So you want to be a Gingerbread! That´s great news! LSA’s Nutcracker on Ice is a 90 minute abridged version of the classic ballet, highlighted by a vocal narration, high-flying stunts, dizzying pirouettes, brilliant costumes, and captivating choreography, all under the glow of the Holiday lights. Experience the wind chill of the blinding snowstorm of the Winter Wonderland! Feel the magic of the Enchanted Forest! Brave the battle of the fearsome Rat King! Savor the delectable delights of the Land of Sweets! Celebrate the season with cheerful festivities and journey with Clara through her dreamy adventure. Featuring a star studded cast of skaters of all ages!
Basic Skills members under 47¨ or 7 years of age and under, who are currently participating in LSA programs, may participate as Gingerbreads. Basic Skills members who fit these criteria but who hope to participate in another role should contact the Artistic Director for information on becoming a member of LSA before registering.
Gingerbread registration is $78.00 plus a 6% sales tax and a $2.00 processing fee and includes a DVD of the performance at no extra charge. Gingerbreads supply their own turtlenecks, leggings, gloves and other ¨under-costume¨ wear. All costumes will remain LSA property.
Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018 1:30 pm and 4:30 pm
Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018 1:30 pm and 4:30 pm
Gingerbreads will rehearse either Mondays 7:10-7:30 pm or Wednesdays 6:40-7:00 (skater’s choice) beginning November 5/7. Gingerbreads will also be required to attend two full dress rehearsals:
Sunday 12/2 Time TBA
Friday 12/21 4:00 – 8:00 pm (gingerbreads may be released early)
Mandatory Parent Meeting:
Monday, Oct. 22, 7:15-7:30 pm or Wednesday, Oct. 24, 6:45-7:00 pm Party Room, Iceland Sports Complex
How will I stay informed?
Cast communications are done via email and our NOI website: www.nutcrackeronice.com. Check it out to see NOI photos and facts, links to ticket sales, and our list of sponsors. As a cast member, you will receive periodic updates and notices via email. In addition, the gingerbread coach and parent-in-charge will send information pertinent to just the Gingerbreads.
For any other questions about being a Gingerbread or about NOI, please contact LSA´s Artistic Director: firstname.lastname@example.org or 819-7751.