Smuin christmas 111408
4.6 / 5 Rated by 19 members
Review from Ken Odom
Red Velvet 198 events 20 reviews

Smuin Ballet's Christmas Ballet is always the highlight of the season.

reviewed Dec 05 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Joanne Sobel
66 events 30 reviews

The Smuin ballet company is the best dance group to see! It's a holiday treat with so many different kinds of dances, great lighting, clever sets, relaxing and fun to see!

reviewed Dec 04 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from dlsayre55
24 events 7 reviews

Very enjoyable-talented dancers!

reviewed Dec 06 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Ngwyn
38 events 7 reviews

We are SO fortunately to have this dance group in our Bay Area. They are talented, fresh, inventive and delightful.

reviewed Dec 04 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Melinda Stoker
17 events 6 reviews

I thought the combination of classical ballet and modern were handled very well. The coreography was excellent; costumes were simple, yet elegant. The seats were great!

reviewed Dec 06 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
18 events 6 reviews

It was wonderful. The stage set was a real improvement from Mr. Smuin's day but the dancers were not quite as perfect. Lines were slightly out of line. Some steps were a little wobbly. Generally the dancers were very good, some even spectactular,...continued

reviewed Dec 06 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Ann Gazenbeek
77 events 4 reviews

Fabulous! You always go home HAPPY from a Smuin Ballet program!

reviewed Dec 04 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from margaret carney
14 events 3 reviews

A spectacular show danced elegantly and the second half is a hoot. A Xmas treat!

reviewed Dec 05 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
7 events 3 reviews

Although I always LOVE Smuin, to me this show was just OK. Although I know it was billed as a Christmas show, I thought they could've toned down the Christmas aspect and focused more on the season.

reviewed Dec 04 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Carol Bastian
27 events 3 reviews

I always enjoy Smuin Ballet. This year I loved the classical portion of the program, but the pop portion was not as much fun as some years. Overall, it was worth seeing and very enjoyable.

reviewed Dec 06 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Nancy Chou
27 events 3 reviews

I took my boyfriend to this production, and now he's asking me to sign us up for more Smuins ballets. I knew this would happen as I've been a patron of Smuins ballet for years.

However, I didn't like the balcony seats we were assigned. To...continued

reviewed Dec 05 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
3 events 2 reviews

Seats where not that great last row, but we where able to see everything.

My daughter (who does Ballet)loved it, her friend (not that in to Ballet) got bored in the first half but lovd the second.

reviewed Dec 05 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
1 event 1 review

really nice holiday entertainment in a great venue

reviewed Dec 04 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Richard Evans
2 events 1 review

Staging and sets were superb. Lighting and all other technical support items were of the highest quality. The costumes were simple, but elegant. The dancers were, of course gorgeous. The dancing in the company numbers was a little uneven, but...continued

reviewed Dec 06 2008 report as inappropriate