Arts & Entertainment • The Chronicle • Dec. 18, 2013
Mother Ginger, played by Jody Love, lifts up her dress to release the Bon Bons — Mariah Salas, Isabella Moore, Pearl McArthur, William Halpin, Sage Sheely, Gracie Kominak, Nina Kominak and Glacier Gilbert.
The Waltz of the Flowers featured Janelle Catone, Haley Montowski, Aspen Bosco, Hayley Larson, Daisy Ibarra, Katie Henneman, Emma Halpin, Megan Dykes, Morgan Tyus, Riley Howell and Gracie Bitzes Thomas.
Children’s Dance Theater presents
‘The Nutcracker’ Chronicle photos by Garrett Rudolph
Uncle Drosselmeyer, left, played by Michael Miller, winds up one of his toy creations, played by Cinthya Ibarra.
Laila Kent completes her performance of the Arabian Dance on Saturday night.
Top: Patti Watson and Cody Burse dance during Friday’s performance of “The Nutcracker.” Middle: The Punk Rats; from left, Maya Moses, Haley Anna Howell and Maya Moses take the stage. Bottom: Daisy Ibarra, left, and Betty Clough dance during the opening scene.
The Gridiron Warriors, played by J.J. Ibarra, Jo Jo Ibarra, Jason Truitt and Colton Sam — added a modern twist to the timeless classic.