Wednesday Nov 27th AUDITORIUM (no classes at NSDK)

2:00-3:00- Waltz of the Flowers, Snow Corps (pointe shoes)

3:30-4:30 Battle scene (Acro 2, Contemporary, Hip Hop)

4:30-5:15 Featured parts as requested (15-20 minute intervals)

5:15-6:15: Pastry Chefs

6:15-7:00 Tap 3

 

Thursday Nov 28th: happy Thanksgiving! Don’t forget to stretch your muscles, not just the waistband of your pants!

Friday Nov 29th: Featured parts as requested in afternoon, or as required by tech crew for lighting (15-30 minute intervals)

 

Saturday Nov 30th: (don’t forget Nutcracker Tea at the studio!)

1:00-2:30 Sugar Plum and Prince pas de deux

2:30-4:00 Clara and Prince pas de deux

4:00-5:00 possibly Battle Scene

5:00-whenever: Featured parts as requested (15-30 minute intervals)

 

Sunday December 1st am:

Sugar Plum and Prince pas de deux

Clara and Prince pas de deux

TECH REHEARSAL Auditorium – COSTUMES NEEDED

Dance floor will be down, so pointe shoes required from now on

1:00-2:30: Pre-show and Party Scene (run through doll music twice, including Gingerbread Dolls, once with each Clara, Jack in Box, Ballerina, Harlequin, Nutcracker Dolls)

2:30-3:15: battle Scene (no BABY MICE needed)

3:15-4:00: Christmas Woods (no BABY SNOW needed)

4:00-6:00: Act II through Finale

6:00-7:00: extra rehearsals as needed

 

Monday Dec 2nd – Thursday Dec 5th  during the day as possible, rehearsal with Clara, Prince Sugar Plum Fairy

 

Monday December 2nd RED CAST TECH REHEARSAL:

Auditorium Main Stage 4:00 PM to 8:30 PM; older dancers in Snow and Flowers, please plan to stay until 9:00

  • COSTUMES, HAIR, MAKEUP NEEDED
    We may stop, restart, run dances once or twice, or run slightly out of order in order to work with the production technicians most effectively, so please be ready to go on stage as needed
  • This is the last time that dancers may watch the show from the audience. Dancers may leave once they are finished with all their parts

4:00-5:00 Stage Curtain Call. All Performers in Red Cast. We will run the Curtain Call before starting the show. PLEASE BE ON TIME!!

5:00-6:00- Party Scene

Maids, Clara, Fritz, Dr & Mrs.  Stahlbaum, Party Adults& Children, Godfather Drosselmeyer,  Ballerina Doll, Harlequin Doll, Jack-in-the-Box, Gingerbread Cookies, Nutcracker Doll

6:00-6:45 Battle Scene & Christmas Woods

Baby Mice, Big Mice, Mouse King, Nutcracker/Prince, Soldiers, Clara & Nutcracker Prince, Baby Snow, Snow Queen, Waltz of the Snowflakes, INTERMISSION

6:45-8:30-Land of the Sweets

FINALE SCENE FIRST, then Christmas Angels, Presentation scene, Pastry Chefs, Russian Teacakes, Spanish Chocolate, Chinese Tea, Arabian, Candy Canes, Marzipan, Bonbons, Mother Ginger & Pulchinelles, Waltz of the Flowers, Sugar Plum & Cavalier Pas de Deux, Clara tells Mother of Adventure. (We will run Sugar Plum and Cavalier pdd and variations in order, and then extra practice at end if needed. Other featured roles may also be asked to stay and run their dances as the end for extra practice or lighting cues)

 

Tuesday December 3rd Green CAST TECH REHEARSAL:

Auditorium Main Stage 4:00 PM to 8:30 PM; older dancers in Snow and Flowers, please plan to stay until 9:00

  • COSTUMES, HAIR, MAKEUP NEEDED
    We may stop, restart, run dances once or twice, or run slightly out of order in order to work with the production technicians most effectively, so please be ready to go on stage as needed
  • This is the last time that dancers may watch the show from the audience. Dancers may leave once they are finished with all their parts

4:00-5:00 Stage Curtain Call. All Performers in Green Cast. We will run the Curtain Call before starting the show. PLEASE BE ON TIME!!

