Giselle 102109
4.7 / 5 Rated by 49 members
Review from Joy Langford
47 events 23 reviews

It was beautifully performed. And it was not too long. i would recommend it.

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Review from Yuree Kim
5 events 1 review

First time watching ABT perform and we were not disappointed. I went with my cousin and we both loved it!! The dancers, music, venue... loved it all~!

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Review from Cynthia A.
Red Velvet 107 events 34 reviews

Etherial and romantic. The perfect rendition of one of the oldest ballets from the 1800s. Go if you can. Make time for it in your schedual.

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Review from Nadine Tull
185 events 47 reviews

Great Show! Beautiful costumes and touching story line. It was moving and haunting, and absolutely amazing what emotion can be evoked without word. The costumes / colors were spectacular, and the Performing Arts Center is a lovely venue.

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Review from Barbara K.
94 events 16 reviews

Wonderful performance of this classic ballet ... lovely music, fantastic orchestra, excellent dancers, beautiful costumes, touching story.

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Review from Lacey J.
52 events 11 reviews

Julie Kent as Giselle was angelic. I loved it. I'd seen Giselle performed before and saw many comparable elements. ABT is just that much better than any other company I'd seen perform this classic piece. Giselle is a great piece to take "1st...continued

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Review from Eren
20 events 10 reviews

The performance was beautiful. The music was great and the overall experience was exactly what I expected.
Parking is a bit confusing, your best bet is to park at South Coast Plaza and take the bridge across. I parked by TGI Fridays to have an...continued

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Review from Goldstar Member
11 events 8 reviews

I liked the 2nd half better than the first half. the dancing was even better overall!!

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Review from Jennifer L.
14 events 7 reviews

Giselle is a classic, and ABT is a top notch company that executes the story very well. Gomes makes an excellent Count. Set design was simple, yet effective. Costumes were beautiful. 2nd Act signature Wilis arabesque chug of the Corps (great...continued

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Review from Arinda Dolter
26 events 6 reviews

It was wonderful. The seats at the front of Tier 2 were perfect. I
had been afraid we would be too far back, but we were so satisfied that we didn't even try to move closer at intermission! : )
I see that different dancers perform the lead...continued

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Review from Les Lie
5 events 4 reviews

Great performance... Very touching...

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Review from Clarinetist
5 events 3 reviews

If loved ballet since I was a kid and have seen Giselle many times. The ABT production ranks with the best I've attended, with strong dancers and a wonderful corps. Kevin McKenzie is doing a great job as Artistic Director, even in these hard...continued

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Review from Goldstar Member
2 events 2 reviews

Beautiful dancing, great set and costumes. ABT never dissapoints!

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Review from Goldstar Member
3 events 2 reviews

My daughter and I attended Tues, nite. (She had a professional dance career for 20 yrs. and a teacher for 20 yrs. as I was a teacher of ballet for 45 yrs)The dancing was lovely, very good, well executed, the costumes and set designs were freshand...continued

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Review from Page Ediger
10 events 2 reviews

This was a great show, beautiful cherography. Loved the costumes and story line. I would recommend.

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Review from Goldstar Member
2 events 2 reviews

was a wonderful Ballet..worth every minute!

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Review from Goldstar Member
8 events 1 review

Beautiful and Graceful event. Wonderful costumes and ABT never lets us down when it comes to an amazing ballet performance. Bravo!

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Review from Vicki Holland
1 event 1 review

This was my first ballet, and I loved it. The visual beauty of the 2nd act was wonderful.

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Review from Madge A. Claybion
Red Velvet 24 events 13 reviews

Segerstrom is a wonderful venue. There is not a bad seat in the house. The ballet was beautiful.

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Review from Albert Watts
740 events 435 reviews

Julie Kent wows me everytime. The way she dances it's hard to believe she's in the twilight of her career.

reviewed Nov 03 2009 report as inappropriate
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