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A successful season for Statesboro's Averitt Center
Nearly 70,000 attended events in 2013-14
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The Nutcracker is always a crowd favorite every holiday season at the Averitt Center for the Arts. - photo by SCOTT BRYANT/file
Football and the arts apparently have a lot in common. Over the years, many professional players have found the extra training they need not on the football field, but in the ballet studio. Herschel Walker, of the Dallas Cowboys and several other teams, has famously credited his speed and agility to an exercise routine that included ballet classes.
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