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Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov

Nov/Dec 2012
Page 24   ( 2 pages)

Summary: Tchaikovsky's now classic holiday ballet debuted in December 1892, but it was far from as popular in its debut as it is today. And it has gone through some interesting changes over the past 120 years.

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