Dancers jump and dance for practice prior to their performance of The Nutcracker at W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, Va. on the final day of the show which is presented by the Fairfax Ballet 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

Photo by: ROD LAMKEY JR

Dancers jump and dance for practice prior to their performance of The Nutcracker at W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, Va. on the final day of the show which is presented by the Fairfax Ballet 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)