Young ballet dancers audition for coveted spots in 'The Nutcracker'
By Michael Dinan for The Advocate (Stamford)
STAMFORD -- Nine-year-old Emma Berman waited excitedly in her leotard and ballet slippers in a line of boys and girls winding yesterday through the Rich Forum lobby.
"I want to be a girl from the Party Scene," Emma, a fourth-grader at Stamford's Roxbury Elementary School, said a few minutes before her audition for the Stamford Center for the Arts' production of "The Nutcracker."
"You get to dance with boys and stuff," she explained. click for more