At a glance
Palace of Fine Arts Theatre
3301 Lyon St
San Francisco, CA 94123
TICKETS: $28 - $48
Subscribe to all three Palace of Fine Arts weekends and save 10%
Children 12 and under receive 50% discount for Saturday matinee performances
Group discount of 10% available (10 tickets or more)
Saturday, June 6: 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Sunday, June 7: 4:00 PM
- Near MUNI
- Good for Groups
- Good for Kids
37th Annual San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival Weekend 1
The San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival celebrates the Centennial of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition with a series of thrilling dance performances from around the globe, set in the grand Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, which was built for the historic 1915 World’s Fair. These programs feature dances from China, Europe, Hawai’i, India, Indonesia, Korea, Mali, Mexico, the Middle East, Peru, the Philippines, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, the continental US, and Uzbekistan.
Each weekend’s program is unique, and features performances by different dance companies.
A “classic” Festival program, featuring ten dance performances from around the world.
Performances by: Academy of Danse Libre (European Social Dance), Academy of Hawaiian Arts (Hawaiian Hula), Chinese Performing Arts of America (Chinese Folkloric and Martial Arts), Dunsmuir Scottish Dancers (Scottish Victorian Ballroom), Ensambles Ballet Folklórico de San Francisco (Mexican Folkloric – Oaxaca), Harsanari (Indonesian Sundanese Silat and Jaipongan), Hiyas Philippine Folk Dance Company (Filipino Folkloric – Barrio Fiesta), Jikelele Dance Theater (South African Township Theater), Shabnam Shirvani (Middle Eastern and US Belly Dance), Starchild Dance (Harlem Jazz, Lindy, and Hip-Hop).