It is with great pleasure that we welcome your participation in this year’s show, It's a Musical Life!, our 37th annual recital!
Each year we strive to produce a show that is a source of entertainment for our audience and a happy and proud experience for our students. The following information serves as an important communication with parents. After reviewing this information, please call or email your questions if we can be of further assistance. A review of dress rehearsal procedures will be discussed during your child’s costume distribution time. We appreciate the opportunity to share this special event with your child and family. Please keep an eye on your email for regular “recital updates” as we get closer!
Recital Days/Times (click here to confirm which show your child is performing in)
Performance: Saturday Matinee, April 6th @ 1pm
Performance: Saturday Evening, April 6th @ 5pm
Performance: Sunday Matinee, April 7th @ 4pm
All 2018 dress rehearsals and recitals are held at Lexington High School, located at 251 Waltham Street, Lexington, 02421. We recommend you enter via Worthen Road, where the field house dome is, and go in the main entrance. You will be directed to the auditorium from there.
7: Recital packet emailed home
28: Recital tickets go on sale for High School seniors and Dance Inn Staff with the link above
1: ALL BALANCES ARE DUE. You will not be able to order recital tickets if your balance is not paid off.
4: Legacy Dance Company members will receive a priority code and will have the opportunity to order tickets early, IF YOUR BALANCE IS PAID, with the link above.
11: The remainder of the studio (with a $0.00 balance) will be emailed a unique code to use to order tickets online with the link above.
18-22: School Vacation Week: CLASSES ARE HELD
16: Recital Flower Bouquet Order Forms and Volunteer Forms are due.
30: Dress Rehearsals, Lexington High School (see rehearsal schedule)
31: Dress Rehearsals, Lexington High School (see rehearsal schedule)
6 & 7: Recital Weekend: Saturday Matinee, 1pm. Saturday Evening show, 5pm. Sunday Matinee, 4pm
8 - 10: Video Party (drop-in any time 4:00-8:00pm) / Early Registration for Fall/Winter 2019-2020 Session
11 - 21: Studio closed
April 22: Spring session begins
NEW Recital Ticket Information
The tickets can be purchased by clicking, here:
All balances MUST be paid in full prior to ordering recital tickets. You will not receive a code if you have a balance on your account.
High School seniors will receive an email with a priority code and will have the opportunity to order tickets early on January 28th. (If you are on a payment plan your last payment is due February 1st. You will be able to order tickets on January 28th, if you are able to make your last payment a few days early please do so.)
Legacy Dance Company members will receive an email with a different priority code and will have the opportunity to order tickets early on February 4th, IF YOUR BALANCE IS PAID.
The remainder of the studio (with a $0.00 balance) will be emailed a unique code to use to order tickets online on February 11th. Once everyone has paid codes will no longer be needed and everyone can return to the site and order as many tickets as they like.
If you have a balance on your account you will not receive a code until your balance is paid.
You can order as many tickets as you like online with your personal code.
Tickets can be printed or mailed home. The Dance Inn will accept a picture on your phone for entrance to the show. You do not need a physical copy if you have your receipt on your phone the day of the event.
3 Year Intro, 4 Year Intro and Kindergarten dancers are are backstage until intermission. Dancers staying for the second half of the show will need a ticket to enter the auditorium.
Dancers will also need a change of clothes to leave the backstage area.
It is the responsibility of the parents to complete the ticket order. Double-check that you are ordering for the correct show (see image below):
Frequently Asked Questions:
Will tickets be sold on the day of the show? Yes, if there are still seats available.
Where is the best place to sit? All the seats are good in this auditorium. There is a balcony
for individuals who prefer watching from above.
I’m going to volunteer at a different recital than the one my child is performing in, how can I redeem the free ticket? Once you have handed in your volunteer form you will receive a one-time use discount code that will allow you one free ticket to any show. You will need to choose a show you are not working.
What about handicapped seating? Handicapped seating is available throughout the auditorium, in the front side rows, the back corners and the center of the balcony. In addition, we suggest guests with visual disabilities sit in the front row.
Please note the following policies to avoid a delay in processing your ticket order:
All balances must be paid in full prior to issuing tickets. Tickets cannot be reserved without full payment. Tickets cost $18 each plus processing fees.Each person admitted to the auditorium needs a ticket, regardless of age. Pleasedo not bring children under 3. Children ages 3 and above need their own ticket to enjoy the show, this includes preschool performers who can join their parents in the auditorium after intermission.
Performers must change into street clothes before sitting in the auditorium.
Massachusetts Fire Laws direct that no one may have another person sittingon their lap in the auditorium.
Tickets will not be refunded or exchanged. Please complete your order form carefully!
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Recital Photos by Cynthia Clayton: https://gallery.cynthiaclaytonphotography.com/2018danceinnrecital/