Wilton dancers in The Nutcracker
Several dancers from Wilton will perform in the Ballet Etudes Company production of The Nutcracker at the Westport Country Playhouse.
Oksana Roth, Nicole Case, Alexandra Fordsman, Grace Stapkowski, Sarah Case and Olivia Edwards are students of The Studio Ballet School in Norwalk and will be performing alongside guest artists from Arizona Ballet and New York City Ballet.The girls are students at Miller-Driscoll School, Our Lady of Fatima, Middlebrook School and Wilton High School.
Set to the music by Tchaikovsky, this seasonal favorite offers lush sets, costumes and lighting design on an intimate stage.
“Our aspiration is to offer an exceptional production capturing the beauty of both the ballet and the season,” said Nanette Vallas, director of the Ballet Etudes Company and The Studio Ballet School.
Performances will take place at 1 and 4on Saturday, Dec. 9; Sunday, Dec. 10; and Saturday, Dec. 16. Tickets may be purchased through the Westport Country Playhouse box office at 203-227-4177 or online at westportplayhouse.org.
For more information about the school and the Ballet Etudes Company, visit balletetudescompany.com or call 203-810-4442.