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SF Ballet Student Matinee performances share the joy of dance with almost 6,000 schoolchildren each year.
Principal Dancer Angelo Greco discusses how he first encountered Don Quixote, what he enjoys about this ballet, and his love to […]
Principal Dancer Wei Wang discusses his early training in Beijing, how he came to San Francisco Ballet, and the role […]
Artistic Director and Principal Choreographer, Helgi Tomasson reflects on his 34 years as Artistic Director and his commitment to serving […]
Principal Dancer Joseph Walsh chats about his career, Don Quixote, and other upcoming 2019 ballets, including several Unbound works.
Principal Dancer Sasha De Sola engages in a lively discussion about her classical roles, contrasting her preparation for dancing more contemporary parts.
Principal Dancer Mathilde Froustey discusses dancing Kitri in Don Quixote at San Francisco Ballet.
A look behind the scenes at San Francisco Ballet's Don Quixote
Follow the journey of Don Quixote, Sancho, Kitri, and Basilio
Including an intro to its sassy heroine, Spanish setting, and of course, its donkey.
Classical ballets are populated with all kinds of mystical creatures: sylphs, wilis, nymphs, shades, driads. If it’s a female supernatural […]
Join Jennie Scholick, PhD for a deep dive into Don Quixote, appearing at San Francisco Ballet in January 2019. Learn about […]
Sparkling wit. Exuberant characters. Show-stopping dancing.
Listen to all your favorite moments from this classic ballet.
One of the distinctive features of Don Quixote’s choreography is the “Kitri jump.” In this step, Kitri jumps into the […]