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4381 Star Starred
Lesher Center for the Arts - Hofmann Theater
At the corner of Civic Dr. and Locust St. 1601 Civic Drive Walnut Creek, CA 94596
925-943-7469
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 23 members
Review from peaches

Spectacular!!!!!!

reviewed Feb 07 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from anonymous

Beautiful dancing and interesting set.

The ushers seem quite confused on which door to have the patron enter and you are left to traverse the seats to the opposite side. Noted this happened to many people.
Additionally, the ushers allowed...continued

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Review from Danuta F.

The first piece was amazing!! It was the best part of the show. We didn't much like the second piece - Carmen. The last piece was quite nice too.

Really would have loved to see more like the first piece.

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The program begins as Choreographer in Residence Amy Seiwert presents her wry, quirky take on lust in Been Through Diamonds – her 7th new work for the Company. The critics have wildly acclaimed Amy’s subtle humor in this piece as well as her unexpected pairing of modern movement and Mozart. Emmy Award-winning Robert Sund’s sexy, jazzy interpretation of Carmen set to Miles Davis’ Sketches of Spain follows. The program is rounded off with a celebration of Michael Smuin’s signature Dances with Songs – a marvelous and colorful medley set to all our favorites. The piece is as fresh and entertaining today as it was in its 1994 debut.

<em>A Thousand Splendid Suns</em> Art Market San Francisco: Contemporary and Modern Art Fair Yoshi's Oakland Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> SF Symphony: MTT conducts John Adams' <em>Scheherazade.2</em>