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285 Star Starred
War Memorial Opera House
301 Van Ness Ave. San Francisco, CA 94102
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111 ratings
4.7 average rating
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63 events
22 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 14 2011

Somewhat obligatory for the season, this performance laked refinement.

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19 events
8 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 15 2011

We were pleased to have the opportunity to attend at the reduced price as tickets are extraordinarily high--much higher than years ago when we rented a box for the family. The music is beautiful, dancing is exquisite. However, changes in sets...continued

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49 reviews
54 stars
attended Dec 14 2011

I love the Nutcracker and I will see it again, however, I will not go in the afternoon again. Too many young children; although I have to say, for the most part very well behaved. It was the parents who were most annoying.

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In San Francisco Ballet’s Nutcracker, a young girl, Clara, embarks on a journey inspired by the 1915 World’s Fair. Following a party in her iconic Victorian home, Clara experiences a delightful array of musical and visual wonders from around the world.

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