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Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo: Swan Lake

Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segerstrom Hall (Costa Mesa, CA)

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26 ratings
4.7 average rating
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8 reviews
7 stars
attended Mar 08 2014

TOO TOO minimalist for my taste. disappointed no full symphony orchestra, music was excerpted which I didn't care for. Dancers had several miscues that I noticed. Stick tot he classic interpretation as it was written and intended.

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5 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 07 2014

I haven't seen such a great ballet in many years. I love this story. It's Swan Lake but more contemporary and original. It was beautifully portrayed and I was so pleased to have seen it.

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Goldstar Member Red Velvet
6 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 08 2014

The dancing was beautiful, technique impeccable, and the costuming interesting. However,to call this Swan Lake was a bit of a stretch. Even though it was enjoyable, it was not Swan Lake.

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39 reviews
60 stars
attended Mar 07 2014

i saw les ballets de monte-carlo last night. they did a version of swan lake, LAC, that i highly recommend. remember: how can one forget, the slow slow build up of swan lake. in fact, it often never really takes off. well this one does. dancing...continued

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13 events
8 reviews
7 stars
attended Mar 07 2014

Parking was in the structure didn't realize cash only. Was slightly late so we had to sit in general seating for 15 minutes although we had orchestra seats so that was crummy. Other than that it was an enjoyable evening location was close by! Not...continued

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2 reviews
10 stars
attended Mar 08 2014

Stunning choreography and impeccable performances. It was a new twist on a classic ballet, but the plot was easy to follow because of the excellent storytelling of the dance. It was emotional and beautiful. I would see a show from this company and...continued

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