Welcome to your ONE Stop for All Things Recital 2019
Recital Show Dates and Times at the Viterbo Fine Arts Center
Show 1: Friday, May 17 at 7:00pm
Show 2: Saturday, May 18 at 10:00am
Show 3: Saturday, May 18 at 2:00pm
Show 4: Saturday, May 18 at 7:00pm
Show 5: Sunday, May 19 at 12:30pm
Show 6: Sunday, May 19 at 4:30pm
Recital Show and Dress Rehearsal Assignments
Click here to find out what show(s) your dancer's class(es) will performing in during our Spring Recital, the weekend of May 17-19.
Spring Recital Handbook
Click HERE to view our MDU Spring Recital Handbook. This handy document clearly outlines “all things recital” in an effort to clarify what is required in terms of commitments and responsibility in order to make the Spring Recital a great experience for students, teachers, parents, tech crew, and audience members alike. If this is your first Spring Recital with MDU, this is a MUST-READ!
Recital Ticket Sales
In an effort to create an organized and professional atmosphere, all Spring Recital tickets are reserved seating. Viterbo requires each audience member, regardless of age, to have a reserved seat. No children will be allowed to sit on a parent’s lap without a “Lap Ticket”.
All of our Spring Recitals are considered family entertainment and are approximately two and a half hours in length. Read below for our Spring Recital Ticket Sales Options, Policies and Procedures.
“ONLINE R.S.V.P. - Reserved Seating for EVery Parent”
This is a parents-only, pre-sale opportunity offered ONLINE ONLY! Parents are allowed to purchase up to two (2) main floor tickets per show that their child is involved in before ticket sales officially begin. RSVP Ticket Sales begin ONLINE at 11:00 am on Friday, March 8 on a first come, first serve basis. You will receive an email from the Viterbo University Box Office by Friday, March 1 with instructions on how to set up your online account. RSVP tickets will be available for purchase online (on a first come, first serve basis) March 8 – 13, when regular ticket sales begin.
Tickets for ALL SHOWS go on sale ONLINE beginning at 11:00 am on Wednesday, March 13. You will receive an email from the Viterbo University Box Office by Friday, March 1 with instructions on how to set up your online account. All studio accounts (tuition, costumes, etc.) must be paid in full before any family member may purchase Spring Recital tickets. Ticket prices are as follows: $20 - Main Floor, $17 – 1st Balcony, and $15 – 2nd Balcony. Tickets are limited to 10 per patron during the first week of sales.
“IN PERSON SALES”
Tickets for ALL SHOWS will also be available for purchase by phone 608-796-3100 or in person at the Viterbo Box Office from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm beginning on Wednesday, March 13. Tickets are limited to 10 per patron during the first week of sales.
Recital Keepsake Memories
Order your keepsake Recital Memories here on this simple google form. (Programs, t-shirt, program dedication for your dancer, DVD to enjoy the performance for years to come, beautiful flowers to present to your dancer after their show and action photos) Deadline is March 28.
Yearbook Program Business Ads
We would love to include your business in this year's Recital Yearbook Program. OR, join us for our full 2019 performance season at reduced rates. When you advertise in the Recital Yearbook Program, Ballet La Crosse Playbill and our Christmas Cookie Social Program - you SAVE and stay in front of our family-focused audiences all year long. Click here for advertising rates and more info. Deadline is March 28.
Family Yearbook Photos
MDU families are welcome to submit your most loved dancer photos from the 2018-19 season for possible publication in our Recital Program. Email your photos to: Kris.email@example.com.
Daddy Daughter Dance
MDU’s annual Daddy-Daughter Dance a must-see part of each show which also results in a cherished memory for years to come! Dancers in our Kidlets/Taplets level (Kindergarten) and up are eligible to perform in the Daddy-Daughter Dance at the Spring Recital.
Rehearsals will be held at MDU with Miss Misty as follows:
Friday, May 3:
ALL Participants: 6:00-7:30pm
Saturday, May 4 AND Saturday, May 11:
Show 1: 9:00am - 10:00am
Show 2: 10:00am - 11:00am
Show 3: 11:00am - 12:00pm
Show 4: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Show 5: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Show 6: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Dress Rehearsal at Viterbo University with Miss Misty as follows:
Show 1 and Show 2: Tuesday, May 14 from 6:00-6:45pm
Show 3 and Show 4: Wednesday, May 15 from 6:00-6:45pm
Show 5 and Show 6: Thursday, May 16 from 6:00-6:45pm
Not able to make a rehearsal? No problem! Miss Misty sends all registered participants a practice video to rehearse or catch up at home.
The cost is $60 per family. To participate, you can order via the Recital Keepsake Memories order form, or sign up here! Participants can perform in one show or all 6. Questions? Check out our Daddy Daughter FAQ.
Special Recital Volunteer Opportunities
We rely on the assistance of many dedicated volunteers to provide a high-quality performance experience for your children! Detailed descriptions are listed in our Spring Recital Handbook. We encourage every
family to become involved with our volunteer program and welcome any contribution you are willing to make.
We have plenty of Ushers signed up to serve our families but we could use more Moms to help backstage.
Click HERE to complete our Volunteer Preference form. All forms are due by March 1 as we would like to place as many volunteers as possible before regular ticket sales begin! Thank you in advance for your interest!