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Long Beach Performing Arts Center, Terrace Theater
at the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center 300 E. Ocean Blvd. Long Beach, CA 90802
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16 reviews
4 stars
Take the metro, go early and enjoy dinner at one of the restaurants within easy walking distance.
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4 stars
almost all orchestra level seats are good. Not many aisles, so it is difficult to leave for the bathroom without disturbing 20+ people. Go beforehand!
Long Beach Ballet: The Nutcracker
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4.7 average rating
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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 19 2009

I took my best friend and daughter (6 years old) to see the Nutcracker in all its glory. What a beautiful stage production with costumes, scenery, a huge cast ( we loved the little ones), and even the live horse. No detail was left out. The...continued

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attended Dec 19 2009

The Nutcracker was the first ballet that I have attended. I was very pleased with the performance. The stage props were great, and the large cast made the event special. The venue was perfect.

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9 reviews
24 stars
attended Dec 19 2009

The ballet was extremely well done.

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For 26 years, David Wilcox’s production of The Nutcracker has been seen by over a million people all over Southern California, throughout the Asian continent, as well as on television. In this annual traditional performance, Tchaikovsky’s ballet comes to life as the young Clara goes on exciting journey through a battle between the Mouse King and a Nutcracker comes to life and into the Land of Sweets. Featuring Melissa Sandvig from So You Think You Can Dance.