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SENSATIONAL WEDDING SERIES VOLUME TWO

Give Yourself a
SENSATIONAL WEDDING REHEARSAL
by Raymond Cross
ISBN 9781310912825

Professionally guided rehearsals are invaluable to enable orderly high quality weddings, but they are an added expense. With this book you could actually lead your own rehearsal with sensational results. Invest in the quality of your wedding by purchase and use of the exceptional eBook.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION

Deciding For A Rehearsal
Lock In Methodology
Is A Rehearsal Worth It?
Who Should Lead Your Rehearsal?
Rehearsal Peace Of Mind
Rehearsals – From Inevitable To Optional
Focus On The Frame Or The Art?
Breathing Simplicity Into Complexity

CHAPTER 1 —  REHEARSAL ISSUES FOR PLANNING

Aisles In A Venue
Impersonal Precision Is Not Enough
Building Atmosphere
Where To Stand While Leading A Rehearsal
Who Leads A Rehearsal?
Separate Active And Inactive
Rehearsals Are Not Pretty
Don’t Dumb Down Your Rehearsal
Using Everything Available
Making Weddings Talk
Who’s Important In Rehearsals?
Does A Sensational Rehearsal Require Music?
Beginning Rehearsals On Time

CHAPTER 2 – REHEARSAL PROCEDURE

1  ASSEMBLY AT FRONT

Hands Position
Standing So As Not To Faint

2  RECESSIONAL

Space Markers

3  PROCESSIONAL

The Importance Of The Processional
Processionals Are Anticipatory
Entry Requirements
Walking In A Ceremony
Lining Up For The Processional
Processional Start Cue
Processing In Pairs
Bride’s Position During Rehearsal And Processional
Bridesmaids’ Conference
Children In A Rehearsal
Standing To Honour The Bride

4  CEREMONY COMPONENTS

Giving Of A Bride
About Reading The Ceremony
Maid Of Honour’s Role
Mimic Ceremony Actions
Rings
Add On Ceremonies
Signing

5  RE-ASSEMBLING

Compare Processional And Recessional

CHAPTER 3 – USHERING

CHAPTER 4 – HAVE IT YOUR WAY

Sensational Weddings

ADDENDUM —  REHEARSAL CHECKLIST