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Prairie View Choir


7:15 am Rehearsals
ALL 4th Grade Choir Members:  Thursday, Oct. 22, Oct. 29, Nov. 12
ALL 5th Grade Choir Members: Friday, Oct.. 23, Oct. 30, Nov. 13th. 
 North Pole Musical Information and Rehearsal Schedule

North Pole Musical Cast List

Rudolph – Olivia Branstetter                                             Elf 1/Assistant Director—Jes Spruill

Santa-- Mike Dierling                                                           Elf 2—Marissa Lara

Crystal Snowflake—Eleanor Davis                                    Elf 3—Brandon Wallace

Mrs. Claus—Hailey Creese                                                 Elf 4—Brooklyn Barnard                                          

Prancer—Gabriel Cortez                                                     Elf 5—Jackson Tillery

Dancer—Gracie Davis                                                          Snowman 1 (soloist)—Trent Gaston                 

Vixen—Elise Hasler                                                               Snowman 2—Sean Tanner

Dasher—Daniel Dierling                                                      Snowman 3—Jesus Dominguez

Blitzen—Haley Parnell                                                         Snowman 4—Chase Weston

Comet—Shanice Dunn                                                        Snowman 5—Elijah Espinosa

Donner (solo)—Andrew Thomasson                                Snowman 6—Monty Lankford

Cupid—Audrey Major                                                         Prince—Max Proehl

Ballerina Dolls—Melayna Blair, Ainslie Allen,  Aleigh Taylor (Rehearse with Toys)                                                       

Toy 1—Kiera Yadlosky                                                                       

Toy 2—Aubrey Kruder

Toy 3—Payton Cross

Toy 4/Ragdoll (speaks with toy 3)—Faith Byrd


Elf Ensemble:

5th-Brooklyn Warren, Collin Meyers, Isabella Derrick, Kyra Harwell, Vianney Santana,

4th-Jocelyn Garcia, Kaleigh Dunn, Katherine Brawner, Lacey Hancock, Rylee Owens, Samantha Rutherford

Toy Ensemble:

5th-Autumn Withers, Elaina Vidana, Kaila Salinas, Kendra Lindeman, Tommy Fogarty, Zoey Roemaker,

 4th-Emily Boyd, Emma Johnson, Hope Longoria, Kaila Washington, Valorie Cruz, Victoria Cruz,


Friday, Oct. 16th-Santa, Mrs. Claus, Crystal, Rudolph, Prancer, Dancer, Vixen, Dasher, Blitzen,

Comet, Donner, Cupid, Ballerina-(Malayna only), Elf Assistant/Elf 1, Elf 2, Elf 3, Elf 4, Elf 5, Snowman 1, Snowman 2, Snowman 3, Snowman 4, Snowman 5, Snowman 6, Prince

Wednesday, Oct. 21st-All Elves (Elf 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 and Elf Ensemble)

Friday, Oct. 23rd-ALL Reindeer

Tuesday, Oct. 27th- All Elves (Elf 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 and Elf Ensemble)

Friday, Oct. 30th-ALL Reindeer

Wednesday, Nov. 4th-All Snowmen

Friday, Nov. 6th-All Toys

Tuesday, Nov. 10th-All Toys

Friday, Nov. 13th-All Toys

Wednesday, Nov. 18th-ALL CAST (speaking and non-speaking parts.  Everyone listed on the blue note that was sent home is part of the cast)

Friday, Nov. 20th-ALL CAST

Monday, Nov. 30th-All Snowmen, Crystal and All Ballerinas

Tuesday, Dec. 1st-All Toys

Wednesday, Dec. 2nd-All Elves

Friday, Dec. 4th-All Reindeer

Monday, Dec. 7th, Tuesday-Dec. 8th, Wednesday-Dec. 9th, Thursday-Dec. 10th, Friday-Dec. 11th---MANDATORY FOR ALL CAST EVERY DAY.   (CHOIR MEMBERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE)

Saturday, Dec. 12th-10:30 am-4 pm-MANDATORY DRESS REHEARSAL FOR ALL CAST                                                                                       

                                    12:30-4 pm  MANDATORY FOR ALL CHOIR MEMBERS



All rehearsals are from 2:45-5 p.m. unless otherwise noted.  Pick up will be on the side of the building where the buses drop off (Between Prairie View and Chisholm Trail).  Please bring a drink and a snack to rehearsal as well as your script and a pencil.


