September Dance

September offers several exciting dance events including some celebrating significant anniversaries this year.

Smuin Ballet Dance Series 01: September 21-22


Smuin Contemporary Ballet’s 25th anniversary season opens with Dance Series 01, a six-dance bill that honors the past, present and future of this riveting dance troupe.  See details.

FACT/SF "death": September 27-October 13


This year marks the 10th anniversary of FACT/SF, directed by choreographer/dancer Charles Slender-White. In light of such a significant milestone, the company contemplates weighty issues with the premiere of "death", an immersive performance about the experience of losing a loved one.  See more.


Mark Morris Dance Group-Pepperland: Sgt. Pepper at 50-September 28-30


Mark Morris celebrates the 50th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band with an exuberant new dance work that revels in the eccentric charm and joyful optimism of the Beatles' groundbreaking album. Cal Performances presents at Zellerbach Hall, September 28-30.  Learn more.

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