Press

2022

September

Peninsula Ballet Theatre joins with Masterworks Chorale for hypnotic performance
By David Bratman 
The Daily Journal

Bay Area classical scene heats up as new seasons take form

By Georgia Rowe

Marin Independent Journal

Carmina Burana highlighted on KDFC Radio

Peninsula Ballet Theatre to Present CARMINA BURANA This Month

by Blair Ingenthron
Broadway World

DJ Q&A
Executive Director Christine Leslie Shares About Opening Weekend And What Lies Beyond.

By Susan Cohn
The Daily Journal

Peninsula Ballet Theatre: ‘Carmina Burana’

Datebook

August

New Production of CARMINA BURANA Comes To The Peninsula Ballet Theatre In September
by Stephi Wild

Broadway World

 

Carmina Burana launches PBT 55th Anniversary
Press Release

PBT Announces 2022-23 Season
Press Release

 

PBT 2022-23 Season Calendar

July

Yay for Peninsula Ballet

The Daily Journal: Letter to the Editor

 
Peninsula International Dance Festival this weekend in San Mateo
The Daily Journal 
Peninsula International Dance Festival
Patch
Bay Area arts: 7 cool live shows to catch this weekend
by Randy Mcmullen
Mercury News
Peninsula International Dance Festival
San Francisco Datebook
UPDATED Peninsula International Dance Festival Press Release
June
Peninsula International Dance Festival Set For Next Month
by Stephi Wild
Broadway World
Peninsula International Dance Festival
Press Release
April

Announcement: Peninsula International Dance Festival

 
February

Pirouette 'n' sweat

by Sophia Markoulakis

Punch Magazine

 

2021

December

5 Must-See Holiday Performances in the Bay Area

Video | Article

Red Curtain Addict

Bay Area ballerina’s double life balances rocket science with dance
by Joshua Kosman
San Francisco Chronicle Datebook

 

On Their Toes Again
Climate Online Redwood City

 
November

#BayAreaArtsTogether

American Theatre

BroadwayWorld

San Francisco Arts Monthly

 

Arts & Culture: Stepping Up

A creative couple links up with Peninsula Ballet Theatre to devise a hip-hop Nutcracker— and draw new audiences.

Nob Hill Gazette by by Anh-Minh Le

August

Peninsula Ballet Theatre Announces 2021-22 Season
Press Release

 

2020

December

George Koster Voices of the Community Podcast
Episode 33: Peninsula Ballet Theatre

November

Performing arts companies in San Mateo County adapt to pandemic

San Mateo Daily Journal

Performing arts groups surviving pandemic’s challenges
San Francisco Examiner

October 

World Ballet Day - Press Release

From a Seat in the Back of the House to Center Stage: Redwood Shores resident Yan Zhang talks about following her dream of dance and Peninsula Ballet Theatre.
The Daily Journal

August

Virtual Class FAQ

COVID-19 UPDATE: Keep the Arts Alive on the Peninsula

June

June 9th Planning Commission Study Session for Concar Passage

May

Cancellation of performances scheduled for March 27-29 at San Francisco’s Presidio Theatre

March

Coronavirus: Despite closures, Bay Area businesses bring books, cocktails and dance classes to customers’ homes - San Jose Mercury

Announcement regarding COVID-19

January

Cabaret: Love Songs – Press Release

2019

December

Bringing the Nutcracker to the masses: Peninsula Ballet Theatre to share classic ballet with all ages – The Daily Journal

 

September

Cabaret: Hot October Nights – Press Release

June

Giselle – Press Release

March

Carnival of the Animals – Press Release

January

Cabaret: Love Songs – Press Release

2018

March

Residents weigh in on housing proposal – The Daily Journal
"Several dancers with the Peninsula Ballet Theatre joined the organization’s ballet mistress Nina Baratova-Amato in advocating for the nonprofit to be included in the development’s plans."

New development puts longtime dance theatre’s future in jeopardy – Mercury News

2017

December 

Dance: Moving 'Nutcracker' 200 years into a hip-hop future – Mercury News

The Hip-Hop Cinderella Experience – The Dragon 

November

Peninsula Ballet Theatre dancers perform hip-hop version of 'The Nutcracker' – ABC Channel 7 News and Video

June

PBT Announces New Artistic Director – Press Release

2015

August

PBT participates in city-wide San Mateo Yard Sale – The Daily Journal

2014

November

Nutcracker performer returns to her roots: Anna Maravelias wants to use dance to help those struggling emotionally – The Daily Journal

2013

July

Back Home with Ballet  – Kristine Elliott

2012

December

‘Nutcracker’: A family tradition – The Daily Journal

August

Peninsula Ballet Theatre, Broadway By The Bay partner up to preserve youth theatre – Youth Theatre Conservatory


PBT Youth Theatre Conservatory – Media Release

2011

December

Nutcracker – Dance Commentary by Heather Desaulniers

Art Exhibition Debora Crosby Collage – San Mateo County Times


Reporter’s Notebook – The Daily Journal

November

Peninsula Ballet Theatre Preps for Nutcracker Performance – San Mateo Patch

September

Four Shows Celebrate Local Artists – Burlingame Patch

 

April

Peter Pan A visual and musical treat – The Daily Journal

2010

December

Nutcracker – Dance Blitz

 

April

Sunday SnapShot: Apprentice – Dance Advantage

 

May

Peninsula Ballet Theatre’s New Move – Daily Journal staff

 

2009

December

A holiday must for dance lovers – The Daily Journal

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