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After 10-year career, Vitor Luiz says "Até breve" to SF Ballet

Vitor Luiz takes his final steps on the Opera House stage on Jan 16. >>

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You're Invited to the Ball: Cinderella Trailer

Gorgeous gowns, golden slippers, and true love. >>

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The Price of Attending the Ball

Dress: $3000. Tiara: $150. The Ultimate Fairy Tale Transformation: Priceless. >>

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Who's Who in Wheeldon's Cinderella

Meet our headstrong heroine, dashing prince, and mysterious spirits. >>

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About Christopher Wheeldon's Cinderella

There may be no fairy godmother, but you won't miss her a bit in Wheeldon's Cinderella. >>

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Your Ultimate Guide to Wheeldon's Cinderella

Everything fans of the fairy tale, Christopher Wheeldon, and great shoes needs! >>

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Your Ultimate Guide to the Story Ballet Trio

Three love stories. Three iconic ballets. >>

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Nutcracker Close Up

Discover the beautiful details of Nutcracker's costumes >>

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Willam Christensen's 1944 Nutcracker

The first full-length production in the United States >>

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Helgi Tomasson's 2004 Nutcracker

The largest production SF Ballet has undertaken >>

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The 1986 Christensen/Tomasson Nutcracker

"Lew wanted changes. Now it's up to you to make them work." >>

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Lew Christensen's 1967 Nutcracker

Elegance, opulence, and a winter wonderland >>

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Lew Christensen's 1954 Nutcracker

Featuring designs by children's book illustrator Leonard Weisgard >>

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Color the Nutcracker

Color Your Own King of the Mice, Nutcracker, and Sugarplum Fairy >>

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Tchaikovsky's Dance of Death

The creation of the Sugar Plum Fairy theme >>

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Preparation, Pasta, and Pointe Shoes

Follow two Nutcracker dancers from morning class to curtain call. >>

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Magical Moments with Frances Chung

"Knowing how the magic is created makes it more magical." >>

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Nutcracker By the Numbers

Explore Nutcracker in a new way >>

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Nutcracker's Ribbon Dance

A San Francisco Ballet Nutcracker staple >>

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The Story of Nutcracker

One unforgettable, magical Christmas Eve journey. >>

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Which Nutcracker Character Are You?

Are you a Clara, a Fritz, or the King of the Mice? >>

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Nutcracker's Heaviest Tutu

Wearing this tutu is a workout! >>

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Recognizing Betsy Erickson and Anita Paciotti

This year's Christensen Society Honorees >>

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Mindful Meets Magical: Ballet Book Club

Books, wine, and ballet? I'm in! >>

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The Soldiers of Nutcracker

The toy soldier army in Nutcracker, rank by rank. >>

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Nutcracker Spotify Playlist

Get into the spirit of Nutcracker with our Spotify playlist. >>

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Six Steps to a Dreamy Nutcracker with Kids (with Insider Tips!)

No meltdowns here! Make your Nutcracker memories a dream. >>

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Nutcracker from Backstage

A unique perspective on this holiday classic >>

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Calling All Claras—and Soldiers, Bugs & Buffoons, too!

SF Ballet School wants to reconnect for a special 75th-Anniversary celebration. >>

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Nutcracker Coloring Page

Color your own Sugar Plum Fairy and King of the Mice! >>

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Crossroads: Meet Subscriber Roxane

"Arts, culture, ballet—they enable people to discover something new about themselves" >>

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Your Ultimate Guide to Nutcracker

The quintessential holiday classic, SF Ballet style >>

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The Rodent Royalty of Nutcracker

Every good fairy tale needs a good bad guy. >>

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Preview SF Ballet's 2020 Season

Classical and Contemporary. Comedy and Tragedy. Mindful and Magical. Audience and Artist. >>

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A Wartime Nutcracker

Lew, Lincoln, Vaudeille, and what it took to get Nutcracker onstage in 1944 >>

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America's First Snow Queen

Celebrating Jocelyn Vollmar >>

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