5:00-6:00- Party Scene

Maids, Clara, Fritz, Dr & Mrs.  Stahlbaum, Party Adults& Children, Godfather Drosselmeyer,  Ballerina Doll, Harlequin Doll, Jack-in-the-Box, Gingerbread Cookies, Nutcracker Doll

6:00-6:45 Battle Scene & Christmas Woods

Baby Mice, Big Mice, Mouse King, Nutcracker/Prince, Soldiers, Clara & Nutcracker Prince, Baby Snow, Snow Queen, Waltz of the Snowflakes, INTERMISSION

6:45-8:30-Land of the Sweets

FINALE SCENE FIRST, then Christmas Angels, Presentation scene, Pastry Chefs, Russian Teacakes, Spanish Chocolate, Chinese Tea, Arabian, Candy Canes, Marzipan, Bonbons, Mother Ginger & Pulchinelles, Waltz of the Flowers, Sugar Plum & Cavalier Pas de Deux, Clara tells Mother of Adventure. (We will run Sugar Plum and Cavalier pdd and variations in order, and then extra practice at end if needed. Other featured roles may also be asked to stay and run their dances as the end for extra practice or lighting cues)

Wednesday December 4th RED CAST: Final Dress and Tech Rehearsal

  • Please park at the rear of the Auditorium by the Middle School playground and use the “Green Room Entrance”
  • Bring non-messy things to do while you wait. Show will be run from the Green Room, so no dancers in the audience.

 

RED CAST Final Dress Rehearsal including Curtain Call.

4:00-4:40 PM arrive at Auditorium and Get Prepared

4:40 PM in places for curtain call

5:00 PM Curtain Call (all cast)

5:30 PM Run whole show in order without stops

*Party Scene

*Battle Scene

*Christmas Woods

*Land of Sweets (should start approximately 6:30)

 

Thursday December 5th GREEN Cast: Final Dress and Tech Rehearsal

Final Dress and Tech Rehearsal

  • Please park at the rear of the Auditorium by the Middle School playground and use the “Green Room Entrance”
  • Bring non-messy things to do while you wait. Show will be run from the Green Room, so no dancers in the audience.

 

GREEN CAST Final Dress Rehearsal including Curtain Call.

4:00 5:00 PM Get Prepared

5:00 PM Curtain Call (all cast)

5:30 PM Run whole show in order without stops

*Party Scene

*Battle Scene

*Christmas Woods

*Land of Sweets (should start approximately 6:30)

 

PERFORMANCES

Friday 06 December—RED CAST—EVENING  7:00 pm Performance

5:15-6:15 Class for Ballet 3-6

6:00 PM Call for Act I. All dancers in costume with make-up and hair secure report to their assigned waiting area.

6:45 Call for Act II. All dancers in costume with make-up and hair secure report to their assigned waiting area.

7:00 PM Curtain

Please stay in your assigned space until your dance & Curtain Call—Clean up after yourselves!

REST—GO TO SLEEP!!

 

Saturday 07 December—RED CAST—MATINEE  2:00 pm Performance

12:15- 1:15—Class for Ballet 5&6

1:00 PM Call for Act I. All dancers in costume with make-up and hair secure report to their assigned waiting area.

1:45—Call for Act II

2:00 PM Curtain

Please stay in your assigned space until your dance & Curtain Call—Clean up after yourselves!

GO HOME & REST

 

Saturday 07 December—GREEN CAST—EVENING  7:00 pm Performance

5:15-6:15 Class for Ballet 3-6

6:00 PM Call for Act I. All dancers in costume with make-up and hair secure report to their assigned waiting area.

6:45 Call for Act II. All dancers in costume with make-up and hair secure report to their assigned waiting area.

7:00 PM Curtain

Please stay in your assigned space until your dance & Curtain Call—Clean up after yourselves!

REST—GO TO SLEEP!!

 

 

Sunday 08 December –GREEN CAST—MATINEE 2:00 pm Performance

12:15-1:15—Class for Ballet 5&6 on stage

1:00 PM Call for Act I. All dancers in costume with make-up and hair secure report to their assigned waiting area.

1:45—Call for Act II

2:00 PM Curtain

Please stay in your assigned space until your dance & Curtain Call— Do a final clean up after yourselves!

THANKS!!