San Jose Dance Theatre premiered The Firebird on May 25, 2019, which is based on the classic Russian Fairytale brought to life through Stravinsky’s famous score with world premiere of original choreography by Artistic Director, Linda Hurkmans. This repertory program also featured Petipa’s classic ballet, Paquita, with guest artists David Fonnegra and Mariana Zschoerper as well as original classical and contemporary dance.

In 2020, San Jose Dance Theatre will perform The Firebird again, as well as excerpts from Sleeping Beauty.

Photo credits: Pankaj Bhargava and Abhishek Ahluwalia