BaseBallet: Into the Game celebrates the athleticism of dance, highlighting its attributes through parallels with another great discipline - baseball. Director Matthew McKee introduces commentary from famed SF Giants broadcaster, Mike Krukow, as some of the Bay Area’s best dance talents transform AT&T Park, bringing the art of dance into an entirely new perspective. Complete with an original score, BaseBallet brings to the plate a unique merger of art, sport, and passion, with the hope of inspiring a greater appreciation for today’s dancing athletes.
A documentary short drawing parallels between the disciplines of baseball and ballet.
Features Weston Krukow and Ben Needham-Wood with commentary by Mike Krukow.
Produced by Comcast SportsNet.
Directed and choreographed by Kevin Jenkins
Performed by Ben Needham-Wood, Weston Krukow, and Erica Felsch
Music by Allison Lovejoy
Cinematography by Arnel Cayabyab and Kevin Jenkins
Music video for "Hurting" by Ben Sollee
Choreographed and performed by Ben Needham-Wood
Filming by Chris Witzke
Filmed at the Green Building in Louisville, KY