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Luckman Fine Arts Complex
at Cal State L.A. 5151 State University Drive Los Angeles, CA 90032
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Casual dress. Nicely kept, organized, attractive, intimate theatre
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9 of us drove to eat at Korean BBQ, in Korea town, that took us about 10 min or so to arrive to. If your in such a large group I suggest breaking it up in two to be seated much faster, also read rules as restuarant we sat at charged for meat left over by the pound? We also ended choosing the 9.99 menue each and somehow ended up paying a $20 gratuity fee, that unless it was written in Korean we did not know about prior, nor told about. This turned out to be less than what we normally would have tipped., hidden fees are just not fun.
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126 ratings
4.2 average rating
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6 events
5 reviews
6 stars
attended Dec 14 2013

Took my daughter to see this very traditional Christmas event. We had a good time.

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545 events
281 reviews
152 stars
attended Dec 07 2014

An excellent performance, amazing discipline on the part of the huge number of student performers.

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194 reviews
144 stars
attended Dec 08 2013

It was just O.K. - I was disappointed that the Nutcracker remained a doll throughout the entire performance. He usually comes to life & participates in the dream, as all of the other characters & animals do. Only the main "prince" was priceless...continued

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Gala Performances:
Maria Kochetkova and Gennadi Nedvigin will perform in the 7:00pm show on December 13, 2014 and the 2:00pm show on December 14, 2014.

Maria Kotchetkova: Born in Moscow, Russia, Maria Kochetkova trained at the Bolshoi School in Moscow and danced with The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet and as a guest artist with Tokyo Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet and Mikhailovsky Theater in St. Petersburg before joining San Francisco Ballet as a principal dancer in 2007.

Gennadi Nedvigin (Prince): Born in Rostov, Russia, Gennadi Nedvigin trained at the Bolshoi School and danced with Le Jeune Ballet de France and Moscow Renaissance Ballet before joining San Francisco Ballet as a soloist in 1997. Three years later, he was promoted to principal dancer.