Aeryn Wise of Dickson has been selected to be a dancer in the Nashville Ballet’s production of Nashville’s Nutcracker, the popular updated version of the classic Nutcracker ballet. Wise is one of more than 150 members of the Nashville Nutcracker‘s youth cast chosen from open auditions for students at the Nashville School of Ballet and other dance studios across the region. Wise is cast as a Native American in Paul Vasterling’s fanciful re-imaging of the classic ballet that debuted in 2008. The youth parts have been double cast and they will alternate in the performances Dec. 9-23 at Jackson Hall in the Tennessee Performing Arts Center. For tickets or performance information, call TPAC’s box office at 782-4040 or go online to nashvilleballet.com.