Dates and Times

Apr 10, 2012 08:00 PM

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Granada Theatre

Ballet de Geneve

Santa Barbara Debut

Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève

Philippe Cohen, Artistic Director

Choreography by Benjamin Millepied, New York City Ballet principal and Black Swan choreographer

“Mr. Millepied’s ballet has craft, discipline and a welcome energy.” The New York Times

“This Swiss company has a rich, century-long history exceptionally supple ballet-trained dancers.” The New York Times

Arts & Lectures is thrilled to bring the Santa Barbara debut of Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève, the world-renowned Swiss company that is rarely seen outside of Europe. The engagement will feature Les Sylphides and Spectre de la Rose by acclaimed New York City Ballet dancer and choreographer Benjamin Millepied, “among the most skilled ballet makers working today” (The New York Times), who is widely known for his work in the Academy Award-winning film Black Swan.

General Public $38.00 – $48.00
UCSB Students $20.00

For tickets or more information:
(805) 893-3535


An event of The Anne & Michael Towbes Dance Series

Generously supported by the Albert and Elaine Borchard Foundation

Le Spectre de la Rose
Choreography by Benjamin Millepied
Music by Carl Maria von Weber

Les Sylphides
Choreography by Benjamin Millepied
Music by Frédéric Chopin

Choreography by Benjamin Millepied
Music by Philip Glass

Community Dance Class
Mon, Apr 16 / 5:30 PM / Gustafson School of Dance
2285 Las Positas Road, SB
Co-presented with Santa Barbara Dance Alliance
Reservations: (805) 966-6950