The Black Iris Project Opens Its Debut Season

The Black Iris Project Opens Its Debut Season

For the past few months, a new ballet collaborative called the Black Iris Project has steadily gained momentum. Founded by choreographer Jeremy McQueen, the project brings together dancers of color from different companies to perform original works about the black...
The Truth About Trainee Programs

The Truth About Trainee Programs

When Kimberly Braylock saw San Francisco Ballet perform three years ago, she decided it was the company for her. She auditioned for the SFB summer intensive, then joined the school at age 17, with her eyes set on a place in the corps. Although she didn’t get the...