The mission of Mélange Dance Company of Jackson County, Mississippi is to provide focused training and education in the art of dance. Our goal is to enrich the cultural landscape of our community through outreach programs and presentation of quality performances.

Congrats to our 2021 Non-Company Nutcracker Cast!

Emery Kate Rone
Mallory Sims

Ella Dean

Mckinley Hollis
Olivia Hollis
Tinsley Clifton
Kinzleigh Allmand
Bryson Hill
Fallon Jordan
Kyleigh Boykin
Bowen Mayfield
Taylor Mayfield
Ella Lawrence
Autumn Samson
Isy Lockard

First Scene

Fritz- Camille Purdy
McKinley Gautier
Kaitlee Young

First Scene-
Addison Baber
Raleigh Inbau
Lilly Larsen
Fiona Cunningham
Maddelyn Green
June Perkins

Jack in the Box-
Mollie McNeel
Hope Crosslin
Ava Landsiedel



Nanny Rat- Emory Kate Rone
Clara Rat- Ann Scott Corlew
Fritz Rat- Mallory Sims

Ella Dean
Gabby Kyzar
Lily Wieniewitz
Layla England
June Perkins
Fiona Cunningham
Maddelyn Green
Meri Parker Stiefel
Mary Catherine Leader



Vivian Avery
Ann Chamberlin Banahan
Josephine Foots
Elizabeth Larocca
Kalia Peyton
Sadie Randle
Caroline Robinson
Amelia Kate Smith



Kate Martin Battley
Hazel Harris
Annie Kate Duval
Sadie Hilsabeck
Whitley Hultz
Lily Madison
Halle Poole
Camilla Taylor



Chinese- Maci Delahousey & Emory Paige Baber
Russian- Ava Landsiedel & Ann Francis Inbau
Spanish-Madison Larsen and Abbie Vann
Marzipan- Hope Crosslin & Mollie McNeel
Arabian- Mary Catherine Leader


Mary Kate Arrington
Nydea Brumfield
Laine Lachaussee
Lila Larsen
Natalee Smoak
Emery Waters

Bon Bons-
Mary Ryan Schnoor
Emily Pugh
Jillian Cowart
Emma Grace Freridge
Adelaide Floyd
Hallie Harris
Emory Fortenberry

Gracelynn Freeman
Riley Burns
Addie Pace

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Thank you to our 2020 contributors!

Law Office of Haidee Oppie Sheffield       


Baber Strunk Enterprises
Doug Buford
Burnham-McKinney Pharmacies
Dogan & Wilkinson
Express Employment
Hancock Bank
Studio of Dance & Gymnastics


Ted & Priscilla Battley

Representative Charles Busby, Jennifer Cochran, MS Security Police

The Dermatology Clinic

Fletcher Construction

Mr. & Mrs. James H. Heidelberg

Robert & Betty Oswald

Perkins Law Group

Costume Sponsors

Jim & Michele Blevins, Eds Drive-In, Drs. John & Ivon Foster McGowan


Mrs. & Mrs. Adam Askew, Virginia Bridges, Busby Construction, LLC, Richard & Kathy Chenoweth, 
Gulf Coast Anesthesia Providers Corp., Gulf Coast Sav-Rex, Heidelberg, Steinberger P.A. Attorneys, 
Jackson County Board of Supervisors, Mr. & Mrs. Matthew Mayfield, McDonald's Descher Organization, 
Drs. John Paul & Jessica Taylor Bosarge, Dr. & Mrs. Tom and Beth Singley, Cathy & John Slater, Sara & Danny Smith, Linda Walsh, Dr. Jay & Debbie Willis


Mr. & Mrs. James Askew, Aulton Vann Jr. Inusrance Agency INC., Deborah & John Banahan, Dr. & Mrs. Brock Banks,  Dr. & Mrs. Bruner Bosio, Sylvia B. Brister, Jimmy & Jennifer Colmer, Mike & Bettie Concannon, David & Rebecca Davis, Gwen Edwards, Nick & Ann Fallo, Mr. & Mrs. Walker Foster Jr., Dr. & Mrs. Gary Groff, Gulf Coast OBGYN, Gulf Islands Dentistry, Ross & Tela Hemenway, Judy & Burt Hill, Nancy Howell & Jenny Howell Reid, Bill & B-J Jones, Mary Jones & Mary Etta Carner, Mr. & Mrs. Michael Jordan, Randy & Mary Kirksey, Rusty & Christine Lachaussee, Cae Larsen, John and Toni Lindgren, Mrs. J.E. Lovorn, Bo & Mendy Mayfield, Mr. & Mrs. Taylor McNeel, Linda & Bragg Moore, Matt & Jenni Murray, Seth & Callie Randle, Mr. & Mrs. Fletcher Songe, Dr. & Mrs. David Spencer, David & Sam Stewart, Dr. & Mrs. Austin Taylor, The Burrow Law Firm PLLC, Paul & Laura Thompson, Sabrina Ronk Waters, Mr. & Mrs. H.C. Weiss, Betty Ann C. White, Abby & Calen Wills


Roger & Judy Avery, Elizabeth Benefield, Will & Alice Kate Berry, Mr. & Mrs. Matthew F. Bowlin, Garrett & Sarah Busby, Denis & Jane Byrd, Janet Donald, Mr. & Mrs. Pete Faccini , Jeannie & Pete Floyd, Deborah W. Frederic, Kelley King Frye, Mrs. Walter Grant, Jr., Corey & Ashley Harris, Ms. Pat Haynes, Sandy Hillman, Maria G. LaDoucer, Lenny’s Sub  Shop, Joe & Kay Martin, Bill & Kay Moore, Dr. & Mrs. Hal Moore, Pete & Janet Muncie, Mr. & Mrs. Kerry J. Neal, Sr., Ashley Nix, Todd & Melissa Pennington, Mr. & Mrs. Sonny Pickett, Phyllis Ramsay, Matthew & Marsha Richards, Gail G. Seely, Spotlight Elite Dance Center, Mr. & Mrs. Randy Zelenka

Nutcracker Golf Tournament Sponsors

Brady's, Compton Engineering, Express Employment Professionals, Lee Tracy, Melange Board, 
Orion Engineering, Sean Demouey, Shutters & More

Ballet Under the Oaks Silent Auction Donors

The Bakers, The Cherubs, The Sheep, The Villagers, The Bon Bons, Anderson’s Bakery, Ann Pickett, 
Anna Beth Power Confections, Aztecas Restaurant and Cantina, Black Door Boutique, Brady’s Steaks and Seafood, Coastal Bounce, Crazy B’s Coffee and Confections, Deanna and Andrew Battley, Dylan Demouey, Gulf Islands Dentistry, Hometown Spirit Company, Jack’s, Jo Ann Christopher, Johnson Brothers Jewelry, June Christine, Kerry Bass, Lee Tracy Boutique, Lenny’s Sub Shop, Lila Jean’s, Liquors Unlimited, Magnolia Casual, Melange Dance Company Parents, Menagerie on Market, Old School Learning Depot, Posies and Puddles, Pugh’s Florist, Royal Coast Crossfit, Sav-Rex Pharmacy, Take and Bake Meals, Tay’s Barbecue, The Bay Collection, The Dance Shop, The Dermatology Clinic, PLLC,

The Studio of Dance and Gymnastics, Wayne Lee’s, Zeal Boutique