2018 Nutcracker & Holiday Spectacular 

We are excited to Nutcracker this season. We can't wait to create a world of magic

full of fantastic costumes and pointed toes! With glamorous costumes and There will be parts for dancers in Ballet, Tap, Jazz & Acro.

We are also featuring the all of our pre-school combo classes (ages 6 & under) in a Holiday Spectacular!

Please review the info below carefully for mandatory tech rehearsals and other important information.


December 14th @ 7PM - The Nutcracker

December 15th @ 1PM - The Nutcracker & Holiday Spectacular

Mandatory Tech/Dress Rehearsals:

Nutcracker - Thurs, Dec 13th @ 4:00PM - 9:00PM

Holiday Spectacular -  Sat, Dec 15th @ 11:00AM


Center Theater, CA Center of the Arts
340 N. Escondido Blvd. Escondido CA 92025


  • During the show, the students will be secured backstage and not permitted to exit until after the final curtain. NO EXCEPTIONS! Students will be required to be signed in and out by parent or a designate. Child safety must be placed before convenience. Please allow extra time in your scheduling. If this security factor is not acceptable to you, please do not sign up for the recital.

  • Performers must arrive 45mins prior to show time. Parent Volunteers will take care of performers backstage. Please remember that no one other than performers and stage crew are allowed backstage at anytime. If you need to be backstage with your child, please consider volunteering as a Parent Volunteer. If you come backstage and you are not a parent volunteer, you will be asked to leave.


  • Auditorium doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. Seating is reserved. Tickets will be sold through the theater box office, about a month and a prior to the show. 


  • These ads help pay for the program! What a fun way to feature your dancer in the keepsake program with a special note and ad. 


  • Costumes will be ordered and will be passed out as they arrive. 

  • This year each dancer will receive a pair of tights with their costume.

  • There are no refunds or credits on costumes. If your costume arrives and is either too small or too big, it must be given to the office IMMEDIATELY (Within 24 hours) to arrange an exchange.


  • No flash photography or home video of any kind is allowed during the show!  This is dangerous and distracting for the performers and inconsiderate to the other audience members.  Should a guest choose not to follow this rule, the show will be stopped and that audience member will be identified and removed.

  • We ask that you remain seated for the entire performance.  Please communicate with your guests that this is treated as a professional performance.  It is not proper to leave the theatre during a performance unless it is an emergency. 


  • Tech Rehearsals are mandatory! If your child is absent, he/she will not be able to perform in the recital. 

  • Rehearsals are not open to Guests.



Thank you for allowing us to teach and inspire your children. 

We hope you are as excited as we are to participate in this show!


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