Recital Guidelines
The Recital Performance is an exciting conclusion, celebrating the hard work and accomplishments of our talented students.
This will be their time to shine! Everyone at MBDA works very hard to provide a positive learning, loving and Christian environment for our students.
Below is the information and guidelines to make the entire experience enjoyable for you, our instructors, our dancers, other family members and all
audience members.

RECITAL PERFORMANCE & ETIQUETTE
HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

WHEN TO ARRIVE AND WHERE TO GO
When you arrive at Loblolly Farm, there will be parking guides. After you park, you will enter through the gate. Please make sure you have your tickets or
phone ready to scan. If reception is spotty, we will also have a list of those who purchased tickets and we can check you off of the list.
If you did not purchase tickets, you can purchase them at the gate with
cash or check.  We will also have Recital Programs for sale at check in.  
You will be given wristbands for the day. Bring lawn chairs and picnic blankets, pack an ice chest with refreshments, pop up tents. (TAILGATE STYLE)
Please make sure you socially distance to sit around Holly Field during your child's recital.

Dancers will need to arrive
fifteen minutes prior to the show.  
Fifteen minutes prior to the show, we will call for all dancers to move to their assigned seating to get ready for the show.

WHAT TO WEAR
DANCERS 7 & UNDER
Dancers should be dressed and ready in their costume, with white ruffle socks and their ballet shoes.
Send all other shoes in
LABELED ZIPLOC BAG.
NO TIGHTS! SAVE THEM FOR THE FALL!

DANCERS 8 & OVER
STUDENTS AGES 8 & OVER WILL NOT WEAR RUFFLE SOCKS OR TIGHTS, ONLY COSTUMES AND SHOES.
NO TIGHTS! SAVE THEM FOR THE FALL!


ALL HAIR MUST BE UP FOR RECITAL!
Please have hair pulled back and secured.
If you have a tiny dancer, just make sure their hair is pulled out of their face.

EXTRA! EXTRA!

THE FINALE DANCE
At the end of this dance, all students will receive their dance medal for the year.
At this time, dancers will return to their parents to enjoy the rest of their day!

VIDEOS AND PHOTOGRAPHY
TAKE AS MANY AS YOU WANT! SHARE THEM! SEND THEM TO US! WE CAN DANCE ANYWHERE!
WE WILL PUT TOGETHER A RECITAL VIDEO WITH YOUR VIDEOS, ETC.. & SHARE IT WITH ALL OF YOU!

FLOWERS AND GIFTS
Please wait until your child is through dancing to present the flowers or gifts. We would hate for you to lose their treats!
We will have a few gifts for to purchase while supplies last.
5 YEAR, 10 YEAR, 15 YEAR & SENIOR DANCERS
If your dancer is performing their solo, please purchase flowers to present to them after they perform on stage. You will also present their trophy to them.

APPLAUSE
Applause is appreciated!
Enjoy the performance and compliment your dancer when their dance is finished.

We love all of our sweet dancers and want this to be an enjoyable experience for everyone!

WE HOPE YOU ENJOY THE SHOW!

Miss Kendra