Spring Recital Guide


All students in Little Dancer Level through Teen levels who are registered in classes for Winter/Spring 21/22 session.  (Dancing Tots will have a studio parent observation class.)


Friday June 10th Dress Rehearsal: Youth & Academy Program

Saturday June 11th: All Programs Performance 


Meridian High School, in Falls Church

New 600-seat theater


  • Attend weekly classes to learn/prepare recital choreography.

  • Do not switch classes. Each class has its own costume and choreography.

  • 1 stage dress rehearsal (same day as performance)

  • Performance 



  • Show schedules will be finalized after enrollment deadline.

  • Show length estimates: Little Dancer Program 20-30 min, Youth Program 60-90 min, Academy 90 min

  • Performance will be filmed for purchase for those who cannot attend.

  • Students are supervised during performance and dismissed to parent/guardian after performance at designated pick up location.


Recital Registration Closed

Tickets: 1 complimentary ticket included for each registered student. Additional tickets will be sold separately through ticketing service


  • Early registration required to secure costume availability and shipping. Registration now closed.

  • Many costumes are supplied as ordered and there are 2 main companies all dance schools use. With supply chain challenges worldwide, we anticipated the need to order costumes early this year to ensure availability.

  • When costumes arrive, staff will fit costumes and schedule pick up times.

  • Parents will be responsible for storing costume & headpiece until performance day.


Covid Policies for Recital:


  • Masks required for all ages 2 and up.

  • Covid vaccine or negative covid test required (proof of vaccination status or negative covid test taken 2 days prior to event). 

  • Performance live streamed & recorded for those who cannot attend event.

2021 DAV Recital Ms. Katherine Kinder Ballet

2022 | Spring Recital | Guide