Spring Recital/Calendar of Events

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Spring Recital/Calendar of Events
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SPRING RECITAL - Sunday, May 17, 2020

Turning Pointe School of Ballet's annual Spring Recital will be held on Sunday, May 17, 2020, at 1:00p at Williamsport Area High School auditorium. All students are encouraged to participate in this artistic, educational, and memorable dance experience!


Costume Deposits: Students who would like to participate in the recital must pay a costume deposit by November 15, 2019. A $40 costume deposit is required for each dance class students are enrolled in. For example, if you are enrolled in 3 dance classes per week, your deposit would be $120. Kids Tap & Ballet Combo and Ballet/Jazz Combo will require 2 deposits ($80), as they will be performing 2 dance routines in the recital. Without a costume deposit, costumes will not be ordered for you. Costume deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable. If you decide to drop out after you make a costume deposit and/or your final payment, your costumes will not be refunded. 

Final Costume Payments: Your final costume payment will be due no later than January 15, 2020. Costumes cost approximately $65-$80 each. All costumes will include tights, if applicable. Each student will be responsible to supply their own shoes necessary to complete their costume. (You will be charged a $5 Late Fee per costume, if you submit your payment after January 31, 2020. 

Rehearsal Fee: If a group of 3 or more students are asked to participate in a dance routine outside of class time, a Rehearsal Fee of $75/month will be due PER student unless otherwise noted.

Solos and Duos: If a student is asked to perform a solo or duo in the dance recital (or for a competition), $35/per 30 minutes, $50/per 45 minutes, $70/per 1 hour will be due at the beginning of each session. Duos will split the cost of the fee. Miss Jackie will make an executive decision on who is ready to perform or compete a solo/duo. Please keep in mind that students who are asked to perform or compete solos participate in multiple dance classes per week. All solos/duos (including senior solos) must be choreographed and completed by April 1, 2020. No exceptions.

Tuition: You must be up to date on tuition to particpate in the 2020 Spring Dance Recital.

TECH WEEK: Please mark your calendars for our annual TECH WEEK. Students will not meet at their regularly scheduled class times, but will practice their dance routines in order of the show. (TECH WEEK: Monday, May 11 - Wednesday, May 13 at TPSB.)

MANDATORY Tech and Dress Rehearsal: Tech Rehearsal will take place on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at WAHS auditorium from 4:30p-8:00p. Dress Rehearsal will take place Friday, May 15, 2020 at WAHS auditorium from 4:30p-8:00p. If an emergency or school function arises and you are unable to attend these rehearsals, it is your responsibility and common courtesy to let Miss Jackie know ahead of time.  

Monday, 9/9                                      Fall Classes Begin
Monday, 9/16 - Saturday, 9/14            Bring-A-Friend Week
Friday, 10/11 - Monday, 10/14             Fall Break (No Classes)
Tuesday, 10/22                                  PHILADANCO! Dance Company @ Bucknell; 7:30p (No Classes - students have 2 weeks to make up their missed class.) 
Thursday, 10/24 - Wednesday, 10/30   Halloween Party Week
Thursday, 10/31                                 Halloween (No Classes)
Monday, 11/4 - Saturday, 11/9             Bring-Your-Parent Week
Friday, 11/15                                      Costume Deposits Due
Monday, 11/18 - Saturday, 11/23         Bring-A-Friend Week
Monday, 11/24 - Sunday, 12/1             Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)
Monday, 12/16 - Saturday, 12/21         Holiday Party Week
Sunday, 12/22 - Sunday, 1/5               Holiday/Christmas Break (No Classes)
Monday, 1/6                                      Classes resume from Christmas Break
Monday, 1/13 - Saturday, 1/18            Bring-Your-Parent Week
Wednesday, 1/15                               Final Costume Deposits Due
Monday, 1/20                                    Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No Classes)
Monday, 2/10 - Saturday, 2/15            Valentine's Day Party Week
Monday, 2/17                                    President's Day (No Classes)
MARCH 2020
Thursday, 3/26 - Sunday, 3/29            JUMP! Workshop and Competition in NYC (No classes - students have 2 weeks to make up their missed classes.)
APRIL 2020
Wednesday, 4/8 - Tuesday, 4/14        Spring/Easter Break (No Classes)
MAY 2020
Monday, 5/11 - Wednesday, 5/13       TECH WEEK at TPSB
Thursday, 5/14                                 TECH REHEARSAL at WAHS (4:30p-8:00p)
Friday, 5/15                                      DRESS REHEARSAL at WAHS (4:30p-8:00p)
Sunday, 5/17                                    Spring Dance Recital at WAHS (1:00p)