Sunday, May 8, 2011

Recital Information

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  • Thursday, May 12 – 6 to 8 pm at the dance studio
  • Saturday, May 21 – 9 am to noon at the dance studio
  • Tuesday through Thursday, May 24 -27 - 4:30 to 7:00 pm at Shafer Auditorium
Recital Location: Shafer Auditorium

Recital Rehearsal Schedule: All rehearsals at Shafer. Please use attached class list to find your number(s) in the show.

Monday, May 23 – 
3:30-4:30 – Princesses & Partners
4:30-5:30 – I See a Princess, Belle (group & Belle)
6:30-7:15 – Welcome to Walt Disney
7:15-9:00 – Competition #s Tues., May 24 – FRI. P.M. CAST

Wed., May 25 – SAT. A.M. CAST

Thurs., May 26 – SAT. P.M. CAST 
3:30-4:00 – #3-8 
4:00-4:45 – #9-14
4:45-5:30 – #15-20
5:30-6:15 – #23- 27
6:15-7:00 – #28-33
7:00-8:00 – #34-38
8:00- 8:45 – #39-41, 21-22, 1-2

FRI. & SAT., 6:00 SHOW
Arrive by 5:00

SAT. 1:00 SHOW 
Arrive by noon

Recital Guidelines

Costume – Make sure costume doesn’t have hanging threads, is wrinkle free, clean, & properly worn. Jazz pants should be worn at the navel or 2” below. Generally, shoulder straps should be fastened to back of costume not tied around neck. If costume is snug fitting do not wear underwear.

Shoes – Ballet shoestrings should be taped down inside shoe (no bows showing). Pointe shoe ribbons should be glued or taped (strings tucked in) – cut all fraying fabric. Tyette tap ribbons should be replaced with black elastic. Jazz shoes should be double knotted.

Make-up – Make sure make-up is blended, matches the tones of the costume, & the rest of the class.

Hair – Generally, hair should be pulled back in bun for ballet, off of face for other styles with fly away hair sprayed back. No barrettes, scrunchies, beads, etc., unless part of costume.

Miscellaneous – No glasses unless necessary. No jewelry, nail polish, gum or candy on stage. Absolutely no eating or drinking in costume, or in auditorium. If you have questions about your make-up or hair please ask your teacher. Be sure to label all costume parts, shoes, and belongings. Be sure to check the lost and found area in the lobby. All lost and found items are donated to charity when the show is over.

Facility – DANCERS AND FAMILY ARE NOT ALLOWED IN OTHER AREAS OF THE CAMPUS CENTER. We are only allowed in the lobby, auditorium, halls and bathrooms next to the auditorium MAIN LEVEL. DO NOT BRING OR INVITE FRIENDS TO REHEARSALS.

Have a Great Show!

Monday, May 2, 2011

A Fabulous Final Competition!

Dancers, we are so proud of all that you have accomplished this year! You did a fabulous job at this last competition. Way to win the "Class Act Award"! Here are the results for the On Stage New York Competition.

  • #56 Yes We Went There - Gold, "Exceptional Stage Presence"

  • #59 Who You Are - High Gold

  • #74a The Dog Days Are Over

  • #88 These Boots Are Made for Walkin' - Gold

  • #154 When I Grow Up - Gold

  • #209 Can Can - High Silver

  • #234 Jazzified - High Silver - Class Act Award

  • #249 When She Loved Me - Gold, "Exceptional Passion for Dance", "Exceptional Stage Presence"

  • #257 Minions of Magic - High Gold, "Exceptional Partnering", Critics Choice Nominee

  • #262 Hex - Gold

  • #275 "I Can't Do It Alone" - High Gold, "Exceptional Dynamic Duo"

  • #296a "Sometimes Always Mostly Never" - High Gold

  • #324 "My Cool" - Platinum, "Exceptional Joy of Dance", "Exceptional Humor", 5th Overall High Score Senior, 1st Place Senior Line

  • #328 "Just Ill" - Platinum, "Exceptional Stage Presence", 4th Place Overall High Score Senior, 3rd Place Senior Small Group

  • #331 "Legend of 4" - Platinum, 3rd Place Overall High Score, 1st Place Senior Small Production

  • #353 "Dr. Jazz" - Gold, "Exceptional Costume"

  • #365 "Silver Variation" - Platinum, " Exceptional Footwork", "Exceptional Choreography", "Exceptional Technique", Ballet High Score, 5th Overall Teen High Score Solo

  • #377 "Waiting" - High Gold

  • #398 "Revelation" - High Gold, "Exceptional Concept", "Exceptional Tumbling", "Beautiful Images Award"

  • #405 "Put Down the Duckie" - Gold, "Exceptional Uni-brow"

  • #419 "Fantastic" - Gold, "Exceptional Joyous Dancing" Award

  • #464 "Lose Control" - Platinum, "Exceptional Attack", "Exceptional Stage Presence", 4th Overall Teen Duo-Trio,

  • #470 "A Tribute to Those Who Stayed" - High Gold, Critics Choice Nominee