7th Annual Showcase



Tech Rehearsals

Mandatory tech rehearsals are

Please arrive to the theater at least 20 minutes before your call time.  It is imperative that your dancer has all of her costume(s), shoes, and hair in the appropriate style for each of their classes for rehearsals.  Make-up is required for tech rehearsal and the Showcase. A detailed accessory and costume list will be sent home with your dancer when you come to the office to pick up your costumes.
Costume pick up date- TBD.
You may be responsible for purchasing tights/shoes if your costume requires them.
Please note- Tuition must be in good standing in order to pick up your costume.

Showcase Information

Time of arrival:
There will be balloons and signs directing you where to drop off your dancer(s) when you walk inside. For safety reasons, only the dancers performing in the show are allowed in the dancer drop off area or back stage. All dancers must stay throughout the entire length of the show, including the finale, and they have been safely dismissed. Please do not plan to take your dancer early on the day of the Showcase for any reason. Make sure to send your dancer with snacks and a water bottle, along with items they will need to perform.  Avoid bringing any valuables to the theater.

Dancers should arrive to each performance at least 20 minutes prior to the start of the show in complete hair and make-up, with their first costume on. They should have any costume changes that they will need with them.
*Anyone in the 12:30pm Matinee show should arrive at 12:10pm
*Anyone in the 5:00pm Evening show should arrive at 4:40pm

Click the links below for a copy of the Showcase Performance list to review so that you are aware of which show(s) that you dancer(s) are in.  Please check the spelling of your dancer's name and report any misspellings to the office.

12:30 Matinee
5:00 Evening

The theater will not be open for seating until 20 minutes prior to the start of each show. Dancers will not be permitted back stage any earlier than this time.


All dancers’ (including Company) should follow this guideline:

*Foundation that closely matches your dancer’s skin
*Brown eye shadow
*Black eyeliner
*Black mascara
*False Eyelashes for all dancers ages 13+ as well as all dancers on any competition team. (this is optional for anyone that doesn't fit into those dancers listed above.)
*Pink blush
*Red lipstick


All dancers will wear their hair secured into a bun, complete with bobby pins and a hairnet.  Hairspray should be used for fly-aways.  


Tickets will go on sale beginning Friday, May 6th at 9:00 AM

At that time, you can purchase tickets any of the following ways:

  • Go to our special TutuTix page on your computer, tablet, or smart phone at www.tututix.com/CenterStageAcademyDance
  • Go to our Facebook Fan Page and click the “Buy Tickets” tab at the top, or
  • Just call 855-222-2TIX (2849)

Tickets are $16 in advance and $18 at the door

Note that you will need a credit or debit card to buy tickets, and that tickets will be sold on a first come, first served basis. So, buy early to get better seats!

TutuTix charges a low, fair fee for their service. You’ll see their $1 per ticket fee, plus 5% processing charge added to your order at checkout.

You’ll have several options for how you want your ticket delivered. You can have it emailed to you, sent to your mobile phone internet browser, and even add it to your Apple Passbook (if you have the latest iPhone software) at no charge! Or, you can choose to have TutuTix mail you foil-embossed keepsake tickets for an additional fee– with your dancer’s name printed directly on the ticket!

Watch this video to learn more about buying tickets through TutuTix: https://www.tututix.com/buy-tickets-online-tututix-com/


Photos are not allowed to be taken during the Showcase as it is distracting to the dancers. A professional photographer is coming during the last week of dance class on Monday May 23- Friday May 27 during your dancer's regularly scheduled class times.  These photos will be made available for purchase. An email with additional details will be sent out closer to this date.  It is mandatory that all dancers are in attendance at their last  week of classes prior to Showcase.


Filming of the performances is not permitted and is distracting to the dancers. Anyone caught filming during the performance will be asked to stop.  DVDs will be made available for purchase for each performance if you desire.  An additional email will be sent closer to the Showcase with these details.


Flowers will be available for purchase on the day of the Showcase.  You can create your own bouquets or buy flowers individually.

Dance With Style

Center Stage Academy of Dance has partnered up with Dance With Style for the past few years that was founded by our student Olivia Tritsis to offer gently used dance costumes, shoes, and other dance apparel to dancers of need.  Please drop off any of your donations to the office behind Center Stage after our Showcase or any office staff after our performance on Sunday, June 5.