Festival Napa Valley Presents: Dance Gala Featuring: San Francisco Ballet

Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theater

July 27, 2018
Hosted by: Festival Napa Valley
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Price: $69-99

One of the worlds great dance companies, the San Francisco Ballet, returns to Napa Valley for the annual Dance Gala, an event that invariably ranks among the festival highlights. Americas oldest professional ballet company, San Francisco Ballet created the first American productions of Swan Lake and Nutcracker, and over the decades has commissioned and premiered ballets by some of the worlds top choreographers,among them William Forsythe, Mark Morris and Christopher Wheeldon. Shaped byArtistic Director and Principal Choreographer Helgi Tomasson since 1985, the company has become what The New York Times called one of the worlds most important vehicles for new ballet choreography, performing new and classic works with unerring finesse and passion.