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25th Anniversary

A Sterling Year of Performances & Events

Our season at The Granada opens with a stunning Triple Bill: American Masters. Produced in association with the Santa Barbara Choral Society and orchestra, featuring Aaron Copland’s Appalachian SpringLeonard Bernstein’s Chichester PsalmsMorten Lauridsen’s Lux Aeterna, and choreography by Willian Soleau, this tour-de-force production showcases arts collaboration at its best. It’s an experience to be cherished. 

In December, we’re joined by Opera San Luis Obispo Grand Orchestra, the students of Gustafson Dance, and a local children’s choir for the annual community favorite, The Nutcracker at The Granada. Our spring performance, Sleeping Beauty, is a world premiere and the newest story ballet in our Family Series.. 

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HELP SUPPORT!

NUTCRACKER ORCHESTRA FUND

Give the gift of live music and support the Nutcracker Orchestra Fund! Help us bring Tchaikovsky's iconic music to life at the Granada Theatre for this annual holiday favorite. Special perks await donations of all sizes as we strive to reach our goal of $30,000!

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UPCOMING PERFORMANCE

The Nutcracker

This beloved holiday tradition delights audiences of all ages, and features the Opera San Luis Obispo Grand Orchestra, and the students of Gustafson Dance. 

 Saturday, December 21, 2019; 2:00 pm
 Saturday, December 21, 2019; 7:30 pm
 Sunday, December 22, 2019; 2:00 pm
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Photo: Rose Eichenbaum


UPCOMING PERFORMANCE

Sleeping Beauty

A modern take on a favorite fairytale, this new full-length ballet combines original choreography with classical elements, set to Tchaikovsky's celebrated score. One night only! 

 Saturday, March 14, 2020; 7:30 pm
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Photo: David Bazemore


DANCER SPOTLIGHT

Emma Matthews

Emma attended the Rock School for Dance Education, was a finalist in the women's senior classical division at Youth America Grand Prix, and received the Silver Medal at the NJ Youth Festival Ballet Gala. She performed principal roles with Nashville Ballet II before joining State Street Ballet in 2018.

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Photo: Eric Bateman


Touring Productions: 2020-21

State Street Ballet goes on tour for two months every season, bringing original dance and education programs to theaters and schools around the world. With standing ovations from China to Chile, and a 90% rebooking rate, we are very proud of our past touring successes and we eagerly look forward to future adventures.

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Ballroom

Touring Show

Ballroom

Touring Show

Travel back in time to the grace and style of the Ballroom era!

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Chaplin

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Chaplin

Touring Show

A spellbinding journey through the intricate mind and creative genius that was Charlie Chaplin.

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The Jungle Book

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The Jungle Book

Touring Show

A dazzling adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s classic collection of wonderful stories.

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Cinderella

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Cinderella

Touring Show

The world’s most beloved fairy-tale comes to life through dance, music, and theatrical magic!

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The Nutcracker

Touring Show

The Nutcracker

Touring Show

No holiday season is complete without a trip to the theatre to see The Nutcracker!

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