Richard Gibbs, MD, Supervising Physician San Francisco Ballet President and Co-founder San Francisco Free Clinic Founding Chair Dance/USA Taskforce on Dancer Health, will be here Saturday to talk about injury prevention. Retiring from the stage in his mid-thirties, Dr. Gibbs received a degree in English from Harvard and a Doctor of Medicine from Yale. He joined San Francisco Ballet in 1991; Combining the viewpoint of professional dancer and physician, the Gibbs’s created one of the nation’s most progressive programs in dancer health. The talk is at 1pm.
Before the talk, experience this great opportunity to take a workshop with Richard. Basically a technique class, but moving a bit slower to emphasize a couple basic points about technique.
Don’t miss it!