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The Nutcracker

Peter Jay Sharp Theater, Symphony Space (New York City, NY)

Reviews & Ratings

32 ratings
3.9 average rating
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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

I have no complaints about this event, which was beautifully done. It was a 2 hour show, with a 15 minute intermission after the first act.

The sugar plum fairy was... continued

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42 events
25 reviews
10 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

Some of the dance was very nice, and I had a good time, but people should be aware that no matter how nice the training/company etc... this is a school's dance recital,... continued

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16 events
12 reviews
10 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

The perfomance was ok, considering it was children from the dance school, not professional dancers. Some of the acts were worse then others. I will not go to see a... continued

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3 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

In general, I liked the performance. It was not clear from the description that it was not a professional performance, but rather a "talent" show by the students of a dance school.

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14 events
7 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

It was cute. I expected something a bit more professional though. This was more like a recital. The children were gorgeous though.

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13 events
5 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

For the price, a great experience for kids and all ages. The children were cute and costumes beautiful. Be prepared, events starts on time, so get there early for a good... continued

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4 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

I wish I had been advised that this was a Nutcracker performance for small children and performed by small (unprofessional) children. True, the Sugar Plum Fairy was... continued

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29 events
16 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 03 2011

most adorable and tasteful nutcracker this year

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15 events
11 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

This was a wonderful event with a phenomenal performance by a very talented group of performers. The venue was fine, although I do agree with another reviewer about the... continued

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13 events
7 reviews
19 stars
attended Dec 11 2010

I went with a good friend and took my 15 year old daughter. We all enjoyed the event! It was nice to do as an early evening event. It was also nice to go to something... continued

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18 events
6 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 11 2010

The ballet performance was exceptiional. The dancers were talented and it it showed in their performances. I went with two 11 year old children and they were completely... continued

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12 events
6 reviews
18 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

very good performance. children's ballet company, but also some great guest dancers. amazing costumes!!!! great set design. the kids were really cute. well worth the money!

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13 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

It was amazing!!!! Would go again!!!! I loved all the kids in the performance, it was sooooo cute!!!!!!!

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7 events
4 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

Very Good event, cute little girls, very good ballerinas on the third act. Definitively worth the price.

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8 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 11 2010

I took my whole family (6people) to see this show and everyone really enjoyed it!! The seating was pretty good even though the theater was full. We came early and got... continued

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2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

I thought the performance was great, even though it was a little different than I remember from years ago. I didn't know the tickets were general admission and didn't... continued

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4 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 05 2009

The event was very good. The dancers were very professional for their age and made a very enjoyable show. The small space made it very intimate and warm.

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5 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

The show was excellent and everything I had hoped for. Absolutely beautiful performance!

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3 events
2 reviews
4 stars
attended Dec 13 2008

This was a wonderful Nutcracker. . . best I've ever seen outside of City Center. No complaints. My 4-yr. old loved every minute of it.

The only suggestion I would make... continued

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 11 2010

For a preschool-high school production, the performance was cute and you could see some budding talent in some of the girls on pointe. Some of the little ones were also... continued

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