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Ballet West dancers participate in a dress rehearsal for "The Nutcracker" at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.

Ballet West dancers participate in a dress rehearsal for Willam Christensen's "The Nutcracker" at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City on Dec. 13. Presented by the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation, the new production returns with fantastical sets, costumes and special effects. Performances run through Dec. 29. For ticket information go to balletwest.org.

Qiling Wang, Deseret News
Ballet West dancers participate in a dress rehearsal for "The Nutcracker" at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.
Qiling Wang, Deseret News
Ballet West dancers participate in a dress rehearsal for "The Nutcracker" at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.
Qiling Wang, Deseret News
Ballet West dancers participate in a dress rehearsal for "The Nutcracker" at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.
Qiling Wang, Deseret News
Ballet West dancers participate in a dress rehearsal for "The Nutcracker" at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018.

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