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Product Profile: Ballet Bingo and Nutcracker Ballet Bingo Sets

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Product Profile: Ballet Bingo and Nutcracker Ballet Bingo Sets

Our Bingo Sets were introduced in 2011 in both Ballet and Nutcracker Ballet styles.  We were inspired to make these games when we stood back and looked at the sheer volume of high-quality ballet and Nutcracker Ballet character designs in our catalog.   Ballet Bingo uses 41 original illustrations of ballet positions and terms and includes pronunciation keys to help new dancers understand the (mostly) French terms.  Nutcracker Ballet Bingo uses 48 characters for a fun Holiday-themed game.  They're the perfect games to play at a Nutcracker Tea fundraiser or Ballerina Birthday Party!   These Bingo Sets are also a fun way to...

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Studio Sleepover

Ballet Dance Recital Fundraiser Ideas

Studio Sleepover

Nurture Friendships Formed Through Dance Recital season is in full swing and summer break will soon be upon us.  Many dancers will go to various summer dance programs and have fascinating new experiences.  Dance is a wonderful team-building experience that can create close and lasting friendships among dancers.  Since everyone has their own uniquely busy schedule these days, it can be hard for dancers to take time to spend with their fellow dancers outside of a formal dance class or rehearsal.  Why not help to nurture these friendships by hosting an exciting sleepover event? This could be a fun end...

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Tips for Hosting a Nutcracker Tea Party

Ballet Fundraiser Ideas The Nutcracker Ballet

Tips for Hosting a Nutcracker Tea Party

Promote your upcoming performance with this fun event! The Nutcracker Tea Party is a popular event to hold a week or two prior to Nutcracker Ballet Performances. This is a great way for the younger students at your dance school and community get excited about going to The Nutcracker! It also gives the more experienced dancers an opportunity to inspire young dancers (or non-dancers) to continue with (or begin) dance lessons. Hold a Nutcracker Tea Party event for young children and a parent, or have volunteer chaperones ready to assist and give Moms (and Dads) the morning off! Serve fun...

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Spring Tutu Tea & Fashion Show

Ballet Dance Recital Fundraiser Ideas

Spring Tutu Tea & Fashion Show

A Mother-Daughter Springtime Fundraiser Event Host a fun Mother-Daughter event perfect for this Mother’s Day or any lovely spring weekend.  Spring hats, dance-themed teas, and delicious treats set the scene for a fashion show put on by your dancers! Have dancers model the spring fashions from a local clothing boutique and a few of your company’s own beautiful tutus! Dancers can also perform a few numbers for the audience in between portions of the fashion show – Take advantage of the performing opportunity! Give away door prizes and take orders for the clothing being modeled.  A Spring "Tutu Tea &...

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Recital Prep Day

Ballet Dance Recital Fundraiser Ideas

Recital Prep Day

New Dancers & Parents Get Ready for Recital "Recital Prep Day" is a fun event that’s not only a fundraiser, but also a great way to make sure new dancers and parents understand what is expected for your spring recital or performance. Be ready to supply parents with the details about what happens backstage at your next recital and the information they need to have dancers arrive at the right time and at the right place. Offer costume alterations to help save busy moms some time! Hold lessons in stage make-up and hair styles especially for the big day. Finish...

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