Holiday Magic

Date: Saturday, December 10, 2016 Location: Dickinson High School
Wilmington, DE
Showtime: 2:00 pm

Our Annual Holiday Magic performance is a wonderful winter performance that kicks off the holiday season.

Ticket Information:

Again, this year Dance Recital Ticketing will be hosting our online Ticket Sales.  There are two ways to purchase your tickets.  Prior to the performance, Tickets will be sold ONLINE ONLY for $17.00 each.  Online ticket sales will begin November 1, 2016 at 7 a.m. Ticket purchasing is open 24 hours.  Online ticket sales will close Friday December 4, 2015 at 10 p.m.  On the day of the performances, tickets will be sold in the Lobby of the Auditorium at Kennett High School for $20.00 each.  Dance Recital Ticketing will make purchasing your tickets easier and more convenient.  All seats will still be reserved but can be purchased at your convenience by going to For your convenience, tickets are printable at the time of purchase.  An interactive map of the theatre will be shown on the site to select your seats.  Handicapped seating will be marked clearly.  No refunds or exchanges will be accepted.

Dancer Information:

DVD Orders

We are very happy to have Take 1 Creations back to record our performance.  DVD Order Forms are attached.  Blu Ray DVDs are available for purchase in addition to Standard DVDs.

Patron Messages/Ads

We will be selling patron messages and business ads for the “Holiday Magic” program again this year.  This is an opportunity for you, relatives and friends to send a good luck message to your favorite dancers or for dancers to send messages to others.  These messages will be printed in the back of the program.  Patron ads will also be available for businesses to advertise.  For further information, see the enclosed Patron Messages/Ads Form.

Sweatshirt Orders

This year we will be selling “Holiday Magic” hooded sweatshirts.  We have a custom designed hooded sweatshirt.  We will only be taking pre-orders.  No additional purchases will be available.  All orders must be submitted by November 11, 2016.


All dancers involved in Holiday Magic are required to participate in the fundraiser by selling 5 items total.  All Longwood Dance Company members are required to sell 10 items total.  This could be a mix of raffle tickets and/or mixed bags.  Dancers/Families interested in opting out of the fundraiser sales can call the studio office to receive further information on a fundraiser fee.  The dancer who sells the most items/tickets will receive a $100.00 Gift Card to Longwood Dance Supply.

Mixed Bags- Mixed Bags Catalogs have been handed out in all classes.  If you haven’t yet received a packet please call or stop by the Studio Office.  Don’t forget, Mixed Bag Designs Fundraisers are due to the Studio Office by October 29, 2016.

Tuition Raffle – We are also doing a Tuition Raffle as a fundraiser.  Raffle tickets are $5.00 each or 5 for $20.00 and can be purchased in the Studio Office during regular hours from October 10, 2016 – December 16, 2016. Two winners will be chosen and will receive $125.00 to be applied toward their annual dance tuition.  The winners will be announced in January 2017.  Winnings not redeemable for cash.

*Liberty Place– On Wednesday, November 2 from 5pm-8pm Longwood Performing Arts will host a night at The Market at Liberty Place.  Fifteen percent of all profit that night will be donated to LPA.  We encourage all dancers and families to enjoy a night out in support of our studio.

Dress Rehearsal Information

We will be holding two mandatory Dress Rehearsals for “Holiday Magic.”  Please make sure dancers arrive 30 minutes prior to the beginning of their scheduled rehearsal time with tights on and hair and make-up ready. Please click the link below for a full rehearsal schedule.

Dress Rehearsal Information

Saturday December 3, 2016– at Longwood Performing Arts

Proper tights, shoes, hair and costumes. No stage make-up.

Friday December 9, 2016 – 4:00 – 9:30 p.m. at Dickinson High School

Act I and Act II of Holiday Magic

A full rehearsal schedule with times for each dance will be announced at a later date.  Proper tights, shoes, hair, costumes and stage make-up.

Performance Information

The “Holiday Magic” performance will be held Saturday December 10, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Dickinson High School in Wilmington, DE.  Dancers will need to arrive at Dickinson High School at 1:00 p.m. (approximately 1 hour prior to the performance).

Holiday Magic