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Germantown Area Celebrities to Join Ballet Company’s Production of "The Nutcracker"



A number of special celebrity guests, including two celebrities from the Germantown area will join the Gaithersburg-based Metropolitan Ballet Theatre’s production of The Nutcracker.

Metropolitan Ballet Theatre has announced the involvement of several local leaders and celebrities in its upcoming 27th annual production of The Nutcracker. These guests will each portray “Mother Ginger” in one or more performances of the traditional ballet. All of the guests are lending their time and talent in support of arts education and the arts in our community.

The guest “Mother Gingers” at each performance are:

• Saturday, Dec 5, 12:00 pm & 4:00 pm – Marilyn Balcombe, President & CEO of the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce

• Sunday, Dec 6, 1:00pm – Fox5 News Anchor and Reporter Melanie Alnwick

• Sunday, Dec 6, 5:00 pm – County Councilmember Craig Rice

• Friday, Dec 11, 7:30 pm – Marilyn Balcombe, President & CEO of the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce

• Saturday, Dec 12, 12:00 pm – MD State Senator Nancy King

• Saturday, Dec 12, 4:00 pm – CSN Mid-Atlantic Anchor, Reporter and Host Chick Hernandez

• Sunday, Dec 13, 1:00 pm – Rockville Mayor Bridget Newton