If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Nassiff @ (817) 215-0562 or mnassiff@nisdtx.org.

(Choir is available for 4th & 5th grade students from Sept.-Dec.)
Email and Text messages via Remind will be used to communicate important Choir information. Parents will need to sign up for both to ensure that they are up to date on all choir information. Standard text messaging fees will apply as determined by your cell phone company.
To sign up for email messages: Send an email to pvec@mail.remind.com (you can leave the subject blank)
To sign up for text messages: Text  @pvec  to (646) 679-2411 
For more detailed information and instructions about remind please click on the link below. 
Please check your email on a regular basis.  If your email address changes, be sure to send Mrs. Nassiff your new information.  If you are not receiving emails or text messages about choir information after choir registration is complete and rehearsals have begun, please contact Mrs. Nassiff.
Choir Procedures and Requirements
Each grade will rehearse a minimum of 30 minutes a week. Students are required to attend ALL rehearsals.

4th Grade Choir: Fridays from 8:55-9:25 a.m. during specials time and Thursday mornings from 7:15-7:45 a.m. as needed.

5th Grade Choir: Fridays from 8:00-8:30 during specials time and Friday mornings from 7:15-7:45 a.m. as needed.
Combined choir rehearsals for ALL choir students will take place in the mornings from 7:15-7:45 a.m. close to performance dates as needed.
After school rehearsals will be held for special parts in the holiday musical (acting, speaking, dancing, etc.). Students interested in special parts will audition and must be available for after school rehearsals. 
Parents will be notified in advance of extra morning and after school rehearsals.
Students will only be allowed 2 unexcused absences from choir.  More than two unexcused absences or excessive absences of any type that would keep students from learning their music and being prepared for performances will result in the child being removed from choir. 
Illness and family emergencies will be considered excused absences.  Please send an email/note with the reason for your child's absence within 24 hours. Absences without a note will not be excused.
Other absences may be submitted for  approval as excused by sending Mrs. Nassiff a note/email stating the reason for the absence. She will let you know if the absence is excused.
Choir students must have good citizenship in all classrooms, as well as all choir rehearsals and activities.  Student's who have received two  notes/emails about inappropriate behavior during choir rehearsals and activities may be asked to no longer participate in choir when a 3rd note/email is sent to parents.
Choir students must maintain passing grades of 70+ in all classes and complete and turn in all class work to participate in choir.

Please check the Choir Website, your e-mail and text messages on a regular basis for updated performance dates, times and other information.
Choir Performance Dates:
Required Performances 
Winter Concert--Tues., Dec. 15, 2015 @ 6:00 p.m. in the PVE Cafeteria
All Choir students are required to attend this performance and need to be in the Prairie View Gym no later than 5:30 p.m. dressed in the appropriate clothing.
All cast members need to be at school no later than 5 p.m. 
Optional Performances-TBD
Other optional performance opportunities may arise during the semester.  You will be notified of dates, times and information as soon as it is available. There may be a cost to participate in some optional performances.
Choir T-shirts

Choir t-shirts, jeans and tennis shoes are the attire for most concerts. 

Choir t-shirts are available for $10.  Please send $10 CASH by September 19th  for your child's t-shirt. If your child was in choir last year they do not need to purchase another shirt unless they need a different size or their shirt is not in good condition. Please contact Mrs. Nassiff if financial assistance for shirt is needed.
Choir Notes