Performances - Signature Productions

The universal language of dance opens a planet's worth of possibilities for bringing people around the globe together.

Beyond the Land of Sweets

Sherene Melania's Beyond the Land of Sweets™ shakes up the holiday magic! Hailed as "An exquisite holiday delight, you don't want to miss!" A lively spin-off of the cherished Nutcracker Ballet, Clara travels around the globe, celebrating holiday traditions across cultures. An enchanted trip to Whoville, dancing reindeer and Tinsel the Tree, make this the perfect family-friendly show. The fully narrated production will be presented at the Herbst Theatre as a 3pm Matinee on Sunday, December 2, 2018. Costumes for this production have been primarily created by the artists of the Mariinsky Theatre, Saint Petersburg, Russia.

December 2, 2018 at 3pm | Herbst Theatre
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Dancing Across Cultures™

A perfect exposé of San Francisco's enchanting multi-cultural mosaic. It provides not only an artistic bridge, but also an emotional bridge to diverse worlds that audiences can easily dance across—to understand, master, and thereby enrich their lives, annually presented at San Francisco's Palace of Fine Arts, SF War Memorial Opera House, and around the SF Bay Area.

May 6, 2019 | San Francisco War Memorial Opera House
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2 Free Shows (9:30am or 11:00am)
Video Promo (Coming Soon)

The Little Lantern Ballet®

A full-length storybook ballet with a powerful message about the spirit and result of collaboration. Audiences have enjoyed the opportunity to Discover the Magic and Experience the Light! Original libretto, choreography, music, choral and narration available in multiple languages. The Little Lantern® is a co- production of PDT, Zawaya, and Mesopotamian Night with permission of the Ghassan Kanafani Cultural Foundation.

June 1st, 2019

20th Anniversary Celebration

PRESIDIO DANCE THEATRE, named "Best Dance Company in the Bay Area" by SF Weekly and recipient of numerous awards, including Nickelodeon TV's "Best Artsy Program in the Bay Area," invites you to our 20-year anniversary celebration.

With performances from dancers of all ages, this family-friendly event is a multicultural mosaic of dance, celebrating cultural diversity and inspiring human connection through the artistry of dance. Awarded KRON TV's Best of the Bay Award for Best Dance Studio, you will not want to miss this spectacular live show!

Created by PDT Artistic Director Sherene Melania, the evening features a mixed media presentation and live dance performances in one of San Francisco's most stunning venues, the Palace of Fine Arts.

Since its founding 20 years ago, PDT has trained thousands of students and performed for hundreds of thousands of spectators across the globe.

Come celebrate our past, experience our present and imagine our future!

Black tie optional.

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