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Dede Wilsey Dance Series

The Dede Wilsey Dance Series is an annual program established with generous long-term support from Dede Wilsey. Each year, the series brings top stars from the world of dance to Festival del Sole.

In 2012, dancers from the Bolshoi Ballet made their first-ever appearance in Napa Valley, joined by the Russian National Orchestra.



Friday, July 19, 2013 : 6:00 PM
Dance Gala

The Dede Wilsey Dance Series presents the breathtaking first glimpses of a two year project that is recreating Michel Fokine's and Sergei Rachmaninov's landmark lost ballet Paganini, along with other classic masterpieces. This spectacular gala evening features members of Ballet San Jose, San Francisco Ballet and American Ballet Theater, with the Russian National Orchestra under maestro George Daugherty.

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