Showcase Lists are posted in the studio in October. Students are divided into 2 shows with upper level Graded Technique students Level II+ participating in both shows. All students are expected to participate in the Showcase unless you let your teacher know otherwise. Class attendance is imperative. If a student has excessive absences, it is up to the teacher’s discretion as to whether or not the student will participate in the showcase. Mini Session students will not participate in showcase. 30 minute classes participation in Showcase determined in October and will be posted at that time.
The end of the year showcase is held at Grand Rapids Christian High School DeVos Center for Performing Arts (DCAW)
There will be 2 performance times: 1:00 and 4:30. Our goal is to have each show run approximately 120 minutes.
TICKETS go on sale April 24 and may be purchased through DeVos Center for Performing Arts at the box office or online at www.dcaw.org. All tickets $11 Each show is videotaped by Freshlook Video and DVD's will be available for purchase for $20. There is no videotaping or flash photography allowed during performance. Flower bouquets from Luidema's are available for $8 if ordered by April 24/ $10 at the door. All proceeds go toward our scholarship fund. FLOWERS and DVD's >> HERE
Recreational Students will dance in one show. Pre-Professional Graded Technique students Level II and above dance in 2 shows. 30 minute "co-enrollment" classes are scheduled to participate in the showcase only if time allows. This will be determined in October. There is no costume fee due to the studio for 30 minute classes.
We do our best to keep siblings dancing in the same shows to make performances convenient for families. There may be times when this is not possible and we apologize for the inconvenience. We schedule the shows in October. Please watch for details and let us know if there are conflicts. We will do our best to work with you.
Costume Week April 24-29. Please join us for the last 15 minutes of class to receive special instructions. To keep costume charges at a minimum, we do not offer alterations.
PLEASE NOTE: We do our best to accommodate families who have a school function on the night of the rehearsal. The Directors MUST BE NOTIFIED IN WRITNG AT LEAST 2 WEEKS IN ADVANCE!