"Congratulations SFYBA Level VI dancers Sophia Angelopolous, Ella Fujikawa, & Hiroka Nagai who will attend ABT Summer Intensive together 2013! Congratulations ALL those level V & VI dancers who were accepted to Joffrey, Gelsey Kirkland, & SAB for summer 2013 as well!"
Welcome To SFYBA
San Francisco Youth Ballet Academy was founded in 1999 to share the joy of classical ballet with children. We provide a
disciplined and nurturing environment in which to study. Our curriculum is designed to offer professional ballet training
for those who wish to pursue ballet as a career, but more importantly, to offer the beauty of classical ballet to all students and teach them skills that will enrich their daily lives. At SFYBA, the unique teaching methods and philosophies promote teamwork and encourage individual creativity.
The syllabus, which incorporates French and Russian ballet techniques, develops flexibility, coordination, increases memory and promotes physical fitness. The consistent class structure focuses on respect for others and for the art of
View highlights from Spring 2012 performance of Swan Lake
San Francisco Youth Ballet Presents "Coppelia"
Saturday, June 1, 2013 @ 3pm Sunday, June 2, 2013 @ 3pm At Mercy High School Theater, 3250 19th Ave. San Francisco (Across from Stonestown Galleria Mall)
"Coppelia" is a wonderfully enchanting story, perfect for young audiences! A beautiful doll sits posed on a balcony reading, and a boy named Franz falls deeply in love with her believing she is a real girl. Franz's fiancé, Swanhilda discovers his infatuation. Swanhilda uncovers the dolls identity and hysterical chaos ensues! All is soon forgiven and the ballet concludes with a beautiful wedding celebration.
Set to the melodic score of composer Leo Delibe, you will not want to miss this family favorite.
View hightlights from the past Spring performance: