Nutcracker stage
4.2 / 5 Rated by 64 members
Review from Carolyn

Loved it! I really wanted to see the Nutcracker, and I am so happy I did. Made it an evening with my Mom, who is now in her late 80's. Wonderful to see it with her, as, of course, she introduced me to it as a child. First of all, the "plot"...continued

reviewed Dec 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Terrie

I was amazed at where our seats were. All in my party were amazed at the price we paid and the awesome seats we recieved.
The performance was phenomenal and I enjoyed my evening so much.

reviewed Dec 21 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Janice T. DeGraw

It was just beautiful!

reviewed Dec 15 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Annette

Lovely event! my 3 year old daughter was very excited and she loved the show.

reviewed Dec 16 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

Excellent performance with great seats!

reviewed Dec 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Pam Weigelt

I took my 8 year old granddaughter for her first experience with The Nutcracker and she loved it!
We were both amazed with how the time flew... thank you for a wonderful new tradition for us!
It was beautiful!!

reviewed Dec 23 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Christine Sciabarrasi

This was my second Nutcracker performance and by far the best. The costumes were stunning as well as the sceneries. The dancers were spectacular! I will be sure to go back each year.

reviewed Dec 15 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

The show was wonderful..A must see for all ages.

reviewed Dec 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Bob Sherman

We have seen this performance for years, and I'd say that generally this was the best one yet! Choreography was perfectly timed with the music, best I've seen. Great talent by all the lead performers. Beautifully done! We had incredible...continued

reviewed Dec 21 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from mcannieann

I found the evening to be entertaining. This production was very different from previous versions. It was a more serene ballet compared to some preformances that were more active and vibrant.

reviewed Dec 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from m49biz@gmail.com

This version of the Nutcrackers featured musicians from the San Diego Symphony and a combination (I believe) of paid and student dancers. The Sugarplum Fairy and the Cavalier, except for one little stumble, were EXCELLENT, the music was great, and...continued

reviewed Dec 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Rick68

This performance was not up to the level of past performances of this ballet that I've seen. While I realize that the dancing is the Raison d' Etre, it lacked the pageantry one should expect from this Ballet. It is, after all a Victorian era...continued

reviewed Dec 15 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

Parking was difficult. Had to park 5 blocks away. Dancers were generally good. Stage scenes were okay, not memorable. Orchestra was weak barely audible. Some players did not seem to be prepared. Only 60% full that evening. Goldstar tickets were...continued

reviewed Dec 15 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Bruce King

Tha California Ballet did a masterful job of puuting on this classic ballet. The music was perfect and the seats were as advertised 3rd row from the stage center...

reviewed Dec 21 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from lagrondona@gmail.com

Beautiful costumes and dancing. Always a beautiful holiday show.

reviewed Dec 22 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Marissa V

I took my 8-year-old niece to the show and we both had a really good time! The dancers were strong and fun, and the audience were enthusiastic - clapping, laughing and having a great time.

reviewed Dec 22 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from LisaT

My daughter and I try to see the Nutcracker every year for the holidays. We've seen many different productions in different cities. This was our first San Diego production. The stage, costumes, sets, female dancers were lovely. Little children...continued

reviewed Dec 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from jennyjenwieder

Decent performance but it was shorter than I had expected. The staging and costumes were nice, but not fantastic.

reviewed Dec 16 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Robert Isaacson

excellent seats. started on time. high quality performance of a wonderful holiday event

reviewed Dec 15 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Victoria

It had many sweet moments, but lacked a little polish for me this year.

reviewed Dec 21 2012 report as inappropriate
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