CINCINNATI - Here are the stories people were talking about around Cincinnati Monday, December 2, 2013.
1. DOWNTOWN CINCINNATI HOLIDAY CATALOG: In the spirit of Neiman Marcus's infamous Christmas Book, Downtown Cincinnati Inc has put together its own version for Cincinnati shoppers.
And yes, there are some extravagant items for sale.
The Cincinnati Ballet is giving some lucky girls the chance to be part of the magic of the Nutcracker with a walk-on-role with a price tag of $10,000.
"When they say what is the value of this we have to say priceless because you're not going to have another experience like this," said CEO and artistic director of the Cincinnati Ballet Victoria Morgan.
The list of requirements is you must be a female between seven and 12-years old, be able to follow direction well and attend several long rehearsals.
"Clara's nutcracker breaks. She'll have to have that expression of oh no. There will be little pieces of instruction that she will have to follow," Morgan explained.
Looking for something a little more affordable?
The Atomic Number Ten vintage shop is selling scarves starting at $12.
You can shop the catalog at downtowncincinnati.com.