Yuri Possokhov's, Firebird is part of the San Francisco Ballet's Program 3 triple-bill this season.
Firefird is one of the Company's most popular ballets. It is set to Stavinsky's soaring score and is absolutely captivating and beautiful.
The program also includes Christopher Wheeldon't Ghosts, which recently wowed London fans and critics, alike. The London Independent said, "Ghosts is original and astonishingly atmospheric...utterly gripping."
The program concludes with the spellbinding classis, The Kingdomm of the Shades from La Bayadere, Act II. This is not only a beautiful ballet, but a large-scale work with a cast of over 30 dancers.
The running time for this program is 2 hours 25 minutes, with two intermissions. Tickets and additional information may be found at www.sfballet.org.