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Ballet San Jose at the Napa Valley Festival del Sole Dance Gala, July 19

From Ballet San Jose Music director George Daugherty:

The Dede Wilsey Dance Gala at the Napa Valley Festival del Sole is going to be an INCREDIBLE evening on July 19. Here is the official program and casting. Extraordinary dancers will wow you, the fabulous musicians of the Russian National Orchestra will fill the air with music from the orchestra pit, a long-lost Fokine ballet will come back to the stage, a collection of breathtaking pas de deux and ballets will thrill and move you, and the rolling hills of Napa at sunset in the summertime will enchant you as you hold a perfect glass of locally-produced Napa wine. What more could you want? Please join us!

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Principal Casting for Ballet San Jose’s ‘The Nutcracker’ 2011

Today is the day many Ballet San Jose fans have been waiting for: the Principal casting for BSJ’s 2011 run of The Nutcracker is finally up! (NOTE: Casting is subject to change.)

12/10 (Matinee) – OPEN
Maria/Prince: Karen Gabay/Rudy Candia
Tsarina/Tsar: Mirai Noda/Maykel Solas
Drosselmeyer: Maximo Califano
Mouse King: Damir Emric

12/10 (Evening)
Maria/Prince: Junna Ige/Ramon Moreno
Tsarina/Tsar: Alexsandra Meijer/Jeremy Kovitch
Drosselmeyer: Maximo Califano
Mouse King: Damir Emric

12/11 (Matinee)
Maria/Prince: Junna Ige/Ramon Moreno
Tsarina/Tsar: Alexsandra Meijer/Jeremy Kovitch
Drosselmeyer: Maximo Califano
Mouse King: Damir Emric

12/17 (Matinee)
Maria/Prince: Alexsandra Meijer/Jeremy Kovitch
Tsarina/Tsar: Beth Ann Namey/Maximo Califano
Drosselmeyer: Raymond Rodriguez
Mouse King: James Kopecky

12/17 (Evening)
Maria/Prince: Mirai Noda/Seth Parker
Tsarina/Tsar: Karen Gabay/Rudy Candia
Drosselmeyer: Hao Bo
Mouse King: Maximo Califano

12/18 (Matinee)
Maria/Prince: Karen Gabay/Rudy Candia
Tsarina/Tsar: Mirai Noda/Maykel Solas
Drosselmeyer: Raymond Rodriguez
Mouse King: James Kopecky

12/20
Maria/Prince: Alexsandra Meijer/Jeremy Kovitch
Tsarina/Tsar: Beth Ann Namey/Maximo Califano
Drosselmeyer: Raymond Rodriguez
Mouse King: James Kopecky

12/21 (Matinee)
Maria/Prince: Mirai Noda/Seth Parker
Tsarina/Tsar: Karen Gabay/Rudy Candia
Drosselmeyer: Hao Bo
Mouse King: Maximo Califano

12/22 (Matinee)
Maria/Prince: Junna Ige/Ramon Moreno
Tsarina/Tsar: Alexsandra Meijer/Jeremy Kovitch
Drosselmeyer: Hao Bo
Mouse King: Maximo Califano

12/23 (Matinee) – CLOSE
Maria/Prince: Karen Gabay/Rudy Candia
Tsarina/Tsar: Mirai Noda/Maykel Solas
Drosselmeyer: Maximo Califano
Mouse King: Damir Emric

Pick your shows, ballet fans, and buy your tickets while they’re still available! Call the Box Office at (408) 288-2800, or visit balletsj.org to buy tickets online.

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