The Annual Gala Performance will take place at the George Jenkins Theatre, Monash University, Peninsula Campus McMahons Rd, Frankston on Saturday November 21st 2020 at 2pm. We have theatre access at 1pm.
The Theatre Dress Rehearsal will be held on Saturday November the 7th from 1pm to 5pm. Concert Information Packs will be given out early in 4th term.
Studio Photo Day will be held at Springers Leisure Centre on Saturday 14th November beginning at 9am. A $20 sitting fee will be added to your 4th term account. When you order your photos, you will receive a discount, if you order by a specified date.
A full concert run through ( no costumes ) will be held on the Thursday before the concert, the 19th of November at the studio. All students from Prep Level 1 must attend this rehearsal, as it will be the last before the concert. Sugar Plums, Pre Primary and Primary are not required at this rehearsal.
The Costume Levy will be invoiced to your second term account in 2020.. Concert/ Costume hire fees are charged at $55 for the first costume. Additional costumes $25. Costume levy charges are non refundable.
Please note that this levy is a concert levy. The fee covers theatre hire, studio hire, staff costs and all administration pertaining to the end of year concert. It also covers the hire of your child’s costumes for the concert.
PLEASE BE AWARE THERE ARE NO REFUNDS ON CONCERT TICKETS
Please Note: The ballet year concludes at the end of year concert.
The Mid Year Performance will take place at the studio on Sunday June 20th at 2pm. Students wear their ballet uniform. No costumes are required.
Admission is $10.
CLASSICAL BALLET EXAMS: UPDATE: In 2020, we have made a decision not to run ballet exams for this year. We will resume the examination process in 2021. Apologies to anyone this may affect.
All ballet students from Prep Level 1 upward participate in ballet exams., however these will not take place in 2020, but will resume in 2021. These usually take place in May at the studio. All students will receive a detailed report. Students who attend two ballet classes per week will also receive a Certificate.
Please Remember: It is totally unacceptable for parents to drop their children off at the theatre for the concert and choose not to buy a ticket to watch their children perform. All parents need to be in the audience for the entire concert, and must collect their children promptly at the Stage Door at the conclusion of the performance.
It is expected that all students participate in the concert. Those not able to commit to all rehearsals will be unable to take part. ALL DRESS REHEARSALS ARE COMPULSORY. Students MUST remain backstage until the conclusion of the concert. Backstage access will not be permitted during the interval or the performance. Children may not sit in the audience wearing their costume. It is a policy of the theatre that no parents will be permitted backstage.Teachers and our official backstage crew will each be assigned to a group of children.