Carolers and Vendor

CAROLER and VENDOR – Costume Information

Call time 30 minutes prior to performance.

 Performance Costume:  All costume pieces are numbered.  Costume numbers are assigned at your costume fitting.  You will wear the same costume for all of your performances.

 Performance Hairstyle:  Your hairstyle should be a medium bun with a center part.  You will be wearing hats, and if the hairstyle need to be changed to accommodate the hat, you will be given that information at your costume fitting.

Performance Makeup:  All performance makeup must be applied prior to dancers entering the theater for dress rehearsals and performances.  Parents will be responsible for doing their own dancer’s makeup.  Below is the list of makeup required for Ballet West Nutcracker.  Dancers are allowed to use comparable brands, but the color must be the same.

  • Foundation
  • Ben Nye: Taupe Shadow (ES-34)
  • Ben Nye: Misty Pink Blush (DR-6)
  • Ben Nye: Natural Lip Liner (LP-134)
  • Black Eyeliner ( pen or liquid ) – dancer will provide their own
  • Black Mascara – dancer will provide their own
  • Black False Eyelashes “Ardell Demi Wispies” – dancer will provide their own
  • Eyelash glue – dancer will provide their own

Performance Shoes:  Ballet West will provide each dancer with black character shoes to wear for performances.  After the last performance, the shoes must be returned to Ballet West in the correct shoebox.  Dancers will need to provide their own shoes for rehearsal.

Performance Tights and Leotard:  Ballet Pink colored tights. Ballet West prefers, Bodywrappers #C45 (girls) or #A45 (ladies) in Theatrical Pink. No 100% Lycra Tights. A flesh tone full short sleeve style leotard is required. (A full short sleeve leotard means the length of the sleeve is half way down the arm to the elbow. The underarm is completely covered, inside the sleeve of the leotard)