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Nutcracker Audition May 2016

Southold Dance Theater Spring 2016 Newsletter, "Footnotes"

Nutcracker Auditions are Saturday, May 14. There will be an alternate audition date of Saturday, September 10, 2016.

Please attend the Ballet Level based on your Fall 2016 placement.

For more information please contact the Southold Office at 574-233-9841 or email Admin@southolddance.org

Nutcracker Audition Times
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Online Bill Payments

Southold has online bill-pay that is easy to use. in two easy steps, you can eliminate the hassle of mailing a check or stopping in the office to make your payments!
First- set up your billing information and then make your payment. Each month, you can select the amount to be paid and submit your payment. We will send monthly payment reminders, however, we do not automatically withdraw your payments. Please click the link below. If you have not set a password, please click “forgot my Password” and you will be prompted to an automatically generated password which you can change at any time.
Please contact the office if you have any questions and remember: this is a two-step process. Payments are not applied until you select “Make a Payment.”

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The Southold Dance Theater Guild Annual Flower Sale is here!

The Southold Parent Guild presents its annual flower sale beginning Monday, April 18.
You can help support Southold Dance Theater by purchasing your hanging baskets, flats, and vegetables and herbs though Southold’s Spring Flower Sale. All plants are from Roseland Garden Center and are absolutely beautiful and of the highest quality.
Proceeds will go towards the Costume Shop and costuming improvements. Please download the form and return it with your payment to the Southold office.

The deadline for flower orders is Saturday, May 7.

Flower pick up dates are Thursday, May 12 from 4:00pm-6:00pm and Friday, May 13 from 9:00am-1:00pm.

You can also order your copy of the Southold Parent Guild Cookbook- Celebrate 40 years of Dance Excellence with Southold’s 40th Anniversary cookbook full of delicious and healthy recipes from Faculty, Staff, Donors and Dancers. Cookbooks are $10.00 and are available for order on the Flower Order form.

Thank you for your support of Southold Dance Theater!

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Make a Gift to Southold Dance Theater's Annual Fund

Through the collaboration of dedicated individuals and families, Southold Dance Theater is able to present the finest in dance instruction and performances to the Michiana community. Because ticket sales and tuition account for only 65% of operating expenses, we rely on the generosity of an exceptional group of supporters like you.

A Southold education is not limited to the classroom alone… our artistic programming includes professional guest artists and choreographers and two major productions with performances that reach thousands of audience members each year.

Your donations help support our ongoing efforts to bring the most exceptional dance programs to this community. Continuing support from donors ensures the future of the art of dance.

We invite you to play a part in Southold’s future with a gift to the Annual Fund. Your gift ensures that our students have everything they need to learn, grow, and dance each season.

Please contact Cara Sheehan, Director of Development, if you wish to contribute to Southold Dance Theater’s Annual Fund at Cara@SoutholdDance.org or call: (574) 233-9841

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Southold Summer Program for 2016

Southold Dance Theater presents the Class and Camp schedule for Summer 2016.

Dance Classes begin June 7-July 14
Art & Dance Camp begins July 11-15
Ballet Stories Camp and Ballet Camp begin July 18-22

Register your dancer now by using our online registration, completing the registration form on the flier, or by calling the office at 574-233-9841.

Please email admin@southolddance.org with any questions outside of business hours.

For more information, download our Summer 2016 flier.

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Coppelia Performance Poster 2016

Coppelia Performances May 20 , 21& 22 at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Friday, May 20, 2016, at 7pm and Saturday, May 21, 2016, at 2pm & 7pm, and Sunday, May 22 at 2pm at

The DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

For Ticket Sales call: 574-631-2800 or visit performingarts@nd.edu- or click the link below.


A Ballet in 3 Acts

First performed at the Theatre Imperial de L ’Opera in Paris, 1870

Music by Leo Delibes

Original staging by Arthur Saint-Leon

Based upon stories of E.T.A. Hoffman- “Der Sandmann” and “Die Puppe”

Staged and Choreographed by Erica Fischbach

Lighting Design by C. Kenneth Cole

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School Calendar

Upcoming Events

  1. Last day of spring session

    May 14
  2. Nutcracker Auditions

    May 14
  3. Snow Day Make Up Classes

    May 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  4. Production Week at DeBartolo

    May 17 - May 21

Class cancellations will appear here.

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