Parents and Skaters

2019 Production Information

REGISTRATION – Online registration for the 2019 production is OPEN! Learn to skate students and USFS tested skaters that are in classes and/or coached at South Suburban Ice Arena and/or Family Sports Center, are invited to audition.

  • Click HERE for the Casting Criteria
  • Click HERE for the Registration Guide
  • REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE ON OCTOBER 30, 2018 We will not be able to take walk-in registrations on the day of auditions. Please make sure your skater is registered by OCTOBER 30th. 

AUDITIONS AND COSTUME MEASUREMENTSNovember 3, 2018South Suburban Ice Arena.

  • 8:10-8:40 Learn to Skate and Basic Skills
  • 8:40-9:10 Pre-Preliminary-Preliminary Free Skate and Dance
  • 9:10-9:40 Pre-Juvenile-Juvenile Free Skate, Pre-Bronze and Bronze Dance
  • 9:40-10:10 Intermediate – Senior Free Skate, Pre-Silver and higher Dance
  • All skaters must be measured before leaving the arena on Audition Day.  Either show up early or stay after, but please make sure you are measured before you leave the rink!
REHEARSALS – Rehearsals will begin March 30, 2019. We do ask that all skaters attend all rehearsals. Learn to Skate skaters will rehearse one Saturday or Sunday each week and USFS skaters, depending on their part, will rehearse one Saturday and/or Sunday and one Tuesday and/or Thursday per week until show weekend. 

SHOW WEEK – April 22-25, 2019 – ALL skaters will attend show week with rehearsals Monday – Thursday evenings from 6pm-9pm. Younger and learn to skate students will be dismissed earlier on these nights. Full dress rehearsals will take place Wednesday and Thursday of this week. 

SHOWTIME PRODUCTION – April 26-28 – We will have four shows: Friday evening (7:30pm – later start due to VIP event), Saturday matinee (1:30pm), Saturday evening (7:00pm) and Sunday matinee (1:30pm). 


IMPORTANT DATES – Please mark these on your calendar.

October 1, 2018 – Registration opens!

October 30, 2018 – Registration Closes 

November 2, 2018 – Last test date for casting consideration (USFS tested skaters)

November 3, 2018 – AUDITION DAY! (We will not take walk-in registrations on Audition Day. Please make sure you are registered by October 30)

Late November/Early December – Cast list posted

January 15, 2019 – Final balances due

March 3, 2019 – Cast photos and costume fittings at Family Sports Ice Arena

March 30 – April 20, 2019 – Show rehearsals

April 20, 2019 – Set-up day at the rink – we transform the DeLio rink into our stage

April 22-25, 2019 – SHOW WEEK – Rehearsals every night. April 24th and 25th will be dress rehearsals

April 26-28, 2018 – SHOW WEEKEND!

April 28, 2019 – Guest skater autographs, last show and cast party!