Meet the young star of the Staten Island Ballet's 'Nutcracker' production


Staten Island Ballet's 10-year-old Idea Reid dances the role of young Clara in this years The Nutcracker Ballet

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Photo Gallery:Staten Island Ballet's 'A Night in Monte Carlo'

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Staten Island Advance Photo Grallery of SIB's 2013 Snowball 'A Night in Monte Carlo'

Paul and Ellen Tharp and Ellen's mom, Janet Rubich, who was presented with flowers for her 20 years as a volunteer with the Staten Island Ballet, of which Ellen is artistic director. The mom and daughter are Advance Women of Achievement in the Classes of 2008 and 2009, respectively.

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Staten Island's scene-stealers: From 'New York Sings' to 'The Nutcracker'


Willowbrook resident Lana Pulgar, 10, rehearses for the Staten Island Ballet production of "The Nutcracker." (Photo:

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