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SALT LAKE CITY — With a $2-million donation from the George S. And Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation and another million from community donors, Ballet West has created a new look for its iconic production of Willam Christensen’s “The Nutcracker.”

New sets, new costumes, new props and special effects add to the holiday favorite for thousands of Utah families.

KSL-TV News had unprecedented access behind-the-scenes for more than a year and, with these stories, takes you to where they create the magic.

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For more information on "The Nutcracker," log on to Ballet West's website.

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