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War Memorial Opera House
301 Van Ness Ave. San Francisco, CA 94102
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reserved parking in Ace Parking Garage 711 Van Ness Ave...with rainy season nice to have covered parking only couple blocks away from event!
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Program 3: "The Rite of Spring", "Beaux", "Guide to Strange Places"
36 ratings
4.2 average rating
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58 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 26 2013

A spectacular program. One of the most theillinginterpretations of Rite of Spring I have ever seen.

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28 events
14 reviews
6 stars
attended Feb 26 2013

Mixed bag. Dancing excellent throughout. No question there. "Guide to Strange Places" -- was great and who would not love John Adams. "Beaux" -- was (or should I say "were) not. Enjoy a cocktail during this one. "The Rite of Spring" was...continued

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13 reviews
17 stars
attended Mar 02 2013

For some reason I fell asleep during "Guide . . . " and "Beaux." Something about the movement and music, and uncomfortable seats. "The Rite . . ." I found interesting, but slightly juvenile and obvious. The choreography seemed closer to modern...continued

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The 2012 world premiere of Beaux was made possible by Lead Sponsors Mrs. Suzy Kellems Dominik and The Bernard Osher Foundation.

The 2012 world premiere of Guide to Strange Places was made possible by Lead Sponsor Mr. and Mrs. James N. Sullivan.

* There will be a ‘Meet the Artist’ interview beginning one hour prior to show time at the Tuesday performance.

About the Ticket Supplier: San Francisco Ballet

The mission of San Francisco Ballet is to share our joy of dance with the widest possible audience in our community and around the globe and to provide the highest caliber of dance training in our School.