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The Joffrey Ballet: The Rite of Spring

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion (Los Angeles, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

18 ratings
4.6 average rating
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6 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

Loved it - though loved it more when originally performed by Joffrey in New York City some thirty years ago.
Was not too happy with my seat though.

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Goldstar Member Red Velvet
470 events
276 reviews
135 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

I liked the first and second act. The third act "rite of spring" I did not like. Those Indian costumes totally ruined the show.

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Alan Trevor Red Velvet
277 events
175 reviews
36 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

Excellent dancing. The Rite of Spring was interesting but a little dated. The real star of the evening was the last duet in After the Rain. Wonderful!

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26 events
21 reviews
28 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

I was totally mermorized by the first half. The most beautiful fluid
wonderful experience. The last half while my husband loved it I was not
as excited as he was about it.

I'm so happy that we attended.

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33 events
16 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

The ballet was OUTSTANDING. So glad I went. What a magnificent show. A beautiful evening

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75 events
54 reviews
16 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

I saw this company perform this ballet in L.A. back in the 80s and was blown away by it. It was no less impressive this time. Not to be missed!

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51 events
39 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

The performance was great. I think all involved did a wonderful job from the actual choreography, to the dancers precise, technical and fluid moves that stirred and... continued

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73 events
17 reviews
11 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

fantastic!!!!!!
The exhibit and the symposium on Sat. made the event truly memorable.
more like this please.

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8 events
5 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

Awesome show & great seats! Thanks Goldstar.

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Dee
24 events
4 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

Though our seats were in the rear orchestra, they were very close to center, which for ballet is a plus because of the symmetry. Thanks to our seat-assignment person!! ... continued

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11 events
3 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

The Joffreey has improved and improved over the years. Their dancers are athletic and beautiful so just about whatever they do is a pleasure to watch. And they have the... continued

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1 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Feb 01 2013

First ballet seemed a bit amateur and too long. Couldn't figure out why it was there. Wheeldon piece was lovely. "Rite" did not take me all the way back to the emotional... continued

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