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The Nutcracker and the Mouse King Returns to DWT

Asheville Contemporary Dance Theatre (ACDT) and New Studio of Dance invite you to kick off the holiday season with their annual performance of The Nutcracker and the Mouse King on Friday, November 30, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, December 1, at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at Diana Wortham Theatre.

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