Dancers Ariane Georg (left) and Emily Bond (right) stretch in a side room off stage prior to their performance of The Nutcracker at W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, Va., Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

Photo by: ROD LAMKEY JR

Dancers Ariane Georg (left) and Emily Bond (right) stretch in a side room off stage prior to their performance of The Nutcracker at W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, Va., Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)