White House Heritage Rehearsal
Friday, May 15th
1:00pm Show - 4:00pm
3:30pm Show - 5:15pm
5:30pm Show - 6:30pm
White House Heritage Recital
Saturday, May 23rd
*You will receive an email stating in which show your class will be performing.
TPAC Dress Rehearsal
Friday, May 22nd
Ballet - 1:00pm
Variety Show - 2:30pm
Sunday, May 24th
Ballet - 5:00pm
Variety Show - 6:00pm
A recital fee of $90.00 for TPAC dancers and $50.00 for White House Heritage dancers will be posted to accounts in March. This will be due with March's tuition on March 16th.
Siblings within the same family will receive a discounted rate.
Recital fee includes a commemorative recital tee shirt and one complimentary program book for each participating dancer. TPAC dancers will receive 1 ticket per performing student plus 2 guest tickets (which are typically used by parents). Additional TPAC tickets will be available for purchase.
Please note that the recital fee is separate from the fee that was paid for costumes!
American Academy of Dance
STUDIO DANCE PICTURES:
*You received an email last week containing the picture schedule for this year. All classes will have both group & individual pictures taken in each of their costumes at their assigned class time.
*All combo classes will take their tap photo first!
*Please wear tan tights with tap and jazz shoes and pink tights with ballet shoes, unless otherwise instructed!
*We ask that all tights be purchased through our Dancewear Boutique due to the need for uniformity of color. Please purchase those ASAP so that we can ensure that we have enough in stock!
AAD Dancewear Boutique
Our dancewear boutique is at our satellite studio, which is located at 13 Industrial Park Dr., Suite 200.
The hours of operation are Monday-Thursday, 4:00-7:00pm.
The dancewear boutique is there to serve your dancewear and dance shoe needs. They accept cash, check, and Visa or MasterCard!
Stop by today!
*Please check with your teacher re: hairstyle, color of tights, shoes, accessories etc.
**PLEASE be on time for your dance photos as we are on a tight schedule! Group pictures are taken before the individual pictures. Please notify the Main Office ahead of time if you are not going to be at your scheduled photo time.
*Friday morning classes WILL meet the first Friday of picture week (March 6th)! Most regular classes will NOT meet during picture week! We will have comp technique classes on Saturday March 7th and 14th, and regular classes on Monday, March 16th!
*This month, a charge of $3.00 will be posted to your account for each group shot in which your child appears (i.e. you will be charged $6.00 if your child has 2 costumes). This fee goes toward printing the class photos in the recital program book. The photographer (Mark Griffith) will provide parents with a website address where you will be able to view proofs and purchase photos online, if you are interested.
RECITAL PROGRAM BOOK
Each year we publish a recital program book containing ALL the class photos as well as individual pictures of those who elect to be included.
In order to include an individual photo of your child in the program book, you will need to complete an ad form.
These forms have been emailed to you and will be available in the office during picture week.
The following ad spots are available:
1/6 pg, accommodates 1 photo, $42.00
1/4 pg, accommodates 1 photo plus a business card, $65.00
1/2 pg, accommodates up to 3 photos, $115.00
full pg, accommodates up to 6 photos, $200.00
Siblings may have their photo taken together if they want to share one ad space.
Payment will need to accompany your ad form when it is turned in.
**Program Ad Forms are due MONDAY, MARCH 23rd!
ATTENDANCE: Regular attendance is very important at this time of year! We want the students to feel very comfortable with their dances by the recital, & this can only be accomplished if students attend class each week!!
Please note that the studio remains open throughout Spring Break - regardless of which school you attend!!
5 Year/10 Year/15 Year Students
*If your child is eligible to receive a 5, 10, or 15 year award PLEASE be sure to notify us! We do NOT automatically add anyone's name to the list so it is YOUR responsibility to sign up.
Please note that full years taken at other studios DO count toward the 5/10/15 year recognition. The sign-up sheets are now located on the AAD Main Office bulletin board .
*The group photo for the 5 year students will take place on Thursday, March 12th at 7:30pm!
Please wear your favorite costume for the group 5 Year picture!
Please sign the list located on our bulletin board at the main studio lobby ASAP!
*The 10 & 15 year students will be contacted regarding special ad spots available to them in the program book.