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2021-2022 Recital
Battle of the Bands

Dates & Location

Dates:
5/19/22 - 4:30 - Dress Rehearsal 
5/20/22 - Friday 6:00 Recital Show
5/21/22 - Saturday Noon Recital Show
5/21/22 - Saturday 4:30 Recital Show


Location:
Okemos High School
2800 Jolly Road
Okemos, MI 48864

Show Split 

Show Split:

Each dance class your dancer is in, will preform in 2 of our 3 shows. 

Program:

The program is the show order and names of dancers for each performance.

Tickets

In-Person:

  • Recital will be held IN PERSON at
    Okemos High School.  All in-person tickets can be purchased through TutuTix (button below).  Remaining seats will be sold at an additional cost at the door. 

* In Person tickets are no longer available for online purchase. Tickets can be purchased at the door.  Thank you!

 

Livestream: 

  • For those of you unable to attend our in-person show, livestream tickets can be purchased below.  A link will be sent once tickets are purchased.

In-Person Tickets

Orders

DVD or Blu-Ray 
DVD & Blu-Ray include all shows

  • DVD - $45

  • Blu-Ray - $55


Flowers

Pick up in lobby the day of show 

  • Single rose bouquet - $5

  • 3 Rose bouquet - $15

  • 6 Rose bouquet - $30

Recital Details Below

Dress Rehearsal

Okemos High School: 

START & END TIME

  • Dancers should arrive to Okemos High School at 4:15pm 

  • Dancers should report to the auditorium and find the rows labeled with their dance class

  • Dancers are excused after the run through of their dance.  Please be sure you stay for all of your dancers dances.  Finale dance will NOT rehearse at dress rehearsal

RECITAL RUN THROUGH ORDER

  • Creative Movement dancers will go first in our dress rehearsal run through.

    • Somewhere Over the Rainbow - Monday: Ms. Lydia​

    • Little Fish - Tuesday: Ms. Meghan

    • Little Spartans Ballet

    • Jazz/Funk - Thursday: Ms. Carlie

    • Ballet/Contemporary - Monday: Ms. Katie

    • Ballet - Tuesday: Ms. Faith / Ms. Addie

    • Intro to Dance - Monday: Ms. Lydia

    • Intro to Dance - Thursday: Ms. Taleen

    • Tap - Thursday: Ms. Carlie

    • Hip Hop - Tuesday: Ms. Maria

    • Tap - Tuesday: Ms. Chloe

    • Tap - Tuesday: Ms. Faith / Ms. Chloe

    • Ballet/Jazz - Tuesday: Ms. Carlie

    • Musical Theater - Monday: Ms. Lydia

    • Jazz/Acro - Monday: Ms. Katie

    • Hip Hop - Tuesday: Ms. Carlie

    • Pre Company Ballet

    • Tap - Monday: Ms. Katie

    • Hip Hop - Thursday: Ms. Carlie

    • Jazz/Acro - Tuesday: Ms. Lydia

    • Ballet - Monday: Ms. Faith / Mr. Caleb

    • PT Ballet - Thursday: Ms. Janice

    • Pointe - Thursday: Ms. Lydia

Friday 6:00pm Show

Okemos High School: Doors open at 5:20pm

* Creative Movement dancers will remain with their parent and enter the auditorium when the doors open. (Dancers will NOT be required to have a ticket to enter, all other guest will need a ticket)

BEFORE THE SHOW

  • Step 1 - Check your dancer into their assigned dressing room at Okemos High School:

    • Ages 9 & up: 5:30-5:40.  Ages 4-8: 5:40-5:50

    • An SDC staff member will be at the door to check your dancer in. 

    • Your dancer will remain in the dressing room until after the show concludes.  

  • Step 2 - Once your dancer is checked in, you are free to visit the lobby for flowers and/or concessions.

  • Step 3 - Find your seat in the auditorium and enjoy the show!

INTERMISSION

  • For the safety of our dancers, ​only dancers and instructors are allowed in the dressing rooms once dancers are checked in.  If there is an emergency, please talk to the SDC staff who is assigned to your dancers dressing room.

    • Please pack non staining, nut free snacks for your dancer.

