The Nutcracker Cast

Please read carefully through the cast list until the very end. Many dancers (10 and older) have more than one role.


If you need to decline your role(s) in The Nutcracker due to an existing conflict with your scheduled rehearsal time, please notify:

Unless otherwise stated on the weekly schedule, all understudies should attend all rehearsals.


Please direct all casting concerns to Michele Antonioli, Artistic Director:



Congratulations to the 2018 Nutcracker Cast!


ACT ONE:  Party Scene

Drosselmeyer:  Jeff Medley


Drosselmeyer's Nephew / Nutcracker Prince:  Layne Rolston-Clemmer


Clara:  Annabella Bradley Browning

Understudy:  Sylvie Nelson


Fritz:  Zachary Baldwin


Father:  Jeremy Sher


Mother:  Jenna Buska


Butler:  Dexter Reh


Maid:  Lindsey Schwickert


Party Ladies: Jenny Bratton, Crystal Herzog, Sadie Reh, Andrea Smith


Party Gentlemen:  Cory Adams, Travis Munden, Russ Thomas


Party Teenagers:  Oscar Duffield, Kinley Munden


Clara’s Friends:  Amelia Fogarty, Clara Hahn


Party Girls:  Charlie Bratton, Carmen Cavanaugh, Phoebe Dillon, Nora Frame, Opal Murray, Delilah Nelson, Margot Pence, Anika Smith


Party Boys:  Evie Belsom, Piper Bratton, Charlotte Gimpelson, Maia Haney, Amelia Jeffs, Skye Kozlowitz, Kaitlyn Reinhardt


Ballerina Doll:  Liana Dillon


Harlequin Doll:  Thalia Gustina


Toy Soldier Doll:  Nina Erving


Understudy for Dolls:  Lydia West


ACT ONE:  Fight Scene


Rat King:  Dexter Reh


Hench Mice:  Eva Joy Erickson, Tess Rosbarsky, Libby Soll, Zora Ybarra


Lead Mice:  Asha Gregoire, Ruby Wicks


Little Mice:  Avery Adams, Sarah Allmacher, Robbie Gibbons, Aspen Headley, Emerson Laird, Maya Leischner, SofÍa Millan, Cora Miller, Camdon Partney, Iris Pence, Rhea Smith, June Wiltse


Soldier General:  Clara Hahn


Soldier Captains:  Stella Albritton, Linnea Farr, Cate Gibbons, Thalia Lambros


Soldiers:  Hazel Black, Annie Caras, Lucy Johnstone, Opal Murray, Sylvie Semanoff, Layla Sevilla, Peyton Size, Keira Skovlin, Lily Stearns, McKenna Summers, Nadelie Taylor, Rose Wiltse


Ornaments:  Alta Murray, Clara Stergios, Gabriella Wilson


ACT ONE:  Snow Scene


Snow Queen:  Liana Dillon

Understudy:  Grace Nolan


Snow Demi-Soloists:  Isabella Campbell, Thalia Gustina


Snowflakes:  Isabella Adams, Maisie Hart, Gwyn Havlik, Audrey Kurz, Pearl Miller, Grace Nolan, Lydia West, Savannah Wilson

Understudy:  Nina Erving


Icicles:  Sophia Cowmey, Olivia Farnes, Amelia Fogarty, Sylvie Nelson


ACT TWO:  Welcome Garden


Angels:  Daphne Adams, Evie Belsom, Exie Clark, Emerson Dady, Maia Haney, Anne Jung McMurray, McKenna Richter, Magnolia Ristau, Sophia Rosenthal, Maya Strawbridge


Welcome Garden - Magnolia:  Clara Stergios

Understudy:  Isabella Adams


Welcome Garden - Irises:  Stella Albritton, Charlie Bratton, Oscar Duffield, Lucy Johnstone, Kinley Munden, Opal Murray, Delilah Nelson, Keira Skovlin


Welcome Garden - Peonies:  Piper Bratton, Lindley Erickson, Nora Frame, Nova Gardner, Margot Pence, Sylvie Semanoff, Layla Sevilla, Peyton Size


Sugar Plum Fairy (Special Guest):  Ashley (Hagler) DeGroot


Cavalier (Special Guest):  Troy Herring


ACT TWO:  Variations


Chocolate Soloist:  Grace Nolan

Understudy:  Pearl Miller


Chocolate Corps:  Thalia Lambros, Tess Rosbarsky, Libby Soll, Nadelie Taylor


Nightingale Soloist:  Isabella Campbell

Understudy:  Liana Dillon


Nightingale Attendants:  Amelia Fogarty, Cate Gibbons, Thalia Gustina, Clara Stergios, Lydia West, Gabriella Wilson 


Shepherdesses:  Maisie Hart, Sylvie Nelson, Savannah Wilson

Understudy:  Gabriella Wilson


Sheep:  Thea Goodwin, Camdon Partney, Betty Wicks


Tea Soloist:  Gwyn Havlik

Understudy:  Audrey Kurz


Tea Corps:  Yvette Ballantyne, Adeline Barnett, Hazel Black, Annie Caras, Carmen Cavanaugh, Phoebe Dillon, Lindley Erickson, Charlotte Gimpelson, Amelia Jeffs, Kaitlyn Reinhardt, McKenna Richter, Maya Strawbridge


Mother Ginger:  Jeremy Sher


Gingersnaps:  Ava Albritton, Riley Barnett, Penelope Bradley Browning, Madelyn Dady, Isis Franczyk, Monroe Kremkau, Anahla Nord, Aubrie Phillips


Russian:  Isabella Adams, Nina Erving, Audrey Kurz

Understudy:  Maisie Hart


ACT TWO:  Waltz of the Flowers


Rose Queen:  Pearl Miller

Understudy:  Thalia Gustina


King:  Dexter Reh


Flower Petals:  Sophia Cowmey, Olivia Farnes


Flower Corps:  Stella Albritton, Eva Joy Erickson, Cate Gibbbons, Clara Hahn, Alta Murray, Anika Smith, McKenna Summers, Zora Ybarra

Understudy:  Thalia Lambros


Rosebuds:  Linnea Farr, Jane Squires, Lily Stearns, Rose Wiltse