DDSGC Recital Information:

  • We try to arrange 3 recitals for the children to attend.
  • The costume is used for all performances. (One costume purchase per year)
  • While the recitals are optional, you must “opt out” by emailing


One Time Fees:

  • Stage fee of $25
  • Costume fee of:  $75.00
  • These fees are automatically deducted with October tuition.
  • Included in your recital/costume fee is one costume and one pair of tights (Please remember that you will need tights to match the color of the dance shoes.  So, white tap shoes need white tights, tan jazz shoes need tan tights…).
  • If you would like to make payment arrangements other than what we have noted, please contact us.
  • Schedules are laid out below, please keep in mind that because we are working with multiple schedules and locations that adjustments may need to be made as we approach the date of the event(s).
  • There are no refunds for any reason.

The 1st Set of Performances: Five Flags Theater in Dubuque

Recital Volunteers

  • Recital Date, Sunday, November 28th
    • there will be one performance at 2:30 pm
  • Tickets are only available at the Five Flags Box Office $17 a seat if you walk into the box office to purchase.
    • Tickets are on sale normally 2 weeks before the show.
      • You can purchase through Ticketmaster (they have huge additional charges).
      • Five Flags Box Office hours are Monday – Friday 10 am – 1 pm and 2 – 5 pm or at the door the day of the show

2nd set of Performances: normally the first weekend in March

  • The 2nd Set of Performances / Dancers will be assigned a performance by the end of Feb.
    • The Grand River Center Dubuque, or Bell Tower theater.  Dancers Perform at One of the Shows 
      • Sun, at 9 am
      • Sun, at Noon
      • Sun, at 3 pm
      • Sun, at 6 pm
  • If the performance is at Bell Tower theater, tickets are reserve seating and $17 a seat. If the performance is at the Grand Harbor, The tickets are $10 up until the Wednesday before the show and there are $17 the day of the show at the door. Tickets for the Grand Harbor are not reservation seating

The 3rd Set of Performances: the 3rd Saturday in May

  • Volunteers
  • The third Saturday in May
  • RESERVED SEATING /$17 if we are at five flags and $15 if we are at a different theater
    • there will be one performance at Noon