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20769 Star Starred
Ahmanson Theatre
at the Music Center 135 North Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-628-2772
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"Butterfly Lovers"
87 ratings
3.9 average rating
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JenNTonic
10 events
3 reviews
14 stars
attended Feb 14 2010

The title was more intriguing then the actual show itself. I found it to be quite boring and a complete waste of a $100. The price of admission should have been only $20 max. Truly disappointing! There was a man sitting diagonial from me to my...continued

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12 events
1 review
10 stars
attended Feb 14 2010

Absolutely everything you would expect from the Beijing dance troop. Took my wife for Valentine's Day and she loved it. From traditional dancing to more modern styles, the beauty brought us both to tears. Even the kids who came enjoyed it. The...continued

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54 events
9 reviews
17 stars
attended Feb 12 2010

Rather disappointing. Do not feel that we got our money's worth. Ran only about an hour and rather than a single dramatical story, it consisted of individual vinettes of which several were repetitious in pattern.

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Description

Don’t miss a very special Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day performance as the Beijing Dance Academy—hailed as China’s Juilliard School in dance —comes to the U.S. to premiere _The Butterfly Lovers. _

Set to China’s most famous violin concerto, the legend of the Butterfly Lovers is China’s Romeo & Juliet, complete with intrigue, love and tragedy. The evening also includes a selection of award-winning pieces by some of China’s up and coming choreographers.

<em>Amélie, A New Musical</em> Descanso Gardens: Enchanted Forest of Light <em>CHILL</em> <em>L.A. Zoo Lights</em> American Ballet Theatre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> Rodgers & Hammerstein's <em>The King and I</em> Knott's Merry Farm Long Beach Ballet: <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>The Hot Chocolate Nutcracker</em> <em>Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular</em> <em>Merrily We Roll Along</em>