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San Francisco Ballet's popular pre-performance Meet the Artist Interviews (MTAs) spotlight a work to be performed that afternoon/evening. These informative talks feature artists and choreographers in conversation with a moderator and take place before Friday evening and Sunday matinee performances during the San Francisco Ballet season.

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San Francisco Ballet's popular pre-performance Meet the Artist Interviews (MTAs) spotlight a work to be performed that afternoon/evening. These informative talks feature artists and choreographers in conversation with a moderator and take place before Friday evening and Sunday matinee performances during the San Francisco Ballet season.

    SF Ballet Soloist Julia Rowe

    SF Ballet Soloist Julia Rowe

    SF Ballet Soloist Julia Rowe talks with Associate Director of Education Jasmine Yep Huynh on May 5, 2024 about Swan Lake as part of the 2024 Season.



    Like what you heard? Subscribe to our Meet the Artist podcast on Apple Podcasts to access archived episodes and have new ones delivered straight to your devices! Hear more Meet the Artist interviews from the Season here.



    Header Image: Julia Rowe and Cavan Conley in Tomasson's Swan Lake // © San Francisco Ballet, photo by Lindsey Rallo.

    SF Ballet Principal Dancer Nikisha Fogo and Guest Artist Daniel Camargo

    SF Ballet Principal Dancer Nikisha Fogo and Guest Artist Daniel Camargo

    SF Ballet Principal Dancer Nikisha Fogo and Guest Artist Daniel Camargo, Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre, talks with Dance Educator Mary Wood on May 3, 2024 about Swan Lake as part of the 2024 Season.



    Like what you heard? Subscribe to our Meet the Artist podcast on Apple Podcasts to access archived episodes and have new ones delivered straight to your devices! Hear more Meet the Artist interviews from the Season here.



     

    Header Image: Nikisha Fogo and Daniel Camargo in Tomasson's Swan Lake // © San Francisco Ballet, photo by Lindsey Rallo.

    • 22 min
    SF Ballet School Director Grace Holmes

    SF Ballet School Director Grace Holmes

    SF Ballet School Director Grace Maduell Holmes talks with Dance Educator Claire Sheridan about the San Francisco Ballet School and Spring Festival on stage from May 22–24, 2024. Under the combined leadership of SF Ballet School Director Grace Maduell Holmes and Artistic Director Tamara Rojo, the School has a dual mission: to train classical ballet dancers capable of joining the ranks of SF Ballet and other world-renowned companies and to offer young children and adults in the Bay Area an introduction to ballet and the joy of moving to music.



    Like what you heard? Subscribe to our Meet the Artist podcast on Apple Podcasts to access archived episodes and have new ones delivered straight to your devices! Hear more Meet the Artist interviews from the Season here.



    Header Image: Grace Holmes // © Brett Pruitt & East Market Studios

    • 28 min
    Textile Artist Maria Guzmán Capron

    Textile Artist Maria Guzmán Capron

    Textile Artist Maria Guzmán Capron, designer of the Dos Mujeres scenic curtain talks with Dance Educator Jessica Cohen on April 12, 2024 about Dos Mujeres as part of the 2024 Season.



    Like what you heard? Subscribe to our Meet the Artist podcast on Apple Podcasts to access archived episodes and have new ones delivered straight to your devices! Hear more Meet the Artist interviews from the Season here.



    Header Image: Maria Guzmán Capron's curtain for Dos Mujeres // © Photo by Tony Abello.

    SF Ballet Principal Dancer Esteban Hernández

    SF Ballet Principal Dancer Esteban Hernández

    SF Ballet Principal Dancer Esteban Hernández talks with Jennifer French Kovacevich on April 14, 2024 about Dos Mujeres as part of the 2024 Season.



    Like what you heard? Subscribe to our Meet the Artist podcast on Apple Podcasts to access archived episodes and have new ones delivered straight to your devices! Hear more Meet the Artist interviews from the Season here.



    Header Image: Annabelle Lopez Ochoa and San Francisco Ballet rehearsing Lopez Ochoa's Broken Wings // © San Francisco Ballet, photo by Lindsey Rallo

    • 22 min
    SF Ballet Rehearsal Director Tina LeBlanc

    SF Ballet Rehearsal Director Tina LeBlanc

    SF Ballet Rehearsal Director and former SF Ballet Principal Dancer Tina LeBlanc talks with Dance Educator Claire Sheridan on April 7, 2024 about the next@90 Curtain Call, part of the 2024 Season.



    Like what you heard? Subscribe to our Meet the Artist podcast on Apple Podcasts to access archived episodes and have new ones delivered straight to your devices! Hear more Meet the Artist interviews from the Season here.



    Header Image: Tina LeBlanc and Sasha De Sola rehearsing Tomasson's Swan Lake // © Erik Tomasson.



     

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

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