Gatineau #2:  Event Information

Canadian Museum of History: April 27 - 30, 2023

THEATRE

PLEASE NOTE

  • Dancers should have shoes/flip flops to walk around the museum. They cannot go barefoot.
  • Please check back as we approach the competition for updates.

ADDRESS

  • Canadian Museum of History, 100 Laurier Street, Gatineau, QC J8X 4H2
  • The building will open 1 hour prior to the first performance of the day

STAGE DIMENSIONS

  • approximately 29’ deep x 40’ wide

LOADING DOCK

  • There is a loading dock behind the theatre which can be accessed off Laurier Street. Unfortunately, this is not a parking area – and once you have finished loading/unloading, please move your truck.

PARKING

  • Pay parking is available at the Museum of Civilization from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday.
  • There is additional parking on the streets around the Museum. Check for posted hours and rates.

DRESSING ROOMS

  • All dressing rooms will be assigned based on the room availability at the Museum.
  • The Boys dressing room and ‘Quick Changes’ room will be backstage.
  • 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.

We thank you in advance for your cooperation with regard to sharing the space.

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.

REHEARSAL AREA

  • Dancers may practice in the hallways outside the Ateliers (as long as no school programs are in progress) and outside the Theatre.

*NOTE: the Museum has a ‘shoe policy’ whereby dancers must wear shoes when walking between the changerooms and the Theatre. This is done for the dancers’ safety and we appreciate your cooperation.

HOTEL

Hotel Name: Four Points by Sheraton Hotel and Conference Centre Gatineau-Ottawa

For Dates: April 27 - 30: Canadian Museum of History, Gatineau

Block Booking Under

Shine Dance

To make reservations click HERE

Address
(See map)
35 Rue Laurier, Gatineau, QC  J8X 4E9
Phone Please make reservations HERE
E-mail See website
Rate

$152 a night (applicable taxes not included)

Additional $20 per extra adult for triple and quad occupancy

Parking $16/night plus tax
Group Booking Ends March 27th, 2023
Cancellation Date

A deposit of one night including taxes and fees will be required to secure your reservation.

Deposit is fully refundable if cancelled or changed 15 days or more prior to arrival.  In the event a reservation is cancelled or modified 14 days or less prior to arrival, the deposit will be forfeited.

Check-In/Out Check-in: 3:00pm / Check-out: 12:00pm
Website Click here
Restaurant on Site? Yes – Breakfast only
Pool? Yes, open intermittently
Distance From Venue Directly across from the museum

 

Hotel Name: Best Western PLUS Gatineau Ottawa Hotel and Conference Centre

Block Booking Under Shine Dance
Address
(See map)
131 Rue Laurier, Gatineau, QC  J8X 3W3
Phone (819) 770-8550
E-mail See website
Rate

$165 a night (applicable taxes not included)

Additional $15 per extra adult for triple and quad occupancy

Parking $15/night plus tax
Group Booking Ends March 26th, 2023
Cancellation Date

Reservations can be canceled without penalty if notice is given 48 hours before arrival.

If the hotel guest does not have a valid cancellation number before then, the hotel guest may be subject to an overnight room cancellation fee and applicable taxes.

Check-In/Out Check-in: 4:00pm / Check-out: 11:00am
Website Click here
Restaurant on Site? Yes – Breakfast only
Pool? Yes
Distance From Venue 7 mins walk

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 was provided to Studios

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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