• December 6, 2016


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'Nutcracker' ballet coming to Killeen, Temple

In the main rehearsal room at Texas Metropolitan Ballet school in Killeen, toy soldiers marched in formation as ballerinas swirled in blue and pink dresses and danced with mice in red tunics. It was one of the final rehearsals before the school’s premiere of the holiday classic, “The Nutcracker.”

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