Alice was meant to be at the theater two hours before the performance for a dress rehearsal. She was so excited the entire time, starting from the subway ride and peaking at the moment she got her tutu backstage... just like a real ballerina. It was the cutest morning I've had in a while (despite costing half the day and over $60 in tickets! ;p).  

Alice was meant to be at the theater two hours before the performance for a dress rehearsal. She was so excited the entire time, starting from the subway ride and peaking at the moment she got her tutu backstage... just like a real ballerina. It was the cutest morning I've had in a while (despite costing half the day and over $60 in tickets! ;p).
 

Alice's big ballet performance – at a real theater with a real backstage and a real audience!   

Alice's big ballet performance – at a real theater with a real backstage and a real audience! 
 

A pre-performance milk shake from Juniors – I think that might become a tradition. That and the sparkly pink Eloise nail polish.  

A pre-performance milk shake from Juniors – I think that might become a tradition. That and the sparkly pink Eloise nail polish.