Venue Details

14521 Star Starred
Warner Theatre
513 13th Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20004
202-783-4000
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 198 members
Review from Jessica

The best Nutcracker performance I've seen in a long time. It was truly magical.

reviewed Dec 16 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Eric Peterson

Many of the sequences were inspired, and the principals all danced wonderfully. The pas de deux between two dancers in Native American costume was breathtaking, and the young Daniel Boone was wonderful.

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reviewed Dec 18 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from RJ

The best presentation of a version of Nutcracker that we have seen. Great staging, beautiful dancing. My 8 year old son enjoyed it as much as i did.

reviewed Dec 17 2008 report as inappropriate
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Simply gorgeous! Washington Ballet dazzles with a capital _ Nutcracker_. This production is truly Artistic Director Septime Webre’s greatest triumph, a showcase of his skills at stage direction and in sustaining a spectacle.” —Washington Post

Description

A definite must-see on everyone’s holiday list, Septime Webre’s _The Nutcracker _returns to the Warner Theatre to offer a unique twist on this family favorite. Set in Washington, DC and filled with hints of Americana, this production features the heroic George Washington as the Nutcracker, King George III as the Rat King and cherry blossoms dancing on the Potomac. This is a Washington, DC tradition that cannot be missed!

All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket to enter the theater.

Ticket price includes a non-discountable $2 facility restoration fee.

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