The Nutcracker may look magical but it doesn’t just appear by magic. I scurried down to technical, just to check over a few lighting plans, eye up a few props and also have a look at the model box, designed by John MacFarlane. I also happened upon a few of my colleagues having a bit of R&R in the tech room. You can also see a number of our dedicated technical staff resetting the stage for the next performance.

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