Dancers should arrive at the theater ready for Warm-up class. For warm-up class, dancers should wear regular rehearsal attire (solid color leotard, pink tights, pink shoes) and look neat.

  1. Dancers should arrive at the Stage Door at the back of the theater (Summit Street entrance).
  2. Parents must pull into the large parking lot (there is NO Driving up to the Stage Door) to drop their dancer off. Dancers who are driving should park in this lot.
  3. Dancers will sign themselves into and out of the Level 4/5 Dressing Room. **See information below about Families and Guests at the theater.**

Dancers at the Theater & What to Bring

Dancers should come to the theater with Performance Hair done. There will be some time for Makeup to be applied after warm-up, but arriving with some makeup already applied is helpful.

Dancers may bring healthy, non-messy snacks/lunches and a water bottle. **Dancers should not bring items that could potentially spill and cause a mess.**

No peanut products are allowed in the dressing room.

*Please do not send anything of value backstage at all!*

Families and Guests at the Theater

Parents may volunteer for the Dress Rehearsal and/or Performances, or purchase a ticket to Performances. There is no observation of Dress Rehearsals.

Parents will not be allowed in the Dressing Room unless they are signed up to help as a volunteer.

Guests will not be allowed in the Dressing Room.

Families and guests are welcome to greet dancers in the Backstage Hallway after Performances.

Manchester Studio

280 Garden Grove Road Manchester, CT 06040