2016 Nutcracker Cast

Houston Dance Theatre’s 34th Annual Nutcracker

Congratulations to our 2016 Nutcracker Cast!

Many dancers will find their names listed in several different roles.

Please attend all rehearsals for each role listed.

Choosing one from the other is not an option.

Rehearsals begin this weekend: 9-23-16 (no children’s roles rehearse on Fridays)

Cast Acceptance Forms are due Thursday, September 22nd by 7pm.

Include: Payment to HDT for only 1 costume fee of $75 per dancer or $100 per family! Also Due 9-22-16 by 7pm: Please turn in the completed Volunteer Form and Medical Form pages.

Thank you all!

Act I – Scene I: The Party

Frau Silberhaus

*Angela Jackson

Mayor Silberhaus

Ben Liles

Herr Drosselmeyer

*Jesus Acosta

Clara

Hailey Riggenbach

Fritz

Ricky Skinner

Ballerina Doll

Sydney Ligon (Sat.)

Julianna Zawadzki (Sun.)

Party Children:

Party Girls

Carly Bustos

Sara Christopher

Hailey Covington

Kelly Easter

Kennedy Townsend

Liliana Ortiz

Sofia Perry

Abigail Rivera

Molly Samson

Lexi Whittington

Erin Young

Party Boys

Victor Capehart

Johanna Cavazos

Lucia Dennis

Alyssa Gatlin

Kathryn Hart

Yasmine Johnson

Elizabeth Jones

Madison Lewis

Izabella Ortiz

Mischa Webber

Leearin Williams

Party Ladies

Kate Cavanaugh

*Melanie Hovis

*Allesandra Reynolds

Lois Rutherford

Gwen Speed

Party Gentlemen TBA- 4

Anthony Gatlin

Maid_ – Tiffany Espinoza

Butler – Mason Jones

Nanny – Megan Covington

Act I – Scene II: The Battle

Nutcracker Prince

Dwain Travis

King Rat

Taylor Ash

Mice

Karen Barba

Maria Bolivar

Carley Bustos

Victor Capehart

Kaitlynn Cornell

Millie Crocker

Lucia Dennis

Gianna Fusci

Zuil Galvez-Rubio

Yazmine Johnson

Madison Lewis

Sofia Perry

Vivian Quintana

Molly Samson

Kennedy Townsend

Mischa Webber

Soldiers

Johanna Cavazos

Sara Christopher

Hayley Covington

Diamond Douglas

Alyssa Gatlin

Katherine Hart

Saniya Noble

Izabella Ortiz

Liliana Ortiz

Makinley Overmyer

Constanza Quaglia

Abigail Rivera

Lexi Whittington

Leearin Williams

Erin Young

Act I- Scene III: In The Land of Snow

Snow Queen

Serena Martin

Prince Zypher

*Andrey Prikhodko

Snowflake – Corps de Ballet

Kyra Benesh

Oliva Campbell

Megan Covington

Sydney Ligon

Hailey Riggenbach

Sarah Rutherford

Julianna Zawadzki

_Understudies:_

Sophia Bustos

Elizabeth Jones

Allison Liles

Act II – Scene I: The Angels

Angels

Dionne Bracey

Sarah Christopher

Diamond Douglas

Alyssa Gatlin

Katherine Hart

Izabella Ortiz

Kelly Easter

Liliana Ortiz

Marissa Shuchart

Ricky Skinner

Lexi Whittington

Sleigh Drivers

Hailey Covington

Constanza Quagila

Abigail Rivera

Act II-Scene II: Kingdom of the Sweets

Sugar Plum Fairy

*Abigail Simon

Her Cavalier

*Joseph Gatti

Divertissement Variations:

Spanish Chocolate:

Sophia Bustos

Megan Covington

Elizabeth Jones

Allison Liles

Peppermints_

Kyra Benesh

Sydney Ligon

Serena Martin

Julianna Zawadzki

Russian Baba

Olivia Campbell

Sarah Rutherford

Arabian Coffee

*Marina Goshko

*Andrey Prikhodko

Chinese Tea

Kelly Easter

Liliana Ortiz

Ricky Skinner

Big Harlequins

Alyssa Gatlin

Marissa Shuchart

Sara Christopher (understudy)

Little Harlequins

Victor Capehart  with

Maria Bolivar

Carly Bustos

Lucia Dennis

Gianna Fusci

Zuil Galvez-Rubio

Yazmine Johnson

Sofia Perry

Molly Samson

Kennedy Townsend

Mischa Webber

Waltz of the Flowers

Dew Drop Fairy

Sarah Rutherford  with *Dwain Travis

Flower Fairies

Kyra Benesh and Serena Martin

Flower Corps de Ballet

Sophia Bustos

Oliva Campbell

Megan Covington

Elizabeth Jones

Allison Liles

Sydney Ligon

Julianna Zawadzki

Waltz Understudies:

Alyssa Gatlin

Marissa Schuhart

Pages

Carly Bustos

Victor Capehart

Erin Young

 

*Denotes Guest Artists