Jeanie Tuttle Librarian, Clayton Elementary School
Ballet Austin announces Jeanie Tuttle– librarian at Clayton Elementary – as Austin's Community Mother Ginger.
Receiving 3,300 of the more than 13,000 votes, Tuttle will star in the role of Mother
Ginger during Ballet Austin's Dec 7 performance of The Nutcracker.
The nominee with the most votes November 25 wins the following:
Starring role as Mother Ginger for the Dec 7, 7:30pm performance of The Nutcracker. (No dancing, acting or speaking skills required.)
VIP treatment with their own 'celebrity' dressing room for your performance
Box seats for friends and family to witness their debut on the stage of The Long Center (8 seats)
Discounts for all of their friends and family to see the Dec 7 performance
Gift basket of Ballet Austin products
Photo and video of your performance
The person who nominated the winner will receive an additional pair of tickets to the Dec 7 show to witness their favorite community leader don the dress.
Nominees must be available and willing to appear on stage at The Long Center for the December 7, 7:30pm performance of The Nutcracker.
Nominees will be contacted before the voting page goes live to ensure that they are both available and willing to be part of the contest.
The Mother Ginger role is a non-speaking, non-gender specific role that involves the ability to stand on a 4ft tall platform and wear a head dress and make up for a 3 minute "performance". No dancing, acting or speaking skills required.