We are excited to host six evening activities, two of which are exclusively for housing students. These events provide a great opportunity to have fun and build lasting friendships that extend beyond the studio. The housing reservation fee includes admission to the evening activities held during your stay. It is not necessary for housing students to pre-register for the events.

For participants under the age of 18, a parent or legal guardian should submit a Transportation Release FormThis form is required in order for Participants to travel to/from organized intensive Evening Activities held outside the range of the complimentary shuttle service provided by the Ayres Hotel Orange.

 

2017 EVENING ACTIVITIES

 

Dinner at Ruby’s Diner with Backhausdance

TUESDAY, JULY 18, 2017
6PM - 7:30PM

RUBY'S DINER
186 N. Atchison Street  Orange, CA 92866

Walking distance from the Partridge Dance Center

Join us at Ruby’s Diner for dinner with Backhausdance Artistic Director, Jennifer Backhaus, along with BD company members and other intensive students. Enjoy great food and exceptional conversation as you build lasting friendships with fellow dancers. 

Admission includes:

  • your choice from a set menu with options including premium salads and burgers/veggie burgers with fries
  • a fountain drink or one of Ruby’s famous milkshakes
  • tax and gratuity.

AMC Theatres

MOVIE NIGHT

THURSDAY, JULY 20, 2017
6:30PM - 9:30PM

AMC THEATRES (20 City Blvd W Orange, CA 92868)
Walking distance from the Ayres Hotel Orange

Movie Night is designated specifically for housing students. We will meet in the hotel lobby at 6:30pm and walk to the AMC Theatres at the Outlets of Orange to enjoy a relaxing and entertaining evening at the movies. Stay tuned for details on movie selection (PG or PG-13 only) and show time. 

Admission include:

  • general admission ticket to movie
  • gift card for snack purchase

BOWLING AT ROUND 1

THURSDAY, JULY 27, 2017
6PM - 8PM

ROUND 1 MAIN PLACE MALL
2800 N. Main St. Suite 1100  Santa Ana, CA 92705
No group transportation provided.

Come bowl with us! Backhausdance invites you to test your athletic abilities outside of the dance studio at Round 1. Our annual creative bowling contest is always a hit! Come hang out and laugh with us. Group transportation will not be provided for this event. Carpools may be arranged if necessary.

Admission includes:

  • unlimited bowling
  • shoe rental
  • pizza
  • soda 

Teatro Alla Scala

AN AFTERNOON AT THE BALLET:
TEATRO ALLA SCALA in giselle

SATURDAY, JULY 29, 2017
2PM - 4PM

SEGERSTROM CENTER FOR THE ARTS
600 Town Center Drive  Costa Mesa, CA 92626
No group transportation provided.

LIMITED SPACE -- ONLY 13 MORE TICKETS AVAILABLE!

La Scala Ballet Company performs the unforgettable original Coralli-Perrot choreography in a revival by Yvette Chauviré, moving effortlessly from the sunny optimism of Giselle’s idyllic village life to a moonlit world of mystery and menace. Adolphe Adam’s score, performed live by the renowned Mikhailovsky Orchestra, helps bring this otherwordly tale to vivid life. Group transportation will not be provided for this event. Carpools may be arranged if necessary.

Admission includes:

  • an Orchestra Terrace seat at the matinee performance

Ayres Hotel Pool

PIZZA BY THE POOL

SUNDAY, JULY 30, 2017
5PM - 7PM

AYRES HOTEL ORANGE (200 N. The City Drive  Orange, CA 92868)

Enjoy a relaxing evening by the pool at the Ayres Hotel Orange. This evening activity is designated specifically for housing students and Backhausdance company dancers. Pizza, salad and beverages will be provided. 

Admission includes:

  • pizza
  • salad
  • beverage

LA ANGELS VS. PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES AT ANGELS STADIUM

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2017
6PM - 11PM

DEPART & RETURN VIA ANGELS EXPRESS:
METROLINK ORANGE STATION
194 N. Atchison Street  Orange, CA 92866

Walking distance from the Partridge Dance Center

Take me out to the ballgame! Join Backhausdance and intensive participants for a night out at the big leagues. The Angels vs. Phillies game begins at 7:07pm. The Angels Express departs at 6:22pm and returns approximately 30 minutes after the game. Participants can be picked up from the Partridge Dance Center following the event (expected end time: 11pm).

Admission includes:

  • round-trip transportation on the Metrolink’s Angels Express departing from the Orange Station (walking distance from the Partridge Dance Center)
  • a seat in the View All-Star section
  • a hot dog
  • a small soda