March 5, 2013
Metropolitan Fine Arts Center of Alexandria raised $5,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, after pledging $1 of every ticket sold from their Nutcracker performances. Above: Back row, from left, are Jessica Eckhardt, 17 Alexandria; Katie Kotila, 13, Alexandria; Katie Frieden, 13, Alexandria; Chloe Borden, 15 Lorton; Bridget Keenan, 13, Alexandria; Lauren Michaels, 12, Alexandria, and Emily Gross, 12, Burke. Bottom row, from left, are Kelsey Kaufman, 12, Alexandria; Beth Mann, 12, Springfield; Tiffany Chatfield, 12, Alexandria, and Ann Marie Mingle-Taylor, 15, Lorton. Visit www.metrofinearts.com for class schedules.