Spirit of the Nutcracker Award

Past Winners

This award exemplifies a dancer who truly has shown the "spirit" of The Nutcracker. The award winner is a dancer who accepted all roles given with grace and attended all rehearsals. The recipient is a dancer who leads by example in class, in rehearsals, and in all aspects of the production in which he/she is involved.  The recipient is always on time and dressed appropriately and works hard without complaint.  This dancer does not talk in a negative manner about anyone or any other dancer involved with The Nutcracker and always has a positive attitude.




2017 - Sara Stewart                  2016 - Jessica Sikes  



2015 - Abbie Hardin                2014 - Christine Gipson



2013 - Molly Robinson               2012 - Liza Blackmon



     2011 - Carly Parker   



2010 - Shelby Chaney                    2009 - Margaret Stauffer