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Celebrate Balanchine

Spreckels Theatre (San Diego, CA)

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6 ratings
3.7 average rating
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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 07 2010

City Ballet did a nice job presenting 4 pieces by George Balanchine. The dancing was very good and there were a few stand-out performances by some of the principal dancers. The company danced to recorded music unfortunately but the acoustics in...continued

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20 reviews
24 stars
attended Nov 07 2010

The San Diego Ballet gave a very good performance of Balanchine's work; the principal dancers were especially good. The only drawback was that they had to dance to recorded music; dancing to a live orchestra contributes significantly to dance. ...continued

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19 reviews
6 stars
attended Nov 07 2010

It was a good program. The Introduction (lecture) beforehand, by the Artistic Director, was very helpful and informational. The principal female dancers were very good and we enjoyed the afternoon performance.

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13 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 07 2010

As usual a wonderful performance by the City Ballet, especially the principal ballerinas. My girlfriend and I really enjoyed the Walpurgsnacht ballet mainly because of the beautiful choreography for the corps de ballet and that Mr B had the...continued

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Nov 05 2010

Although there were a couple of stand out dancers, and I applaud their efforts to shine through despite their counterparts, the production was unfortunately poor.

In addition to unfortunate production management -- there was an additional...continued

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