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Stopping by The Flying Falafel before and eating in the plaza at The Jewish Contemporary Museum across from the theater makes a nice evening. The falafel and guys there are an event in themselves.
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Take BART to either Powell or Montgomery and walk a block and a half, through Yerba Buena Gardens, to the performing arts center
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4.6 average rating
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524 events
445 reviews
79 stars
attended Dec 04 2011

What an adorable story with messages for adults and kids alike. The dancing was superb but the noise and distractions from kids in the audience took something away from this show.

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7 stars
attended Dec 02 2011

Cute... great for pre-schoolers.

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1 stars
attended Dec 10 2011

It was very well done, but I think that my grandchildren, who are eight years old, were probably just a little too old for the production, although they enjoyed it.

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Website

http://odcdance.org/performance.php?param=2

Quotes & Highlights

“Delightful, imaginative, with something to offer both adults and children … the choreography makes the story come alive.” -The New York Times
“A holiday production that keeps kindergartners on the edge of their seats while moving some parents to tears.” -San Francisco Chronicle

Description

This show runs 90 minutes, including one intermission.

Join ODC/Dance for this beloved Bay Area holiday tradition. ODC/Dance enlivens Margery Williams’ classic tale of a well-worn nursery rabbit that becomes real. Told though music, dance and a powerful narrative, The Velveteen Rabbit celebrates the unique relationship between a little boy and his stuffed rabbit, and the enduring power of love.

Brimming with wit, festive costumes, madcap characters and the perfect amount of holiday cheer, ODC/Dance, one of America¹s most exciting and acclaimed contemporary dance companies, returns to Yerba Buena Center for the Arts to present their the beloved Bay Area production.

About the Ticket Supplier: ODC Dance

ODC is a groundbreaking contemporary arts institution with longstanding roots in the San Francisco community. Now one of the most active centers for dance on the West Coast, we are unique for our fully integrated program vision and far-reaching impact. Our two building campus features eight studios, two performance venues and several office suites, is home to a world-class dance company, a professional, pre-professional, and recreational dance training program, a Healthy Dancer’s Clinic, and a nationally regarded presenting venue.