Ballet Légere

773.237.1874

​Presenting

"The Nutcracker Ballet"

in it's entirety since 1985


Rehearsal Schedule

**ALL OF THE FOLLOWING REHEARSALS AND PERFORMANCES WILL BE HELD AT
DOMINICAN UNIVERSITY LUND AUDITORIUM - 7900 W. Division St., River Forest, IL**

Wednesday December 6
4:00 Mother Ginger & Jesters
4:45 SNOW: Flakes, Flakettes, Crystals, Reindeer, Cherubs, Clara, Prince, Snow King, Snow Queen
5:00 CAST CALL ENTIRE CAST (Check in, go to assigned dressing room)
5:45 Trepak
6:30 DRESS REHEARSAL WITH COSTUMES & MAKE-UP
8:00 Cast Notes (Sit house right, no costumes - children under 7 are excused) 

Thursday December 7 - PERFORMANCE
8:00am CAST CALL (EVERYONE)
8:30am Cast Warm Up
9:00am TBA Rehearsal
10:00 PERFORMANCE (Followed by question & answer with designated dancers) 
11:45 CURTAIN CALL REHEARSAL - EVERYONE ON STAGE, NO COSTUMES
12:30 Cast Notes (Sit House Right) 
1:30 TBA Rehearsal (All must be available) 

Friday December 8 - PERFORMANCE
8:00am CAST CALL (EVERYONE)
8:30am Cast Warm Up
9:00am TBA Rehearsal
10:00am PERFORMANCE (Followed by question & answer with designated dancers)
12:15pm PERFORMANCE (Followed by question & answer with designated dancers) 
2:00 CURTAIN CALL REHEARSAL
2:30 GRAND ARRIVAL: Sugar Plum, Cavalier, Clara, Prince, Reindeer, Cherubs, Gift Bearers, Lead Angelica, Angels, 4 Designated Jesters, Petit Fours
3:15 CAST NOTES (In dressing room #5 downstairs) 

Saturday December 9 - PERFORMANCE
11:30am CAST CALL (EVERYONE) 
12:00 Cast Warm Up
12:30 TBA Rehearsal
2:00pm PERFORMANCE
4:00pm Backstage Tour with assigned performers
-NO ONE CAN REMAIN IN THE THEATRE BETWEEN PERFORMANCES-
5:15 CAST CALL (EVERYONE)
5:45 Cast Warm Up
7:00 PERFORMANCE

Sunday December 10 - PERFORMANCE
11:30 CAST CALL (EVERYONE)
12:00 Cast Warm Up
12:30 TBA Rehearsal
2:00 PERFORMANCE

Monday December 11 - PERFORMANCE
8:00am CAST CALL (EVERYONE)
8:30am Cast Warm Up
9:00am TBA Rehearsal
10:00am PERFORMANCE (Followed by question & answer with designated dancers) 
*Take down help needed after Performance

 

ALL REHEARSALS ARE MANDATORY
PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 15 MINUTES BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED REHEARSAL TIME

DOMINICAN UNIVERSITY IS LOCATED AT 7900 WEST DIVISION. ENTER THROUGH THE WOODEN STAGE DOOR OFF THE PARKING LOT. THERE WILL BE A NUTCRACKER FLIER ON IT. 

Please bring books, games, etc to all rehearsals and performances to occupy yourself while waiting for your call. Cast members must bring a robe or warm ups to wear.
NO EATING IN COSTUME.