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 Post subject: Smuin Ballet: The Christmas Ballet
PostPosted: Wed Nov 26, 2008 4:05 pm 
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In the San Jose Mercury News, Andrew Gilbert previews "The Christmas Ballet" in Mountain View, December 3-7:

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From the SF Chronicle.

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Dance review: Smuin's 'Christmas Ballet'

Mary Ellen Hunt, Special to The Chronicle

Monday, December 1, 2008

Holiday jollity hit the stage Friday as Smuin Ballet heralded the arrival of the holidays with a cheery, chipper opening of "The Christmas Ballet" at the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek.

In its 14th outing, Michael Smuin's spiffy, toe-tapping alternative to the avalanche of "Nutcrackers" retains its lovable verve and still sports loads of eye candy for the anti-snobs of ballet.


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From the SF Bay Guardian.

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Smuin Ballet's holiday extravaganza "The Christmas Ballet" is a mixed bag
BY RITA FELCIANO
Wednesday December 10, 2008

REVIEW Going to Smuin Ballet's The Christmas Ballet feels like going to a big party. You're glad to see some guests while others make you want to head for the door. Currently touring the Bay Area, the 15-year-old holiday extravaganza finishes its annual run at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Dec. 17 to 28.


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In the San Francisco Chronicle, Mary Ellen Hunt reviews The Christmas Ballet: 2009 Edition at the Lesher Center in Walnut Creek on Friday, November 27, 2009. Further performances will be held in Carmel (December 4-5), Mountain View (December 9-13) and the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco (December 16-27).

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In the San Jose Mercury News, Andrew Gilbert previews the Mountain View performances of The Christmas Ballet and provides some further background on the work's evolution.

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In the Monterey County Herald, Lily Dayton previews the December 4-5 performances in Carmel.

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Janos Gereben previews the performances at Yerba Buena Center in the San Francisco Examiner.

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In the San Francisco Chronicle, Rachel Howard interviews choreographer Amy Seiwert and ballet master Amy London regarding updates to "The Christmas Ballet" for the 2010 season, which begins November 26-27 at the Lesher Center in Walnut Creek. Scroll to the end of the article for a complete schedule of performances throughout the Bay Area.

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John Orr previews the 2010 edition of "The Christmas Ballet" in the San Jose Mercury News.

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Rachel Howard reviews the Friday, November 26, 2010 performance at the Dean Lesher Center in Walnut Creek for the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Zach Chouteau reviews "The Christmas Ballet" in The Examiner.

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Linda Ayres-Frederick reviews a performance of "The Christmas Ballet" at San Francisco's Yerba Buena Center in the San Francisco Bay Times.

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Smuin Ballet opens the holiday season with "The Christman Ballet" at the Lesher Center in Walnut Creek, Friday and Saturday, November 25-26, 2011. Lou Fancher previews the performance for the Walnut Creek Patch.

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In the San Jose Mercury News, Ann Murphy reviews the 2012 edition of "The Christmas Ballet" at the Lesher Center in Walnut Creek.

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Mary Ellen Hunt reviews the Wednesday, December 14, 2011 performance at the Yerba Buena Center for the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Leba Hertz writes a feature on the 42 foot boa in "The Christmas Ballet" for the San Francisco Chronicle.

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