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House Mouse Blog #4 (A rat’s life)

In the tradition of our House Mouse Blog, we’ve invited one of our “rat dancers” to talk about what it’s like to perform on stage.  Ella Moye-Gibbons has danced in the Urban Nutcracker for many years.  She gives her account of her time rehearsing and dancing below. There’s something specifically thrilling about performing.     First
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House Mouse Blog Entry #3

Urban Nutcracker House Mouse Blog By Francesca Keeley 10 years old, TWDC Youth ensemble member Hello it’s me again! I am sleepy in a costume mouse hat it is very comfortable, I am curled up in the earpiece.  Some people pick up the hat and I fall out and scamper through the open studio door
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House Mouse – Blog Entry #2

I wake from a late afternoon dream. Drowsily, I slide out of bed and make myself a piping cup of hot chocolate. I was dreaming of rooms full of people celebrating the holidays. I look out the window at the snowy landscape and I think to myself that it is a superb time to go
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House Mouse – Blog Entry #1

The Urban Nutcracker House Mouse is played by Sarah who is 11-years old.