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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

A LOOK BACK

     Watch highlights from previous events
and performances.

A LOOK BACK

Watch highlights from previous events and performances.

Hammer Theatre Center

Downtown San Jose

San Jose State University

 

Dance

a special performance, with a reduced run time, perfect for families with toddlers or young children. My Very First Ballet: Swan Lake introduces the swans, Odette, and the Prince at the enchanted lake, but does not tell the entire Swan Lake story.

May 16 @ 11:00 am

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Dance

Perhaps the most recognized ballet of all time, Swan Lake makes its highly-anticipated return to New Ballet; illustrating the beloved story of a wicked sorcerer, beautiful princess, and young prince.

May 17 @ 2:00 pm

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Hammer Speaks

National Geographic Live

Dr. Kara Cooney, professor of Egyptology, explores the reigns of powerful ancient queens to illuminate a time when women ruled the world. Often neglected in the history books, these strong female leaders were considered exceptions to the rule, but their power and influence is undeniable.

May 20 @ 7:30 pm

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Film

James McAvoy returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, captured from London's West End. Edmond Rostand’s masterwork is adapted by Martin Crimp and directed by Jamie Lloyd. NOTE: This is not a live performance; it is a high-definition film of the stage production captured live onstage in London. 

May 28 @ 7:00 pm
May 31 @ 2:00 pm

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Catch a National Theatre Live title beginning every Thursday, for 7 days, through April and May, free on YouTube!

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The New Ballet, resident ballet company of the Hammer Theatre, is offering free, live ballet classes during the Santa Clara County shelter-in-place.

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In response to a directive by the Santa Clara County, the Hammer has decided to live stream or postpone certain events in order to protect the well-being of its patrons.

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