​​​​​​​​​ Schedule​ of Upcoming Events

Nutcracker Season 2023 Schedule!!!

Check Back here frequently.

We try our very best to not change times once they are posted, but sometimes it happens.

***Please check out the supply list at the very bottom of this page.  Thank you!

​Rehearsal Schedule

Friday, September 29

In Room A with Ms. Ann-Marie

7-730 Oolong Corps

730-8 Russian--will be called Tropek from now on.

8-845 Party Girls and Party Mothers, Mrs. S, Grandmama Dross., Lead Maids

In Room B with Ms. Isabel 

7-730 Angels

730-8 Gingersnaps

Saturday, September 30

In Room A with Ms. Ann-Marie

130-145 Limones (formerly Spanish) and Marzipan Maidens

145-215 Opening Maids

215-3pm Party Girls, Party Mothers, Mrs. S, Claras, Fritzes, Lead Maids, Drosselmeyer, Drosselmeyer's Nephew, All Dolls

3-345 Waltz of the Flowers in pointe shoes

345-430 Snow

In Room B with Ms. Isabel

145-215 Solos and Duets:  Oolong duet (Emma and Meghan), Kira--Red Velvet, Keely, Lauren, Meghan--Lemondrop, Emma--Spice

215-3 Group Dolls  and solo Doll--Meet in room A first 

430-5 Tarantella

5-530pm Pastel Mints

Oct. 6,7, 13,14, 20, 21, 27, 28

Oct. 28:  Boo Bash!!! Fun for everyone!

Nov. 4, 11, 18 (Dress Rehearsal at the studio, Cast B then A)

Nov. 19: Nut Photo Shoot 11-6pm

Nov.26: Rehearsal at PBC, no pointe shoes, Cast A and B, 6-9pm

Thursday, November 30

930am Parents meet at Public Storage on Costeau St. in Laguna Hills to load truck

10am-1pm Unload truck and set up at Coast Hills Church

Dress Rehearsal at Coast Hills Church

Dancers Arrive at 4pm

Run Finale at 420pm

Cast A run full show at 5 pm

Cast B run full show ( in soft shoes) at 7 pm

All dancers picked up by 9pm.

Friday, December 1

Dancers Arrive at Coast Hills Church at 430pm

5pm Warm up

Performance 7pm

Dancers should be out of the facility by 9pm.

Saturday, December 2

1230 pm all dancers arrive at CHC

1 pm all dancers warm up on stage

2 pm Return to Dressing Rooms for final preparations

2pm Girls Scout Visit

3pm First Performance of the day

5-6 Dinner break (families provide your own food)

6pm All Dancers Back in Dressing rooms

6pm Girl Scout Visit

615-640 short Stretch

7pm Performance

Dancers should be out of the facility by 9pm.

Sunday December 3

1pm All Dancers Arrive at CHC, Meet in 101 at 115 for notes

130pm Warm up on stage

2pm Girl Scout Visit

3pm Final Performance including recognition of High School Seniors (we ask that the parents of each High School Senior bring a bouquet of flowers to this performance.  Each senior student will be called forward as will their parents (from their seats in the audience) to present the flowers to their dancer)

5pm All parents help strike sets and load truck

6pm All Parents accompany the truck to the storage unit, Public Storage on Costeau St. in Laguna Hills,  to pack up all scenery.

After that?

That's all folks!

Merry Christmas, Happy New Year!

Costume Return

*All costumes must be returned by Saturday, December 16 to the racks in the storage room in Studio D at PBC.

*If costumes are not returned you will be charged for the price of replacement.  If the costume has been discontinued you will be charged for the cost of replacing the entire set.

*Costumes must be returned unsoiled and "Un-Stinkified". Smell them to see if they are stinky.

Oolong, Angels, Party mothers and Party girls: dresses must be dry cleaned. For the Angels, remove the hoop before cleaning.  Replace the hoop after cleaning.

Maids and Gingersnaps:  all items can be washed in cold water only, gentle cycle.  Iron dresses (Gingersnaps) and aprons (Gingersnaps and Maids).

Las Naranjas, Snow, Waltz, Marzipan, Spumoni, Pastel Mints Tropek, or any other tutu:  tutus are to be aired out  for at least 1 week and then hung upside down in bags. Notify Ann-Marie if they are stinky.

If there is a costume I have forgotten, please read the cleaning instructions on the inside of the costume and/or contact me via email: etchann@cox.net

Required Dance Supplies for Performing with Pacific Theatre Ballet

All Dancers Must Wear Deodorant!!

​All dancers need performance earrings!  Order them today!

​Party mothers need black tights and black character shoes.

All other dancers need pink, professional mesh, Capezio tights,
soft leather ballet slippers must be Bloch split sole. No canvas slippers!!!!!!1
Pointe shoes must be "calamine-d".
All dancers need a short, curly bun wig matching their hair color.
All dancers need a nude leotard to be worn "Bathing suit-style" under all costumes.

Oolong Dancers need a white spaghetti strap leotard.
All supplies are available at Dancer's Choice in Aliso Viejo.

 Make-up Requirements
Liquid Foundation/Makeup as a base

Eyes:  Brown eye shadow on the lid, white under the brow bone.  

Black liquid eyeliner around the eyes.  

Black mascara on lashes, no grey or brown.
Cheeks:  Brown (Covergirl soft sable can be used on the cheeks and on the eyelids).
Lips: Red! Not burgundy or pink.
To seal the makeup:  face powder. Loose powder works the best.