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April 18 , 2018

Recital Costumes-
Costume Week was a big success.  The dancers all looked fabulous in their recital costumes and the staff is getting excited to see all the dancers shine on stage!

We have placed the orders for those dancers that
needed a different size and we will hand them out to the dancers as they arrive.  We hope to have all replacements by Picture Day.  

Picture Day-

P icture Day is Sunday May 20th ...Mark Your Calendars!  I will be sending out the picture schedule at the end of April. Pictures will be taken at the studio by Northwest Sports Photography.  Order forms will be sent home with dancers the week of pictures.

Recital Info-

This year our Studio recital theme is "I'm With The Band" and our Ballet performance theme is "Midnight Serenade".
What is the schedule for recital week?
Spring Ballet Performance "Midnight Serenade" 

Saturday, May 19th 
- Ballet Rehearsal @ Elite
ACT I 9:00-11:00 
ACT II 11:00-1:00 
Saturday, June 16th - Ballet Dress Rehearsal @ Liberty High School
ACT I- 9:00-10:30
ALL DANCERS- 10:30-11:30
ACT II- 11:30-1:00
Ballet Performance "Midnight Serenade" 
Shows: Saturday June 16th at 4:00pm & 7:00pm      

Spring Recital "I'm With The Band"  (all rehearsals and shows at Liberty High School) 
Wednesday, June 20th - ACT I Rehearsal 5:00-9:00
Thursday, June 21st   - ACT II Rehearsal 5:00-9:00
Friday, June 22nd - Recital Dress Rehearsal
Act I- 9:00-11:30
All Dancers- 11:30-12:30
Act II- 12:30-3:00 
Spring Recital "I'm With The Band"
Shows: Friday June 22nd at 6:30pm
Saturday June 23rd at 11:00am and 5:00pm
I will be emailing out a complete recital packet in May. This packet will include details on rehearsal schedules, show times, recital line up, room mom volunteer sign up, dressing room info and more!
The staff is working on making a smooth rehearsal and show schedule that will accommodate all our dancers and our busy Elite Families. 

Elite Performing and Competitive Company Auditions for the 2018-2019 Season-

We will have a parent/dancer informational meeting at Elite on Wednesday May 30th from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm.  If your family is interested in finding out what Elite's Dance Companies are all about, please plan on attending this meeting. Audition applications and the audition schedule will be handed out at the meeting.    
Auditions will be held at Elite Sunday June 3rd.

Dates to Remember-


Memorial Day
~Elite is closed Monday, May 28th for Memorial Day.
~Last day of regular studio classes is Friday, June 15th.

Dancer of the Month-

This month we shine the SPOTLIGHT on
Hadley Scott

Age: 7
School/Grade: St. Pius, 1st grade
How many years have you been dancing at Elite?
This is my 4th year
What is your favorite style of dance?
Tap & Hip Hop
What is your favorite memory at Elite?
Having my grandparents & great grandma come watch my recitals
Tell us about your family...
My family is my dad, mom, 12 year old brother Griffin, 9 year old sister Claire and my crazy dog Zoey.
If you aren't dancing...what else do you like to do?
I like to read and play basketball.
Where do you see yourself in 20 years?
In 20 years I want to be a teacher and have a cat and a dog.
Tell us more...Tell us one fun fact about yourself!
During Spring Break, I got to surf in the ocean with a little dog on my surfboard.

Sara  and Staff

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