DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO MAKE OUR ROUX?
THE RECIPE (Our Mission)
Roux La La is a marching krewe that emphasizes the satirical and farcical side of Mardi Gras by executing theatrical representations of different themes every year, through choreography, costume and music. We are serious about being fun and silly, and we serve the community with this outlook through volunteering and fundraising.
GLITTER GUARD RESPONSIBILITIES
- Attend a minimum of (4) mandatory practices the month before Mardi Gras.
- Participate in (3) “Summer” (or Non-Mardi Gras parades) and (3) Mardi Gras parades.
- Socialize with Members at dance practices throughout the year. Help DJ, give us some pointers, and keep the mimosas flowing!
- Parade duties can possibly include pushing the crowd back for their safety, getting drinks and throws for the Members, handing out Roux La La throws, carrying banners and flags, sweeping debris out of the way on the street, pulling wagons, driving trucks, riding the trike, assist with setting up/breaking down of support vehicle and sound system, helping with construction of support vehicles and trailers when needed, shaking your booty!
- Let’s get to know each other! Whether it’s a craft party or Roux La La social gatherings, Roux La La is a great way to make new friends!
- Participate in a minimum of (2) charitable events per year, and participate in any and all Roux La La-hosted fundraisers.
- Opportunities will be offered regularly to socialize and/or participate in giving back to the community!
ANNUAL DUES: $30
$30 due 6/1
Costume Pieces Covered by Dues:
- 1-2 Glitter Guard shirts provided per year
- Accessory piece for Mardi Gras, as determined by that year’s theme
GLITTER GUARD RESPONSIBLE COSTUME PIECES
Glitter Guard are responsible for the purchase of the following mandatory costume pieces:
- Pants, Leggings, Short Shorts and/or Boy Shorts
- White Shoes or Boots
Glitter Guard are responsible for the purchase of accessories that are highly recommended for the Summer, Halloween and Mardi Gras parades, and should be tied in with the theme of the costume:
- Wig ($10-$50)
- Hat ($5-$50)
- Suspenders ($6-$10)
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Thank you for reaching out to Roux La La! If you have any other questions, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org!