Dance To EvOLvE

Annual Showcase In Cleveland

2021 Showcase in the Park

For general information about recital, see our Recital Benefits & Information page.

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Step 1

Understand What The Showcase Is So That You Feel Comfortable

An event such as the recital is often a ‘first’ for many families and their young dancer.  Our recital is a celebration, not a competition. We want everyone feeling comfortable, confident and excited! Dance To EvOLvE has specialized in this age group for over 10-years. We create a fun, inviting, age-appropriate and non-intimidating recital day for our dancers and families to remember.

When the performance outfit is delivered in class in May, it will include a informational letter that will explain all the details you need. Including: outfit care and instructions, hair & make-up tips, safety procedures and show times. Tip:  Be flexible and plan sleeping and meal times accordingly so we get the best out of our dancers. (Remember that class moms will have snacks.)

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Step 2

Register For Showcase:
ONLY APPLICABLE FOR SHAKER HEIGHTS, ORANGE and North Ridgeville. If you take class at these locations, please register below.

All other locations will have registration approval in class.

All dancers participating in the showcase will receive a dance outfit. We want our dancers looking great while everyone feels confident and comfortable.
Showcase Participation and Outfit:
 $42, Costume Registration Here

After 4/19, additional $20 late fee if costume is still available. (If you are a new student with us in spring session 2, please contact us to avoid late fee.)

Shaker Heights, Orange, and North Ridgeville ONLY need to register online.


Step 3

Step 3: Know Important Dates About The Showcase

April 19:  Last Day For Registration (After 4/20, additional $20 late fee if costume is still available.)
 Attendance in class is especially important so dancers can learn their dance with confidence
Mid-May: Teachers will post dance choreography online so that students can practice at home.
May: Showcase outfits will be distributed in class as they arrive throughout May. Informational letter will be included which will include all the details that you need to know about show day and discussed during parent meeting
June 5:  Annual Showcase
Week of June 8:  Summer Session Starts With Classes and Camps

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Step 4

Participate & Register For The Family Dance

We promise that it will be easy, fun & non-intimidating…so don’t be shy! This is a very special bonding opportunity for you and your dancer. Parents, grandparents, older siblings…whomever your dancer’s favorite dance partner is. This is a time to create memories that your dancer will never forget! There’s no long term commitment as we only do ONE rehearsal (and give a at home practice video). 

The family dance will be first in the show, so our adult participants will dance first, then join the audience, sit back & enjoy the rest of the recital. (Participation includes your entrance to the recital). Dancers will join their class backstage after the family dance and where they will be under the care of our trained volunteers.

Cost: ($N/A in 2021) for parent and dancer to participate to cover rehearsal costs & fees. Includes free admission to show. (Registration closes N/A.)
Costume: No costume fee as you can create your costume from your closet 
Rehearsal Date: N/A for 2021
(One rehearsal. Simple dance steps also provided on YouTube to practice at home or if you can’t make rehearsal.)
Rehearsal Location:  N/A

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Step 5

Volunteer Today/ Buy Tickets & T-Shirts

Volunteer: TBD
(See Specifically The Class Mom Information Video)

Ordering Tickets:

Tickets: n/a in 2021
Adults: Donation At The Door
7-16 years: n/a
6 years and under: Free (If show is full, please have children sit on your lap.)

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Step 6

Practice At Home, Have Fun & Order Your DVD Ahead Of Time

All teachers will film each class’ recital dance so that your dancer can practice at home and build his/her confidence.

Practice Recital Dance At Home: Encourage your dancer to practice their showcase dance outdoors so that they will be ready to do it outdoors on show day! (Click here for Practice Videos)

Photography/ Videography:  Please be respectful when taking photos and video during the show.

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Step 7

Have Any More Questions or Concerns?
Wondering If Your Dancer Is Ready?

We specialize in this age group and happy to talk about with you about your dancer.  If you have any questions or concerns, we are here to help! Please contact us.

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