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Friday Nights at the de Young: Swing Music & Ballet Fashion | Golden Gate Park

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Friday, November 2, 2012 - 5:00 pm to 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Programs are free and open to the public, but does not include admission to the museum's galleries

de Young Museum | 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA



Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park

Friday Nights at the de Young is a free weekly after-hours art “happening” in the museum’s public spaces.

The event has a new theme every week, but typically includes an eclectic mix of live music, dance performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demos, hands-on art activities, and more. Plus, the observation tower is open until 8 pm.

Free Museum Admission after 5:30pm
Access to the permanent collection galleries is now free of charge during Friday Nights at the de Young.

Friday, November 2, 2012
Swing Music & Ballet Fashion | Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park

Friday Nights at the de Young: Swing Music & Ballet Fashion | Golden Gate Park       November Artist in Residence:
Frescomania puts the ancient art of fresco center stage, inspired by the Teotihuacan murals on view in the de Young Art of the Americas galleries.

6:30pm Wilsey Court
Chaude Symphonie
, directed by Rebecca Roudman
A high-energy evening that dances from toe-tapping swing to breathtaking virtuosity, this family-friendly concert has something for everyone.

7:00pm Koret Auditorium
Independent curator Brad Rosenstein will give a multimedia presentation, “From Tutu to Haute Couture: Costume and the Ballet,” which combines a brief history of ballet costume with more specific examples from Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance. The program will culminate in a fashion show of costumes from the archives of San Francisco Ballet, modeled by San Francisco Ballet School Trainees.

 


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Cost: FREE*

*Programs are free and open to the public, but does not include admission to the museum's galleries

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Address: 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco, CA
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