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War Memorial Opera House
301 Van Ness Ave. San Francisco, CA 94102
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11 events
3 reviews
4 stars
Parking isn't too hard to find nor too expensive if you go to a night show. However matinee take public transit!
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4.8 average rating
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8 events
8 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 27 2014

We have been several times to the Nutcracker in San Diego. The experience in San Francisco was excellent. The sets and costumes were great and the dancing was flawless. We all enjoyed is a lot. The San Francisco Symphony was also a big part of...continued

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13 events
3 reviews
10 stars
attended Dec 31 2015

People who are new to going to live classical performances would benefit everyone else by knowing theater etiquette. No eating! No noisy food wrappers! No talking endlessly!
We pay a lot for these opportunities to enjoy live art and people need to...continued

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Stephanie Harden-O'Brien Red Velvet
2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 31 2015

This was the absolute perfect way to enjoy New Years Eve. I bought the tickets for my husband and 10 year old daughter. They were in awe. The seats were amazing. The family ambiance perfect. Everyone was dressed in fancy attire, perfect for...continued

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Nutcracker is best enjoyed by children ages 5 and older. Out of courtesy to your fellow audience members, SF Ballet request no infants or toddlers, please.

December 31 at 4:00pm: This show features a post-performance balloon drop and sing-along to “Auld Lang Syne.”