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Across from the theater is South Coast Plaza and I love ANQI for their exquisite cocktails and smaller plates of food for a a late afternoon meal. The ambiance is lovely.
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The weather was sunny and windy. I wore a comfortable long dress and heels and it was very appropriate for an afternoon performance;..
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17 events
1 review
5 stars
attended Apr 26 2011

The dancing was excellent, as expected from Eifman Ballet. The story's new twist actually kept things fresh and engaging. Low marks only for the set considering the beauty of the costumes.

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28 reviews
104 stars
attended Apr 26 2011

This was an amazing ballet.....great story, great dancing, great costumes...Boris Eifman is brilliant, and I can't wait to see more of his ballets. The Tier 3 tickets were great for my young daughter since she had enough room around us to dance...continued

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27 reviews
25 stars
attended Apr 29 2011

The Eifman Ballet is always worth the wait. The imaginative choreography of Eifman's contemporary productions and the exceptional talent of the performers is a must see.

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Website

http://www.scfta.org/home/Events/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1063&...

Quotes & Highlights

Free Preview Talks conducted by Lorin Johnson will be held one hour prior to each performance. Johnson is a dance professor at California State University, Long Beach and a former dancer with San Francisco Ballet and American Ballet Theatre.

Description

For its sixth visit to Segerstrom Center for the Arts, the Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg will give the Southern California premiere of the company’s riveting Don Quixote. Artistic Director and Choreographer Boris Eifman has added new twists and inventive takes to Don Quixote, which is based on an episode from Cervantes’ novel Don Quixote de la Mancha. Using classical ballet infused with the spirit of contemporary choreography, Eifman creates compellingly original dance dramas. The Los Angeles Times calls his creations “dynamic, theatrical, visionary works that delve into characters’ lives in the most exciting, probing, titillating, and wondrous ways.”