Our year-end production, “Welcome to the Jungle” is right around the corner! Here is some important information for dancers and their families.


SHOWS & LOCATION

Our classes will be split into 2 separate shows.

View the Recital Spreadsheet to determine if your child is in Show A, Show B, or both shows.

Show A
  • Show A will perform Saturday, May 4th at 1:00 and Sunday, May 5th at 5:00
  • Show A will have a Dress Rehearsal on Wednesday, May 1st
Show B
  • Show B will perform Saturday, May 4th at 5:00 and Sunday, May 5th at 1:00
  • Show B will have a Dress Rehearsal on Thursday, May 2nd

All performances and dress rehearsals will be held at The Gillis Theater in Marshall Hall at VMI.

Due to an event at VMI, there are no rehearsals or performances on Friday, May 3rd. 


REHEARSAL WEEK

  • A detailed Rehearsal Week schedule will be released soon.
  • Students will practice on the stage at The Gillis Theater at VMI.
  • Rehearsal Week will include a Dress Rehearsal for each show, which includes full costume, hair, and makeup.
  • It is important for dancers to attend all rehearsals and be on time.

HAIR & TIGHTS REQUIREMENTS


NUDE LEOTARDS

  • Dancers who have multiple dances within the same show (for example a ballet, tap, and jazz costume change) are required to wear a nude leotard.
  • Nude leotards are flesh colored leotards worn underneath tights and dance costumes.
  • We require them for the dancers’ and staff’s comfort and safety during quick costume changes.
  • Nude leotards can be purchased using the Recital Order Form.

T-SHIRTS & FLASH DRIVES

  • You may order a recital t-shirt or a flash drive of the performances using the Recital Order Form. All orders are due by Friday, March 8th.
  • The recital t-shirts are so cute and fantastic recital memento! They will be jade green with a list of the dancers’ names on the back ($20 each). Be sure to place your order by Friday, March 8th.

TICKETS

  • Recital tickets will go on sale Monday, April 15th.
  • Tickets are $12 each.
  • All accounts must be paid in full to receive recital tickets.
  • All attendees must have a ticket.
  • We strongly recommend purchasing your tickets as early as possible. Shows have sold out in the past.
  • Tickets may be purchased Monday-Thursday during class hours at TheStudio, located at 126 Walker Street, Lexington. Call (540) 463-3436 or email us with questions.

COSTUMES

  • Recital costumes will be sent home the week of April 15th.
  • All accounts must be up to date to receive your dancer’s costumes.

HAVE QUESTIONS?

The recital is an exciting time but we understand that it can be a little overwhelming for parents. We are here to help!  Mrs. Vicki can answer questions at drop off/pick up or you may email rockbridgeballet@gmail.com. 

Thank you for dancing with us!