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Christmas in America: San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

nutcrackerOn December 24th, 1944, the San Francisco Ballet staged a full-length performance of a fifty-year-old Russian ballet scored by the composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky with new choreography by the company’s founder, William Christensen. It was called Nutcracker. Continue reading

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