Photo by Chas Sumser, VivaLoudoun Photographer
Sterling, VA (Dec. 15, 2015) – The Loudoun Ballet Company will be performing the Nutcracker at Dominion High School. Led by Artistic Director Maureen Miller and Ballet Mistress Caitlin Jordan. Over 150 dancers will grace the stage in this magnificent annual treasure.
Chas Sumser photographed the dress rehearsal on Tuesday, December 15, and posted this photo gallery including 120 images.
This year, the Sugar Plum Fairy will be played by Nancy Etro, Emily Maronie and Meghan Walther. The role of Clara goes to Isabelle Millett, Kara Heidorn and Caroline O’Brien. Fritz will be played by Brennan Bloomingdale, Louis Aquilina and Eli Rethy. The company will be joined by guest artists Norbert Nirewicz (Cavalier), Brian Murphy (Nutcracker, Coffee Prince), and Carlton Paynter (Drosselmeyer).
Five performances will be given including:
- Friday, December 18, 7:00pm
- Saturday, December 19, 2:30pm and 6:30pm
- Sunday, December 20, 2:30pm and 6:30pm
All tickets are $30 and can no longer be ordered online, but some tickets may still be available at the door one hour prior to show time.