2023 Nutcracker

Friday, December 1st
7:30 pm

Saturday, December 2nd
2:00 PM and 7:30 PM

Sunday, December 3rd
3:00 PM 

General admission $30

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The Palladium
253 Fifth Ave. N.
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
(727) 822-3590 


 

The Nutcracker logo

2023 Cast

ACT I, SCENE I (THE PARTY)

Dr. Stahlbaum: Daniel Johnson

Mrs. Stahlbaum: Michelle Kuusela

Clara: Beata Higgins

Fritz: John Brown

Anya: Tirienne Higgins

Nikolai: Silas Scott

Clara’s Cousins: Mila Eiland and Elena Muhari

Clara’s Friends: Breslyn Vermillion, Sunny Highshaw, Yara Hemadeh, Brooke Sherman, Greta Walker, Valerie Brice

Brother-In-Law: Amos Oliver III

Governess: Kayla Steh / Lauren Smalling

Housekeeper: Zuri Jenkins

Drosselmeyer: Troy Reamsnyder

Nephew: Declan Andringa

Grandpa: Suzanne Pomerantzeff

Grandma: Sugar- Pi Wiedeburg

Party Parents: Katie Eiland and Andrew Eiland, Kristin Vermillion and Justin Vermillion, Melissa Sherman and Elliot Sherman, Denise Highshaw and Trent Manke, Alexis Walker and Jay Walker

Siamese Warrior: Lauren Smalling / Kayla Steh

Doll: Anna Honsinger

Housekeeper: Annabelle Bergeron

Maids: Savannah Heath, Corina Schriver

Sugar Plum Fairy: Delilah Kuusela

Dancing Party Girls: Annie Cabral, Ariella Davis, Coco Bryan, Ella Borton, Lillian Stephenson, Olivia Mantilla, Cameron Florido, Heidi Dozark, Clementine Scott, Violet Hendry

Acting Party Girls:  Maggie Hendry, Dahlia Hendry

Party Boys: Athena Emmert, Casen Vermillion


  

ACT I, SCENE II (THE BATTLE)

Clara: Beata Higgins

Drosselmeyer: Troy Reamsnyder

Sugar Plum Fairy: Delilah Kuusela

Battle Waltz: Mila Eiland, Yara Hemadeh, Valerie Brice, Breslyn Vermillion, Greta Walker, Anna Honsinger, Sunny Highshaw

Battle Dolls: Audrey Stephenson & Nora Mantilla

Lead Baby Soldier: John Brown

Baby Soldiers:  Madeleine Bouchard, Alice Laventure, Adeline O’Brien, Julianne Gramlich, Hayley Hedrick, Rosie Bouchard, Olivia Keener

Lead Baby Mouse: Elena Muhari

Baby Mice: Ellis Lenhardt, Harper Lucas, Maggie Hendry, Dahlia Hendry, Aurora Emmert, Elena Contreras

Nutcracker Prince: Declan Andringa

Soldiers: Brooke Sherman, Savannah Heath, Corina Schriver, Coco Bryan, Ariella Davis, Annie Cabral, Ella Borton, Lillian Stephenson

Mouse King: Zuri Jenkins

Mice: Annabelle Bergeron, Amy Louise Davis / Paloma Ruan, Ana Verano, Sloane Perler, Lyla Notchick, Reese Honsinger, Gwendolyn Connors, Clare Gramlich


 

ACT I, SCENE III (KINGDOM OF SNOW)

Snow Queen: Kayla Steh / Delilah Kuusela

Snow King: Amos Oliver III

Snowflakes: Delilah Kuusela / Kayla Steh, Lauren Smalling, Clare Gramlich, Gwen Connors / Lyla Notchick, Ana Verano, Sloane Perler, Paloma Ruan / Amy Louise Davis, Gwyneth Higgins

Clara: Beata Higgins

Nutcracker Prince: Declan Andringa


Intermission ~

 

ACT II (LAND OF SWEETS)

Sugar Plum Fairy: Delilah Kuusela

Cavalier: Amos Oliver III

Clara: Beata Higgins

Nutcracker Prince: Declan Andringa

Sugar Rose: Lauren Smalling / Kayla Steh

Opening of Act II with Sugar Rose: Gwendolyn Connors & Amy Louise Davis / Lyla Notchick and Paloma Ruan

Maidens: Annie Cabral, Ariella Davis, Coco Bryan, Ella Borton, Izabella Johnson, Lillian Stephenson, Olivia Mantilla, Zoey Contreras

Angels: Maggie Hendry, Aurora Emmert, Ellis Lenhardt, Dahlia Hendry, Harper Lucas, Elena Contreras

Chocolate (Pas): Sloane Perler / Lauren Smalling with Daniel Johnson

Chocolate (Corps): Zuri Jenkins, Brooke Sherman, Savannah Heath, Breslyn Vermillion, Yara Hemadeh, Valerie Brice, Elena Muhari, Corina Schriver / Anna Honsinger

Trepak: Ella Borton, Ariella Davis, Olivia Mantilla, Lillian Stephenson, Izabella Johnson, Declan Andringa, Sunny Highshaw, Mila Eiland, Amelia Diehl, Athena Emmert, Artemis Emmert

Marzipan (Lead): Paloma Ruan / Amy Louise Davis

Marzipan (Corps): Ana Verano / Clare Gramlich, Gwyneth Higgins, Reese Honsinger, Gwendolyn Connors, Lyla Notchick, Anna Honsinger / Sloane Perler

Coffee: Clare Gramlich / Ana Verano & Daniel Johnson

Tea (Lead): Gwyneth Higgins

Tea (Corps): Greta Walker, Mila Eiland, Sunny Highshaw, Elena Muhari

Buffoons: Violet Hendry, Madeleine Bouchard, Alice Laventure, Audrey Stephenson, Nora Mantilla, Tirienne Higgins, Clementine Scott, Heidi Dozark, Cameron Florido, Julianne Gramlich

Waltz of the Flowers: Kayla Steh / Lauren Smalling, Ana Verano, Sloane Perler, Gwendolyn Connors, Amy Louise Davis, Lyla Notchick, Reese Honsinger, Clare Gramlich, Gwyneth Higgins, Paloma Ruan

Grand Pas: Amos Oliver III and Delilah Kuusela

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