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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
Synopsis of the Tomasson/Possokhov Don Quixote
What is it? This ballet is pure fun. Inspired by Cervantes’ famous (and very long) novel, the ballet Don Quixote […]
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 […]
Reserve Don Quixote Tickets Header image: Sarah Van Patten in Tomasson/Possokhov’s Don Quixote // © Erik Tomasson
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One of the distinctive features of Don Quixote’s choreography is the “Kitri jump.” In this step, Kitri jumps into the […]
The first half of SF Ballet’s 2019 Season includes Don Quixote, The Sleeping Beauty, and two programs of three shorter […]