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9 events
6 reviews
8 stars
We parked in underground parking at hotel next door for $13 instead of more than $20. From downtown office, Metro and free shuttle from Foggy Bottom is easy.
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9 events
6 reviews
8 stars
The weather was nice.. I wore business casual as did my friend. We wandered outside on the patio during the intermission; views of river incredible as always. If temps are to be low, bring a sweater or jacket so as not to miss this..
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4.5 average rating
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9 events
5 reviews
12 stars
attended Nov 03 2013

We couldn't see one third of the stage on the right-hand side. What we saw of the performance was beautiful.

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10 events
1 review
8 stars
attended Nov 03 2013

Seats were only so, so. Too far to the side, obscuring half of the set and (i think) a fair amount of dancing and story development. Overall the performance was enjoyable, but far from extraordinary. It may be wrong for anyone to expect more from...continued

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73 events
58 reviews
22 stars
attended Nov 02 2013

As always the Washington Ballet was characterized by beautiful dancing. The depth of the company's talent is impressive indeed. What prevents me from giving the event a fifth star is the lack of a live orchestra which seems to me to quite a...continued

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Website

http://www.washingtonballet.org/season-performances/giselle

Description

The performance runs approximately 2 hours, including one intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: The Washington Ballet

Founded in 1976 by the great American ballet pioneer Mary Day and under Septime Webre’s artistic directorship since 1999, The Washington Ballet is an ensemble of powerfully athletic classical ballet dancers performing a repertory of new work and creativity. Considered one of the country’s finest ballet companies, The Washington Ballet is recognized nationally and internationally for its high standards, artistic integrity, and unwavering commitment to presenting the very best in ballet.