LBA September Newsletter
HAVE YOU REGISTERED FOR CLASSES YET? Make sure your registration is complete! Classes started Monday, August 23rd but many classes still have room If you are a returning student, make sure you use the Family Portal to register for classes. Family Portal
HANSEL AND GRETEL IN A LIVE INDOOR THEATRE! We are so happy to announce the return of Hansel and Gretel, this time in a live indoor theatre. Performances are scheduled for Saturday, September 11th at 7:00 pm, Sunday, September 12th at 12:00 pm, and Sunday, September 12th at 4:00 pm at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are on sale now! All of our performances are professionally presented with backdrops, sets, and beautiful costumes! There is a meet and greet afterwards in the lobby. Masks are required for all patrons.
NUTCRACKER INFORMATION MEETINGS AND AUDITIONS Do you have questions about The Nutcracker? Requirements, rehearsals, expectations, etc.? We are having one more information meeting for parents: Wednesday, September 15th from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. To sign up please go to the Family Portal. Click on the date you wish to attend and register from there. AUDITIONS Saturday, September 18th 2:00 to 3:00 Pre-Ballet and Ballet 1 3:00 to 4:00 Ballet 2 and Ballet 3 Open to LBA students in Ballet 2 and Ballet 3 (who are not part of Littleton Youth Ballet) Pre-Ballet 2 and Ballet 1 students who have been invited to take part in the audition should also attend this audition. See Family Handbook for more details and eligibility. Family Portal
SOCIAL MEDIA Keep in touch with us via social media! Littleton Ballet Academy AND Littleton Youth Ballet have Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages Follow us for updates, contests, and more! BAND APP This year we are using a free app available for Apple and Android devices called BAND. Please make sure you have downloaded the app and have accepted the invitation sent out to you when the school year begins.
REGISTRATION FEES Just a reminder that the annual registration fee is due every September. The charge is $30 individual and $45 for immediate family. This charge will occur on September 1st. NO CLASSES MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 6TH We are closed on Monday, September 6th for Labor Day. Enjoy your holiday. If you would like to makeup the class, please let us know.
OBSERVATION WEEK Monday, September 27th to Saturday, October 2nd: Observation Week (Pre-Ballet Division, Intermediate Division (Ballet 4A, 4B, 5), Musical Theatre levels 4A, 4B, 5), Jazz (4A, 4B, 5), and Tap (ALL levels) Monday, October 4th to Saturday, October 9th: Observation Week (Primary (Ballet 1, 2, 3), Pre-Professional Division (Ballet 6, 7, 8), Musical Theatre levels 3, 6, 7), and Jazz (2, 3, 6, 7, 8) For more details please see the Family Handbook
AN EVENING AT THE BARRE Join us for a fantastic evening on Saturday, October 9th at Palazzo Verdi! This is Littleton Youth Ballet's first annual gala. Our host is Steve Spangler. Join us for a wonderful evening out, complete with dinner, silent and live auctions, performances by Littleton Youth Ballet, and more! Tickets are $125.
CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS We need parent volunteers! Let’s celebrate you, our many volunteers, and those wanting to volunteer! Join us Saturday, September 4th from 9 to 10 am in the west parking lot of the studio. We can reconnect, meet our dancer’s families and say a big THANK YOU ahead of our season. ALSO On September 4th, please bring a bottle of wine ($20 or higher) to donate for our Wine Wall auction during our fundraiser GALA coming on October 9th. (If you cannot attend you can still donate a bottle of wine in the office). Hope to see you there!