WHIDBEY TELECOM & WHIDBEYTV ARE THRILLED TO PRESENT WHIDBEY ISLAND DANCE THEATRE's PERFORMANCE OF THE NUTCRACKER BALLET, NOW STREAMING on WHIDBEYTV.com, Channel 501 and OnDEMAND.
The Nutcracker is about a young girl named Clara who receives a toy Nutcracker from her Godfather Drosselmeyer for Christmas. The Nutcracker comes to life and battles an evil Rat Queen before taking Clara on a magical journey through a land of dancing snowflakes to an an enchanted forest with mermaids, dragonflies, tumbling elves, waltzing flowers, and more!
Charlene Brown, Artistic Director
Brittany Falso, Assistant Artistic Director
Choreography by Jennifer Bondelid, Charlene Brown, Bojohn Diciple, Brittany Falso, Megan LeMay, Katelyn Lodell, Megan LeMay, Jamee Pitts, Mark Thrapp, Susan Vanderwood & Zane Vanderwood
Starring Annie Philip as Clara, Melyssa Smith as the Nutcracker, Zane Vanderwood as the Nutcracker Prince, Lars Larson as Drosselmeyer, Niki Greene as the Rat Queen, Alexa Varga as the Snow Queen, Dade Glaser as the Snow King, Skyylynn Lippo as the Faerie Queen, Bojohn Diciple as the Forest King, and Tessa Sherman as the Flower Faerie
WIDT/The Nutcracker is sponsored by Raw Indulgence, Stadler Studio Photography, Roaming Radish, Whidbey Coffee, Ken & Jodie Philp, Madsen Construction, Inc., and Whidbey Weekly.
Nutcracker photos courtesy of Michael Stadler Studio.