Perrysburg Dance Academy

Proudly Presents

 

THE NUTCRACKER

 

Owens Community College

Center for the Fine & Performing Arts

Frisday, December 3, 2021, 6:00 PM

Saturday, December 4, 2021, 1:00 PM


 

FIRST ACT

 

Clara Stahlbaum Anna Kang

Louise Stahlbaum Sage Wagner

Nanny Addie Kunos

Jammie Dancers Addie Bettin, Adalyn Boecker, Averie Coleman, Johanna Czech, Annabel Hafner, Molly Hayes, Jaclyn Kantner, Kenzley Karazim, Brooklyn Lewis, Margot McClain, Kate Rairigh, Emma Riggs, Esme Rummell, Stella Rygalski

Friends of Clara Emme Frantz, Caitlin Shroyer

Party Dancers Lina Burnett, Evi Cufr, Addison Fullenkamp, Violet Marier, Julia Riggs, Sadie Rome

Drosselmeier Brecken Kies (Senior)

Tops  Grace Clark, Macy Friemoth, Hannah Kersten

Music Box Ballerina Brooklyn Milligan

Wind-up Doll Addison Wilhelms

Toy Soldier Doll Evan Thompson

Mouse Queen Madison Burnham

Mice Madilynne Cousino, Brooklyn Lewis, Ellie Kubacki, Emma Riggs

Nutcracker Morgan Morse

Soldiers Dani Faulkner, Adrianna Garcia, Elyssa Hinesman, Olivia Scasny, Brooklyn Windsor

Snow Queen Grace Clark

Snow Princesses Matilda Dalton, Ellie Garst, Gabi Lemerand

Snowflakes Brooke Bagdonas, Angel Garcia, Lyla Fischer, Emme Frantz, Sarah Freck, Addie Kunos, Caitlin Shroyer, Evan Thompson, Sage Wagner, Allie Welch, Addison Wilhelms

Apprentice Snowflakes Elisabeth Axford, Lucy Barkholz, Lillian Bullock, Evelyn Cufr, India DeBruin, Sophie Gudgeon, Olivia Kesling, Cameryn Secrest, Clara Steele, Tori Wignall

Flurries Maddie Burnham, Macy Friemoth, Hannah Kersten, Brooklyn Milligan 

 

Please enjoy a 15 minute INTERMISSION 

while we prepare to create more magical moments on stage!

SECOND ACT

 

Sugar Plum Fairy Olivia Luscombe (Senior)

Angels Makenzie Burnham, Gretchen Miller, Nora Rome, Genevieve Stierman

Hot Chocolate Brooke Bagdonas, Maddie Burnham , Grace Clark, Hanna Kersten, Brooklyn Milligan, Caitlin Shroyer, Evan Thompson, Addison Wilhelms

English Rose Diana Beach, Lina Burnett, Bryn Rajner, Brooklyn Windsor

Marzipan Dance

Marzipan Shepherdess Sarah Freck

Sheep Addie Bettin, Adalyn Boecker, Averie Coleman, Johanna Czech, Cora Downey, Molly Hayes, Charlotte Majchrowski, Hartlyn Preslan, Kate Rairigh, Esme Rummell, Stella Rygalski

Candy Canes

Featured Candy Cane Allie Welch

Candy Canes Elisabeth Axford, Lucy Barkholz, Lillian Bullock, Evelyn Cufr, India DeBruin, Sophie Gudgeon, Olivia Kesling, Cameryn Secrest

Tea Adde Cline, Emily Koedam, Carly Perry , Julia Riggs

Spanish Ballet

Featured Spanish Dancer Lyla Fischer

Spanish Dancers Angelita Garcia, Addie Kunos, Caitlin Shroyer, Clara Steele, Tori Wignall, Addison Wilhelms

Coffee

Arabian Princess Macy Friemoth

Coffee Court Maddie Burnham, Grace Clark, Sarah Freck, Hannah Kersten

Tiramisu Tarantella Brooke Bagdonas, Emme Frantz, Gabi Lemerand, Brooklyn Milligan, Evan Thompson, Sage Wagner

English Toffee Sophie Gudgeon, Elyssa Hinesman, Grace Miller, Olivia Scasny

Gingersnap Dance

Baker Ginger Angel Garcia

Gingersnaps Joslin Downey, Addison Fullenkamp, Ruby Rose Hayes, Caroline Marconi, Violet Marier, Avery Secrest  

Chinese Dragon

Chinese Dragon Soloist Madison Burnham

Chinese Dragon Dancers Lyla Fischer, Sarah Freck, Anna Kang, Brecken Kies, Caitlin Shroyer, Evan Thompson, Allie Welch

Russian Trepak Diana Beach, Grace Miller, Joanna Nesamony, Bryn Rajner

Waltz of the Flowers

Dew Drop Hannah Kersten

Bluebells Maddie Burnham, Grace Clark, Macy Friemoth

Daffodils Gabi Lemerand, Brooklyn Milligan

Violets Brooke Bagdonas, Addie Kunos, Sage Wagner, Addison Wilhelms

Irises Sarah Freck, Evan Thompson

Pink Daisies Emme Frantz, Lyla Fischer, Angel Garcia, Caitlin Shroyer, Allie Welch

Apprentice Pink Daisies Elisabeth Axford, Lucy Barkholz, Lillian Bullock, Evelyn Cufr, India DeBruin, Sophie Gudgeon, Olivia Kesling, Cameryn Secrest, Clara Steele, Tori Wignall

Pas de Deux (plus Deux) Brecken Kies (Senior), Olivia Luscombe (Senior), Morgan Morse, Gabby Petrie

Finale Entire Cast


 

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

 

Many thanks to the parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and friends who supported our dancers through several months of rehearsals. A special “Thank You” to all of the parent and friend volunteers who went above and beyond to make our 2021 Nutcracker season enchanted!

 

Thank you to the staff of Owens Community College’s Center for the Fine & Performing Arts for allowing us to perform in their beautiful facility. Thank you to Rick Clever for his assistance in making our show run smoothly and look amazing!

 

Thank you to the following businesses in making our show magical: Dunlap Photography, Level 2 Audio, Tuxedo Junction, Fast Signs, and Creative Video Imagery.

 

Bravo and Bouquets to our dedicated staff who worked long hours to ensure the success of this production:

 

Studio Director/Producer……………………………….Pamela Laskiewicz Heckler

Artistic Director/Show Director………………………..Alisa Marier

Instructors/Show Choreographers…………………...Alisa Marier, Mariah Neil, Sarah Heckler, and Megan Burnham

Office & Support Staff………………………………......Melanie Friemoth, Tiffany Petrie


 

Winter Holiday Recess Reminder--PDA is CLOSED

Monday, December 13, 2021, to Sunday, January 2, 2022

Classes resume Monday, January 3, 2022

Have a safe and joyous holiday!

BRAVO TO OUR SENIORS

    

Brecken and Olivia, as you take the stage for your final performances of The Nutcracker, we wish to thank you for your hard work, dedication, and leadership roles that you have embraced within our dance family. You are strong, lovely, talented dancers, but, most of all, you are amazing human beings. We are so proud of you both! You are the embodiment of magic and beauty--the spirit of The Nutcracker. We have loved every moment that we have shared together and will forever treasure the memories that we have made with you!

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