2016/17 Season: Don't miss Smuin's bold and original 23rd season. Photo by Thomas Krappitz.

Subscribe to the 2016/17 Season

This year, as Smuin enters its 23rd year, the Company remains committed to presenting groundbreaking work, offering you an experience of ballet that is entertaining, evocative, and original.

We are delighted to bring you a blend of beloved Smuin favorites, introduce the work of new and inventive choreographers, and unveil several world premieres.

Season highlights:

  • Michael Smuin’s powerful work Stabat Mater called “one of the most beautiful ballets of the choreographer’s career” (San Francisco Chronicle)
  • Stanton Welch’s Indigo, a spectacular showcase of technique and athleticism
  • Amy Seiwert’s Broken Open returns with captivating sights and sounds
  • WORLD PREMIERES: celebrated choreographer Trey McIntyre pays tribute to the Summer of Love • Garrett Ammon and Nicole Haskins tackle classical scores to contemporary, adventurous movement
  • It’s not the holidays in the Bay Area without the wildly popular tradition, The Christmas Ballet, offering new and unexpected additions

Subscribe to Smuin’s 2016/17 season by July 1!
Call 415-912-1899 or order online:

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Starting at $147 at the Bay Area venue of your choice, subscribe to all three exciting programs:

  • Dance Series 01
  • Dance Series 02
  • The Christmas Ballet
    Special offer: Add on the 2017 Choreography Showcase for $30.

Top Reasons to Subscribe

  1. Discounted tickets. Save 15% on regular tickets when you subscribe, plus 15% off any extra tickets.
  2. Flexible ticket exchanges. Change of plans? We got you covered. Swap your tickets for any other date in the same program and never pay exchange fees. Subject to availability.
  3. Best seats in the house. Be the first in line for the best seats for the hottest holiday show, The Christmas Ballet, plus other fabulous programs. We guarantee you the same seats from season to season when you renew.
  4. Be a part of the family. Support Smuin and witness the magic behind the curtain at special events while mingling with Smuin dancers and choreographers.

San Francisco

Dance Series 01 takes place at:
Palace of Fine Arts
3301 Lyon Street, San Francisco

The Christmas Ballet and Dance Series 02 take place at:
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
700 Howard Street, San Francisco

Step 1: Subscribe to Dance Series 01

South Bay

Mountain View Center for the Arts
500 Castro Street, Mountain View

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Mountain View Weeknights
The Christmas Ballet:

Thursday, December 8, 2016 • 8:00PM

Dance Series 01:
Thursday, March 2, 2017 • 8:00PM†

Dance Series 02:
Friday, May 5, 2017 • 8:00PM*

†Pre-Show talk at 7:30PM. Artistic Director Celia Fushille offers a behind-the-scenes discussion on the program.

*Meet and Greet. Immediately following the program, audiences have the chance to meet and mingle with the Smuin dancers in the lobby.


Mountain View Fridays
The Christmas Ballet:

December 9, 2016 • 8:00PM

Dance Series 01:
March 3, 2017 • 8:00PM*

Dance Series 02:
May 5, 2017 • 8:00PM*

*Meet and Greet. Immediately following the program, audiences have the chance to meet and mingle with the Smuin dancers in the lobby.


Mountain View Saturday Matinees
The Christmas Ballet:

December 10, 2016 • 2:00PM

Dance Series 01:
March 4, 2017 • 2:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 6, 2017 • 2:00PM


Mountain View Saturday Evenings
The Christmas Ballet:

December 10, 2016 • 8:00PM

Dance Series 01:
March 4, 2017 • 8:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 6, 2017 • 8:00PM†

†Pre-Show talk at 7:30PM. Artistic Director Celia Fushille offers a behind-the-scenes discussion on the program.


Mountain View Sundays
The Christmas Ballet:

December 11, 2016 • 2:00PM

Dance Series 01:
March 5, 2017 • 2:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 7, 2017 • 2:00PM

East Bay

Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek

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Walnut Creek Fridays
Dance Series 01:

September 23, 2016 • 8:00PM*

The Christmas Ballet:
November 18, 2016 • 8:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 12, 2017 • 8:00PM*

*Meet and Greet. Immediately following the program, audiences have the chance to meet and mingle with the Smuin dancers in the lobby.


Walnut Creek Saturdays
Dance Series 01:

September 24, 2016 • 2:00PM

The Christmas Ballet:
November 19, 2016 • 2:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 13, 2017 • 2:00PM†

†Pre-Show talk at 1:15PM. Artistic Director Celia Fushille offers a behind-the-scenes discussion on the program.

Monterey Peninsula

Sunset Center
San Carlos Street at 9th Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea

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Carmel Fridays
The Christmas Ballet:

December 2, 2016 • 8:00PM

Dance Series 01:
March 24, 2017 • 8:00PM*

Dance Series 02:
June 2, 2017 • 8:00PM*

*Meet and Greet. Immediately following the program, audiences have the chance to meet and mingle with the Smuin dancers in the lobby.


Carmel Saturdays
The Christmas Ballet:

December 3, 2016 • 2:00PM

Dance Series 01:
March 25, 2017 • 2:00PM

Dance Series 02:
June 3, 2017 • 2:00PM†

†Pre-Show talk at 1:15PM. Artistic Director Celia Fushille offers a behind-the-scenes discussion on the program.

Step 2: Subscribe to The Christmas Ballet & Dance Series 02
San Francisco Thursdays
Dance Series 01:

September 29, 2016 • 8:00PM†

The Christmas Ballet:
December 15, 2016 • 8:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 25, 2017 • 8:00PM†

†Pre-Show talk at 7:15PM. Artistic Director Celia Fushille offers a behind-the-scenes discussion on the program.


San Francisco Fridays
Dance Series 01:

September 30, 2016 • 8:00PM*

The Christmas Ballet:
December 16, 2016 • 8:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 19, 2017 • 8:00PM*

 *Meet and Greet. Immediately following the program, audiences have the chance to meet and mingle with the Smuin dancers in the lobby.


San Francisco Saturday Matinees
Dance Series 01:

October 1, 2016 • 2:00PM

The Christmas Ballet:
December 17, 2016 • 2:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 20, 2017 • 2:00PM


San Francisco Saturday Evenings
Dance Series 01:

October 1, 2016 • 8:00PM

The Christmas Ballet:
December 17, 2016 • 8:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 20, 2017 • 8:00PM


San Francisco Sundays
Dance Series 01:

October 2, 2016 • 2:00PM

The Christmas Ballet:
December 18, 2016 • 2:00PM

Dance Series 02:
May 21, 2017 • 2:00PM