Our dancers travel far and wide over the summer break, and Principal Dancer Yuan Yuan Tan is no exception — she’s been in Germany this past week performing in the Hamburg Ballett’s Nijinksy Gala! Here’s a peek into what she’s been up to…
Yuan Yuan with Hamburg Ballet's Thiago Bordin, with whom she performed an extract from John Neumeier's "Now and Then" in the gala!
Yuan Yuan with John Neumeier at his home
After the gala with Guillaume Côté and Heather Ogden of the National Ballet of Canada and their Artistic Director, Karen Kain (fact: the role that Yuan Yuan, far left, had just danced in "Now and Then" was originally created for Karen)
Yuan Yuan spotted SFB Artistic Director Helgi (far right) after the gala!
Yuan Yuan with John Neumeier and SF Ballet physician Dr. Richard Gibbs