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Irvine Barclay Theatre
4242 Campus Drive Irvine, CA 92612
949-854-4646
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they had free coffee available, but you could only bring in bottle water to the theater
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Festival Ballet Presents "Premieres and Repertoire"
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20 reviews
20 stars
attended Oct 17 2009

The show was a bit too long for our 11 year olds. The first act was perfect; however after the intermission it lagged a bit. The theater was very nice and easy to get too from the freeway.

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Program highlights include:

Alice in Wonderland: Company premiere of Emmy Award-winning choreographer Robert Sund’s adventure down the rabbit hole, based on Lewis Carroll’s classic tale.

Continuo: Company premiere of legendary choreographer Antony Tudor’s   rarely-performed, elegant and lyrical ballet for three couples restaged by American Ballet Theatre principals "Amanda McKerrow ":http://www.abt.org/education/archive/designers/mckerrow_a.htmland John Gardner.

 

Street Songs: Company premiere of one of America’s most in-demand choreographers Val Caniparoli’s, powerful and rigorous first ballet, staged by former San Francisco Ballet principal Evelyn Cisneros. 

“La Vivandiére ":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Vivandi%C3%A8re_or_Markitenka(or Markitenka, as it is known in Russia), a pas de six choreographed by Arthur Saint Léon and Fanny Cerrito, staged for the company by Yury Fateyev, the acting director of Russia’s iconic Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet.

Program also features the return of the elite San Francisco Ballet School Trainees  in Parrish Maynard’s contemporary and exciting Fractals… and more!