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Nutcracker Rehearsals (1986)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1986-11-28

Duration: 00:03:38

Subjects: Dance | Nutcracker (Choreographic work) | Ballet | Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Roedts, Lynda Reporter
  • Matthews, Sharon Interviewee
  • Jackson, Tessa Interviewee
  • Fitzsimmons, Karen Interviewee
  • Storey, Kristi Interviewee


This segment from the November 28, 1986, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Lynda Roedts’ visit to the Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre’s rehearsals for “The Nutcracker.” She interviews: Sharon Matthews, Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre; Tessa Jackson, dancer; Karen Fitzsimmons, dancer; and Kristi Storey, dancer. Host: Rob Hinton