Venue Details

6470 Star Starred
City National Grove of Anaheim
West of the Orange Fwy 2200 E. Katella Avenue Anaheim, CA 92806
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Reviews & Ratings

"The Nutcracker"
109 ratings
3.4 average rating
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10 events
6 reviews
10 stars
attended Dec 05 2010

This performance could have been fine. But it was the wrong venue for this type of event. The Grove is great for bands, but the seating is all wrong for a ballet. I know that other guests felt the same, as it was impossible to see the performance...continued

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14 events
4 reviews
11 stars
attended Dec 05 2010

I agree with the other reviewer on the very poor seating - single folding chairs on a nearly flat floor made the venue uncomfortable and almost impossible to see the stage over top of the heads of people in front of you. To compensate for poor...continued

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43 events
20 reviews
56 stars
attended Dec 05 2010

Was really disappointed in the seating design of the Grove; which, was eye level seating. Couldn't see the ballet on stage, had to watch it from the big screen TV on the side of the stage. The color was bad, I could have stayed at home and...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

Learn about the story of The Nutcracker.


Audiences will experience a spectacle of towering Christmas trees, waltzing flowers, battling toy soldiers and menacing mice. The enduring theme remains unchanged — good overcomes evil—but Anaheim Ballet’s staging of the family classic is constantly updated, which keeps the production fresh, even for returning audiences. The story is a source of inspiration for audiences of all ages and interests.

This year’s show now features upgraded “riser” seating in all tiers for improved sightlines/viewing experience.    

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