The dance scene is teeming with spectacular shows this season including the US premiere of Kaija Saariaho's ballet at Miller Theatre; new choreography to compositions by David Lang at the Guggenheim; and world premieres by Lang at the New York City Ballet and Gabriela Lena Frank in collaboration with Ballet Hispanico. Meanwhile, the National Ballet of Canada in Toronto presents North American premieres of two ballets with music by Joby Talbot, and Lera Auerbach's highly acclaimed The Little Mermaid returns to San Francisco this spring.
April 30 - May 7, 2011
Lera Auerbach, The Little Mermaid
San Francisco Ballet
Choreography by John Neumeier
Watch a video preview on the San Francisco Ballet website
June 4 - 25, 2011
Joby Talbot, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - North American premiere
The National Ballet of Canada in
New choreography by Christopher Wheeldon
National Ballet of Canada website
For a complete listing of Music Sales dance performances this season, click here.