Whitaker Center

Our spring showcase is scheduled Saturday, May 22, 2021 at Whitaker Center in Harrisburg. Friday, May 21 is reserved for our dress rehearsal and Saturday, May 22 is our showcase. Whitaker Center is operating at reduced capacity therefore, we will be performing three shows. All guests will be required to wear masks– no exceptions. Flash cameras and video cameras are not permitted. Ticket sales begin Monday, April 26th. 

Showtimes & Performance Schedules

1:00 PM Show

Our 1:00 PM show features performances by all ages 7 and under dancers as well as some ages 8+ classes. ​For a full listing please view the printable class/student schedules.

1 PM Performance Schedule

1 PM Dancer List

Drop-off: 12:00 PM at Court Street stage door (between Hilton Hotel and Whitaker Center)

Pick-up: Immediately following show

Location: In lobby area outside theater 

3:00 PM Shows

Our 3:00 PM show features performances by ages 8+ dancers as well as Shine ballroom dancers. For a full listing of performances and dancers please view our printable performance/dancer list.

 

3 PM Performance Schedule

3 PM Dancer List

Drop-Off: 2:00 PM at Court Street stage door (between Hilton Hotel and Whitaker Center)

Pick-Up: Immediately following the 3:00 show. Those who are in the 6:00 PM show will come to the lobby for a quick visit

Location: In lobby area outside theater

6:00 PM Shows

Our 6:00 PM show features performances by ages 8+ dancers as well as Shine ballroom dancers. For a full listing of performances and dancers please view our printable performance/dancer list.

 

6 PM Performance Schedule

6 PM Dancer List

Drop-Off: 5:00 PM at Court Street stage door (between Hilton Hotel and Whitaker Center)

Pick-Up: Immediately following 6:00 PM show

Location: In lobby area outside theater 

 
 

Ticket Sales Start Monday, April 26th at 4:00 PM

Ticket Ordering Information

Tickets must be purchased for anyone attending the show including small children and dancers who are watching siblings perform. Tickets are $20 each. All tickets must be purchased by Monday, May 10th. Any unpurchased tickets will then be sold on a first come, first serve basis to those requesting extra tickets. Please fill out the form(s) below by clicking on the link for the show of your choice. Our 1:00 PM show features all Ages 7 and younger dance classes plus some older classes (full list above). Dancers ages 7 and under may purchase up to 6 tickets for the 1 PM show, ages 8 and older may purchase 2 tickets for the 1 PM show. Our 3:00 & 6:00 PM shows features Ages 8 and older dance classes plus our guests, Shine Performing Arts ballroom dancers. Each dancer in the 3 PM and 6 PM show may purchase up to 8 tickets per show.  Please note: we must assign seats in order to space audience members for social distancing. We will be assigning seats in the order in which we receive requests. Please understand that we will process requests as fast as possible and will do our best to accommodate floor preference. If we cannot seat you in your preferred section, we will choose the next best seat in the house. We are confident that every seat in the theater has a beautiful view. Thank you for understanding.

Order Links Go Live on Monday the 26th at 4 PM!!

 

Dress Rehearsal Schedule

Friday, May 21st

1:00 PM Show

Below is the rehearsal schedule for dancers performing in the 1:00 PM Show.​ Please see Showtimes & Performance Schedule to determine which show your dancer(s) is performing.

Drop-off: 4:00 PM

Pick-up: 5:30 PM

Location: Court Street at stage door (between Hilton Hotel and Whitaker Center)

Dancers in the ages 7 and younger classes who are in one class should come fully dressed (except shoes/socks) in costumes. All other dancers should come dressed in their base layer with costumes and shoes in hand. Hair should be pulled back in a tight ponytail. Individually packaged snacks (nut free) are permitted. No sharing please. The only adults permitted to stay are the class moms and FMD volunteers.

3:00 & 6:00 PM Shows

Below is the rehearsal schedule for dancers performing in the 3:00 & 6:00 PM shows.​ Please see Showtimes & Performance Schedule to determine which show your dancer(s) is performing.

Drop-off: 5:30 PM

Pick-up: 9:00 PM

Location: Court Street at stage door (between Hilton Hotel and Whitaker Center)

Dancers should come dressed in their base layer with costumes and shoes in hand. Hair should be pulled back in a tight ponytail. Individually packaged snacks (nut free) are permitted. No sharing please. The only adults permitted to stay are the class moms and FMD volunteers. 

 

Flower Orders

You may pre-order beautiful flower bouquets for dancers by May 7th. Bouquets are $20 each. Flowers will be available for pick up in the Whitaker Center lobby 30 minutes prior to the start of each show. To place your order, please fill-out Flower Order Form or email: kelly@francesmohlerdance.com 

Printable Flyer

 

Program Messages & Ads

Express how proud you are of your dancer by including a picture, words of wisdom, best wishes, or congratulations message in the showcase program! Please fill out this form and turn in at the front desk or email kelly@francesmohlerdance.com no later than May 7th.

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Recital DVDs/Blu-Ray Orders

We are partnering with Mack Video Productions to capture our moving memories! DVD or Blu-Ray/DVDs will be available to order directly through their website. DVDs, Blu-Ray/DVDs, and digital downloads are available. Starting at $30. Please read click on the form below for more details and then order online.

Order Information Form

Order Online Here

 

Locations and Parking Information

We encourage guests to park in the Walnut Street Parking Garage or nearby on a street-level spot.

Whitaker Center

222 Market Street

Harrisburg, PA 17011

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Walnut Street Parking Garage

215 Walnut Street

Harrisburg, PA 17011

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