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Try to not get close-to-aisle seats: sitting on heels & miss portion of stage action. As in any large theater & seats not close: take opera glasses.
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Steve Ludington
I was told that the best parking is in the Adobe building, just across the street - $5 for the event (twice what we paid).
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53 ratings
4.4 average rating
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11 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Dec 19 2007

I enjoyed taking my 6 year old daughter, but I thought the production was pared down and not as nice as I remember. The sets were not very exciting. I would have like them to be more lavish - the sets for most of the dances of the sweets were...continued

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27 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 16 2007

Ballet San Jose creates a wonderful holiday experience with this production...and with the live orchestra..it just made it more special. Excellent job! I'm really looking forward to seeing Firebird this Spring!
Happy Holidays!

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25 events
2 reviews
6 stars
attended Dec 23 2007

Pretty good. Kind of strange interpretation of the story. Probably because adjustments were made to accomodate the size and talent level of the troop. Worth seeing if you can get discounted tickets.

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Description

Ballet San Jose’s Nutcracker has become a yearly festive tradition for thousands of children and families throughout the Bay Area. Hailed as “one of the most entertaining versions of Nutcracker anywhere in the country,” this treasured holiday classic returns for an extended run with full orchestra, stunning lobby decorations, and carolers and characters from the show meeting and greeting guests before every performance. This is a true Nutcracker experience!

Choreography by Dennis Nahat

Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Conducted by Dwight Oltman