Nutcracker

2017 NUTCRACKER REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

Friday, October20th
Location: A Touch of Class Studio
5:30 - 6:15     Angels, Polichinelles, Lambs
6:15 - 7:15     Clara, Soldiers, Nutcracker Brigade, Bunny Soldiers, Tiny Mice, Tall Mice
7:15 - 8:15     Party Girls, Party Boys, Clara and Friends

Sunday, October 22nd
No Rehearsal Scheduled this Day

Friday, October 27th
Location: A Touch of Class Studio
5:30 - 6:15     Angels, Polichinelles, Lambs
6:15 - 7:15     Clara, Soldiers, Nutcracker Brigade, Bunny Soldiers, Tiny Mice, Tall Mice
7:15 - 8:15     Party Girls, Party Boys, Clara and Friends

Sunday, October 29th
Location: A Touch of Class Studio
 12:00-1:00    Dragon, Clara
1:00-2:00      Arabian Scarf Dancers, Soldier Doll
2:00-3:00      Snow & Flowers


Friday, November 3rd
Location: A Touch of Class Studio
5:30 - 6:15     Angels, Polichinelles, Lambs
6:15 - 7:15     Clara, Soldiers, Nutcracker Brigade, Bunny Soldiers, Tiny Mice, Tall Mice
7;15 - 8;30     Party Girls, Party Boys, Clara and Friends, Maids, Party Parents, Drosselmeyer
8;30 - 9;00     Party Parents

Sunday, November 5th
 12:00-1:00      Arabian Soloist & Arabian Scarf Dancers, Soldier Doll, Chinese & Dragon
1:00-2:00        Snow
2:00-2:45        Spanish
2:45-3:30        Flowers & Dew Drop

Friday, November 10th
Location: A Touch of Class Studio
5:30 - 6:15     Angels, Polichinelles, Lambs
6:15 - 7:15     Clara, Soldiers, Nutcracker Brigade, Bunny Soldiers, Tiny Mice, Tall Mice
7;15 - 8;30     Party Girls, Party Boys, Clara and Friends, Maids, Party Parents, Drosselmeyer
8;30 - 9;00     Party Parents

Sunday, November 12th
Location: A Touch of Class Studio
 12:00 – 1:30    Snow, Clara
1:30 – 3:00       The following dancers in Act 2: Saltwater Taffy Sailors, Spanish, Arabians, Chinese & Dragon, Candy Cane, Marzipan, Polichinelles, Flowers, Clara
ANGELS, FRITZ, LAMBS ARE NOT NEEDED AT THIS REHEARSAL
3:00 – 4:00      Flowers & Dew Drop

Friday, November17th
Location: A Touch of Class Studio
5:30 - 6:15     Angels, Polichinelles, Lambs
6:15 - 7:15     Clara, Soldiers, Nutcracker Brigade, Bunny Soldiers, Tiny Mice, Tall Mice
7;15 - 8;30     Party Girls, Party Boys, Clara and Friends, Maids, Party Parents, Drosselmeyer
8;30 - 9;00     Party Parents

Sunday, November 19th
No Rehearsals Scheduled This Day

Friday, November 24th
No Rehearsals Scheduled This Day

Sunday, November 26th
Location: A Touch of Class Studio
12:00 – 1:15     Angels, Fritz, Lambs
12:00 – 2:00     Act 2 Dancers – Saltwater Taffy Sailors, Spanish, Chinese and Dragon, Arabians, Candy Cane, Marzipan, Polichinelles, Flowers and Dew Drop, Clara
* Pictures will also be taken on this day. See Picture Schedule Memo for More Details

Picture Day Schedule
11:00     Party Girls/Clara/Clara’s Friends/Fritz/Party Boys 
11:30     Polichinelles/Salt Water Taffy
12:00     Tall Mice
12:30     Tiny Mice
1:00       Bunny Soldiers (NO FACE PAINT)
1:30      Angels*, Lambs*, Marzipan (LAMBS – NO FACE PAINT)
2:00      Soldiers, Nutcracker Brigade (NO FACE PAINT)
2:30      Chinese and Dragon, Spanish, Arabian Soloists and Arabian Scarf Dancers, Candy Cane,
Ballerina and Soldier Doll
3:00      Hammond Ballet Junior and Senior Company Members Headshots & Group **Please wear a
black camisole leotard/pink tights/pink ballet shoes/Pointe shoes/hair in bun.
3:30     Snow & Snow Queen/Flowers & Dew Drop individual pictures. (Group pictures will be taken at
  the theatre only)

