Spring is here! The next two months will be busy ones with important dates to remember. Attendance by all students for the remainder of the season is very important as we prepare for our annual recital.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:
Ticket orders due: April 20th
Tickets will be available for pick up the week of May 28th and at dress rehearsals (June 6-7).
Parents Week: May 20-24, 2013
Last day of classes: Monday, June 3rd
Dress Rehearsals: June 6th and June 7th
Recital Dates: Saturday, June 8th 1 pm and 6 pm, Sunday, June 9th 1 pm
Recital and Dress Rehearsal location is at Eastview high School, Apple Valley. Get Directions here.
Join Us For The Annual Father/Daughter Dance
The father/daughter routine is open to dancers who are 8 years and older. The theme this year is American Bandstand and the costume for this dance will be something you already own or can borrow. Each father/daughter couple will only perform in one of the three recital performances. Any father interested in participating must come to the first rehearsal to sign up. There will be no charge for rehearsal time again this year.
Wednesday, May 15 Dad’s only 5:30-6:30 pm – Dads only*
Saturday, May 18 Dad’s and daughters 3:00-5:00 pm*
Saturday, June 1 Dad’s and daughters 4:30-5:30 pm*
Thursday, June 6 Dress rehearsal 7:30-8:00 pm
(Dress rehearsal will be held at Eastview High School)
GRAND FINALE DANCE
All dancers who are in the tap/jazz 1levels and higher will be learning the finale dance during classes in April and May.
RECITAL TICKET SALES:
Tickets are assigned seating and are $16. If a child is able to sit in a lap they will not have to buy a ticket. Anyone occupying a seat needs a ticket. Any tickets not purchased will be available at all dress rehearsals and recitals.
Ticket orders are due by: NOON, APRIL 20th
The recital performance schedule is posted on the bulletin board and will also be posted on this site within the next couple of weeks. Please check which show your child is in so you order the right tickets! TICKETS ARE NOT REFUNDABLE for any reason including lost ones! Also, we do not keep track of who’s sitting in each seat.
Please note that there will be bo Saturday tap/jazz technique classes on April 13, 27, and May 11 due to competitions. Ballet classes will still be in session.
COMPETITION LINE AUDITIONS:
Auditions for our award winning competition lines are combined with our dance camps this summer. Therefore, any student interested in competition must attend one of the camps. Brochures are available at the studio front desk or on the summer camp page.
In addition, the 2013 competition season is kicking off! Our first competition of the season will be April 12-14th at Bloomington Kennedy High School. If you are considering trying out for competition team next year, come cheer us on and experience competition dance! Other competition dates are: April 26-28 (Legacy Dance Championships) and May 10-12 (PrimeTime Dance) at The Minneapolis Convention Center.
2013/14 Season Dance Schedule
Look for the 2013/2014 class schedule during the third week of May. Class recommendations for the following year will be given out at this time. We hope that you will continue your dance education with us next year!
5 YEAR ATTENDANCE AWARDS
If you have danced with us for five years, please put your name on the list at the front desk to receive your award at the end of the year. Please note that the deadline to add your dancer’s name is April 20.
JOIN US FOR A SUMMER OF FUN!
Want to try dancing, singing and acting? Then our Summer Musical Theatre Experience is for you! Class and registration information coming soon!.
Thank you to all the volunteers who helped at the competition line solo/duo/trio performance! We all had a great time!