SASPA 2017 34th

ANNUAL SCHOOL PERFORMANCE

Performances serve to celebrate  student accomplishments.

(See VENUE DIRECTIONS)

A CELEBRATION OF WORLD DANCES!

 Carol B. Conway Theater

11210 Disco St.

LOWER & UPPER SCHOOL PERFORMANCES

Friday  June 16, 2017        Lower 5:30 pm,          Upper 7:00 pm

Saturday  June 17, 2017   Lower 3:30 pm,          Upper 5:30 pm

                                                   CELEBRATION:        Dance Music, Food and Drink  7:30 – 10:00 pm

Sunday  June 18, 2017        Lower 1:00 pm,        Upper 3:00 pm

SASPA End of Year School Concert Benefits

  • Lower School (Dance Basics & Levels 1, 2 ) will perform 3 shows.  (Approximately 1 hour in length, No Intermission)
  • Upper school (Levels 3, 4, 5, 6) will perform 3 shows.  (Approximately 1.5 hours in length, No Intermission)
  • Each student gets two complimentary tickets to be used at the show of their choice.  Additional tickets are $12.50 each and seating is reserved.  Please fill out order form in advance to expidite the process.  No one waited in line last year at all.
  • Upper and lower school students / parents are invited to Saturday Night Celebration with music, drink and catered food.
  • Parking is free at all shows.
  • Students registering in January of 2017 will have missed the costume order date.

END OF YEAR SCHOOL PERFORMANCE

PRODUCTION CALENDAR

DATETIMESWHEREWHAT
MONDAY 7TH, NOVEMBER 2017Performance IntentTo Perform FormsMailed to Student Homes
M-F 5TH-10TH DECEMBER 2017In ClassesCostume Measurements Taken
SATURDAY 10TH, DECEMBER 2017SASPAPerformer Intent / Release Forms Due Recital / Costume Fees Due
MONDAY 3RD, APRIL 2017SASPARecital ticket order forms available
SATURDAY 6TH, MAY 20179-12:00 noonSASPA Reserved seatingRECITAL TICKETS GO ON SALE Most will be gone by this day.
FRIDAY 2ND, JUNE 20175:30-7:30 pmMANDATORY REHEARSALLOWER SCHOOL In Class Attire
SATURDAY 3RD, JUNE1- 4 pmMANDATORY REHEARSALUPPER SCHOOL In Class Attire
FRIDAY 9TH, JUNE5:30-7:30 pmMANDATORY REHEARSALLOWER SCHOOL In Costumes
SATURDAY 10TH, JUNE1- 4 pmMANDATORY REHEARSALUPPER SCHOOL In Costumes
SUNDAY 11TH, JUNE1-3:00 pmSASPAIndividual Recital Photos with FPS Portraits (Sign-up at SASPA for time in advance, first come first served)
THURSDAY 15TH,JUNE8-9 pmSASPA Volunteers Needed!!Set Up Theater
FRIDAY 16TH, JUNE5 pmSASPADancer Call Time ALL
1ST LOWER SCHOOL SHOW 1st Overall Show5:30 pmSASPAA CELEBRATION OF WORLD DANCERS Lower School
1ST UPPERUPPER SCHOOL SHOW 2nd Overall Show7:00 pmSASPAA CELEBRATION OF WORLD DANCERS Upper School
SATURDAY 17TH, JUNE12:00 noonSASPADancer Call Time
2ND UPPER SCHOOL SHOW 3rd Overall Show1:00 pmSASPAA CELEBRATION OF WORLD DANCERS Upper School
2:30 pmSASPALower School Dancer Call Time
2ND SHOW LOWER SCHOOL 4th Overall Show3:30 pmSASPAA CELEBRATION OF WORLD DANCER Lower School
3RD UPPER SCHOOL SHOW 5TH Overall Show5:30 pmSASPAA CELEBRATION OF WORLD DANCERS Upper School
RECEPTION7:30-10 pmSASPAEnd of year party Dance Music Catered Food
SUNDAY 18TH, JUNE12:00 noonSASPA DANCER CALL TIME ALL
3RD LOWER SCHOOL SHOW 6TH Overall Show1:00 pmSASPAA CELEBRATION OF WORLD DANCERS Lower School
4TH UPPER SCHOOL SHOW 7th Overall Show3:00 pmSASPAA CELEBRATION OF WORLD DANCERS Upper School
4:30 pmVolunteers Needed toSTRIKE THEATER
MONDAY 12TH-18TH JUNESASPA CLOSED
MONDAY 19THSASPA 4 WEEKSUMMER CLASSESSESSION BEGINS

THEATER POLICIES FOR PARENTS AND STUDENTS

  • Students and parents need to know the name of their Dance Number(s) and which shows student is in (Lower OR Upper School OR Both). No underwear and all visible tags should be removed.

