Published on October 12th, 2013 | by Kelsey Anderson0
7 Dance Recital Theme Ideas
Dance Recitals are one of the biggest moment for a dance studio, especially if you choose to not compete. Renting out an auditorium, buying costumes, having dress rehearsals are all extremely important, but you need a good theme if you’re going to get the audience excited! Here are some dance recital theme ideas for your end of year shows:
Party Recital Theme
Include party favors for audience members, use confetti canons and celebrate! Some great party songs include: Party Baby, Party in the USA, A Little Party ( Fergie), In da club ( 50 Cent ), Party Rock Anthem (LMFAO), Celebration, Let’s Get it Started (Black eyed Peas), I Like to Move It (Real to Real).
Beach Recital Theme
Grab some sunglasses and beach music for this simple and fun summer idea. Songs you could use: Yellow Polka dot Bikini, Heat Wave, anything Beach Boys, Soakin Wet.
Disney Recital Theme
This is easy if you have a lot of young girls. Have each class use a different Disney song. If you coordinate costumes to match, it will be adorable and a crowd pleaser.
Choose your favorite Broadway classics and take the audience through the best of the best. Some classic ideas include: Broadway Baby, Take Back your Mink, Cell Block Tango, and Popular.
Choose an Artist
What if you did an artist feature? Choose songs from Michael Jackson’s greatest hits. Other great artists would be: Britney Spears, Prince or Madonna.
Take a road trip with songs from all over the country. Song ideas include: Route 66, Welcome to Miami, California Girls, New York New York, Chicago and more.
you can adapt these grea themes to fit your studio’s needs. Have other great dance recital theme ideas? Comment below!