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Rockettes Have Leg Up on Holiday Rivals

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Rockettes Have Leg Up on Holiday Rivals

Rockettes Have Leg Up on Holiday Rivals

Rockettes Have Leg Up on Holiday Rivals

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"Nutcracker" ballets across the country are being upstaged by visits from the Rockettes of Radio City Music Hall fame. Their annual "Christmas Spectacular" is draining off Nutcracker ticket sales, and the famous high-kickers are even displacing some ballet companies from their traditional venues. NPR's Elizabeth Blair reports.