Nutcracker takes the stage in Roane

Photo courtesy of Susan Allen and Arts in Motion

Clara and the Sugar Plum Fairy take the stage in the 2019 production of the Roane County Nutcracker. The annual Arts in Motion production features children and adults from all over East Tennessee in the Tchaikovsky Christmas classic. The community production boasts elaborate back drops, beautiful costumes and enchanting dances. Public performances are at 7 p.m. EST Dec. 6-7 and 2 p.m. EST Dec. 8 in the O’Brien Theatre on the main campus of Roane State Community College between Harriman and Rockwood. Tickets are $25 each; call 865-376-0295 or visit for tickets.