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Photo Essay: Nutcrackers Around the Nation Display Regional Flair

San Francisco Ballet

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Photo: Erik Tomasson

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San Francisco Ballet

In the second act, Clara is greeted by dancing flowers, dragonflies and ladybugs when she arrives at the glass pavilion. The actual international exhibitions that were on display at the Pan Pacific International Exposition in 1915 inspire the variations that are performed for Clara.

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