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Sandpaper Ballet

Premiere

April 27, 1999

San Francisco Ballet - War Memorial Opera House

San Francisco, California United States

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Choreography
Mark Morris
Music
Leroy Anderson - "Sleigh Ride (Overture)," "The Typewriter," "Trumpeter's Lullaby," "Sarabande," "Balladette," "Jazz Pizzicato," "Jazz Legato," "Fiddle Faddle," "The Girl in Satin," "Song of the Bells," "The Syncopated Clock"
Costume Design
Isaac Mizrahi
Lighting Design
James F. Ingalls
Number of Dancers
25
Runtime
30 min

Details

Sandpaper Ballet is a 25-minute ballet set to music by the 20th century American composer, Leroy Anderson.

Sandpaper Ballet has also been performed by Houston Ballet and Dutch National Ballet.

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