Dracut dancer Sophia Rose Coakley is among the cast recently selected for New England Dance Ensemble's production of "The Nutcracker," to be presented at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 24-25, at Windham High School Theater. In addition to landing the roles of Party Child, Chinese and Angel "The Nutcracker," Sophia Rose also has performed in NEDE's award-winning "A Child's View of the Holocaust," "Story Dance Touring Company," Triple Threat Theater program, and many other artistic productions. For information, go to www.NEDE.org. For tickets, call

1-800-595-4849.