February 4, 2013

CEDAR HILLS – As part of the Cedar Hills Champions program, the City Council will recognize PaigeOsmond for her achievements in ballet after she was selected for the main role of Radio City’s ChristmasSpectacular “The Nutcracker.”
Paige started dancing at age three and trains each week at Dance Club in Orem. She and her family werein New York for a dance competition when they heard about the auditions for The Nutcracker and shedecided to try out. Her mom, Heather, later received the call announcing that Paige was selected to playthe role of Clara in the Nashville, Tennessee, performances. She spent one week in South Carolinalearning the choreography and six weeks in Tennessee participating in 38 performances.
“Paige loved the experience of performing in The Nutcracker,” stated Heather Osmond. “This was the85th anniversary of Radio City putting on this ballet and Paige had so much fun being a part of it.”
“Paige is an inspiring young lady,” said Mayor Gary Gygi. “Her commitment to her talent is impressiveand we are honored to recognize Paige for her dedication and success.”

The recognition ceremony will take place during the Cedar Hills City Council meeting on Tues., February 4, at7:00pm at the Cedar Hills Community Recreation Center. February 6, 2013, will be declared as Paige Osmond day in Cedar Hills.______________________________________________________Media inquiries can be sent to Jenney Rees at jrees@cedarhills.org