SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Rehearsals are underway for the Santa Barbara Festival Ballet's 'Nutcracker' performance.
This will be the groups 46th performance of the Nutcracker at the Arlington Theater.
Clara will be performed by Evelyn Mills,14, who is excited to be back on stage in front of a live audience this year.
Dancers from Harlem are also taking part in the show.
They will be bringing the story to life on Saturday, Dec. 11, at 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. and on Sunday, Dec. 12, at 2:30 p.m.
Tickets may be purchased at the Arlington box office or online.