    • Please pack water for your dancer

AFTER THE SHOW

  • Step 1 - At the conclusion of our show, dancers will be brought back to the dressing room after finale.  Please give staff a few minutes to get dancers back to dressing room.

  • Step 2 - Dancers will need to be checked out of the dressing room by a parent or guardian.

Saturday Noon Show

Okemos High School: Doors open at 11:20pm

* Creative Movement dancers will remain with their parent and enter the auditorium when the doors open. (Dancers will NOT be required to have a ticket to enter, all other guest will need a ticket)

BEFORE THE SHOW

  • Step 1 - Check your dancer into their assigned dressing room at Okemos High School:

    • Ages 9 & up: 11:30-11:40.  Ages 4-8: 11:40-11:50

    • An SDC staff member will be at the door to check your dancer in. 

    • Your dancer will remain in the dressing room until after the show concludes.  

  • Step 2 - Once your dancer is checked in, you are free to visit the lobby for flowers and/or concessions.

  • Step 3 - Find your seat in the auditorium and enjoy the show!

INTERMISSION

  • For the safety of our dancers, ​only dancers and instructors are allowed in the dressing rooms once dancers are checked in.  If there is an emergency, please talk to the SDC staff who is assigned to your dancers dressing room.

    • Please pack non staining, nut free snacks for your dancer.

    • Please pack water for your dancer

AFTER THE SHOW

  • Step 1 - At the conclusion of our show, dancers will be brought back to the dressing room after finale.  Please give staff a few minutes to get dancers back to dressing room.

  • Step 2 - Dancers will need to be checked out of the dressing room by a parent or guardian.

Following our noon show, there will be a very limited time for photos in Okemos High School as we have our final production shortly after the noon show ends.  Thank you for your consideration! 

Saturday 4:30pm Show

Okemos High School: Doors open at 3:50pm

* Creative Movement dancers will remain with their parent and enter the auditorium when the doors open. (Dancers will NOT be required to have a ticket to enter, all other guest will need a ticket)

BEFORE THE SHOW

  • Step 1 - Check your dancer into their assigned dressing room at Okemos High School:

    • Ages 9 & up: 4:00-4:10.  Ages 4-8: 4:10-4:20

    • An SDC staff member will be at the door to check your dancer in. 

    • Your dancer will remain in the dressing room until after the show concludes.  

  • Step 2 - Once your dancer is checked in, you are free to visit the lobby for flowers and/or concessions.

  • Step 3 - Find your seat in the auditorium and enjoy the show!

INTERMISSION

  • For the safety of our dancers, ​only dancers and instructors are allowed in the dressing rooms once dancers are checked in.  If there is an emergency, please talk to the SDC staff who is assigned to your dancers dressing room.

    • Please pack non staining, nut free snacks for your dancer.

    • Please pack water for your dancer

AFTER THE SHOW

  • Step 1 - At the conclusion of our show, dancers will be brought back to the dressing room after finale.  Please give staff a few minutes to get dancers back to dressing room.

  • Step 2 - Dancers will need to be checked out of the dressing room by a parent or guardian.

Hair, Makeup, Costumes & Shoes

 

HAIR – Hair for all dancers (other than competitive team) should be put in a high bun.  All loose hair should be slicked back with hair spray.   Hair should be slicked back.  Boys may style their hair as they wish while keeping hair from falling into their eyes.

MAKE UP - While it may seem make up is unnecessary for young dancers, we strongly recommend blush for female dancers cheeks, a light eye shadow and lipstick to keep their face prominent under the stage lights. 

 

CREATIVE MOVEMENT – Assigned costume, pink ballet tights and ballet shoes (black for boys, pink for girls)

 

INTRO TO DANCE – Assigned costume, tan tights, ballet shoes (black for boys, pink for girls)

 

BALLET/CONTEMPORARY – Assigned costume, pink tights and ballet shoes.  

 

JAZZ/ACRO -  Assigned costume, tan tights, jazz shoes (tan for girls, black for boys)

 

TAP – Assigned costume, tan tights, black matte tap shoes

 

HIP HOP – Assigned costume, no tights, black Converse style tennis shoes with white soles and laces

JAZZ/FUNK - Assigned costume, no tights, black Converse style tennis shoes with white soles and laces

 

MUSICAL THEATER – Assigned costume, tan tights, jazz shoes (tan for girls, black for boys)