Sharing holiday cheer: For young ballerina, fit is ‘right’


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Abigail Alfrey, a fifth-grader at Westwood Elementary, will perform in Butler University's production of ''The Nutcracker.'' PHOTO BY SCOTT ROBERSON


Abigail Alfrey, a fifth-grader at Westwood Elementary, will perform in Butler University's production of ''The Nutcracker.'' PHOTO BY SCOTT ROBERSON


Two years ago, the 10-year-old ballerina remembers watching the production of “The Nutcracker” and being amazed at the ballet techniques and costumes.

Abigail Alfrey had an idea. One day, she decided, she would be one of the girls to wear a gorgeous costume while performing the iconic ballet.

Two years later, the fifth-grader at Westwood Elementary earned her shot.

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