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Year at a Glance

2021- 2022

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Dancer account balances will be charged on the 1st of each month to the credit card/checking account on file. All account balances must be paid in full by the 5th of each month to avoid a $25 late fee.


SEPTEMBER

Tuesday, September 7th: Charisma’s Fall 2021 through Spring 2022 course begins.


OCTOBER

Saturday, October 9th: “Bring Your BFF to C.S.D” This is an event to bring a friend to Charisma to take a variety of dance classes and even meet a Disney Princess! The Princess Party begins at 4:00pm and the dance classes are from 4:30 to 6:00pm. The event is $5 per person.


Saturday, October 16th: Tickets for The Nutcracker “Sweet and Sassy” go on sale for $20.00. The seating for this event is festival seating. Tickets are to be ordered by email to Charismaschoolofdance@gmail.com. The tickets will be billed to your account on file unless another payment option is requested within the email. Tickets will be available for pickup at the Charisma office after November 15, 2021.


Monday, October 25th through Saturday, October 30th: Students may wear costumes to dance.


NOVEMBER

Monday, November 15th: Costume deposits of $40.00 per class are charged to your account on file (Technique classes will not perform in the recital).


Wednesday, November 24th through Sunday, November 28th: Thanksgiving break – No class.


Monday, November 29th: Classes resume.


DECEMBER

Saturday, December 4th: Rehearsal for Charisma’s Nutcracker “Sweet and Sassy” from 2:00pm until 6:00pm. We rehearse the finale first and then our young dancers will rehearse so they do not need to stay the entire time. Rehearsal is at Lakes High School 10320 Farwest Dr. S.W. Lakewood, WA 98498.


Sunday, December 5th: Charisma’s Nutcracker “Sweet and Sassy” performance begins at 2:00pm at Lakes High School 10320 Farwest Dr. S.W. Lakewood, WA 98498. Dancers to arrive by 1:15pm.


Saturday, December 11th: Parents’ Night Out! Drop your kiddos off at Charisma so you can go shopping, wrap gifts or have a night to yourself! This event is from 4:00pm until 9:00pm. The cost is $25 per person. Please email us at charismaschoolofdance@gmail.com to reserve your spot by Monday, December 6th .


Saturday, December 18th through Sunday, January 2nd Winter break - No class. Monday, January 3rd: Classes resume.


JANUARY

Monday, January 3rd: Classes resume


Saturday, January 15th: Costume balances of $40.00 per class will be charged. DANCERS WILL NOT RECEIVE THEIR COSTUMES UNTIL THEIR COSTUMES ARE PAID IN FULL.


FEBRUARY

Tuesday, February 1st: Competition fees are due for Starbound Dance Competition. Solos $125, Duos/Trios $65 per performer, Small and Large are groups $55 per performer. Photogenic $25 additional photo is $5.


MARCH

Tuesday, March 1st: Competition fees are due for Spotlight Dance Competition. Solos $148, Duos/Trios $82 per person, Small and Large groups are $64 per person. Photogenic is $35 additional photo is $15.


APRIL

Sunday, April 3rd: Tickets for Charisma’s spring recital “Around the World” go on sale at 1:00pm at Charisma School of Dance at 6108 Mt. Tacoma Dr. S.W. in Lakewood, WA 98499. Tickets are $15.00 this day only. Tickets after this day will be $20.00 each. THIS PERFORMANCE IS RESERVED SEATING.


Monday, April 4th through Sunday, April 10th: Spring break - No classes, Monday, April 11th: Classes resume.


Friday, April 22nd through Sunday, April 24th: Starbound Dance competition. It will be held at Highline Performing Arts Center 401 S. 152nd St. Burien, WA 98148. This is a mandatory competition for our company members.


Friday, April 29th through Sunday, May, 1st: Spotlight Dance Cup. It will be held at Kirkland Performing Arts Center 350 Kirkland Ave. Kirkland, WA 98033. This is a mandatory competition for our company members.


MAY

Friday, May 27th through Monday, May 30th: No classes - Memorial weekend, Tuesday, May 31st: Classes resume.


JUNE

Wednesday, June 1st: TUITION, LATE FEES, OR OTHER DELINQUENT PAYMENTS ARE DUE! FAILURE TO PAY YOUR ACCOUNT IN FULL WILL RESULT IN YOUR DANCER NOT BEING ABLE TO PERFORM IN THE END OF THE YEAR SPRING RECITAL.


Sunday, June 5th: Company Auditions are at 1:00pm. The schedule will be released as we get closer to the date. If your child is awarded a spot on our company team, it is mandatory that they take Charisma’s summer course.


Monday, June 6th through Sunday, June 12th: Charisma’s Picture Week. Dancers will take pictures in their dance costumes with their hair and make up done for stage. Pictures are taken during the dancers’ normal class day and time. Please arrive ready for pictures.


Sunday, June 12th: Company Pictures are at 1:00pm. The company picture schedule will be sent out closer to the pictures.


Thursday, June 16th: Show 1 rehearsal for Charisma’s spring recital at Lakes High School 10320 Farwest Dr. S.W. Lakewood, WA 98498. Rehearsal begins at 5:00pm.


Friday, June 17th: Show 2 rehearsal for Charisma’s spring recital at Lakes High School 10320 Farwest Dr. S.W. Lakewood, WA 98498. Rehearsal begins at 5:00pm.


Saturday, June 18th: Charisma’s Spring recital at Lakes High School 10320 Farwest Dr. S.W. Lakewood, WA 98498. The first show begins at 1:00pm. The second show begins at 5:00pm. Dancers to arrive 1 hour prior to their show time.


Sunday, June 26th: (Tentatively) Fairy Fest at Lakewold Gardens 12317 Gravelly Lake Dr. S.W. Lakewood, 98499. We will have a sign-up sheet for dancers that would like to perform. This is open to all Charisma dancers.


JULY

Tuesday, July 5th: Summer Course begins. It is mandatory for company members that auditioned and were accepted in to the 2022-2023 company team attend the summer course.


SEPTEMBER

Tuesday, September 6th: Fall 2022-Spring 2023 classes begin.