18-19 season pointe shoes for the women of ballet fantastique are generously sponsored by BFan angel dianna pounder
18-19 season underground afterparty reception sponsor: Stephanie Coats, Keller Williams Realty


2018-2019 Hult Concert Season

 Ballet Fantastique's jim ballard, carolin koepplin, and gustavo ramirez photo: bob williams + stephanie urso  TICKETS // INFO

Ballet Fantastique's jim ballard, carolin koepplin, and gustavo ramirez
photo: bob williams + stephanie urso
TICKETS // INFO

Fall 2018:  Oct 19-21

The Downtown Athletic Club Presents

As You Like It:
A Wild West Ballet

Live saloon honkytonk piano: Nathalie Fortin


SORENG THEATER, HULT CENTER, EUGENE (OR)

Lovers in disguise, troubadours in trouble, and cowboy reinvention: BFan’s rambunctious all-original wild west spin on one of Shakespeare’s sweetest romantic comedies, with live honkytonk saloon piano.

 

 Ballet Fantastique's jim ballard, Hannah bontrager, tracy fuller, and gustavo ramirez photo: bob williams + stephanie urso  TICKETS // INFO

Ballet Fantastique's jim ballard, Hannah bontrager, tracy fuller, and gustavo ramirez
photo: bob williams + stephanie urso
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Holiday 2018: Dec. 14-16

Alpha IT presents

WORLD PREMIERE:
Babes in Toyland


LIVE MUSIC: Swing Shift Orchestra

SORENG THEATER, HULT CENTER, EUGENE (OR)

Ballet Fantastique reimagines Victor Herbert’s lost holiday fairytale classic with retro-glam new choreography, wit, and whimsy to the live music of Swing Shift Orchestra.

 

 Ballet Fantastique's CAROLIN KOEPPLIN, GUSTAVO RAMIREZ, and TRACY FULLER photo: bob williams + stephanie urso  TICKETS // INFO

Ballet Fantastique's CAROLIN KOEPPLIN, GUSTAVO RAMIREZ, and TRACY FULLER
photo: bob williams + stephanie urso
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Winter 2019: Mar. 1-3

The Odyssey: The Ballet


LIVE MUSIC: Live looping electric violin: Cullen Vance

SORENG THEATER, HULT CENTER, EUGENE (OR)

BFan presents the return of its fierce and hauntingly beautiful Odyssey, tale of the epic homeward voyage of a great warrior hero. With live looping electric violinist Cullen Vance.


Spring 2019: May 9-12

Banner Bank presents

WORLD PREMIERE:
Cleopatra

LIVE MUSIC: Beats Antique

SORENG THEATER, HULT CENTER, EUGENE (OR)

A sumptuous new ballet telling the story of a Hellenistic queen ruling an Egyptian kingdom in a Roman world, juggling personae to shock, awe, love, rule, and endure. Cleopatra is decadent romance, fierce political intrigue, and BFan’s most boldly extravagant new art in history, set to the original music of international blockbuster musicians Beats Antique, live.


 Ballet fantastique's ashley bontrager  photo: bob williams  Tickets // info

Ballet fantastique's ashley bontrager
photo: bob williams
Tickets // info

Fri. Oct. 26, 2018

BFan's 4th Annual
Gala Masquerade: 

Caesar's Palace

DOWNTOWN ATHLETIC CLUB

A night of Roman revelry and bacchic merrymaking // Togas encouraged, masks optional // BFan's biggest fundraising event of the season!

(almost sold out)

 

 ballet fantastique's jim ballard as the mad hatter and hannah bontrager as alice in the open barre preview for alice in wonderland, remix (city center for dance, 2018) // photo: stephanie Urso

ballet fantastique's jim ballard as the mad hatter and hannah bontrager as alice in the open barre preview for alice in wonderland, remix (city center for dance, 2018) // photo: stephanie Urso

2018-2019 OPEN BARRE SERIES

As You Like It Open Barre: Oct. 10
Odyssey Open Barre: Feb. 20
Cleopatra Open Barre: May 1

6:30 pm: Wine tasting + meet & greet
7–8 pm: Open rehearsal with the artists + musicians + AMA ("ask me anything!") with Donna + Hannah

$10 at the door or free for BFan 18-19 season subscribers
Please RSVP with your number of guests to: 541-342-4611 or events@balletfantastique.org