Venue Details

7 events
5 reviews
2 stars
12 events
6 reviews
8 stars
The main entrance to the theater is on 68 Street. Several patrons, me included, came along 69 St. And had difficulty finding the entrance. None of the passersby knew where I theater was even though it is only half a block away! Very New York!
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"The Yorkville Nutcracker"
47 ratings
4.3 average rating
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5 events
1 review
8 stars
attended Dec 13 2015

I took my 6 year old son. I have tried to make this a family tradition. Last year went to BAM, and he preferred that performance. This one was ok, but not very good. The tradition ended this year.

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100 events
70 reviews
10 stars
attended Dec 12 2015

Excellent production with superb dancers and great costumes.
A very nice theater. I sat in the last row in the balcony and had a great seat with an perfect view. The negative was the lack of an elevator which meant one had to climb many stairs if...continued

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Leslie Kiss
67 events
13 reviews
17 stars
attended Dec 05 2013

I enjoyed the setting of old NY. My favorite part was the skaters on the pond in Central Park. The dancers were great especially the young Maria. I loved the costumes and there was this sweet little boy as a Chinese page who was adorable. I...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

  • “The Patrelle Yorkville Nutcracker, set in a bygone New York, appeals to the tourist in me: it’s so full of New York and American detail (even Theodore Roosevelt makes an appearance) that I wanted to watch it again to notice more of what it tells of local history.”—The New York Times


The production runs two hours, including one intermission.