San Francisco Ballet - Meet the Artist

San Francisco Ballet - Meet the Artist

Latest Episodes

Betsy Erickson, Ballet Master, on Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella
February 08, 2020

Host Andi Yannone interviews Ballet Master Betsy Erickson and discusses how Cinderella is rehearsed and put together.  In particular, they […]

Kelly Tweeddale, Executive Director, on her First SF Ballet Season
February 06, 2020

Host Andi Yannone interviews Executive Director Kelly Tweeddale.  They talk about her journey to SFB, her initial impressions of the […]

SF Ballet Production Staff on Cinderella
February 05, 2020

Members of the Production Staff discuss the demands of their positions as they “create the magic” of a fairy tale […]

Sofiane Sylve, Principal Dancer, on Shostakovich Trilogy
May 22, 2019

Sofiane Sylve on dancing, teaching, and the Shostakovich Trilogy

Steven D’Amico and Shinji Eshima, Orchestra Members, on Shostakovich Trilogy
May 10, 2019

Retiring Principal Bassist Steven D’Amico is joined by his stand mate Shinji Eshima to discuss their careers, the SF Ballet […]

Carrie Gaiser Casey, PhD, on Alexei Ratmansky’s Chamber Symphony
May 10, 2019

Join Carrie Gaiser Casey, PhD for an in-depth analysis of Alexei Ratmansky’s Chamber Symphony, the centerpiece of his stunning Shostakovich Trilogy. Like […]

Nathaniel Remez, Corps de Ballet, on The Little Mermaid
May 02, 2019

Nathaniel Remez, corps de ballet, discusses his life and career with Senior Manager, Individual Giving, Ari Lipsky, with a special […]

Madison Keesler, Corps de Ballet, on The Little Mermaid
May 01, 2019

Keesler shares her unique perspective on this ballet and her promotion to soloist.

Sasha de Sola and Wei Wang, Principal Dancers, on The Little Mermaid
April 27, 2019

Discover how they prepare to perform Neumeier's dramatic roles.

Tiit Helimets, Principal Dancer, on The Little Mermaid
April 25, 2019

Principal Dancer Tiit Helimets offers an eloquent description of John Neumeier’s The Little Mermaid, and he describes the complicated role […]