Friday, December1st
Location: A Touch of Class Studio
5:30 - 6:15     Angels, Polichinelles, Lambs
6:15 - 7:15     Clara, Soldiers, Nutcracker Brigade, Bunny Soldiers, Tiny Mice, Tall Mice
7:15 - 8:30     Party Girls, Party Boys, Clara and Friends, Maids, Party Parents, Drosselmeyer
8:30 - 9:00     Party Parents

Saturday, December 2nd
Location: Columbia Theatre
Stage Rehearsal
 8:00-10:00      Move In (Props, Costumes, Scenery, Etc) 
10:00-11:15     Battle Scene
11:15-12:30     Party Scene
12:30-1:30       Lunch (All dancers must leave the theater.) 
1:30-2:30        Transformation Scene /Snow Scene
2:30-4:00        All Dancers in Act 1 (Party Scene, Battle Scene, Transformation/Snow Scene)

Sunday, December 3rd
Hammond Ballet Nutcracker Tea
2:00-4:00 @ La Fleur De Lis in Ponchatoula More Information to Follow!

Monday, December 4th
Location: Columbia Theatre
5:00-6:00 Angels/Polichinelles/Marzipan and Lambs
6:00-9:00 All Dancers in Act 2 (Angels and Lambs will be excused earlier than 9:00. Please check with us around 8:00pm.)

Tuesday, December 5th
No Rehearsals Scheduled this Day

Wednesday, December 6th
Location: Columbia Theatre Dress Rehearsal
First Dress Rehearsal
Make-Up is NOT necessary for this rehearsal. Dancers must have hair in a bun. Ringlets are NOT necessary for this rehearsal.
5:00-7:00 All Dancers in Act 1 (Party Scene, Battle Scene, Transformation/Snow Scene) 
7:00-9:00 All Dancers in Act 2 (Angels and Lambs will be excused earlier than nine. Please check with us around 8pm)

Thursday, December 7th
Location: Columbia Theatre
Publicity Photographs
These Dancers should be fully dressed and onstage for 5:00. These pictures will go on schedule if you are standing nearby ready to go. Solo pictures should be taken at the studio. These are group and publicity shots.
5:00-6:00 Clara, Fritz, Nutcracker/Prince, Sugar Plum Fairy, Drosselmeyer, Snow Queen and Snowflakes, Chinese Soloist, Candy Cane, Spanish, Arabian Soloist, Dew Drop Fairy, Flowers, Marzipan, Ballerina Doll, Soldier Doll

Final Dress Rehearsal Act 2
Hair & Makeup is necessary for this rehearsal.
6:00-9:00 Dress Rehearsal - All dancers in Act 1 and Act 2

(Mice, Bunny Soldiers, Lambs, and Angels will be excused earlier than nine. Mouse and Bunny Soldiers Parents Please check in with us about 7:30pm. Angel and Lamb Parents please check in with us about 8:30 pm.)

Friday, December 8th
School Performance
8:30am Call – Please be at the theater no later than 8:30am ready with hair and make-up complete. Older dancers will need to warm up.
9:00 – 9:40 Stage warm-up
10:00 School Performance
Dancers will be finished around 11:30am.
Please see above list of characters who will be performing.

Friday, December 8th
Evening Performance
6:00pm Call – Please be at the theater for 6:00pm ready with hair and make-up complete. Older dancers will need to warm up.
6:15-6:45 Stage warm-up
7:00pm Evening Performance

Saturday, December 9th
Evening Performance
6:00pm Call – Please be at the theater for 6:00pm ready with hair and make-up complete. Older dancers will need to warm up.
6:15-6:45 Stage warm-up
7:00pm Evening Performance











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