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Orlando Ballet

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Address: Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center - 1111 North Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL 32804 (Formerly Southern Ballet Theatre)
Phone Number: 1-407-426-1739
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Ballet performing center and school which now attracts dancers from around...
Ballet performing center and school which now attracts dancers from around the world and performs classics to sell-out audiences.
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World Class Ballet School and Professional Company

We had heard Orlando Ballet School was awarded "Outstanding School in the WORLD" recently by the prestigious International Youth America Grand Prix. After attending the Orlando... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2014
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Winter Park, Florida

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Orlando, FL
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

The customer service is horrible. The administrative staff is bilingual and is extremely impolite to Non-Spanish speaking customers. Never mind those people waiting to speak or be served, who do not know Spanish..they always make sure to ignore you! When u ask them a question, the answer is - 'Can't u see I am busy? Why are you bothering me.... More 

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Winter Park, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We had heard Orlando Ballet School was awarded "Outstanding School in the WORLD" recently by the prestigious International Youth America Grand Prix. After attending the Orlando Ballet Nutcracker performances, we also saw Romeo and Juliet.This is an amazing gem in the city of Orlando!!! Bravo!!!

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Orlando, FL
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

My dear friend and I went for a night of ballet and since then I have simply adored the idea of going back. It was a great chance to dress up for a reasonable price. The production was fascinating, the costuming and make up were delightful and the atmosphere was nice.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

I live in Europe and have seen many productions at the Royal Opera House, and in Paris's opera house, and I must say, when I saw the opening night production of Orlando Ballet's The Nutcracker in December at the Bob Carr, I was blown away - this company is as good as, or even better in some ways, to what... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

We have a standing family tradition, we all get dressed up, and go to the ballet, and enjoy a nice dinner in downtown Orlando every year

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Clermont, Florida
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137 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

I've been taking my daughter to the family series ballet since she was 4 - we particularly love the Nutcracker every year. The family series is great because you get the best parts of the ballet truncated to a 1 hour performance - terrific for kids!

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

Very low budget - I am from Cleveland, so I am spoiled with a world-class ballet - this is more like a high school performance. Small stage, often no set at all except colored lights, cheap costumes. I used to get free tickets from donors and with so little art/culture in this area compared to where I grew up I... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

We like to take the family, with children ages 10, 14 and 16, at least once a year, especially to see the Nutcracker during the Christmas holiday.

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Groveland, Florida
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45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

We attended the Battle of the Sexes during Arts Fest 2012. This is more cutting edge ballet (read no tutus). Very athletic choreography to pulsating music. It was absolutely riveting. Part of our group had never seen a ballet before and they were totally thrilled by the experience. So whether you are a traditionalist or a newbie, try to catch... More 

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Sanford, Florida
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Was great i loved it. Wish i could take pics after with a balleraina.

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Additional Information about Orlando Ballet

Address: Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center - 1111 North Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL 32804 (Formerly Southern Ballet Theatre)
Phone Number: 1-407-426-1739
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Central Business District
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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