RhythmWorks Information for all Dancers in RW East and RW West
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Thanks kindly for your interest in our Annual Open Class Showcase 2016. Stay tuned for specific details and information for our upcoming 2016 showcase. We have confirmed the dates of June 8th as our Dress Rehearsal date, and Saturday, June 11th as our Showcase date. Both the dress rehearsal and showcase will take place at Papermill Theatre located at 67 Pottery Road. Our DramaWorks Group A and DramaWorks Group B will rehearse on June 7th while our DramaWorks East/Scarborough as well as both RhythmWorks Downtown & West will rehearse on Wednesday June 8th. Our DramaWorks West Group will hold their showcase on May 26th at Swansea Town Hall Community Centre in the Rousseau Room.
RHYTHMWORKS WEST & RHYTHMWORKS DOWNTOWN DRESS REHEARSAL DATES/DETAILS
|RhythmWorks Downtown & RhythmWorks West||Wednesday,
June 8, 2016
|4:30 am||6:30 pm|
DETAILS TO REMEMBER:
- All performers are encouraged to arrive on rehearsal and show day with a dry nut free snack and a labeled bottle of water. Please avoid any latex items.
- All performers are asked to review the clothing suggestions for costumes. Dancers must arrive for DRESS REHEARSAL and SHOW DATE wearing the set items listed.
RhythmWorks West Dancers
HAIR: Ladies hair should be in a top knot or half top knot (if hair is short).
Male Dancers are asked to wear hair slicked back.
COSTUME – BASE LAYER:
RW West Women: All female dancers must wear black tank top and fitted black shorts/capris.
Footwear: We also encourage they wear a pair of half-shoes from Footloose Dancewear on Bloor or online. Lyrical “half” shoes are strongly recommended, especially if your dancer doesn’t like dancing in bare feet. They can be purchased at Footloose Dancewear on Bloor or online for approx. 10-20 and can be used for years to come!
RW West Men: All male dancers must wear black shorts & a black tank top.
Footwear: Lyrical “half” shoes are strongly recommended, especially if your dancer doesn’t like dancing in bare feet. They can be purchased at Footloose Dancewear on Bloor or line for 10-20 dollars, and can be used for years to come!
RhythmWorks East Dancers
HAIR: All RW East dancers are welcome to wear their own wild hair style of their choosing.
COSTUME – BASE LAYER:
RW Downtown Women: Please wear all black dance tights or tight leggings. We welcome any style that suits your personality. If they are mesh or lace that works too. We encourage you to wear a fitted black Tank top or a fitted black top in any style you desire that allows for movement.
Footwear: Lyrical “half” shoes are strongly recommended, especially if your dancer doesn’t like dancing in bare feet. They can be purchased for 10-20 dollars online or at your local dance store, and you will be able to use them for years to come! Or if you have Jazz dance shoes you can wear those, otherwise, your best dark dance flat shoes, will have to do.
RW Downtown Men: Please wear dark/black pants with a black T-Shirt (long-sleeve or short sleeve).
Footwear: Lyrical “half” shoes are strongly recommended, especially if your dancer doesn’t like dancing in bare feet. They can be purchased for 10-20 dollars online or at your local dance store, and you will be able to use them for years to come! If purchasing this is not a possibility, please simply arrive wearing dark/black shoes best suited for extreme movement/dancing.
MAKEUP – BASE LAYER:
All dancers (men and women) are encouraged to arrive wearing a foundation one shade darker than your natural skin tone on face & neck – parents/guardians please remind dancers that there will be make-up artists present on the day of the show to help them look fabulous! And please advise us in advance if you would prefer that a dancer does not wear make-up.
All performers involved in our showcase at Papermill Theatre must pay close attention to signage upon entering the space to ensure you enter through the correct doors. All actors/dancers must enter through the stage door (Green Room), not the front entrance. Any and all W/C users or those that use a walker are encouraged to enter through the side double doors once securing one of our staff/volunteer helpers ahead of time from the front lobby to assist.
RHYTHMWORKS PRODUCTION DATES/DETAILS
Our Downtown & West RhythmWorks Showcase will occur on Saturday, June 11 at The Papermill Theatre situated at 67 Pottery Road.
& RhythmWorks Downtown
June 11 2016
| 10:30 am –
Dancers Enter through Green Room/Stage Door
|12:45 pm in Greenroom/Stage Door from Outside (Note: those in DramaWorks will be required to return for their show time. Please review all call times and ensure you plan accordingly arriving on Show date in the correct attire. Those performing in both RhythmWorks & DramaWorks you must review and ensure to plan appropriately. Due to limited space, we encourage dancers to go offsite for their break if possible.|