Celia Emmert and Eliza Barton have spent the last 13 Christmas seasons reciting the Nutcracker ballet. With practices taking place for over five hours at a time, these girls have learned all the aspects of their performance down to a science.
Dancers Cecelia Emmert and Eliza Barton join the podcast to discuss their experiences in productions of The Nutcracker, along with their time as dancers.
Ballet plays a big part in freshman Cecelia Emmert’s life. The 2018 Ballet Midwest production of The Nutcracker marks Emmert’s ninth year performing in the ballet. Emmert was introduced to ballet at the age of six. “My aunt signed me up for some classes and I continued from there,” Emmert said. This is Emmert’s... Continue Reading →