A Dancer's Journal
It is with great pleasure that we welcome your participation in this year’s show, "A Dancer's Journal", our 40th 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, April 9th @ 12pm(dress rehearsal April 2)
Performance: Saturday, April 9th @ 3pm(dress rehearsal April 2)
Performance: Saturday, April 9th @ 6pm (dress rehearsal April 2)
Performance: Sunday Legacy Gala, April 10th @ 4pm (dress rehearsal April 3)
All 2022 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.
→ FULL SHOW LAYOUT
1: ALL BALANCES ARE DUE. You will not be able to order recital tickets if your balance is not paid off.
6: High School Seniors will receive a priority code and will have the opportunity to order tickets early, IF YOUR BALANCE IS PAID.
10: Legacy Dance Company members (with a $0.00 balance) will be emailed a unique code to use to order tickets online.
13: The rest of the studio (with a $0 balance) will be emailed a unique code to use to purchase tickets online.
21-26: School Vacation Week: ALL CLASSES ARE HELD
1: Parent Observation/Costume Distribution will begin. A specific date for your child's date will be announced.
16: Volunteer Forms are due.
2: Dress Rehearsals, Lexington High School (see rehearsal schedule)
3: Dress Rehearsal for Legacy Only, Lexington High School (see rehearsal schedule)
7: YI & Legacy extra stage rehearsal at LHS 4-6pm for YI; 6-9pm for Legacy
9 & 10: Recital Weekend: Saturday12pm, 3pm, 6pm. Sunday, 4pm
11-15: Video Party (drop-in any time 4:00-8:00pm) / Early Registration for Fall/Winter 2022-2023 Session
16 - 24: Studio closed
April 25: 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 February 6th.
Legacy Dance Company members will receive an email with a different priority code and will have the opportunity to order tickets early on February 10th, 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 13th. 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. Sales will open to the public on March 9th.
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.
All dancers (including preschool and kindergarten) will remain backstage for the entirety of the show.
Dancers will need a change of clothes/shoes to leave the backstage area.
It is the responsibility of the parents to complete the ticket order. Triple-check that you are ordering for the correct show.
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.
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 $22 each plus processing fees. Each person admitted to the auditorium needs a ticket, regardless of age. Please do not bring children under 3. Children ages 3 and above need their own ticket to enjoy the show.
Performers must change into street clothes before sitting in the auditorium.
Massachusetts Fire Laws direct that no one may have another person sitting on their lap in the auditorium.
Tickets will not be refunded or exchanged. Please complete your order form carefully!