Venue Details

51 Star Starred
Kofman Theatre
2200 Central Avenue Alameda, CA 94501
510-522-7101
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1 review
0 stars
Parking is convenient but you'll need change for the small outdoor lot down the street. The Kofman Auditorium is part of Alameda High School, for those who might be otherwise confused.
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5 stars
Get your tickets on the side of the stage and get there early. Parking is a challenge as well.
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"The Nutcracker"
26 ratings
4.2 average rating
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187 events
57 reviews
93 stars
attended Dec 18 2011

This was beautifully done, especially for a local production. It was fun to watch the interplay between professional dancers, student dancers, and young children!

Unfortunately, ticket collection was poorly organized, so there was chaos in the...continued

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0 stars
attended Dec 18 2011

It was just ok. A little bit amateurish, although a few dancers were really great.

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2 reviews
7 stars
attended Dec 18 2011

Parking is free Sundays in a parking garage on Oak Street. Be prepared for lots of children attending the show. The seats aren't really stadium style so cross your fingers that you aren't behind a couple of tall people blocking your view. It seems...continued

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Description

This year, Alameda Civic Ballet is delighted to welcome back special guest stars Ethan and Nikki White, finalists in Paula Abdul’s Live to Dance. Ethan and Nikki will dance the roles of Snow Queen and King as well as the Arabian couple. Joining them will be other Bay Area guest artists as well as a cast of over one hundred dancers ranging in age from three to sixty.

This holiday season prepare to be transported on a magical journey with Clara and the Nutcracker Prince. From the heroic battle against the Mouse King, travel through the Land of the Snowflakes and on to the Kingdom of the Sweets. There you will meet the Sugar Plum Fairy and be entertained by the wonders of the Land of Enchantment.

Whether this is your first time seeing a Nutcracker production or it is a time honored holiday tradition, make ACBs 8th Annual Nutcracker part of your holiday festivities.