Meet the Cast of the Nutcracker!

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Cast Role Hometown Biography Highlights
Michael Anderson Drosselmeyer  Chicago, IL Michael has danced with both the Joffrey and Lyric Opera in Chicago.
Jacob Brooks Party Guest, Mouse King, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers  Madison, WI Jacob has danced with Lyric Opera, Dallas Opera, San Diego Opera, and the Madison Ballet.
Miah Cross Party child  Chicago, IL Miah performs with the Chicago Tumblers.
Leroy Denkins Party child  Chicago, IL Leroy performs with the Chicago Tumblers.
Terrance Green Party child, Russian  Chicago, IL Terrance performs with the Chicago Tumblers.
William Green Party child, Russian  Chicago, IL William performs with the Chicago Tumblers.
Kyle Hadenfeldt Party guest, Italian principal, Waltz of the Flowers  Chicago, IL Kyle has performed with Thodos Dance Chicago and Chicago Repertory Ballet in Chicago.
Jeff Hancock Herr Silberhaus, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers  Chicago, IL Jeff is a founding member of River North Dance Chicago.  He has also danced with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Dance Kaleidoscope, Same Planet Different World Dance Theater and Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Otis Harris Party Guest, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers  Columbia, TN Otis has danced with Framework Dance Chicago. Additionally, he has done freelance work with Kevin Iga Jeff, Nick Cave, Pia Hamilton, Homer o Bryant, Robert McKee and William Gill.
Randy Herrera Snow King, Cavalier, Arabian  Chicago, IL Randy has appeared as a principal dancer for the Joffrey Ballet, Houston Ballet, Ballet Hispanico, and all over New Zealand and Australia, Lyric Opera, Dallas Opera and San Diego opera. Currently is co-director at Von Heidecke Dance Central and resides in Chicago, IL.
Patrick Ingram Party Guest, Chinese, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers  Chicago, IL Patrick has danced with Elements Contemporary Ballet (under the direction of Mike Gosne) and at Inaside Chicago Dance. Additionally, he has freelanced throughout the Chicago area.
Deanna Stetsura Snow Queen, Arabian, Sugar Plum Fairy  Chicago, IL Deana graduated with honors from Perm State Choreographic Institute in Russia under the guidance of the critically-acclaimed Ludmila Saharova.  She was a Soloist with Ballet Internationale and is a former principal dancer at Milwaukee Ballet, Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus and Columbia City Ballet.
Jeff Wolfe Nutcracker Prince  Clearwater, FL Jeff has danced with the AMGA Company BalletMet and River North Dance.  Additionally, he has done freelance work in US and Canada, including Montgomery Ballet, Eugene Ballet Company (principal),Ron De Jesus Dance, Owen/Cox Dance Group and Terpsicorps Theater of Dance.
       
Giselle Ascencio Mouse, Angel Plainfield, IL
Camille Bischoff Angel Naperville, IL
Celeste Brambila Mouse, Angel Bolingbrook, IL
Alaina Chapman Angel Naperville, IL
Isabell Chapman Angel Naperville, IL
Reagan Davidson Party child, Mouse, Snow corps de ballet, Flower Homer Glen, IL
Leroy Denkins Party child Chicago, IL
Adriana Feil Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Angelica Feil Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Riley Fenlon Party child, Mouse, Snow corps de ballet, Flower Naperville, IL
Sarah Gaffney Mouse, Snow corps de ballet, Flower Bolingbrook, IL
Lilia Gelande Soldier, Snow Corps de ballet, Flower, Russian Naperville, IL
Alexandra Guckel Party child, Soldier, Demi-soloist, Chinese, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers Naperville, IL
Christina Guckel Party child, Mouse, Snow corps de ballet, Flower Naperville, IL
Elizabeth Gustas Frau Silberhaus, Soldier, Demi-soloist, Reed Flutes, Waltz of the Flowers Lisle, IL
Ava Heide Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Isabel Herscher Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL 
Lily Huang Party guest, Soldier, Demi-soloist, Reed Flutes, Waltz of the Flowers Naperville, IL 
Amanda Hultmark Party guest, Demi-soloist, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers Darien, IL
Lailah Huynh Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Kay Kaszuba Party child, Soldier, Snow corps de ballet, Flower Naperville, IL
Alana Kelly Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Mary Elizabeth Kurek Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Elliana Kurz Angel Glen Ellyn, IL
Ellie Leonard Party child, Mouse, Snow corps de ballet, Flower Naperville, IL
Emma Leonard Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Jacquie Liedtke Party child, Mouse, Snow corps de ballet, Flower Naperville, IL
Sasha Lindstrom Party child, Soldier, Snow corps de ballet, Flower, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers Naperville, IL
Vaughn Lindstrom Party child Naperville, IL
Isabel Liu Angel Lisle, IL
Steffi Liu Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Madelyne Lowe Party child, Mouse, Snow corps de ballet, Flower Naperville, IL
Alexandra Marchenko Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Grace Matthews Angel Naperville, IL
Hannah Mitchinson Party Child, Soldier, Snow corps de ballet, Flower, Russian, Waltz of the Flowers Naperville, IL
Rachel Mytnik Party guest, Demi-soloist, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers Moline, IL
Megan Perucca Party guest, Soldier, Demi-soloist, Reed Flutes, Waltz of the Flowers Naperville, IL
Anna Polski Clara Naperville, IL
Julia Ragus Party child, Soldier, Snow corps de ballet, Chinese, Waltz of the Flowers Naperville, IL
Lela Romeo Party child, Soldier, Snow corps de ballet, Flower,Russian Naperville, IL
Isabel Shuman Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Fiona Sullivan Party guest, Demi-soloist, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers Channahon, IL
Jessie Tan Party child, Soldier, Snow corps de ballet, Flower, Russian, Waltz of the Flowers Woodridge, IL
Nyla Thurston Maid, Soldier, Snow corps de ballet, Flower, Russian, Waltz of the Flowers Wheaton, IL
Lucy Wang Doll, Demi-soloist, Spanish, Italian soloist, Waltz of the Flowers Naperville, IL
Alexis Westenskow Party child, Soldier, Snow corps de ballet, Flower Naperville, IL
Maijke Wilson Mouse, Angel Naperville, IL
Andrianna Wrobel Party child, Soldier, Snow corps de ballet, Flower, Russian, Waltz of the Flowers Plainfield, IL
Brianna Wrobel Maid, Soldier, snow corps de ballet, demi-soloist, Italian, Waltz of the Flowers Plainfield, IL
Lizzie Young Angel Naperville, IL