  • All students must wear their regular class uniform OR costume for rehearsals as listed and hair in a bun.

  • Show order is listed above and it will be posted in many locations.

  • If you have any questions, ask in the near future so the director, teachers and chaperons are not bombarded during recital.

  • Video, photography or recording devices are NOT allowed due to distraction and in consideration of fellow audience members. The safety of all performers can also be comprimised.  Definitly no photography is allowed backstage!!!

  • Arrive early to all  call times.  Check in at the Music School door.  Check out is at the same location.

  • Sign in when you arrive and out when you are leaving the theater for safety purposes.
    REHEARSALS ARE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC AND PARENTS!

  • No parents backstage or in the theater.  No one on stage unless performing. No food or drink is allowed in the theater and definitely not backstage.

  • Please label name on all belongings with a permanent pen on labels and inside shoes.

  • DO NOT BRING valuables to the theater. SASPA is not responsible for any lost jewelry, valuables or money.

  • All LOWER SCHOOL performers must attend Friday June 2nd in class attire and June 9th rehearsal in costume at SASPA 7:30 – 9 pm. All UPPER SCHOOL performers must attend Saturday June 3rd in class attire and June 10th in costume at SASPA 1 – 4 pm. Rehearsals are THIS IS MANDATORY for SAFETY REASONS.

  • Students who miss rehearsals risk ruining the number and more importantly risk physical danger due to not knowing where to go in the dark and what is or isn’t dangerous on or off stage.

  • Layer your tights accordingly.  Plan your individual show accordingly.  Especially if you are in several numbers.

  • Some ballet students may have to purchase tan knee-high hose to wear over pink tights (for jazz) or full tan tights for jazz and tap depending on costuming requirements. 

DANCE NEEDS SUPPLIED BY PERFORMER (in Show Order)

NUMBERCLASSTIGHTSSHOES
LOWER SCHOOL 3 PERFORMANCES JUNE 16TH, 17th, 18thFRIDAY JUNE 16th, 5:30-6:30 pmSATURDAY JUNE 17th, 3:30-4:30 pmSUNDAY JUNE 18th, 1-2 pm
3 PERFORMANCESALL DANCERSPERFORM INALL 3 SHOWS
MALAYSIA (Sanchez)Tumb. 1-3 Thurs.,& Sat.Bare LegsBare Feet
AUSTRIA (Ghidoni)Musical Theatre Mon.Tan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
NEW JERSEY (Villasenor)Jazz 1-3 Sat.Tan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
ARABIA (Conway)Tap 1/2 Tues. & Sat.Tan TightsTan Tap Shoes
CANADA (Conway)Ballet 1/2 Wed.Pink TightsPink Ballet Shoes
HOLLAND (Trevino)Ballet 1/2 Mon.Pink TightsPink Ballet Shoes
CUBA (Anglin)Jazz 1/2 Wed.Tan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
CHIHUAHUA (S. Martinez)Folklorico 1/2 Sat.Tan TightsAsk Teacher
INDIA (Ghidoni)Jazz 1-3 Mon.Tan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
ILLINOIS (Conway)Hop Hop 1/2 Mon.Tan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
MORACCO (Ghidoni)Youth Belly Dance Tues.See Teacher
HAWAII (Hall)Dance BAsics 5/6 Mon. & Sat.Pink TightsPink Ballet Shoes
SOUTH KOREA (Hall)SasparillasTan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
GREAT BRITAIN (Ghidoni)Dance Basics 3/4 Sat.Tan TightsBlack Tap Shoes
ENGLAND (Conway)Ballet 1/2 Sat.Pink TightsPink Ballet Shoes
SOUTH PACIFIC (Ghidoni)Dance Basics 3/4 Tues.Tan TightsBlack Tap Shoes
WORLD SHOWCASE (Hall)Sasparillas Co.See DirectgorSee Director
UPPERSCHOOLPERFORMANCES
UPPER SCHOOL 3 PERFORMANCES JUNE 16TH, 17th, 18thFRIDAY JUNE 16TH 7-8;30 pmSATURDAY JUNE 17TH 5:30-7 pmSUNDAY JUNE 18TH 3-4:30 pm
3 PERFORMANCESALL DANCERSPERFORM INALL 3 SHOWS
BRAZIL (Sanchez)Acro-Tumbling 5/6 Thurs.,& Sat.Bare LegsBare Feet
IRELAND (Conway)Scottish Highland Mon.Tan tightsGillies
GREECE (Trevino)Ballet 5/6 Thurs.Pink TightsPink Ballet Shoes or Pointe
CALIFORNIA (Villasenor)Hip Hop 3/4 Wed.Tan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
ITALY (Conway)Ballet 3/4 Thurs.Pink TightsPink Ballet Shoes
RUSSIA (P. Martinez)Ballet 4/5 Tues.Piink TightsPink Ballet Shoes
SPAIN (P. Maritnez)Flamenco Thurs.Tan TightsSee Director
CHILE (Conway)Tap 5/6 Tues.Tan tightsTan Tap Shoes
FRANCE (Villasenor)Jazz 5/6 Wed.Tan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
ARGENTINA (Conway)Jazz 3-5 Thurs.Tan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
NEW YORK (Villasenor)Hip Hop 5/6 Mon.Tan TightsAsk Teacher
PHILLIPINES (Anglin)Jazz 3/4 Wed.Tan TightsTan Jazz Shoes
MIDDLE EAST (Ghidoni)Belly Dance Oreintal Thurs.See TeacherSee Teacher
LOUISIANA (ConwayTap 3/4 Tues. & Sat.Tan TightsTan Tap Shoes
ISRAEL (P.Martinez)Lyrical / Contemporary Tues.See TeacherSee Teacher
GERMANY (Conway)Ballet 3/4 Sat.Pink TightsPink Ballet shoes
WHALES (Conway)Ad. TapTan TightsTan Tap Shoes
JAPAN (Villasenor)Jazz 4-6 Sat.Tan tightsTan Jazz Shoes
COLUMBIA (Anglin)TapSAtionsTan TightsTan Tap Shoes
URAGUAY (Sanchez)Acro-Tumbling 3/4 Thurs. & Sat.Bare LegsBare Feet
VERACRUZ (S. Martinez)Folklorico 3/4 Sat.See TeacherSee Teacher
FINALE (Trevino)BALLETPink tightsPink Ballet Shoes OR Pointe
FINALE CAST GREECEHallie, Laryssa, Rachel, Krysta, Kritstin, Mateo, Luna, Jasmine, Madleieine, Abigial R, Hannah, Julia, Karalie, MarieBallet CostumePink Ballet Shoes OR Pointe
FINALE CAST RUSSIASophia, Nicole, Elizabeth, Jasmine, Natalie, LindseyBallet CostumePink Ballet Shoes OR Pointe
FINALE CAST GERMANYEmma, Sara, Angelina, Juliana, Sarah, Hailey, MalenaBallet CostumePink Ballet Shoes OR Pointe
FINALE CAST ITALYAbigail K, Carly, Eos, Cameron, Valeska, AndreaBallet CostumePink Ballet Shoes OR Pointe
FINALE CAST ENGLANDGeorge, LouisBallet Costume

