April Newsletter 2019
"CAN'T STOP THE FEELING" - YEAR END ANNUAL RECITALS - MAY 10, 7PM,
MAY 11 AT 2PM AND 7PM
Held at the University Farquhar Auditorium
Tickets on sale April 1, 2019
Dress Rehearsal and Recital Information
RECITAL TICKETS - GO ON SALE APRIL 1
Tickets will go on sale TBA through the University of Victoria Ticket Office both on line and in person. Tickets may be purchased on line, www.auditorium.uvic.ca, by phone 250-721-8480 or in person. Detailed ticket information please click here. Tickets are $15.00 plus Tax and Service Charges.
2019 DRESS REHEARSAL/RECITAL INFORMATION
RECITALS: May 10, 11, (2 shows on the 11th.) DRESS REHEARSALS: April 30, May 1, 2 ~ Dress Rehearsals and Recitals take place at the University Farquhar Auditorium and UVIC. If you have more than one child dancing or a child taking more than one class a week, please be aware that you could be involved in more than one show. This would mean purchasing tickets for all shows you plan on attending.
*Photo Week ~ April 9 - 13
Mr Gordon Lee will be back with us!
Mr Gordon will take both group and ind photos
Mr Gordon to download images to his web site.
Parents to access Mr Gordon's web site with a code.
Parents order hard copy photos through Gordon if they wish.
If ordering photo from Mr Gordon's web site - Parents pay Gordon, $20 (group and ind.) includes taxes and mailing. Other optional packages will be available, details including pricing will be listed on www.gordonleephotography.com
Thank you to everyone for taking care and making our studio NUT FREE. This includes all food that contains nuts too! This year, we have 5 dancers that are anaphylactic.
COSTUMES – Please have costumes organized by March 31, 2019
Distribution has started. So if we get to mid March and your dancer doesn't have a costume yet please get in touch with us and we can update you. Please remember having your dancers costume organized is your responsibility, but we are here to help. To find out what is happening with costumes please give us a call, e-mail us through our web site or drop by the studio office. Keeping in touch with us will be very helpful. Please label costume pieces and dance shoes with your dancer’s name.
Easter Weekend: The Studio will be closed
April 19,20 & 22.
Wishing all our Dance Studio Families A Very Happy Easter!
PRIMARY TAP SHOE LACES:
It is time to say good-bye to the black satin laces in our tap shoes (primary dancers) Please replace the laces with a dance shoe ties (available at the studio office $6) or a piece of black elastic. No more laces coming undone hurray!
DANCE DURING DRESS REHEARSAL AND RECITAL WEEK
No regular dance classes the weeks of April 29. See you at the Dress Rehearsals.
No regular classes during the week of May 6. See everyone at the Recitals.
RAD Ballet : during the weeks of April 29 and May 6 will run as normal unless a dancer has dress rehearsal.
COMPETITIONS ~ 2019
Competitions are another performance opportunity that doesn't involve all studio classes. If you have questions in regard to competitions please call the studio office. Good luck to all our Competition Performers! Please remember to check the web site under the 'CompTeam' button on a regular basis.
The next time with the RAD Examiner will be between May 26 - June 21, 2019. Please watch the web site under the 'RADBallet' button. Exam Prep Class Schedule will be posted the week of April 1.
GRADUATION, FIVE/TEN/FIFTEEN/TWENTY YEAR DANCERS
If your dancer is graduating grade 12/University or has been with us for 5, 10, 15, 20 or 25 years and will be getting a medal/trophy please confirm this by e-mailing Miss Karen at CLICK HERE or leaving a message at 250- 658-0445.
COBS Bread, our neighbours in the Royal Oak Shopping Centre are lending us a hand to raise funds for "Studio Life” – a program that helps under privlidged dancers in our community. When you shop at COBS Bread, simply mention to the sales assistant that you are a parent, teacher, dancer from Karen Clark Dance Studio. 5% of the total sales will be donated back to the Studio ... yipeee! So if you are in COBS making a purchase please mention our name ~ Thank you very much!