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 Post subject: Nutcracker in SF Bay Area 2001
PostPosted: Sun Nov 18, 2001 10:22 am 
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An embarrassment of riches:<P> <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>The 'Nutcracker' marches on <BR>Local productions find many ways to interpret and reinvent the Christmas classic <BR>holiday: dance<P>Vera H-C Chan, CONTRA COSTA TIMES<P>COME WINTER, dance performances become a gathering of families. The 19th-century tale of the "Nutcracker," by Prussian law officer and writer E.T.A. Hoffman, is as much a holiday standard as snowflakes and Santa Claus -- even more so in the temperate Bay Area.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P><a href=http://www.contracostatimes.com/timeout/perform/stories/x18holdance_20011118.htm target=_blank>More</a>


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 18, 2001 2:54 pm 
How many will you see Azlan?


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 18, 2001 5:06 pm 
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Gee, I don't know... PNB's and SFB's for sure.


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 19, 2001 11:29 am 
I wont ask you my next question.....<BR>


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 02, 2001 5:09 pm 
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Thank you, Angela. And here is another article on holiday shows in the Bay Area:<P> <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>No shortage of `Nutcrackers' in Bay Area <BR>COMPANIES TAKE VARIED APPROACH TO A FAVORITE HOLIDAY CONFECTION<P>ANITA AMIRREZVANI, San Jose Mercury News<P>Now that it's the season of the Sugar Plum Fairy, the question of ``which `Nutcracker'?'' will dance once again in our heads. Should one get one's ``Nutcracker'' in the South Bay, drive to San Francisco or Berkeley, or go off the beaten path for other holiday dance? <HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P><a href=http://www0.mercurycenter.com/premium/arts/docs/nuts2.htm target=_blank>More</a><P><BR>The related article: <a href=http://www0.mercurycenter.com/premium/arts/docs/nutside2.htm target=_blank>Nutcrackers</a>


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2001 11:49 am 
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Another compilation:<P><a href=http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/2001/12/03/DD184903.DTL target=_blank>HOLIDAY DANCE PERFORMANCES</a><BR>SF Chronicle


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 05, 2001 12:43 pm 
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A little production.<P> <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Tickets selling fast for holiday ballet<BR>By Roni Gehlke<BR>CORRESPONDENT <BR>--------------------------------------------------------------------------------<P><BR>PITTSBURG -- Tickets are selling briskly for the Academy of Arts and Ballet's one-time performance Saturday of the timeless holiday treasure, "The Nutcracker." <P>Thirty-one local children will take part in the production, arranged in conjunction with the Theatre Ballet of San Francisco.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P><A HREF="http://www.contracostatimes.com/timeout/perform/stories/nutcrack_20011205.htm" TARGET=_blank><B>more...</B></A>


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 10, 2001 6:54 am 
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Preview articles in the Contra Costa Times:<P><BR><a href=http://www.contracostatimes.com/timeout/perform/stories/x10nuts_20011210.htm target=_blank>Tradition of 'Nutcracker' lives on in S.F., Oakland productions</a><BR>Robert Taylor, Contra Costa Times<P><BR><a href=http://www.contracostatimes.com/timeout/perform/stories/x10nutside_20011210.htm target=_blank>nutcracker round-up</a><BR>Contra Costa Times


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 11, 2001 3:21 pm 
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A fun review of the "Dance-Along Nutcracker". I have GOT to go to this next year. It sounds like a hoot.<P> <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Going nuts!<BR>By Rachel Howard<BR>Examiner Dance Critic<P> One weekend a year, all the "Dance-Along" nuts come out of the woodwork, and it's easy to spot them.<P> Wearing bright green and red floor-length tulle around their waists, they were weaving their way through Union Square shoppers last Saturday, giddily heading to the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts for the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band's freewheeling version of the "Nutcracker."<HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P><A HREF="http://www.examiner.com/ex_files/default.jsp?story=X1211NUTw" TARGET=_blank><B>more...</B></A>


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 13, 2001 12:54 pm 
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The Chronicle went too.<P> <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>HOLIDAY CHRONICLE <BR>A 'Nutty' holiday dance <BR>Luckily, talent is not a prerequisite<P>C.W. Nevius, Chronicle Staff Writer<P>The bearded Sugar Plum Fairies pirouetted into a minor pileup during "The Waltz of the Flowers." A burly man with butterfly wings and a tiara did a dead- bug impression in the center of the dance floor. And the band played on.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P><A HREF="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/2001/12/13/DD205556.DTL&type=performance" TARGET=_blank><B>more...</B></A>


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 16, 2001 9:50 am 
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<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>'The Nutcracker' and 'The Hard Nut'<P>Various Bay Area locations<BR> <BR>NUTCRACKER, ANYONE ? Here are three of the best local versions. They couldn't be more different from one another, so take your pick. All have live music.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P><a href=http://www.sfbg.com/AandE/36/11/cstag11.html target=_blank>More</a>


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 24, 2002 1:23 pm 
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By Robert Taylor in the Contra Costa Times:

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