A Night at the Movies

31st January 2021


We hope your child is looking forward  to take part in AFDance whole school show at the Roses Theatre Tewkesbury 29th March 2020. Have you got your tickets from the Roses box office yet?

List of show dances

The Greatest showman – Acro , Bronze, Silver & Gold Jazz- Act 1

Charlie and the chocolate factory –Ballet -Pre-primary(sweets), Primary(sweets), Grade 1 ( oompa loompas)& 2 ballet(oompa loompas & Children Characters) Sophie Davis, Ella Davies, Jodie Wadey, Kate Bashford, Bethany Philpott, Carys Mills ( Grown up Characters)- Act 1

Jurassic park & E.T. – Ballet-Grade 3 ,4 ,5 ballet and demi/pointe Wednesday class – Act 1

Schindler’s list – Ballet-Grade 6&inter ballet and pointe Thursday class- Act 1

Home Alone -  pre-school creative dance ( this is in act 1 but they only need to attend their separate creative rehearsals)

Spirited Away- Junior competition team- Act2

Lala Land – singing Kate Bashford, Ella Davies, Lily Blackburn, Beth Philpott, Lilia Morley, Natasha Wadey – Act 2

Hunger Games – Contemporary – Act 2

Ice Age – Grade 1,2,3 Modern- Act 2

Despicable Me & The Minions – Modern-Grade 4(Minions),5( Minions & Characters),interfoundation & inter modern( Bad Characters) – Act 2

Trolls – Primary & Grade 1 Tap – Act 3

Shrek – Grade 2 & 3 Tap – Act 3

Marvel Heroes – Grade 4 Tap – Act 3

Ghostbusters – Grade 5 & Advanced 1 Tap – Act 3

Harry Potter  - Junior and Senior competition team & Fitness – Act 3

All students are invited to go onto the stage at the end of the show to be in the Finale for a bow this will be to music from Dirty Dancing.







Make up – Preschoolers & boys if they wish- blusher

All other students – Blusher, pale light blue eyeshadow. Small eyeliner. Red lipstick. Mascara for older students. ( If you wish for your child not to wear makeup please inform us in advance so backstage team can be informed.)


Hair- all female students please have hair in a bun

Shoes, tights and socks list(-please name everything!!!)

Please ensure you have the correct items for your child’s dance-they are available to purchase from school website. https://afs.mydancestore.co.uk/

All students will need a pair of slip on shoes and a zip jumper/cardigan/coat that can easily put worn over a costume and taken off and on without messing up hair/makeup.



Creatives – pink ballet socks and ballet shoes


Pre-primary and primary sweets – pink ballet socks and  ballet shoes


Grade 1&2 oompa ooompas and characters –pink ballet tights and ballet shoes


Grade 345 ballet tights, ballet satins and ribbons( additional pointe shoes if agreed)


Grade 6 and inter ballet tights and pointe shoes




Grade 123 tan tights and bare feet - a slip on pair of shoes to wear to side of stage.


Grade 4,5,interf & inter - black jazz shoes. Beth Philpott tan tights.



Grade primary &1 –tan tights black tap shoes,

Grade 2&3 tan tights and black tap shoes

Grade 4 tan tights and black tap shoes

Grade 5 & adv1- black tap shoes- ghost busters need black leggings and black leotards underneath onesie.


All Jazz- black jazz shoes.

Acro – black jazz shoes.


Harry Potter all – black jazz shoes

Juniors only- black /dark coloured school tights.

Seniors only- black leotard & black leggings


Contemporary- bare feet & tan tights

Lala land -tan tights, black jazz shoes- black shorts provided.


Spirited away- tan tights, satin ballet shoes with elastics.


 AFDance provide all other costumes unless prearranged. You will need to bring a pair of slip on shoes for backstage going up and down stairs and to and from the scout hut. We also advice a zip jumper/cardigan/coat that can be worn over a costume without messing up hair and makeup.


You will be emailed closer to the show with further information / reminders about the timings and running of the day.

We hope you are all excited to put together what should be a great entertaining show and create some fabulous memories.

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