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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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171 ratings
4.8 average rating
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6 events
6 reviews
4 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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28 events
4 reviews
22 stars
attended Dec 30 2015

I really enjoyed the production this year! I skipped last year because I felt like the 2013 production was lackluster. Act l was amazing, and I appreciate that they tried to spice up Act ll with diverse dance numbers that more closely represent...continued

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4 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 29 2015

More delightful than expected.

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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.”

About the Ticket Supplier: San Francisco Ballet

The mission of San Francisco Ballet is to share our joy of dance with the widest possible audience in our community and around the globe and to provide the highest caliber of dance training in our School.