California Ballet Newsletter – Spring 2014

April 26th, Saturday, 2014, 9:32 pm

Spring 2014 – Vol. 21 No. 4 Welcome to the first digital edition of Our Pointe! California Ballet’s newsletter has finally joined the online world. So curl up with your iPad, smartphone, or computer and enjoy saving some trees while you learn about the laters goings-on at California Ballet. Sleeping Beauty – Unabashedly Romantic Waltzing…

Getting to Know Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty

April 5th, Saturday, 2014, 9:32 pm

A lovely princess is cursed to die an early death by an offended evil fairy. Her spell is softened by a good fairy, and the would-be demise becomes a deep sleep. After 100 years of slumber, a prince fights his way to the Princess, kisses her awake, and the two live happily ever after. Sounds…

Blood, Fangs, and Death . . . No Tutus: California Ballet’s Dracula

October 24th, Wednesday, 2012, 9:39 pm


The mythos of the vampire has been around for countless centuries, in countless cultures, in countless forms. From creatures who drink blood, to demons from hell, the vampire has held a place in human superstitions and mythology across the world. Most people associate the vampire with Romania – specifically Transylvania – and this is largely…

California Ballet’s Complete History, Abridged!

July 6th, Friday, 2012, 11:23 pm


So far in our 45 in 45 fundraiser, we’ve raised just shy of $1,000. It’s a start, but we’ve still got a long way to go! If you’re wondering what we’re raising money for, take a look at this Abridged history of California Ballet, and you’ll see the legacy and staying power of the 5th…

California Ballet’s 45 in 45

July 2nd, Monday, 2012, 4:23 pm


California Ballet needs to raise $45,000 in 45 days, and we need your help to do it. California Ballet Company is turning 45! Can you believe it? We have special needs this year and in order to make our 45th Sapphire Anniversary Season a success we’re putting together a special team to help us meet those needs:…