The Nutcracker A Tale from the Bayou

december, 2019

This is a repeating event

14dec2:00 pmThe Nutcracker A Tale from the BayouA holiday classic

Event Details

The Nutcracker, A Tale from the Bayou


December 14th, 2019, 2:00 and 6:00pm

December 15th, 2019, 2:00 and 6:00 pm

Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s holiday classic returns to its new realm on the stage of the Raising Cane’s River Center Arena.  Bringing together internationally acclaimed guest artists, local children, professional and pre-professional performers, and the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, The Nutcracker, A Tale from the Bayou, is sure to delight audiences with its lavish choreography and costumes and creative new twists.   



Become a Ballet VIP Member at the “corps de ballet” level and get access to the best seats in the house!


Purchase tickets:

  • Online at Ticketmaster*

  • Over the phone at 225.766.8379

  • In person at the Raising Cane’s River Center box office

No photography, video, tablet or cell phone usage allowed in the theatre during the performance.


Small clutch purses with strap 4.5″ x 6.5″ will be allowed into the venue but otherwise only clear bags not too exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12″ are allowed.

2019 Cast List:  Clara: Evan Macmorran, Samantha LeBlanc.  Parrain/Drosselmeyer: Leonard Augustus, Jr. Mr. Stahlbaum: Brad Blanchard. Mrs. Stahlbaum: Melanie Couvillon.  Grandfather: Leo Honeycutt. Grandmother: Dana Lux. Guests: Tim Callais, Stacy Dille, Michael Giles, Mark Herman, Katherine Landry, Mary Beth Maddox, Wayne Talbot, Yolunda Taylor. Maid: Ashley Cox. Butler: Tyler Meyer. Fritz: Holden Martin. Children: Elizabeth Acosta, Kelley Comeaux, Caleb Connor, Piper Creel, Mason Harris, Max Johnston, Nicole LeBourgeois, Evan Loftin, Juliana Martin, Forest Raetzsch, Ava Randolf, Peyton Thornton, Morgan Williams, Oscar Worrell, Elizabeth Xu, Berklee Zanders.  Dolls: Celia Fishbein, Caroline Petty. Bear: Erin Molly Mann. Mouse King: Ketreon Butler. The Nutcracker: Marlon Grigsby.  Mice: Morgan Adams, Olivia Boudreaux, Mya Broyles, Anna-Katherine Dixon, Jewel Johnson, Anadele Lagarde, Brecklyn Martin, Ella Grace Normand, Josie Oberle, Addison Pham, Mackenzie Reulet, Isabella Stevens. Soldiers: Ty’Juan Bovie, Rashawn Bowie, Claire Connor, Calla Graves, Jalan Lang, Addie Louviere, Audrey Ours, Hailey Parker, Sophia St. Martin, Kaylin Taffaro.  Snow Queen and King: Casey Dalton and Domenico Luciano. Snow Soloists: Leah Cox, Riley Richard. Snow: Anna Baumgartner, Sarah Burke, Ivy Jiang, Hannah Jung, Lena Laroussi, Jennifer Lin, Emma Moore, Maeve Zelden, Chloe Higgins, Anna White. Angels: Baleigh Alleman, Lila Grace Badeaux, Nya Brazier, Kate Harris Regan Scoby, Rylie Scoby,Rachel Stanger, Wilhelmina Wilson. Cherubs: Jane Barham, Abigail Butler, Khalil Butler, Xyla Christophe, Kayla Decuir, Hadley Jackson, Madison Kober, Arielle Larroquette, Anna Catherine Oubre, Lillian Qian, Sophia Robison, Amelia Snyder, Via Spivey, Natasha Tatsas, Anna Tsolakis, Lauraelis Williams, Corinne Stewart.  Sugar Plum Fairy Attendants: Ty’Juan Bovie, Rashawn Bowie, Noah Hawkins, Carolyn Herman, Chloe Higgins, Lena Laroussi, Bryan Lee, Lydia Soileau. Head Chef: Ketreon Butler. Sous Chef: Marc Acosta Jr., Alec Laing. Cooks: Phoebe Adams, Sydnie Griffith, Hannah Jett, Ian Lewis, Isabelle Lieux, Evangeline Miller, Gabrielle Perrault, Abigail Qi, Londyn Richardson, Trinitee Thyssen, Madison Jennings, Eliza Mecholsky.  Pages: Arlie Bond, Victoria Mathews, Sionne Lim, Isabella Xue. Spanish, Sarah Burke, Caroline Petty.  Arabian (coffee): Celia Fishbein, Marlon Grigsby. Chinese (Tea): Anna Baumgartner, Vivian Dille, Lydia Soileau, Adrienne Simmons. Russian (Trepak): Yazmin Briggs, Chloe Duplessis, Isabelle McDermott. Lead Marzipan: Leah Cox. Marzipan: Carolyn Herman, Maeve Zeldan. Lambs: Sofia Chaney, Audrey Davis, Sarah Graham, Curry Hines, Mazie Landry, Charlotte Martin, Eleanor McCullough, Ai Thien Nguyen, Zaileigh Patterson, Sinclair Prescott, Makenna Quinn, Niecy Spinosa, Ava Ash, Mollie Calvert, Brooksie Flettrich, Alayah Jackson, Christine Kim, Solei Linton, Brinkley Monceret. Mother Ginger: Elizabeth Mathews. Bon Bons: Sidda Bayard, Elliana Chaney, Claire England, Calla Graves, Grace Hoffpauir, Charlotte Jennings, Ali Kibbe, Chloe Massey, Alli Kibbe.  Azalea Fairy: Riley Richard. Flowers: Anna Baumgartner, Sarah Burke, Lena Laroussi, Ashlyn Lee, Caroline Petty, Adrienne Simmons, Lydia Soileau, Maeve Zelden. Finale Flowers: Charlotte Balart, Chloe Higgins, Lena Laroussi, Ashlyn Lee,
Emma Moore, Anna White  Sugar Plum Fairy and her Cavalier: Casey Dalton and Domenico Luciano



The Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre would like to thank our hotel sponsor for The Nutcracker – A Tale from the Bayou, The Belle of Baton Rouge Casino and Hotel!  Please show them your patronage as a thanks for their generosity.



Raising Cane's River Center Arena275 S. River Road, Baton Rouge


(Saturday) 2:00 pm CST


Raising Cane's River Center Arena

275 S. River Road, Baton Rouge

Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

december 15, 2019 2:00 pm


Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre