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Jennifer Shelton rehearses the Jelly Belly dance in Ambo Dance Theatre's "The Graham Cracker." (Stephanie Wolf/WFPL News)
Jennifer Shelton rehearses the Jelly Belly dance in Ambo Dance Theatre's "The Graham Cracker." (Stephanie Wolf/WFPL News)

"The Nutcracker" is a beloved holiday production, but one Louisville dance company is putting its own spin on it. "The Graham Cracker" is a sweet take on the holiday staple also meant to uplift LGBTQ stories.

Stephanie Wolf of WFPL reports.

Uhstel H. Valentine as the Sugar Plum Fairy during a rehearsal of Ambo Dance Theatre's "The Graham Cracker" on Nov. 28, 2021. (Stephanie Wolf/WFPL News)
Uhstel H. Valentine as the Sugar Plum Fairy during a rehearsal of Ambo Dance Theatre's "The Graham Cracker" on Nov. 28, 2021. (Stephanie Wolf/WFPL News)
Chocolate and Marshmallow (The Lovers): dancer Rylan Truman lifts MAC during a rehearsal of "The Graham Cracker."
Chocolate and Marshmallow (The Lovers): dancer Rylan Truman lifts MAC during a rehearsal of "The Graham Cracker." (Stephanie Wolf/WFPL News)

This segment aired on December 16, 2021.

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