The role of the Sugar Plum Fairy will be danced by principals Amy Fote, Melody Mennite, Danielle Rowe, and Sara Webb; first soloist Kelly Myernick; soloists Karina Gonzalez, Nao Kusuzaki and Katharine Precourt; demi soloist Lauren Strongin; and corps de ballet member Hitomi Takeda. Ms. Rowe's Sugar Plum Fairy will be her first time to dance the role in Houston. Ms. Gonzalez, Ms. Hough, Ms. Kusuzaki, Ms. Myernick, Ms. Precourt, and Ms. Rowe will also dance the Snow Queen role in addition to soloist Jessica Collado and corps de ballet members Nozomi Iijima and Allison Miller. The Prince will be danced by principals Simon Ball, Ian Casady, Jun Shuang Huang, and Connor Walsh; soloists Christopher Coomer, Oliver Halkowich, Linnar Looris, and Joseph Walsh; demi soloists Peter Franc and Luke Ingham; and corps de ballet member Charles Louis Yoshiyama. Mr. Ingham will be debuting as the Prince.