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With a humorous and imaginative staging and ballet scenes acted out in great detail, the Salzburg Marionette Theatre will immerse you in the story of Clara and the Nutcracker. Artfully directed puppets bring life to the figures from the fairy tale. This is a wonderful interpretation of Tchaikovsky s masterwork. Founded in 1913 by Professor Anton Aicher, The Salzburg Marionette Theatre is a large theatre with small actors and a wide and varied repertoire which has charmed countless children and adults for a century, and has become famous throughout the world. They regularly present operas, ballets, and programme music pieces by various composers.