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Soon after the sweets first come to life, there’s a fabulously intricate dance for four male Sugarplums, four male Marzipans and four Gingerbread Men in which the three groups move in different and overlapping rhythms, styles and patterns.
After the kids leave, the empty shop plays host to an army of Fellini-esque creatures who display some sharp parade-square moves: marzipan archers, sugarplums with spears, delicious-looking gingerbread men.
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SUGARPLUM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sugarplum for English Language Learners
: a small, sweet candy that is usually shaped like a ball
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