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4.5 / 5 Rated by 95 members
Review from Don & Deborah

The Speckles Theatre is an intimate venue which provide seating with great views of the stage. The orchestra and chorale were great! The dancing was inconsistent throughout the production, but it was an enjoyable event to get one in the holiday...continued

reviewed Dec 20 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Judy

Magical!

reviewed Dec 21 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Fabiola Yrizarri

The show was really good. Loved the music and the performers were excellent. BUT....the seats were sooooo close together with
absolutely NO LEG ROOM. This put me in a very compromising position, since I'm a tall person. Needles to say, it was...continued

reviewed Dec 19 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from mililanim

Top flight Nutcracker. Gorgeous, upscale costumes.

reviewed Dec 14 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Debbie Gosch

It was just great!

reviewed Dec 19 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Melanie A Stewart

Wonderful performance! Will recommend to others. Put me in the Christmas spirit and all the dancers were beautiful

reviewed Dec 15 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Richard Duncan

Seats were in great location. Performance was enjoyable. The City Ballet troupe has developed nicely. Only a few miscues along the way. Great to see local folks in it.

reviewed Dec 20 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Lindsey Ellis

The Spreckles theater is such a small venue that you can't have a bad seat. It was a lovely afternoon.

reviewed Dec 19 2015 report as inappropriate
Review from Lizzy

A beautiful experience. Such fun to see so many parents and small children enjoying a classic way to celebrate the season. Dancing, costumes, sets all pleasing. Wondered why the ending was changed. Clara did not wake up from her dream.
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reviewed Dec 14 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

I love to attend the Nutcracker Ballet during the holidays with friends and family, it always gets me in the Christmas spirit! The music is beautiful and the performers are outstanding.

reviewed Dec 15 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from maker6953212

Great seats and great show!

reviewed Dec 19 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Rain drop

loved the play , went with my sister's family and they loved it as well

reviewed Dec 23 2015 report as inappropriate
Review from Victoria Schroeder

My favorite production! The live orchestra really makes a difference - you can really feel the music and the live choir is an extra bonus. Mother Ginger is flat out riot too!!! I also love grabbing dinner and drinks beforehand at Dobson's! ...continued

reviewed Dec 10 2016 report as inappropriate
Review from Debra Guttas

The 1st act was a little slow, but the 2nd act was great!

reviewed Dec 24 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Amy Denis

The theater was beautiful! The orchestra was wonderful and the actual ballet was the best I've seen in a number of years!

reviewed Dec 15 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Glitter and Unicorns

A wonderful holiday evening with family. What a beautiful performance.

reviewed Dec 12 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Kellie Arredondo

Amazing, magical, timeless! The BEST Nutcracker in SD!

reviewed Dec 13 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Popper

Beautiful evening with superb costumes, music and performances! A wonderful holiday tradition with family.

reviewed Dec 09 2016 report as inappropriate
Review from Scott P

City Ballet's Nutcracker has been a warm holiday tradition for our family in recent years. It is a beautiful version that lives up to the challenge of such a cozy and intimate setting. The balcony singer(s) didn't cut it for me, though, during The...continued

reviewed Dec 17 2016 report as inappropriate
Review from Cate Pietro

Dancing, orchestra, scenery and costuming...stunning and beautiful. A must see and the best San Diego has to offer.

reviewed Dec 23 2015 report as inappropriate
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