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We need your support.

State Street Ballet is committed to core values of inclusion, open-mindedness, and our mission to make the arts accessible for all. Our innovative programming includes a variety of livestreams, socially-distanced performances, and outdoor activities, providing our dancers the space to move, create, interpret, evolve, and connect with our beloved audience. Thank you for your dedication to our organization. In this era of striking uncertainty, we are stronger than ever with your support.

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VIRTUAL EVENT

Evenings

Our celebrated Studio Series returns, but in a digital format! EVENINGS this year will be a collection of new dance films, shot in various locations around Santa Barbara. Tune in to see our dancers exploring their talents both onscreen and off, and please consider a donation to State Street Ballet on this Giving Tuesday. 

 Tuesday, December 1, 2020; 7:15 pm
 YouTube and Facebook
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Photo: Andre Yew


COMMUNITY EVENT

The Nutcracker

Celebrate the magic of the holidays from the comfort of your home, with this special recording of our 2019 performance of The Nutcracker! State Street Ballet, Gustafson Dance, and the Opera San Luis Obispo Grand Orchestra delight like never before, in the magical setting of The Granada Theatre. 

 Available online, December 19 - 31
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Photo: Montecito Photo & Design


DANCER SPOTLIGHT

Marika Kobayashi

Marika is from Kumagaya, Japan and won the "Grand Prix" and "Most Promising Female" awards at the Elmhurst School for Dance in the United Kingdom. She joined State Street Ballet in 2015 and has performed the leading roles of Clara and the Sugar Plum Fairy in The Nutcracker and the dual roles of Odette/Odile as a Principal Guest Artist with Fresno Ballet Theatre.

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Photo: Andre Yew


Touring Productions: 2021-22

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 look forward to bringing our work to all communities, large and small.

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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

Touring Show

Chaplin

Touring Show

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

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The Jungle Book

Touring Show

The Jungle Book

Touring Show

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

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Carmen

Touring Show

Carmen

Touring Show

Inspired by Georges Bizet’s blazingly popular score, this original production has won the hearts of audiences from coast to coast.

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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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