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‘Nutcracker’ Coming to Gardner

December 2, 2018

GARDNER -- Having trained with Boston Ballet for most of her youth, Ashburnham’s Karen Brown experienced the magic of the company’s legendary “Nutcracker” production firsthand.

Years later, Brown and her daughter, Megan Simisky, and North Central Youth Ballet are presenting the beloved holiday tradition, performed by a cast of more than 60 local dancers and actors, with two performances Saturday, Dec. 8, at noon and 6 p.m., at Mount Wachusett Community College, 444 Green St.

Tickets are $20 at the door or can be reserved by emailing ncyballet@gmail.com . Seats are general admission.

The main cast includes: Ken Brown and Karen Brown from Ashburnham, Hannah Castrataro from Sterling, Peter Niland from Shirley, Melissa Dupuis from Lunenburg, and Brady Niland from Shirley.

For more information, visit www.facebook.com/ North-Central-Youth- Ballet or e-mail ncyballet@gmail.com .

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