DANCE BASICS AGES 3/4 and DANCE BASICS 5/6 (Required)
DB students should have black elastic sewn through tap shoe eyelets. Ballet slippers should be tied tightly in a square knot and trimmed approximately one inch and then tucked into the front of shoes.  DB students students should be picked up after each show running approximately 1 hour.  (Show times listed above)

VIDEO WAVE (Not required)  DVDs of the performance can be ordered. Price is $30.00.   Order forms can be picked up at SASPA in May or at the performance. Cash or checks should only be made out to Video Wave.

PHOTO SESSIONS AND PACKET PRICES  (Not required) Photographer Louis Benavides C.P.P. Student must sign up at SASPA for session time Sunday June 11th 2017. Order forms are available at SASPA.
Photos are sold in units. 1st Unit = $20.00 All subsequent Units = $10.00 Units are: (1) 8×10,   (2) 5 x 7’s,   (8) Wallets Example; (1) 8 x 10 + (2) 5 x 7’s + (8) wallets = $40.00 Checks are to be made out to Louis Benavides C.P.P.

RECITAL CHECKLIST: MAKE-UP, HAIR AND SHOE REQUIREMENTS
Make-up includes base, earth tone eye make-up (no blues or greens), red lipstick, and blush. Hair should be in a bun at the crown of the head and secured with bobby pins and a fine hair net. No bangs, no scrunchies, and no clips as they reflect the light. Use hair colored bobby pins. Shoes and tights are specified by the above Performer Needs (Blue Table).

ALL PERFORMERS No underwear under tights. Students who require costume changes should purchase a flesh colored camisole leotard.  Bra straps showing across the back of leotards and costumes is unacceptable.

VENUE DIRECTIONS

THEATER DIRECTIONS, Carol B. Conway Theater is at SASPA.

(From 1604 East or West) Take 281 south exit Bitters or Nakoma head east from either exit.  Bitters and Nakoma will take you to Jones Maltsberger Rd.  From Bitters turn right on Jones Maltsberger Rd.  From Nakoma you will turn left on Jones Maltsberger Rd. There are two streets Safari and Triplet, turn on either street going east. Both will dead end at Disco St.  We are the main building on 11210 Disco St.  SASPA has free parking.

We look forward to seeing you at the show.  Applaud loudly (it’s contagious) when you feel like it…there’s no wrong time. The beauty of live theatre is the strive for perfection with its many mistakes. Have a great show and our thanks to so many terrific chaperons, parents, teachers and students!    Enjoy the show!    SASPA.