Published December 13. 2013 4:00PM Updated December 14. 2013 4:11PM
Sean D. Elliot/The Day
Amy Aldridge, guest dancer from the Pennsylvania Ballet, dances onto the stage to join dancers with the Eastern Connecticut Ballet for a performance of The Nutcracker for groups of elementary and middle school students from around the region Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at The Garde. The ballet presents public performances Saturday and Sunday.
The Eastern Connecticut Ballet presented its version of "The Nutcracker" Friday at the Garde Arts Center in New London for groups of elementary and middle school students from around the region. The ballet presented public performances 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. today and 1:30 p.m. Sunday.