Peer Gynt 2018 Schedule-UPDATED
(Celebrating 38 years of fun!)
Sat., Jan. 13th – Meet at the Stillwater Middle School East hill,
523 W. Marsh from 1 – 1:30 for sledding, and our annual fish toss.
Then we will drive to our new rehearsal location at the Hovland Conservatory of Music, 200 Chestnut St. East. (Chestnut Bldg.) However the parking lot is off Myrtle St. Enter from the parking lot and go downstairs. We will rehearse (from 1:45 -2:30), our new dances in preparation for Festival.
NO St. Paul Winter Carnival parade this year for Peer Gynt. You might enjoy seeing the parade as a spectator this year. Then going to the Ice Castle in Rice Park and maybe ice skating on the free rink next to the Landmark Center.
Sat., Feb. 10th – 1 – 2:30. Bayport Public Library, 582 N. 4th St. Back to Bayport for the bigger facility with the two groups. We will have a separate rehearsal for a half hour and then host the Minneapolis Fjell og Fjord group to do get ready for the Festival Children’s program & Intn’l SofN Convention Aug. 16th.
Sat., Mar. 10th – 1 – 2:30. Hovland Conservatory of Music, 200Chestnut
St. E. Mini – Språktime with Liv Larsen. Maxi – rehearsal of new dances and our performance program. Bunad check for length of jumper, vest. Any repairs needed?
Everyone has pins? Ribbons?
Sat., Mar. 17th – Performance at Lyngblomsten Norwegian Senior Home, at 2:30. 1415 Almond Ave., St. Paul. This is the boulevard across from the State Fair Ground main entrance, close to the International Institute on Como where we will have our audition at 4:10 that same afternoon.
Sat., Mar. 17th – Audition in Main Auditorium at International Institute. Arrive at 3:50 to line up.
Sat., Apr. 14th – 1 – 2:30. Hovland Conservatory of Music, 200 Chestnut St. E. Sign up to work at Festival with parents or grandparents. Dancers over 12 can work in front serving in bunads or butter lefse in the kitchen. Funds raised are for scholarships! Tickets for the Festival can be picked up. Dance rehearsal.
Sat., May 5th – Festival of Nations Childrens and Teens programs
Times will be announced after the audition.
Sat., May 12th – Sing Sommer kommer. Rehearse flag opening for International Sons of Norway Convention on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 16th, in bunader at Hyatt-Regency Hotel in Bloomington. Time- about 4:00.
Tues., June 19th – Midsommer Picnic, Island Lake Park, Shoreview.
New locations for meetings, new members, new activities, new dances.