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Preview: NoExit Nutcracker 

"This particular show is kind of like The Nutcracker on an acid trip."

That is how Assistant Artistic Director Michael Burke describes NoExit Performance's holiday show. From the mind of Georgeanna Smith, this version of Tchaikovsky's ballet focuses on the character of Drosselmeyer and uses the French clowning style of bouffon.

Take a look at the video below and then check it out live now through the 21st.

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