Mitkof Dance Troupe to fill Christmas niche for locals
The Mitkof Dance Troupe will be performing the local favorite Nutcracker ballet this weekend at the Wright Auditorium. It’s put on every other year, and MDT board president Carin Christensen knows the importance of the event for both kids and parents in the community.
“I can’t say enough about parents and everything they do,” she said. “They get their dancers to practice and recitals on time, and sew costumes and make desserts for the Friday night reception. They do a lot.”
The production is put together in a little over three months, and will showcase over 150 dancers this yea...