'Nutcracker' performed in Hagerstown
Mouse dolls, portrayed by Emily Rohrer, Grace Horochowski and Jenny Milani dance with the children in the Victorian Parlor Party scene of The City Ballet School and The Western Maryland City Ballet Company's performance of "The Nutcracker" on Sunday at the Maryland Theatre. (By Yvette May/Staff Photographer / December 9, 2012)
The production, under the artistic direction of Danielle Horochowski, featured guest artists and International Ballet Competition winners Brooklyn Mack of the Washington Ballet and partner Jennifer Mendoza, as well as ballet mistress Amy Wrobleski.
The City Ballet School, which is based in Hagerstown, attracts students from the Tri-State area. Western Maryland City Ballet Company is the newest division of the City Ballet School and offers advanced training and performance opportunities for dancers who are chosen by audition.