R E C I T A L 2021
Recital June 6th
Dress Rehearsal June 5th
River Ridge High School - 11646 Town Center Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34654
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Recital is such an exciting time of the year. We pride ourselves on making this show as seamless as possible. For our new families at DEA we encourage you to ask as many question as you need to so you can enjoy your first recital! During dress rehearsal and recital show days, we only allow volunteers and stage crew backstage. We will have plenty of volunteers in both dressing rooms to assist and monitor the children. Parents , you are welcome to pack your children snacks, water and activities. The venue asks we avoid any juices or drinks with dye and gummy like snacks. Please know that the safety of your children is our number one priority and this is why we do not allow anyone backstage during these nights. If your child requires medical assistance or allergies please email the studio at email@example.com.
Our recital tickets are available for purchase online. The link to purchase will go live on May 25th at 6:00pm. The theater is not working at its full capacity so tickets are first come first serve. Tickets are $20 each.
The ticket link to purchase is: Tickets Sales– Our recital tickets are available for purchase online. The link to purchase will go live on May 25th at 6:00pm. The theater is not working at its full capacity so tickets are first come first serve. Tickets are $20 each. You will need to show your proof of tickets/purchase on your mobile device at the venue.
The ticket link to purchase is: https://buy.tututix.com/danceextremeacademy
**Please remember children ages 3+ will need a ticket. Children ages 2 and under can sit on laps. There will be one seat left vacant and unavailable to purchase in between families. This is to adhere to the social distancing rules set forth by the facility.
Recital Hi-Def Video Link - This price was included in your recital fee and will be emailed to families a few weeks post show. Please be patient as they require editing!
Please remember that there is no videography allowed during recital. Due to the contract DEA has signed with the Video company we must adhere with this rule. We will have ushers there to help adhere with this rule).
Hair (NO BANGS IN FACE)
All hair must be slicked back out of the dancers face by using hairspray or hair gel. Hair must go accordingly to what your teacher has written on the hair/shoes/tights list.
Make up - The dancers make up should go as followed:
Face: Foundation to match skin tone
Eyes- Neutrals/browns on eye lid, white on top, black or brown eyeliner, mascara
Red Lip Stick
Cheeks: Light Pink Blush/Bronzer
Dress Rehearsal - Saturday June 5th
Times for dress rehearsal are as followed: Show 1 is at 11:00am (Must arrive by 10:30AM) MANDATORY. Dancers must stay throughout the entire dress rehearsal. Approximate pick up time is 1:30-2:00pm. Show 2 start time is 3:00pm (Must arrive by 2:30PM). Approximate pick up time is 5:30-6:00pm. If your student is in both shows we recommend parental supervision in between rehearsals as the venue will not have supervision during the off hours.
Venue for Dress Rehearsal: River Ridge High School: 11646 Town Center Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34654
DROP OFF PROCEDURE: Drop off begins for show 1 at 10:30am at River Ridge High School. Stop by our check in table. Students will then be brought to their appropriate dressing rooms. You will need to sign in on our contact sheet and you will be given a wristband. You must have the band to pick up your child at the conclusion of rehearsal; it is our only way to keep track of the kids. NO ONE will be allowed inside the theatre for rehearsals, unless you are volunteering. Volunteers must be present for the dress rehearsal of their designated show. Parents are welcome to wait in the parking lot or return to the facility at our recommended pick up times.
PICK UP PROCEDURE: Pick up times are approximate. We average each show to be 2.5-3 hours. Please do not attempt to retrieve your child before they have been officially dismissed by the directors/teachers. You must have your wristband present for pick up following rehearsal. You will sign them out at the same location you checked them in.
Recital - Sunday June 6th Arrival & Show Times
June 6th Show 1 arrival time is 11:00am and show time 12:00pm. June 6th Show 2 arrival time is 4:00pm and the show time is 5:00pm. Doors will open to the theater 30 minutes prior to show times.
Drop off begins one hour prior to show time at River Ridge High School. Just like rehearsal you will stop by our check in table, retrieve a wristband and sign your child in. Students will then be brought to their appropriate dressing rooms. NO ONE will be allowed inside the theatre or backstage area except parent volunteers and faculty.
Please understand that dancers cannot leave the venue until after the finale which is at the end of the show (see show flow). Please understand this is for the safety of your children. Please be patient with our staff and volunteers, the checkout process can be timely but will flow smoothly with your patience and following of procedure. You will meet back at the check in area with your wristband, and sign your child out at the conclusion of the show.
Please turn off all cell phones upon entering the theatre! Doors will open 30 minutes prior to show time. You must have your online ticket confirmation. Masks are recommended for our audience members. Taking pictures and flash photography are strictly prohibited inside the theatre and if found in use will be confiscated until after the show. As most theatre patrons know, dancers must stay focused to avoid injury. Please respect the theatre policies and be respectful of your fellow audience members. The videographer we hire will provide the highest quality video.