Frequently asked questions
Where are rehearsals?
Regular rehearsals will be held at Burbank Dance Academy, the host school for our 2021 Nutcracker.
How do I get answers to my questions?
You can contact The Red Chair Productions by phone at (818) 660-2370 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Make sure to like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram and Twitter too!
When is the mandatory parent meeting?
The mandatory parent meeting will be on Wednesday, September 15th at 7:00 p.m. and will be hosted virtually on Zoom.
When are rehearsals?
All rehearsals will be held on Saturdays and Sundays (two advanced soloist dances will rehearse on either Tuesday or Wednesday).
How do we rent our costume?
We will provide a rental costume for your child. The costume fees are included in your participation fees and are non-refundable.
What other costume items am I responsible for?
You are responsible to provide the appropriate dance shoes and undergarments for your child's role, as well as the proper make-up. All information will be given to parents at the Parent Meeting.
Can I help with fundraising?
Yes! We are an all-volunteer staff and need donations to have a successful program. We run various fundraisers throughout the production and year, as well as have an option for corporate sponsors, and direct donations which are tax-deductible. Please call (818) 660-2370 or visit our fundraising page on our website for more information.
What are the volunteer requirements?
As our show is run by volunteers, your help is essential to your child's success!
How will I find out about my child's part?
All parts will be posted by audition number online only at www.redchairproductions.org following auditions.
When & where are the shows?
There will be a school community performance on Friday, December 10th. This will require performers to miss school on this day.
How do I get tickets?
Tickets will be available soon through the Alex Theatre Box Office. There will be a special promotional code available to all cast members for a limited time.
How do I get updates & information?
All information updates will be emailed to you through our newsletter which is updated weekly and will be posted on our website. If you have any questions at any point in time, please do not hesitate to reach out to us!
How do I pre-register for auditions?
To pre-register for auditions, visit our Nutcracker Audition Registration page (https://www.redchairproductions.org/audition-registration) and follow the directions.
What are the fees associated with participating in the Nutcracker?
Audition Fee - $25 (early)/$35
Participation Fee (includes costume rental, 2 pairs of tights for the performance and 1 TShirt) - $355
How is Red Chair Productions keeping dancers safe during Covid?
Our dancers' safety is our utmost priority and will remain our focus throughout the entire Nutcracker process. We are constantly re-evaluating procedures based on the CDC, local regulations, and current numbers.