April 14, 2024
Performers with the San Diego Ballet. Picture credit score: @sandiegoballet by way of Fb

San Diego Ballet kicks off their season Friday at Liberty Station with a free occasion combining dance, artwork and trend.

Meet the ballet firm’s new and returning dancers, chat with Creative Director Javier Velasco, be taught extra in regards to the upcoming season, which opens later this month.

The occasion, known as “Overture,” is a part of the month-to-month First Friday ARTS DISTRICT celebration. it begins at 6 p.m. with ballet preview performances at 6:30 p.m. and seven:30 p.m. on the Dorothea Laub Dance Place.

There’s a brand new exhibit too, of pictures by Lorraine Triolo, entitled “Individuals Who Look Like Artwork,” on the Mandell Weiss Gallery.

As well as, atone for fall fashions following the dancers’ previews as Canela Images presents the Veteran Couture Style Present, in collaboration with designer Carolina Hernandez and San Diego Ballet performers.

The season’s reveals open Oct. 21-22 on the Joan B. Kroc Theatre in Rolando with Sleeping Magnificence. Vacation favourite The Nutcracker follows on Dec. 16 on the Magnolia in El Cajon.

Subsequent yr The Many Loves of Don Juan involves the Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Middle in La Jolla Feb. 24-25. The season concludes Could 4-5 on the Balboa Theatre with Giselle.

“It’s been enjoyable to combine and match the reveals with the venues this season to see what works finest
with the areas, the dancers and the musicians,” Velasco mentioned. “All of the genres we’re recognized for can be introduced and several other overlap.”

Tickets start from $15 to $20, ranging to $85 (aside from The Nutcracker, which rises to $115.)