The Velveteen Rabbit

The Velveteen Rabbit
December 4-12, 2021
Blue Shield of California Theater at YBCA

“ ...a trip down memory lane that children of all ages will find hard to resist.”


Brimming with wit, festive costumes, madcap characters and the perfect amount of holiday cheer, ODC/Dance returns to the stage and on-demand with the 35th anniversary of the beloved Bay Area holiday tradition, The Velveteen Rabbit, directed and choreographed by KT Nelson. Based on the beloved children’s classic book by Margery Williams, The Velveteen Rabbit features captivating narration, a delightful musical score by Benjamin Britten, and larger-than-life storybook characters portrayed by the world-class dancers of ODC/Dance.

Choose the best experience for your family with both in-person and on-demand offerings.


  • On-Demand Only | $25

    Enjoy one month of unlimited on-demand access to The Velveteen Rabbit from December 1-31, 2021.

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  • In-Person & On-Demand | $25-$75

    Weekend 1
    Saturday, December 4, 2pm
    Sunday, December 5, 2pm

    Weekend 2:
    Saturday, December 11, 2pm
    Sunday, December 12, 2pm

    All in-person tickets include complimentary on-demand access to The Velveteen Rabbit from December 1-31, 2021.

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Health and safety protocols will be in alignment with rules and recommendations by the CDC, SFDPH, and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and are subject to change. Proof of full vaccination will be required for all audiences over age 12. Masks are required for all, except those ages 2 and under. Testing for audiences under age 12 may be required, please check back as the event gets closer.

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Babes in arms allowed, up to 2 years of age, only if sitting in the same seat as an adult for the duration of the show.

All ticket sales are final.