Episode 48: Helgi Tomasson

Mary Wood interviews Helgi Tomasson, Artistic Director and Principal Choreographer

Helgi presented an overview of the 78th Season, pointing out highlights such as the world premiere ballets and San Francisco ballet premieres. He discussed the evening’s ballet, Giselle, and how important he feels it is for the repertoire of the company, as well as for the growth of the ballerinas who portray the title role. He expressed his excitement over the upcoming company premiere of Coppelia, and what an important addition it is to the repertoire.

Header Image: Helgi Tomasson leads company class // © Erik Tomasson

Categories: Listen, Meet the Artist

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