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THE NUTCRACKER BALLET WORKSHOP 2014

Audition Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 Ages 5-10 3:00 - 4:00
  Ages 11-18 4:00 - 5:30
Workshop Fee: $200, checks made payable to Miss Michelle's Center for the Performing Arts
Costume Fee: $30 per costume, due Oct. 31, 2014
Show Date:  Sunday, Dec. 21
Show Time:4:00 p.m.
Location:  Wilson Middle School, 22 Rutledge Road, Natick
Dress Rehearsal: Saturday, Dec. 20, 11 am
Tickets:  Reserved Tickets $20 each, cash only, Tickets at the door $25 each, cash only.

This full-length holiday ballet is the jewel of Miss Michelle's repertoire. With new choreography and new costumes, this year's show will be a gem! To participate, students should be at least 5 years old and in Kindergarten as of Sept. 1 and enrolled in a ballet class (either ballet, ballet/tap, or ballet/jazz). A full rehearsal schedule will be posted after auditions. Casting depends on the number of students participating each year. Performance information will be posted as soon as it becomes available.

Friday Rehearsal for variations:  5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday Rehearsal for full cast:  3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Please see full rehearsal schedule at the studio front desk.

THE SPRING PERFORMANCE 2015:
 FROZEN

The annual Spring Performance is a full-studio production performed in May under the direction of Miss Sandi Biggins. Classes will learn and rehearse dances during regular class time. Older students may audition for leads, which will be held in December. All students participating will purchase a costume for each class they are enrolled in.

Workshop Fee: $250 (only for students auditioning for leads)
Costume Fee: $80 per costume, due Oct. 31, 2013
Show Dates: Saturday, May 2, 2015 
Location:  Wilson Middle School, 22 Rutledge Road, Natick
Dress Rehearsal:  10:00 a.m., morning of the show
Show Times:  3:00  & 6:00 p.m.
Tickets:  Reserved Tickets $20 each, cash only, Tickets at the door $25 each, cash only.

Please note that all workshop participants are required to participate in a theater class beginning in September and continuing throughout the year. 

THE COMPETITION PROGRAM

Competition is open to Company members who are enrolled in 3.5 hours of classes, including one ballet and one jazz class. Competition Auditions will be held in October. Competition students are also required to attend 3 weeks of summer dance. Additional costume, entry fees and teaching fees will apply. Those fees will be announced at a future date. Competition dates will be posted when they are determined. 

 

RELEVÉ SPRING BALLET WORKSHOP:
June 2015:  CINDERELLA
 

This annual spring ballet, under the direction of Miss Michelle, will be an originally choreographed, full-length ballet, performed in June. All full ballet classes lasting one hour or more (excluding Pre-Ballet, Ballet/Tap, Ballet/Jazz) will participate in the Relevé Spring Ballet. Older ballet students may audition for leads in January, with rehearsals beginning in February.

 

Workshop Fee: $200 (only for students auditioning for leads)
Auditions:  Saturday, Jan. 25, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Costume Fee: $30 per costume, due Mar. 31
Show Date: June 7, 2015
Dress Rehearsal: June 7, 11:00 a.m.
Show Time: 3:30 p.m.
Tickets:  Reserved Tickets $20 each, cash only, Tickets at the door $25 each, cash only 


JAZZ FEST

Jazz Fest is the annual end-of-year dance celebration, performed Saturday, June 13, 2015. All classes at the studio will participate. Students will learn new choreography in class, or perform competition or spring ballet pieces for members of the studio and the public. Costumes will either be those used for the Spring Fling, Competition, or may be rentals. 

 

Miss Michelle's Dancers