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Sleeping Beauty Reviews

The Kennedy Center - Opera House (Washington, DC)

Reviews & Ratings

155 ratings
4.7 average rating
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81 reviews
7 stars
attended Nov 16 2013

It was very enjoyable. I usually like ballet to be danced classically, but this was a nice variation.

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61 reviews
61 stars
attended Nov 13 2013

Fantastic sets and costumes and a twist on the traditional story. Loved it!

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59 reviews
74 stars
attended Nov 12 2013

This dance is a must see! The costumes are so georgous and the set is beautiful. The puppet of Aurora was so ingenious. We loved every minute of it and would see it again if it comes back.

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18 reviews
11 stars
attended Nov 14 2013

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18 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 15 2013

I took my 9-year-old granddaughter and she and I enjoyed the afternoon very much! The ballet was different, very interesting, quite beautiful, and best of all, it held her interest the entire time! She was delighted with the whole thing, as was...continued

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17 reviews
18 stars
attended Nov 17 2013

Great, updated take on the fairy tale. Went with my 7 yr old son and he loved it as well.

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13 reviews
7 stars
attended Nov 15 2013

Enchanting, magical, perfection! Everything was beautiful at the ballet!

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Nov 12 2013

I was thrilling, romantic and fun! I can't recommend it enough.

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2 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 14 2013

Seats were great. I have seasons tickets in the 1st tier. .. these were much better and about 33% less. To save on parking, use the valet across the street at the Watergate - only $10. Take time before or after the show to check out the Ken...continued

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 14 2013

This was a fantastic ballet!! I loved this Victorian-vampire take on Sleeping Beauty.

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PFSUAREZ Red Velvet
23 events
2 reviews
10 stars
attended Nov 16 2013

Very different from other Sleeping Beautys we have seen and very exciting.

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1 review
4 stars
attended Nov 17 2013

AMAZING STAGING AND PERFORMANCE. VERY INNOVATIVE STORYLINE.

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1 review
1 stars
attended Nov 12 2013

I just sent an e mail about our experience last night; you are welcome to use that as our opinion notes

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40 reviews
49 stars
attended Nov 17 2013

Wonderful performance, love the new interpretation.

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Ellen Canova
103 events
25 reviews
41 stars
attended Nov 13 2013

It was charming, delightful, creative, well staged (sets were extraordinary), dancing wonderful. We were so glad we went!

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23 reviews
16 stars
attended Nov 14 2013

Wonderful in every way. Fab seats!! Thank you Goldstar!!!

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21 reviews
15 stars
attended Nov 14 2013

It was an excellent production. We all loved it.

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Eca
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20 reviews
24 stars
attended Nov 15 2013

Run to see anything by Matthew Bourne! He is so creative and original, mixing ballet and more contemporary dance style, and producing a new story of Sleeping Beauty that holds your attention every moment. The idea of using a large marionette to...continued

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18 reviews
20 stars
attended Nov 12 2013

This production has something for everyone - the hard core dance aficionado, young dance student or those who love theater/dance with a little edge. The puppet baby Aurora was so lifelike - I hoped she would come out and take a bow with the cast...continued

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17 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 13 2013

Ballet aficionados need to know this not the usual version..either in style or dance. No pointe shoes! The interpretation of the well-know fairy-tale is same & different: the best of the differences is that everything the characters do actually...continued

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