State Street Ballet: Events & Performances

2019-20 Season Performances

The Nutcracker

img Photo: Rose Eichenbaum    

State Street Ballet brings this annual holiday favorite to the grandeur of The Granada Theatre. Featuring the Opera San Luis Obispo Grand Orchestra, and the talented students of Gustafson Dance alongside our professional dancers, this is the perfect way to celebrate the magic of the holiday season. Through virtuosic dancing, opulent sets and costumes, and brilliant comedic moments, the beloved story of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince always delights audiences of all ages. Three performances only!

Choreography by Rodney Gustafson
Additional Choreography by Marina Fliagina, Gary McKenzie, Cecily MacDougall, Megan Philipp
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conducted by Brian Asher Alhadeff

 Saturday, December 21, 2019; 2:00 pm
 Saturday, December 21, 2019; 7:30 pm
 Sunday, December 22, 2019; 2:00 pm
  The Granada Theatre
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2019-20 Season Performances

Sleeping Beauty

img Photo: David Bazemore    

A modern take on a favorite fairytale, Sleeping Beauty is the newest story ballet in our Family Series. Performed to Tchaikovsky's celebrated score, this is a full-length world premiere, combining classical elements with updated choreography and motifs. Appropriate for audiences of all ages, this joyful production features intricately designed sets, visionary costumes, and virtuosic dancing that has become symbolic of the classical ballet repertoire. An evening to be enjoyed by all! 

 Saturday, March 14, 2020; 7:30 pm
  The Granada Theatre
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Events & Performances