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Event Series Event Series: Ballet22: Juntos

Ballet22: Juntos

July 29, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

$20 – $100

Ballet22 Summer season with performances of Juntos.

The program includes excerpts of classical ballets that honor the technique and history of ballet, contemporary works re-envisioned for an all mxn and non-binary cast, as well as a world premiere. Repertoire includes Don Quixote Grand Pas de DeuxLa Sylphide Grand Pas de DeuxJuntos by Joshua A. Stayton, and new works by Fernando Ramos and Natasha Adorlee.

Founded in 2020 by Roberto Vega Ortiz and Theresa Knudson, Ballet22 exists to push the boundaries of what is possible in ballet while focusing on producing and presenting works, ranging from classical to contemporary ballet, that break gender normative traditions, specifically by presenting men, mxn, and non-binary artists “en pointe.”

Since its founding, Ballet22 has commissioned seven new ballets that contribute to representation in the ballet world. Named by Dance Magazine as “25 to Watch in 2022,” the company continues to prioritize commissioning works that bring inclusion to the LGBTQ+ community and experience in ballet.

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Date:
July 29, 2022
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Series:
Cost:
$20 – $100
Website:
https://fortmason.org/event/ballet22-summer-season/

Venue

Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center
2 Marina Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
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Ballet22 Summer season with performances of Juntos.

The program includes excerpts of classical ballets that honor the technique and history of ballet, contemporary works re-envisioned for an all mxn and non-binary cast, as well as a world premiere. Repertoire includes Don Quixote Grand Pas de DeuxLa Sylphide Grand Pas de DeuxJuntos by Joshua A. Stayton, and new works by Fernando Ramos and Natasha Adorlee.

Founded in 2020 by Roberto Vega Ortiz and Theresa Knudson, Ballet22 exists to push the boundaries of what is possible in ballet while focusing on producing and presenting works, ranging from classical to contemporary ballet, that break gender normative traditions, specifically by presenting men, mxn, and non-binary artists “en pointe.”

Since its founding, Ballet22 has commissioned seven new ballets that contribute to representation in the ballet world. Named by Dance Magazine as “25 to Watch in 2022,” the company continues to prioritize commissioning works that bring inclusion to the LGBTQ+ community and experience in ballet.

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Details

Date:
July 30, 2022
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Series:
Cost:
$20 – $100
Website:
https://fortmason.org/event/ballet22-summer-season/

Venue

Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center
2 Marina Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94123 United States
+ Google Map