|Woodinville dancer is little Clara in EBT’s production of ‘Nutcracker’|
|Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff|
|Tuesday, 13 November 2012 15:16|
Emerald Ballet Theater’s (EBT) production of “Nutcracker” will be held at the Northshore Performing Arts Center (18125 92nd Ave. NE, Bothell)) December 1, 2, 8, 9 at 2 p.m.
This holiday performance is perfect for families because many of the roles are played by kids from ages 4-15 with special guest professionals from around the country dancing select roles.
Tickets (available at www.npacf.org or by calling 425 984-2471) are $35 for adults, $30 for seniors. Tickets for youths under 17 are $20.
This year little Clara is performed December 8 and 9 by a Sienna Clark, an 11-year-old sixth grade student from Woodinville’s Wellington Elementary.
Clark has been dancing since she was three, and this is her fourth year at Emerald Ballet Academy. She dances 5-6 days per week, practicing technique, pointe, character, modern, partnering and variations for Youth American Grand Prix (YAGP). This summer she participated in the five-week summer course at Pacific Northwest Ballet.
Other dancers in the Woodinville area participating in the “Nutcracker” are: Alden Clark (little sister of Sienna), Megan Hong, Ryan Hong, Aya Thygesen, Abbie Wilson, McKenzie Wilson.