End of Year Showcase

Year End Worship Concert-free to guests

Come celebrate the end of the year with a performance featuring the Recreational Division and Training Division Level 1A and Level 1B. With a wide variety of styles of dance, including: Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Hip-Hop and Musical Theatre, you will see what students have been working on since the start of the school year.  This is a wonderful opportunity for families and friends to see how much your dancer has grown both spiritually and artistically throughout the year!

Participation fee and costume purchase fees apply.  Please note: participation fees cover facility rental, administrative, choreographic and rehearsal expenses. 

Note: Storytime Ballet students have an informal in-studio performance at the end of each 8 week session.

End of Year Showcase 2020 Important Dates

Location of Dress Rehearsals and Showcases:

  • Community Reformed Church, 10376 Felch Street, Zeeland, Michigan

 

Showcase Date: Saturday, May 16th at Community Reformed Church, Zeeland

  • 10:00am Hudsonville Showcase  – Dancers may be dropped off no earlier than 9:30am
  • 12:30pm Holland* Showcase  Dancers may be dropped off no earlier than 12:00noon
  • 3:00pm Holland* Showcase – Dancers may be dropped off no earlier than 2:30pm
  • *Holland dancers perform in one Showcase and attend one mandatory rehearsal.You will be informed of which Holland Showcase time and which Dress Rehearsal/Photo Shoot time your dancer will attend.
  • Students arrive in costume with hair and make up done
  • Students may NOT be picked up until the end of the Showcase. Dancers watch the show backstage with their teacher and class.

 

Mandatory Dress Rehearsals at Community Reformed Church:

  • Thursday, May 14th Holland Classes Mandatory Dress Rehearsal/Photo Shoot
    • 5:00-6:30pm or 6:30-8:00pm
    • Some dancers* arrive at 5:00pm
    • Some dancers* arrive at 6:30pm
    • *Holland dancers only attend one Dress Rehearsal. You will be informed of which time your dancer must attend.
  • Friday, May 15th Hudsonville Classes Mandatory Dress Rehearsal/Photo Shoot
    • 5:00-6:30pm
    • All dancers arrive at 5:00pm
  • Students arrive at Dress Rehearsal/Photo Shoot in costume with hair and make up done. Professional photographers take class photos backstage.
  • For Dress Rehearsal/Photo Shoots parents are required to stay. As soon as their dancer has rehearsed parents may take them backstage for an individual photo (if desired) and/or are free to leave.
  • Parents are urged to take photos and video at this Dress Rehearsal. No videotaping is allowed the day of the Showcase.

 

Additional Notes:

  • All dancers (except Hip Hop) must purchase a fresh pair of footed tights for the Showcase. Parents will be informed of appropriate color. Tights must be footed for consistency in photographs.
  • Don’t allow dancers to play with costume.
  • Silk Keepsake Flowers with commemorative ribbon may be ordered via a Google Form emailed to parents in May. Pre-orders only. Nothing is sold the day of the show. Please let Grandparents know that nothing is sold at the Showcase.
  • No saving seats on Showcase Day (may save 1 seat for parent checking in dancer.)
  • Dancers may not be picked up until the end of the performance.