Shimching-0627112

Shim Chung -- The Blindman's Daughter

War Memorial Opera House (San Francisco, CA)

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66 ratings
4.8 average rating
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20 reviews
14 stars
attended Jul 22 2011

This was the best ballet I have seen in many many years. The dancers were amazing, the stage sets were creatively spectacular , the costumes very colorful and the music was great. I would definitely see it again. I hope they come back to SF.

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4 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 22 2011

This was a terrific performance. I was well-attended but I was surprised it wasn't a packed performance and I thought I was lucky to get a deal on it on Goldstar.

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2 reviews
6 stars
attended Jul 22 2011

This was a wonderful performance. The dancers were superbly trained and technically excellent! I was surprised and disappointed to see so few people in the audience.... continued

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340 reviews
42 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

Simply beautiful. Excellent costumes, sets, and dancing. Well worth the money. I will see this company whenever they return.

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Michael Red Velvet
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33 reviews
37 stars
attended Jul 22 2011

wonderful staging, lighting. very enjoyable evening.

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31 reviews
33 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

the male dancers were beyond good. Could be the best I've seen in years. the film on the daughter entering the water was excellent also. The second act was a bit long for... continued

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13 reviews
46 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

In the very grand tradition of the great, full-length, story ballets, the Universal Ballet of Korea wowed San Francisco with the Company’s flagship work, “Shim Chung -... continued

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Goldstar Member Red Velvet
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8 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

This is a must see!! It was an amazing show. The best ballet I've ever seen.

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4 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

I do not know much about Ballet, but enjoyed this one very much. The story was very understandable, the dancing superb, the costumes beautiful, and the music uplifting.... continued

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fjm
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13 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

AMAZING! Loved it, highly recommend it!

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9 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 22 2011

Dancers terrific. Never saw a ballet before but enjoyed this immensely. Luckily we read a synopsis of the fairytale before seeing the ballet. Ballet followed the story... continued

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9 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

Enjoyed it and found it enchanting.

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9 reviews
56 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

very entertaining , beautiful dance , easy to understand the story , not boring at all

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8 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 22 2011

Absolutely exquisite dance and costume. A great evening out.

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8 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

This was a beautiful and entertaining performance. The performers were amazing, the costumes were beautiful, the set designs were lovely and the music was great. This... continued

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7 reviews
6 stars
attended Jul 22 2011

Got a great deal for Balcony seats ($12) and was upgraded to Orchestra on arrival!! The actual ballet was like a Korean soap opera come to life! I thought the sets were beautiful/colorful! Definitely recommend!

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7 reviews
68 stars
attended Jul 24 2011

Oh, I never knew ballet was so beautiful. Thanks for the idea Goldstar! The War Memorial Opera House is awesome and the seats were pretty darn close. Wonderful event!

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7 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 22 2011

The actors were excellent at portraying the events without any dialogue. The dancing was dynamic, and the scenery was superb. I never had a dull moment during the... continued

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