Kirov Ballet in The Nutcracker at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
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The last date listed for Kirov Ballet: The Nutcracker was Friday December 19, 2008 / 7:30pm.
Currently at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
- Full Price:
- $69 - $244
- Our Price:
- $48 - $171
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The seats were excellent! But of the 8 or 10 performances I've seen, this one wasn’t near the top. It seemed as though it was produced on a tight budget. Also, they had two intermissions – the first after only ½ hour. Not only did it spoil the...continued
Quotes & Highlights
“The Kirov’s dancers have seemingly flawless technique and execution. They look powerful, commanding and beautiful… The Kirov [performing The Nutcracker] have made a believer out of me.” —Critical Dance
The Kirov Ballet, one of the world’s most renowned ballet companies, performs the beloved family holiday classic The Nutcracker, accompanied by the Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre. This fairy tale ballet, choreographed in 1934 by Vasily Vainonen, has dazzled audiences around the world and is a perfect way to celebrate the festive holiday season.
Filled with wonderment and child-like delight, Kirov’s The Nutcracker features many of ballet’s most exciting dancers including Irina Golub, Vladimir Schklyarov, Evgenia Obraztsova, and Igor Kolb.
Learn more about The Nutcracker’s story and Kirov history; join dance historian and writer Elizabeth Kaye for family-friendly pre-show talks beginning one hour prior to each performance in the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.