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Southold Dance Theater presents The Harbor Country Nutcracker, December 5

Save the date for Southold’s annual performance of The Nutcracker in Harbor Country! This special presentation is made possible by the Pokagon Fund. This performance features dancers from New Buffalo as Little Lambs and Little Mice who are accompanied by the Southold Dance Theater Dancers on December 5 at 1pm and 5pm at the New Buffalo Performing Arts Center.
Admission is free for residents of Chicaming, New Buffalo and Three Oaks Townships. Tickets are available at the door.

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Nutcracker School Matinee Performances Friday, December 11

If your school group has reservations for Friday, December 11, 2015, please remember to arrive with your group at least 45 minutes prior to the performance time. Seating takes time- we appreciate your prompt arrival with your entire group.

If you have any questions, please contact Diana in the office: 574-233-9841


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Nutcracker Performances at The Morris December 12 & 13

For over 30 years, Southold Dance Theater has performed The Nutcracker, which continues to be one of the region’s favorite holiday traditions. The timeless classic thrills and enchants audiences of all ages with its delightful sets, costuming, music, and choreography.
On December 12 and 13, 2015, Southold will perform its 41st anniversary season’s production of The Nutcracker at the Morris Performing Arts Center. The Nutcracker attracts over 10,000 people each year and continues to be one of the largest productions of The Nutcracker in the state of Indiana.
Ticket sales begin on October 19 at The Morris Performing Arts Center.

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Design a Production Workshop for Levels I-IV

January 18-22, 2016
Open to Levels I-IV ~ 4:00pm-5:30pm

Southold Dance Theater is excited to announce its first “Design a Production” Workshop!
Following a daily dance class in either ballet or combo, dancers will be assigned to production teams where they will experience the different facets and skills it takes to put together a production. Dancers will choose music, choreographic concepts, try their hand at costume and lighting design, scenic sketching, and name their piece.

This optional workshop is a wonderful addition to Southold’s winter class offerings. We are excited to present this first-ever Workshop and we hope you enjoy it!

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Winter Workshop 2016 with Michael Vernon for Levels V-VII

Michael Vernon, Southold’s Permanent Guest Teacher, will be coming for a special Winter Workshop January 18-22, 2016

The workshop will be open to Company Level V-VII Dancers

Dancers will have daily class with Michael Vernon. Schedules will be posted on Company Page.

There will be YAGP ensemble rehearsals after the workshop classes.


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Coppelia Auditions for Ages 6+ Saturday, February 20

Coppelia Auditions
Saturday, February 20, 2016

Auditions to be held at
Southold Dance Theater studios.
914 Lincoln Way West,
South Bend, IN 46616

Audition Times:
10:30 – 11:00 A.M.: Boys & Girls Ages 6-7 (or current Primary Ballet Students)
10:45 – 11:15 A.M.: Boys & Girls Ages 8–9 (or current Ballet I Students)
11:00 – 11:45 A.M.: Boys & Girls Ages 10-13 (or Current Ballet II & III Students)
11:30 – 12:00 P.M.: Boys & Girls Ages 13-18 (or Current Ballet IV Students)

Children must be age 6 by audition date.
Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to audition in order to fill out registration forms.
Please bring a small picture (2” x 3” headshot) and $15 registration fee.
Dancers should be dressed in dance attire and ballet shoes.

Performance Date: May 20-21
The DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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