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19 reviews
2 stars
Park next door to Kennedy Center for just $12 or $13 - two parking garages available.
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4 stars
Parking is $23. Park around GW and take the shuttle if you can.
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Washington Ballet in "Le Corsaire (The Pirate)"
17 ratings
4.5 average rating
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10 events
3 reviews
4 stars
attended Apr 07 2011

I thought the dancing was excellent. My only negative comment is that there was too much repetition in the solo and duo dances -- that is too many repeat dancers in the same scene. It caused the entire production to move too slowly. People in...continued

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50 reviews
117 stars
attended Apr 10 2011

FANTASTIC! This was my second time seeing this production! In the matinee show, the lead dancers had switch character roles. Brooklyn Mack (pictured) was amazing as the slave on Wed, and equally amazing as the pirate on Sun. In fact, the...continued

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152 events
31 reviews
25 stars
attended Apr 10 2011

Excellent dancing, costumes and sets. It was a very entertaing evening and I would recommend that the Washington Ballet performances are not to be missed. I saw it twice.

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Join the dancers of The Washington Ballet for this swashbuckling adventure of pirates, pashas, and the slave girls who love them in internationally-regarded classical repetiteur Anna-Marie Holmes’ thrilling production of the 19th century classic by Marius Petipa. The story of lovers Conrad and Medora, the evil Seid Pasha, and a company of corsairs enchants and excites. Don’t miss this adventuresome company premiere!