Desean Tabor ’10 and Quincy Childs ’10 are the lead dancers in this year’s performance of The Nutmeg Ballet’s Nutcracker at the Warner Theater. Tickets for the performances on December 11 and 12 are available online.

Desean is a full-time student at Nutmeg where he attends online classes in the morning and dance classes from 2:00-8:00 each day. Quincy juggles classes at Hotchkiss in addition to her dance schedule at Nutmeg. Their dedication and hard work shows as they take the stage in significant dance roles. According to Sharon Dante, executive director of the Nutmeg Conservatory for the Arts, “These two youngsters are two of our Nutmeg grown dancers and have attended Nutmeg for six years or more. They are developing a super ability to consider a professional career.”