Carolyn Dutra Dance Studio
Tradition...with an EDGE
Studios in Warwick, Cranston, Smithfield, RI
Winner BEST Dance Studio and Dance School in RI, 2017, 2018
Cranston Picture Day
Cranston Picture Day -Sunday, May 5, 2019
95 Rolfe Street, Cranston RI 02910

Picture Day is not mandatory.  We are happy to offer this service for you to have pictures taken of your dancer in their Recital costume here at the Studio. Please notify the office if you will not attend Picture Day.  No fee is due at Picture Day.  Payment due on Viewing Day June 1 at Dress Rehearsal, Rhode Island College
  • Cranston Dancers will have group and individual photos taken in the ONE costume listed. 
  • ARRIVE IN COSTUME with hair and makeup done!
  • Dancers should wear some makeup for picture day: mascara, eyeshadow, blush, lipstick.
  • Hair specifications by class are below.
  • Nail polish, underwear, temporary tattoos, earrings and any other jewelry MAY NOT be worn while in costume.
  • Please remove earrings before arrival to avoid dancers getting upset.  Based on our experience, this is key.
  • Refer to accessory list for tights, shoes, and additional accessories you may need to purchase. Ie. Short white gloves.
Cranston Picture Day SCHEDULE-Sunday, May 5, 2019
Group picture time, class day and name, costume
  • SUNDAY, MAY 5, 2019
  • 9:30am              Saturday 9:30 Preschool, black and white, ballet (How Much is that Doggie in the Window)
  • 10:00am            Saturday 8:45 Mommy and Me, pink (Baby Mine)
  • 10:15am            Saturday 9:30 Primary, purple ballet (Getting to Know You)
  • 10:45am            Saturday 10:30 Preschool blue ballet (A Dream is a Wish)
  • 11:15am            Saturday 11:15 Ballet 1 asst colors (Remember Me)
  • 11:35am            Thursday Mommy and Me purple (Put your Head on My Shoulder)
  • 11:45am            Saturday 12:00 Primary, purple tap (Sing, Sing, Sing)
  • 12:15pm           Saturday 11:15 Preschool peach ballet (Bushel and a Peck)
  • 12:35pm           Tuesday 9:30 Mommy and Me pink (Baby Mine)
  • 12:55pm           Wednesday Preschool, peach ballet (Bushel and a Peck)
  • 1:10pm              Wednesday Primary purple tap (Sing, Sing, Sing)
  • 1:35pm              Tuesday Ballet 1 and 2 floral (This is Me)
  • 1:50pm              Thursday Preschool black and white ballet (Doggie in the Window)
  • 2:10pm              Thursday Primary black tap (Bang on the Drum)
  • 2:30pm              Tuesday Hip Hop black, pink, yellow (Fresh Prince of Bel Air)
  • 2:35pm              Makeups, individuals not listed by group
Mommy and Me:  Hair pulled away from face, headpiece secured w barrettes, use hair elastics the color of the hair.
Preschool: Neat and secure low bun.
Primary, Level 1, 2, 3, 4:  Two French braids, Parted left to right, tucked under, see website for details: Recital Hair
If your dancer has shorter hair, try your best to pull hair back as close to this look as possible.
Boys:  Neatly combed away from face

Where to purchase dancewear:
Competitor’s Closet, 3055 West Shore Road, Warwick RI 02886              LaBrie Dance, 375 Putnam Pike, Smithfield, RI 02917

Please note:  Dancers must have all required items (costume, headpiece, tights, shoes, etc) in order to be in group photo.

If you are unable to attend picture day and would like to attend a makeup day on Sunday, May 18 in Warwick, please email with the subject Makeup Picture Day Request.  Include dancer name and class.
2019 Accessory Lists - Cranston_2.pdf
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