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“With a National and International Following!”
Review of Boston Ballet

Boston Ballet
Ranked #77 of 394 things to do in Boston
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Boston, Massachusetts
Level 6 Contributor
122 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“With a National and International Following!”
Reviewed July 15, 2014

The Boston Ballet has both an international and national following. An evening at the ballet in Boston transports you to a new place. This is one of the top ballet companies in the world. I had a season ticket to the ballet for many years and saw some of the greatest performances ever! As they said in Chorus Line, "Everything was beautiful at the ballet.
Graceful men lift lovely girls in white.
Yes, Everything was beautiful at ballet.
Hey! I was happy... at the ballet."



Visited December 2013
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Boston, MA
Level 5 Contributor
54 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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“One of the very top ballet companies”
Reviewed July 15, 2014

The Boston Ballet has risen to the ranks of the best ballet companies in the US, presenting a wonderfully varied season of traditional and contemporary ballet and dance. As a subscriber, we look forward to every performance and even have our favorite company members, so familiar have we become with the individual dancers. Helped by a fine orchestra as well. And, of course, they do a terrific job with their annual Nutcracker at the holidays.

Visited July 2014
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Gilford, New Hampshire
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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“Beautiful Performances”
Reviewed July 1, 2014

We try and go every year for a family trip. Try to catch a family show. The Boston Opera House is an experience in itself. They do sell drinks in lobby areas, but they are very pricey. My kids love checking out the orchestra right under the stage everytime we go.

Visited March 2014
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Hartford, Connecticut
Level 6 Contributor
324 reviews
79 attraction reviews
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“The Old Opera House is a must do”
Reviewed June 8, 2014

The Nutcracker by the Boston Ballet is a CHristmad "must do". The opera house has been updated, I haven;t had a bad seat yet. Even if you think you are not a ballet fan, you might be urprised

Visited December 2013
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Orange, California
Level 6 Contributor
154 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
“Dancing, Music, Beauty”
Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

This California couple enjoyed every minute of BB's last performance of "Jewels." We thought the company compared favorably with NYCB and ABT. The dancers presented Balanchine's choreography with precision and grace. The music was terrific and the venue was a fittingly distinguished old theatre from out of the past. What a treat!

Visited June 2014
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