Review of the SF Ballet Nutcracker from the SF Chronicle.
Dance review: A real San Francisco 'Nutcracker'
Rachel Howard, Chronicle Dance Correspondent
Saturday, December 13, 2008
In a winter of belt-tightening economic gloom - and as a silver lining, one hopes, a Christmastime not reduced to mere shopping - let's get the consumer advice out of the way. Is San Francisco Ballet's "Nutcracker" worth the outlay? The giggling children and shining parents at the War Memorial Opera House on Thursday suggested a "yes" that can't be measured in ticket prices.