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Boston Ballet

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Address: 19 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA 02116-6100
Phone Number: (617) 695-6950
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Many big cities have ballet, and I have visited a lot in the USA and in Europe. I have to say that I was not disappointed by the Boston Ballet company. If you enjoy the ballet, do... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 29, 2014
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Delray Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Many big cities have ballet, and I have visited a lot in the USA and in Europe. I have to say that I was not disappointed by the Boston Ballet company. If you enjoy the ballet, do support the local Boston Ballet company.

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Amelia Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

While in Boston my wife and I went to the Boston Ballet to see the Nutcracker. WOW! First of all, the Ballet House is magnificent. The acoustics are perfection. The performance was outstanding. Enough superlatives? Anyway, everything was great. Next year if in Boston, make reservations for this wonderful evening.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Attended performance of The Nutcracker on Christmas eve and can see why this is a tradition for many families. Excellent performance and fantastic atmosphere in the beautiful theatre.

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Whiting, Maine, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The Nutcracker is always a treat, no matter what! I was so happy to see a woman conductor, unfortunately, she was late for at least 4 entrances, the dancers were so professional, they just went right ahead as if they were dancing to music any way. What a shame the dancers can not still enjoy the space of the Wang... More 

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Sydney, NSW
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Brilliant dance in a really interesting theatre - a great night out and a great thing to do for the Christmas season

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Saw The Nutcracker here last night. Beautiful show and beautiful venue! I would love to rate Boston Ballet with an "excellent" but there is no need for the prices they have for food and beverage! I was horrified. If I was to return I would plan to not drink anything here because it was so expensive for low end liquor... More 

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Bangkok
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I might not be a critic of the ballet, but from what I can tell, and to a casual observer, the Boston Ballet's performance of the 'Nutcracker' was excellent. It moved quickly, told the story with a bit of humor and was accompanied by a good orchestra. Enjoyed it.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

It's been a few years since I've seen the Nutcracker, the last time being a dismal production at Lincoln Center in NYC. Fortunately, Boston Ballet's production is charming and brings a Boston tradition back to life while maintaining some of the links to years past. For the Dec 17, 2014 production, principal dancers Ji Young Chae and Junxiong Zhao were... More 

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Havelock North
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

After an opera visit to the Metropolitan in New York I was enchanted with the Boston Opera House. What a wonderful atmosphere and sense of grandeur. The Nutcracker itself was a delightful visual experience with beautiful dancing by all the cast but in particular the Russians, the Arabian couple who were awarded the biggest cheer and the Sugar Plum Fairy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I saw the 2014 season production of the Nutcracker on a Sunday evening. It was phenomenal! Every dancer - from a lead soloist to a chorus dancer to a child - every performer was remarkable. The sets were charming and special effects were magical and the costumes were stunning. A movie screen can't compare with what the Boston Ballet does... More 

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Address: 19 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA 02116-6100
Phone Number: (617) 695-6950
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End

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