Past Event: April 8, 2015 San Francisco Opera House, San Francisco

On April 8, 2015, 6-7 p.m. at the San Francisco Opera House, Orchestra, Janice Ross will deliver a Point Of View Lecture titled, “When Ballet Became Dangerous: Shostakovich Trilogy and the Soviet Past.” Find the event listing here.

Ross, a Stanford dance historian and author of Like a Bomb Going Off, a new book focusing on Soviet ballet during the Stalin era, explores the fascinating and dangerous intersections between politics and ballet in Soviet Russia.