Marquette Figure Skating Club sponsors and produce’s it’s annual ice show, “Melody On Ice”, traditionally each year at the end of the winter skating season. The show is sanctioned by U. S. Figure Skating and is held in 2023 at Lakeview Arena. MFSC skaters entertain the audience with beautiful costumes in group-numbers, solos and feature numbers. Learn to Skate skaters from MFSC join in to demonstrate their new skills. A special set is designed to provide a backdrop for skaters to enter and exit the ice along with special lighting and spot lights. A different musical theme is chosen each year, which provides a fun and unique musical program for the audience. Tickets are available at the door, admission $10, cash sales only. Children 5 and under free with paid adult.
The skater’s responsibility and requirements for ice show participation are defined in the Ice Show contract. The criteria for the selection of skaters for all featured skating parts are also explained in the MFSC member handbook. Measuring for ice show costumes usually takes place in October. Learn to Skate members participating are required to be registered for skating lessons for terms 3 & 4, and will have the responsibility of a participation/ice fee and a costume fee. To minimize the disruption of the regularly scheduled skating schedule and lessons, all practices and rehearsals take place about two weeks preceding the show.