Peterborough:  Event Information

Showplace Performance Centre; April 20 - 23, 2023

THEATRE

IMPORTANT PROP NOTE
*Please make arrangements for props to be removed after your dances. There is no prop storage space available in the Theatre.

IMPORTANT CHANGEROOM NOTE
*Please use the Peterborough Inn & Suites Hotel changeroom space as much as possible to alleviate changeroom space in the Theatre.

ADDRESS

  • ShowPlace Performance Centre, 290 George Street North, Peterborough, ON K9J 6Y8
  • The building will open 1 hour prior to the first performance of the day

STAGE DIMENSIONS

  • approximately 30’ deep x 38’ wide

LOADING DOCK

  • Located off of Water St. (1 block east of George Street).  The dock loads directly onto the stage – so we ask all major props only be loaded right before a performance.  The dock is 18” above pavement, 94” high and 93” wide (with no centre post).

PARKING

  • 2017 Update: The Water St. lot directly behind the theatre is now private and no longer available for public parking.

Alternate parking options:

King Street Parkade

    • 202 King Street, Peterborough, ON K9J 8B6
    • Walking Distance to theatre – 1 Minute
    • Cost on Thursday & Friday – Max Duration, ALL DAY. Cost per HR: $1.75. Daily Max: $12.50
    • Cost on Saturday & Sunday – Max Duration, ALL DAY. Cost per HR: $1.75. Daily Max: $12.50
    • Trucks cannot fit into this Parkade, Clear height of this parking garage is 7′-6″ (2.3 M)
    • Parking is free after 6pm and on holidays.

Simcoe Street Garage

    • 190 Simcoe Street, Peterborough, ON K9H 2H6
    • Walking Distance to theatre – 5 minutes
    • Cost on Thursday & Friday – Max Duration, ALL DAY. Cost per HR: $1.75. Daily Max: $12.50
    • Cost on Saturday & Sunday – Max Duration, ALL DAY. Cost per HR: $1.75. Daily Max: $12.50
    • Trucks cannot fit into this parking garage.
    • Parking is free after 6pm and on holidays.

Peterborough Square Parking Lot

    • 360 George Street North, Peterborough, ON K9H 7E7
    • Walking distance to theatre – 2 Minutes
    • Cost on Thursday & Friday – Max Duration, ALL DAY. Cost per HR: $1.25. Daily Max: $8.00
    • Cost on Saturday & Sunday – FREE
    • Trucks cannot fit into this parking garage.

*Fees are subject to change.

  • We have included a Parking Map with additional options for your studio’s reference.
  • *Parents might want to drop dancers off with their costumes then park.*

DRESSING ROOMS

  • Shine has rented hotel rooms at the Peterborough Inn & Suites Hotel (next to the Theatre) to be used as additional dressing room space. This space should be used by dancers who have less frequent changes.
  • Dressing room space is also available in the Theatre to be shared by all dancers.
  • There is a designated dressing room for boys by Stage Right.
  • To avoid congestion:
    • Have hair/make-up done.
    • please vacate when the room is not needed.
  • Parents -- please pack-up all belongings from changerooms if you are leaving after the awards to make room the incoming dancers.

REHEARSAL AREA

  • The main dressing room area will be split for rehearsal.
  • There is an ‘Upper Lobby’ area that is used for warm-up and rehearsal.  This area is very limited and we thank you in advance for sharing.

SHINE SHOP

  • Our Shine Shop will be in full operation to get your Shine Dance Merchandise.  Please note that we will be accepting only credit or debit cards -- we will not be accepting cash.

HOTEL

** Info Coming Soon **


EVENT DETAILS

PROGRAMS

  • Programs will be made available for download, free of charge, through our website approximately 2 weeks prior to the event. 
  • Programs will not be sold at the event.

AWARDS PIN

  • Every dancer receives a custom Shine Awards Pin to display your ribbons on your Team Jacket! We’ve got one per dancer, so please make sure you pick it up at the Shine Shop.

LIVE STREAMING

  • This event will have a live stream available through our website
  • A code to watch will be provided soon

FOOD DRIVE

  • We are very excited to continue our annual Food Drive where all proceeds are donated to a local food bank.  To date, we have collectively raised 22,160 lbs of food!!
  • Please remind your dancers to bring at least 2 items of non-perishable food for our drive.

PHOTOGRAPHY

  • As a reminder, your entry fees now include all your Studio's photos and videos!
  • Media will be available approximately 1 week after the event

JUDGES

** Info Coming Soon **

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