May 2012- page 1 of 2
A newsletter for Contempo Dance Academy students and their families
Recital "Need-to-Know" Information--"IN THE SPOTLIGHT"
If you are not receiving "Footnotes" by email or viewing it on the"Contempo Dance Academy" Facebook page, we don't have your correct email. And as a result you havebeen missing important studio news. Any last minute updates for the recital will be communicated by email, soif you haven't received our emails, please send an email to
immediately (and be sure to add this address to your list of approved senders). We just want to keep youinformed--we will not share your email address with anyone.
Dress Rehearsal: Friday, June 8th at 2:30 p.m. This is mandatory for all dancers
arrive in costume.
Performance Dates for "In the Spotlight":
Friday, June 8th at 6:30 p.m. --Dancers must check in at the ticket table by 5:45 p.m.
Saturday, June 9th at 11:00 a.m. --Dancers must check in at the ticket table by 10:15 a.m.
After check-in DANCERS will proceed into the auditorium and find a seat with their class.
Onlyvolunteers will be allowed into the auditorium with the dancers. Once all dancers have been seated, anannouncement will be made for ticket-holders to enter the auditorium. We anticipate that seating willbegin approximately 20-30 minutes before the show begins. Seating is general admission, with familiesof volunteers having the first selection of seats.
Moms & Dads we need your help!!
Come and be a part of the great show experience, byhelping with dress rehearsal and/or performances with ticket sales, ushering, costuming, as dancer chaperones,etc. Junior high & high school students who need service hours are also welcome to help as runners.
Location for performances and dress rehearsal
: Grounds for Hope Cafe Auditorium, 2701 Maple Ave. nearGreen Trails in Lisle. It is in a strip mall/shopping center and the building says "Trinity" in large lettering.
: $8/adults and $5/children in advance-cash or check only. Other local private studios charge as muchas $15-$25 per ticket, and also require dancers to purchase tickets to watch the show. Our students will beseated with their class in the auditorium, and do not require a ticket. Tickets will be available at the studiobeginning on May 7th. (Tickets will be available for cash purchase at the door for $10 each--adults or children.)
Sound Memories of Westmont will be doing our professional show video on Friday. DVDs maybe ordered at a pre-show cost of $25 each (cash or check only) during the month of May. Use the order formon page 2 below. Other local private studios charge as much as $45-$60 per DVD, so ours is a great value fora professional quality recording of your child's performance. Remember, the use of individual phones, camerasor video equipment to record or photograph any portions of the performance is not allowed.
Action photographs will be taken during performance and may be viewed and purchased onlinefrom the photographer. Details will be provided. We will not be taking posed class photographs for the recital.