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Donna Williams

Featured Artist

For the past 17 years, Donna has been honored when asked to return to the CYB stage to perform the role of Frau von Stahlbaum. Although she is very comfortable with the choreography, each year turns into a fresh experience as she works with a new “Clara” and “Fritz” and their characters begin to evolve. Donna studied under the direction of Gay Porter in the 70’s before heading off to NYC for her own professional career. Her work in NYC earned her membership in the Actor’s Equity Union since 1979 and the Screen Actor’s Guild since 1981. In addition to her character role in the Nutcracker, she has also danced repeat performances in other CYB ballets to include: Sleeping Beauty, Alice in Wonderland, and Cinderella. She is very grateful to have had the opportunity, in the