First Ontario PAC, St. Catharines
*Please check back as we approach the competition for updates.
Address: 250 St. Paul Street; St. Catharines ON L2R 3M2
**Shine Dance Competitions is being held in Partridge Hall
Stage Dimensions: approximately 35′ deep x 45′ width (at the back) & 58′ width (across the front); wings are approximately 10′
On-site parking is not available at the First Ontario PAC; however, there are more than 1000 pay parking spots available in nearby parking garages, surface lots, and on city streets within a five-minute walk to the PAC. Please visit http://www.stcatharines.ca/en/livein/parkinglotsgarages.asp for more details.
Drop off points are available in the front Box Office Entrance on St. Paul Street as well as the front doors closest to Partridge Hall on Carlisle Street.
**Ensure you leave extra time to park and walk to the theatre.
Below is a map of the parking lots for trailers: There are 2 red X’s. One being the PAC and the other being the trailer parking lot. After unloading trailers can park at the Riordon St. Lot.
Access to loading dock is off of Carlisle Street. Unfortunately, this is not a parking area – and once you have finished loading/unloading, please move your truck.
Regarding props — you will be able unload a days worth of props in the loading dock. Access to loading dock is off of Carlisle Street. Unfortunately, this is not a parking area – and once you have finished loading/unloading, please move your truck.
There is not a lot of storage space and we have a TON of props this competition. We suggest bringing props on a daily basis (not unloading all your props for the week as they will not fit).
Please remove props that have been used each day to make room for the incoming props.
We thank everyone in advance for sharing the loading dock space.
All studios will be assigned dressing rooms. We thank you in advance for your cooperation with regards to sharing this space.
An area will be designated as rehearsal for all dancers to share.
Shine Dance Competitions is excited to continue our commitment to charity by once again implementing our Canned Food Drive! Shine will be collecting non-perishable food at each competition and donating it to a charity.