Experience an unforgettable night of elegance and grace at the Petipa Awards Gala, taking place on September 23, 2023 at the historic Herbst Theatre in San Francisco.
For one night only, witness the world’s most renowned and celebrated ballet dancers as they take the stage, including multiple award-winners and principal dancers from leading theaters such as Paris Opera Ballet, Teatro alla Scala, Staatsballett Berlin, Dutch National Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, Compañía Nacional de Danza, and Ballet Astana Opera. From classical to contemporary choreography, the unique program of the gala will showcase a range of works, some of which have never been seen before in the US.
The night will begin with an awards ceremony recognizing distinguished talent and commitment to preserving classical ballet and advancing Marius Petipa’s innovative vision in the art of choreography. The Petipa Heritage Foundation Award is a celebration of the art form and an acknowledgement of the hard work, dedication, and talent of those who have dedicated their lives to preserving and advancing the rich traditions of classical ballet.
As a VIP patron, you will have exclusive access to the ultimate gala experience, including VIP lounge access, an intimate post-performance reception with honored laureates and ballet stars in the elegant green room of the theater, wine and hors d’oeuvre service, and an exclusive photo exhibit in honor of award laureates. This is a rare and unique opportunity to mingle with some of the biggest names in the ballet world.
Don’t miss this extraordinary evening of ballet, conversation, and celebration. Secure your tickets early here for this one-of-a-kind event. Stay tuned for more information and join our mailing list for tickets sale.