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National Ballet of Canada

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Address: 470 Queens Quay West | Walter Carsen Centre, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3K4, Canada
Phone Number: 1 416 345 9686; 1 416 345 9595
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Beautiful Sleeping Beauty

I saw Sleeping Beauty, it was very good, excellent costumes, beautiful sets and fabulous principal dancers, the others were not quite in sync but good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I saw Sleeping Beauty, it was very good, excellent costumes, beautiful sets and fabulous principal dancers, the others were not quite in sync but good.

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Toronto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Amazing show! I'm always so blown away by the talent at the ballet. The costumes and sets were great, the score was very well suited to the show, and the dancing was brilliant. The seating is also quite good, I think most of the seats at Four Seasons have a good view, including the standing room tickets (standing tickets can... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This was such an awesome experience! My wife and I received free tickets to 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' Dress Rehearsal ballet. I've never been to a ballet before so I definitely wanted the experience! I wasn't sure what to expect. I have been through part of the facility before because it is linked to the Osgoode subway station which is... More 

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Collingwood, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I love the National Ballet of Canada's performance of the Nutcracker! Always magical, and always takes me back to my visit to Russia. I have been waiting years to take my granddaughter, and this was the year....six years old and she said that the WHOLE performance was her favourite, she loved the costumes and that the night was magical. She... More 

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Rodney ON
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This ia a tradition for many families around this time of year. The production is always stunning and the music is wonderfully comforting and familiar. Kathy P. mentions that there isn't a bad seat in the house, and she is absolutely right. The best part of the production is watching the children who attend as they become mesmerized with the... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Beautifully done! We sat in the grand ring and had a breathtaking few! Lots of families with children at the matinee performance. Some of the other ballet-goers were pretty snotty and rude though. Cute little gift shop, but expensive. Typical T.O prices for cocktails.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Great production, talented casty, superb staging and props. Don't miss this excellent production of a timeless classic!

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Caledon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

My daughter and I saw this ballet on December 23, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. We were seated in the Grand Ring. The seats were excellent. We have seen the performance many times before, and it never gets stale. The orchestra was superb. The dancing was great, with Sonia Rodrigues dancing as the Sugar Plum Fairy. She is so elegant and... More 

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Grimsby, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I have been a patron of the National Ballet for many years and love it. The performances are top-notch and the costumes and dancers are exquisite. I love the Four Seasons as a venue from the pre-show and intermission bar service to the comfortable seats. Not a bad seat in the house. Very enjoyable I encourage people to take advantage... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We recently attended the National Ballet of Canada presentation of Romeo and Juliet at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles. We were very impressed by the quality of the dancing, the acting, the scenery and the overall performance. Bravo

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Address: Address: 470 Queens Quay West | Walter Carsen Centre, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3K4, Canada
Phone Number: 1 416 345 9686; 1 416 345 9595
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown Toronto

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