Showcase Information

The following information is for the Dance showcase at Dixon Auditorium. For the Tumbling and Ninja Class Performance, review the schedule here. 2022 Tumbling and Ninja Warrior Showcase

Showcase Information

Dixon Auditorium Elkin High School
334 Elk Spur Street
Elkin, NC 28621

Performance Times

12:00 – Performance One
2:00 – Performance Two

 Arrival Times

  • 11:15 – KDA Team Members
  • 11:30 – Performance One
  • 11:45 – All Discovery Students
  • 1:30 – Performance Two

We are so excited to have a more traditional recital this year. Our theme is “Have a Country Good Time.” Everyone is invited to dress in a country/western style to watch our children perform. We will be selling shirts through the Ragg Store once again prior to recitals. A $40 performance fee will be added to the accounts in April. We will not have program for the performance, but please feel free to print out this information.

We encourage anyone and everyone to come. Tickets are not required, but we will be accepting donations at the door.

KDA End of Season Party will be held May 23th-26th for ALL CLASSES. This will be during their regular class time. This will be the last class for the season. We will have staff available to assist with registration for the summer and fall classes on May 24th from 4:30-7:30. You will also be able to register online or watch for our open house(s) closer to fall.

We will have an interest meeting for individuals that are interested in joining our KDA team for the 2022-2023 season on May 23rd at 6:30pm.

Costumes, Hair, and Makeup

Arrive: Dressed in Costume and Tights

Accessories: Please bring all accessories that come with the Costume in a bag we will take care of them and make sure they are put on correctly. This way you don’t have to worry if they are correct, we will take care of that for you!

Shoes: Please bring in all shoes in a clear zip lock bag with your child’s name on it. (Make sure name is on all shoes)

Hair: Low ponytail parted in the middle. Use hair ties that blend with your hair color. Spray all lose hairs down. If you have bangs make sure to pin them back. If you cannot do ponytail due to length, you can do a half up and half down. If too short for either, just be sure it’s out of your face.

Make up:

  • Foundation that matches your skin.
  • Eye shadow – use natural colors tan and browns look great, nothing bold, earth tone colors work best.
  • Use black eye liner on top and bottom and black mascara.
  • Lip stick mauve or roses color looks great. A great lip options is Cover Girl outlast all day lips- Wine to five

Showcase Important Information

  • Check in and All pick ups will be behind the purple curtain down the step.- Please only send one person back for drop off and pick up the dancer. This will help in preventing it from getting so crowed backstage. Please no males behind the purple curtain as some dancers have quick changes. We have adults assigned to stay with each group during the performance.
  • Discovery students can be picked up right after their performance and awards.
  • Discovery students are not required to stay to final, but are welcome to stay as long as they like to enjoy the performances.
  • All Dancers will be getting a T-Shirt. Dancers can bring a pair black shorts to wear for the final with Recital T-Shirt and wear a pair of dance shoes on stage.
  • Hip hop classes will watch the first half and come backstage at intermission.
12:00pm Performance One
Teacher Song
KDA Team-Jazz Production Kristy Neely A Country Good Time
Discovery Tues 530-6 Michelle Upchurch When You Wish Upon A Star- Bryan Write
Discovery Thurs 530-6 Michelle Upchurch You’ve Got A Friend in Me-George Jones
Discovery Awards
Dazzle/Sparkle Tap Mon 530-6 Michelle Upchurch We Go together-Little Big Town
Dazzle Ballet Tues 6-630 Kristy Neely The Best Day-Taylor Swift
Sparkle Jazz Thurs 530-6 Kristy Neely Old Church Choir-Zach Williams
KDA Team-Petite Lyrical Kristy Neely The House That Built Me
Teen Miss Dance USA Aubree Dobson Burden Down
Solo Hope Holbrook All I Want To Do Is Make You Proud
Solo Sierra Crabb Hate Myself For Loving You
KDA Team-Contemporary Kristy Neely Breathe
Dazzle/Sparkle Ballet Mon 6-630 Michelle Upchurch My Little Girl- Tim Mcgraw
Dazzle Jazz Tues 630-7 Michelle Upchurch Whem I see an Elehant Fly- Josh Gracin
Sparkle Ballet Thurs 6-630 Kristy Neely Never Grow Up-Taylor Swift
Mini Miss Dance USA Addison Dodge Giddy on Up
Jr. Mr Dance USA Eddie Leddbetter You’ve Got A Friend in Me-
Solo Zoe Davis Yes I Can
Dazzle/Sparkle Jazz Mon 630-7 Michelle Upchurch Life is a Highway-Rascal Flatts
Dazzle Tap Tues 7-730 Michelle Upchurch Circle of Life-Disney Blue Grass
Sparkle Tap Thurs 630-7 Michelle Upchurch 5,6,7,8- Steps
KDA Team-Lyrical Kristy Neely Meanwhile Back at Mamas
2:00pm Performance Two
Teacher Song
KDA Team-Jazz Production Kristy Neely A Country Good Time
Emerald/Ruby Tap Thrs 6-6:30 Michelle Upchurch Hoedown Throwdown
Emerald/Ruby Tap Thurs 6-630 Molly Some Days You Gotta Dance-The Chicks
Solo Aubrey Key I Am Going To Love You Through It
Diamond and Advanced Ruby Ballet Amanda Wyatt Someone Somewhere
Duet Gracee/Adlee Cheek Count Me In
Emerald/Ruby Ballet Thurs 630-7 Kristy Neely God Made Girls-Realynn
Solo Carys Brewer Little Me
Duet Bella/Jessi Relate
Solo Carly Mullins When Velma Takes The Stand
Duet Aubree/Lacey Changes
Hip Hop Tues 730-8 Jessi Leonard Footloose-Blake Shelton
Emerald/Ruby Jazz Thurs 7-730 Kristy Neely Keep up- RaeLynn
Pointe Amanda Wyatt God Only Knows
Solo Stella Bryant The Climb
Duet Sierra/Addison  Wicked
Solo Gracee Cheek The Women In Black
Solo Bella Adams Praise You In This Storm
Solo Jessi Leonard Smooth Criminal
Duet Zoe/Stella Roaring Thunder
Solo Aspen Tracey Sing
Duet Eddie/Addison Timber
Hip Hop Thurs 530-6 Molly Fancy Like
Diamond/Ruby/Petite Jazz and Tap I Feel Like Shania