Lake Wanaka Centre - Sat 23rd June, 3pm, 2018

A display of classwork featuring Jazz, Hip Hop, Ballet, Contemporary & Sparkles (preschool) dancers.

This annual event is an enjoyable afternoon, where parents, friends and family can see what we’ve been up to at the studio.  This is a wonderful opportunity for dancers to see other class work & dance styles at Dance Wanaka also. Lots of short snippets & not to be confused with our Annual Recital (26 Nov 2018). Dancing should be finished before 5pm if we keep it moving quickly between groups. 

Entry fee is $10 for Adults & $5 for school aged children/teens. Under 5yrs foc. Door sales only.  Fee applies to spectators only.  Bring correct cash as NO EFTPOS

Dancers must be at the LWC from 2:45pm. 

On arrival - Ballet dancers should go straight to the Armstrong Room & get ready. Sparkles dancers should go straight to the stage (you will dance first). Jazz & Hip Hop dancers – head upstairs in the auditorium to watch & be ready to move to the Armstrong Room at least 5 dances before you perform. All tiered seating in auditorium is for family & friends only. 

What dancers need to wear?  This is a public performance – so you NEED to be in regulation uniform with very tidy hair.

JAZZ = exam uniform, black shoes, exam standard hair

BALLET = regulation dress or leotard.  Hair must be tidily groomed in a bun.

Beginner Ballet, Pre Primary & Primary - Chloe dress, ballet shoes & socks. No shoes should be worn with barefeet only (only Sparkles dancers will be excused). Prop for Sat beginner ballet is a Baby Doll

Grade 1-5 = Navy Leotard & skirt. Ballet flats & pink tights. Boys in exam wear.

Int Fdtn & Senior Ballet = Black leotard & skirt. Ballet flats & pink tights.

HIP HOP = black ¾ pants & own tshirt, shoes. Hair tied back in pony tail

CONTEMPORARY = black leggings, red jazz singlet (Junior), black singlet (Senior). Hair in plait or bun

SPARKLES – own choice of clothing in theme with dance. Hair must be tied back off face. All groups to bring a star.  All groups will dance together.

Tuck Shop – there will be one operating with snacks & drinks. Cash sales only. This will operate as a fundraiser for those dancers heading to "Dance Days" (5 day intensive dance concourse) in Christchurch in July.



Entry fee
(excl dancers) is $5 for Adults & $2 for school aged children/teens.  


Students – please be at the LWC at 2:45pm.  There will be no rehearsal so be ready in your groups upstairs ready to dance.  There will be a run sheet (posted on wall & at studio next week)


What to wear:

Jazz – exam uniform.  Black ¾ leggings, DW singlet, jazz shoes (Junior+) & hair tied up. Bring prop for musical (if needed)

Hip Hop – casual clothes of your own choice and clean street shoes

Ballet – pink or blue leotard, skirt (Pre primary & primary), ballet shoes, tights, hair in bun. 

Sparkles – Optional.  Bring instrument & boxes (Thurs 10am class