From the Houston Chronicle:
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<font size=1>Lauren Anderson owned the stage as the Sugar Plum Fairy in Houston Ballet's The Nutcracker, while newcomer Zdenek Konvalina was the Nutcracker Prince.Jim Caldwell </font> Lauren Anderson shines in 'Nutcracker'
By MOLLY GLENTZER
Little girls who have already memorized their Barbie in "The Nutcracker" videos may be surprised that nobody in Houston Ballet's "real" version talks tough or shrinks. And the music is strictly Tchaikovsky -- none of that generic action stuff. But they probably won't be bored.MORE...
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