Ballet Mississippi presents the 25th Anniversary of “The Nutcracker.”

Jackson Prep students Caroline Yelverton (10th grade), Kimberly Blount (11th grade), McClain Morgan (7th grade), Mary Robinson Coco (10th grade) and Walker Jay Patterson (senior not pictured) will be performing the roles of Snow Queen, Dew Drop, Marie, the Head Maid and the Mouse King.

The production runs this Friday, Dec. 6, through Sunday, Dec. 8.

The performances will take place at Thalia Mara Hall in Jackson.

Ticket prices range from $15-$40. For more information, visit