Young dancers playing the part of the mice get ready to go onstage for "The Nutcracker" at W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, Va., on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. This is 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

Young dancers playing the part of the mice get ready to go onstage for "The Nutcracker" at W.T. Woodson High School in Fairfax, Va., on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. This is the final day of the show, which is presented by the Fairfax Ballet 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)