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Jacobs Music Center
Copley Symphony Hall 750 B Street San Diego, CA 92101
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The Royal Drummers and Dancers of Burundi
7 ratings
3.1 average rating
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175 events
121 reviews
79 stars
attended Nov 11 2012

I was intrigued to see and share this international performance, but ... well, it seemed they had the same cadence of drumming. We left at intermission; it was becoming boring.

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5 reviews
6 stars
attended Nov 11 2012

I think this is a fantastic opportunity to see this performance, but I expected something different. It was very lively and rhythmic, but after an hour it got very repetivite. I expected a production - costume changes, different dances? The...continued

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5 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 11 2012

The drummers were obviously talented, so I was surprised that they only repeated the same musical and dance expressions throughout the entire performance. I saw this company perform about 20 years ago and it was a MUCH more varied and exciting...continued

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