By Lisa Abraham
Beacon Journal food writer
Several local bakeries are teaming up with Ballet Theatre of Ohio this year to put some sweets into the Nutcracker Suite.
Custom Cake Creations in Stow, the Bake Shop in Ghent in Bath Township, Cupcake Binge in Munroe Falls, Dipped and Dazzled in Stow, Main Street Cupcakes in Hudson, Vincent’s Bakery in Cuyahoga Falls and West Point Market in Akron will sponsor the sweet shop at the ballet’s upcoming performances of The Nutcracker and the spoof Nutty Nutcracker at the Akron Civic Theatre.
Customers who stop by the bakeries through Dec. 8 can purchase their designated “Nutcracker Sweet” and receive a discount coupon to any performance.
The same bakeries will be featured at the sweet shop at the Civic during the performances. Showtimes are: Nov. 30, 2 p.m., Custom Cake Creations; 7 p.m., Vincent’s Bakery; Dec. 1, 2 p.m., Bake Shop in Ghent; Dec. 6, 7 p.m., West Point Market (Nutty Nutcracker); Dec. 7, 2 p.m., Cupcake Binge; Dec. 7, 7 p.m., Main Street Cupcakes; and Dec. 8, 2 p.m., Dipped and Dazzled.