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3.7 / 5 Rated by 6 members
Review from Buckley

City Ballet did a nice job presenting 4 pieces by George Balanchine. The dancing was very good and there were a few stand-out performances by some of the principal dancers. The company danced to recorded music unfortunately but the acoustics in...continued

reviewed Nov 07 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Sandy Bornstein

It was a good program. The Introduction (lecture) beforehand, by the Artistic Director, was very helpful and informational. The principal female dancers were very good and we enjoyed the afternoon performance.

reviewed Nov 07 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Joan Keetch

The San Diego Ballet gave a very good performance of Balanchine's work; the principal dancers were especially good. The only drawback was that they had to dance to recorded music; dancing to a live orchestra contributes significantly to dance. ...continued

reviewed Nov 07 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from glen holland

As usual a wonderful performance by the City Ballet, especially the principal ballerinas. My girlfriend and I really enjoyed the Walpurgsnacht ballet mainly because of the beautiful choreography for the corps de ballet and that Mr B had the...continued

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Review from Henry Finkelstein

Although there were a couple of stand out dancers, and I applaud their efforts to shine through despite their counterparts, the production was unfortunately poor.

In addition to unfortunate production management -- there was an additional...continued

reviewed Nov 05 2010 report as inappropriate