IMPORTANT RECITAL INFO
Recital - Saturday, June 8
Huff Concert Hall, Methodist University
*Arrive dressed in first costume with tights, shoes, hair, and makeup.
Parking: Available adjacent to the concert hall at no charge. The main entrance to the auditorium is next to the round-a-bout.
Food: Concessions will be available for purchase in the lobby. Please refrain from bringing outside food or drink.
Photography: No photography will be permitted during recital. You may take pictures during dress rehearsal.
Dancer gifts: Many families like to present their dancer with a gift after performance. You are welcome to bring your own flowers or to purchase AODA merchandise as a memento at the event.
Will be available online in advance for $10 or at the door for $12 (cash or credit card—convenience fee applies to card). Children 0-5 are free of charge. AODA students are free and their family receives 2 free tickets as well (these complimentary tickets must be picked up at the main AODA office by Friday, June 7). Tickets are good for both morning and afternoon recitals.
You can purchase a DVD recital on our website for $35.
10:30am - Morning Recital (Ages 3-6)
Check-in at D. Keith Allison Hall at 10am (see room assignments below)
Check your student in at 10am, already dressed in costume in the D. Keith Allison Hall (this building is adjacent to the Huff Concert hall, near the parking lot round-a-bout)
Teachers will bring dancers to/from stage to perform so you won't have to miss a thing!
After recital is over, you will pick up your child from the same classroom
Student Check-In (10am)
Mon 10am Ballet/Tap
Mon 3pm FCS
Mon 5:30pm Hip Hop/Tumble
Thurs 3:30pm Ballet/Jazz
Thurs 4:30pm Ballet/Jazz
Sat 9am Ballet/Tap
Mon 3:30pm Ballet/Tap
Thurs 10am Ballet/Tap
Thurs 9am Ballet/Tap
Thurs 3pm VCA
Sat 10am Ballet/Tap
We would also love for you to consider bringing your young dancer back at 3pm for our “The Glass Slipper” Production based on the story of Cinderella! You and your children will be sure to enjoy the entertaining show, and young dancers will be inspired by seeing older and more advanced dancers perform. And don't forget that your tickets are good for both shows and all AODA students, as well as children 0-5 years, are FREE!
3:00pm - "The Glass Slipper" Afternoon Production (Dancers age 7+)
Dancers check-in NLT 2:15pm (see room assignments below)
Check your student in at 2:15pm, already dressed in their first costume
Our workers will bring dancers to/from stage to perform so you won’t have to miss a thing!
All Students ages 7-12, Level 1 & Pre-Company will be checked into classrooms in the D. Keith Allison Hall (this building is adjacent to the Huff Concert hall, near the parking lot round-a-bout)
All Staff, Cast. Level 2, Teen/Adult, A&O Company students please check in at the appropriate location backstage in the Huff Concert Hall
Students with costume changes can change in their classrooms/bathroom with the help of our workers, or parents can slip out and help them personally (please notify the worker at check-in if your child will need help with changing).
After recital is over, you will pick up your child from the same classroom as check in.
The Glass Slipper - Student Check-In (2:15pm)
Ages 7-12, level 1/pre-company in D. Keith Allison Hall *if your first dance is:
Room 118 (Level 1 & Pre-Company)
Mon 4:30pm Pre-Company 1
Mon 5:30 Contemporary 1A
Tues 4:30pm Musical Theater
Sat 4pm Hip Hop 1
Room 119 (ages 7-12)
Mon 11am Contemporary
Mon 4:15pm FCS
Tues 3:30pm Contemporary
Tues 4:30 Ballet
Tues 5:30 Musical Theater
Wed 3:30pm Ballet
Room 120 (Level 1)
Mon 6:30pm (upstairs) Contemporary 1B
Tues 6:30pm Jazz 1
Tues 7:30pm Ballet 1A
Fri 7pm Ballet 1B
Sat 2pm Tap 1
Room 121 (ages 7-12)
Wed 4:30 Highland
Thurs 4:15pm VCA
Thurs 5:30pm Jazz
Thurs 6:30pm Ballet
Sat 11am Ballet
Sat 12pm & Wed 2:30 Tap
Sat 1pm Hip Hop
All Cast, Staff, Level 2, Teen/Adult, A&O Company in Huff Concert Hall:
Backstage Left Dressing Room
All Cast Members
Backstage Right Dressing Room
All AODA Staff
Room 123 (Level 2+, Teen/Adult, A&O Company)
Mon 6:30pm Jazz 2
Mon 7:30pm Contemporary 2
Tues 5:30pm Ballet 2
Wed 4:30pm Ballet 3
Wed 5:30pm Contemporary
Wed 6:30pm Jazz 3
Thurs 7:30pm Sarah’s Teen-Adult Lyrical
Thurs 7:30pm Ebony’s Teen-Adult Lyrical
Fri Alpha/Omega Company
Sat 3pm Tap
Sat 5pm Hip Hop 2