Venue Details

City National Grove of Anaheim
West of the Orange Fwy 2200 E. Katella Avenue Anaheim, CA 92806
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3.4 / 5 Rated by 109 members
Review from Gloria Keating
43 events 20 reviews

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

reviewed Dec 05 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Michele Lejeune
78 events 16 reviews

Aside from the obvious fact (as also described by other attendees) that the venue was simply awful, the choreography was amiss, to say the least. I've seen many, many productions of this ballet, from the ABT and other U.S. national troupes to...continued

reviewed Dec 05 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Nanshuska
24 events 14 reviews

Exceeded my expectations, very good show and great seats.

reviewed Dec 10 2011 report as inappropriate
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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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