Tuesday, August 13th Registration OPENS for PreK – Grade 5 Fall Session & Grade 6 – Adult Winter Performance Session
Tuesday, August 20thGrade 6 – Adult Winter Performance Session Scholarship Application deadline
Sunday, August 25th 4:00-5:00 pm @ the Pump Room Studio Ballet placement for Grades 6+
Wednesday, August 28th MANDATORY PARENT MEETING for anyone with a dancer interested in classes with the SOD, ages PreK-Adult! This will be for parent(s) only and you may ask questions at this time! Only one parent need attend this meeting.
Monday, September 9th- CLASSES BEGIN
Week of Sept 16 or 23 Ballet placement for Grades 4,5 (time TBD /during fall ballet class)
2019 – 2020 Program & Performance Dates
Visual Season Schedule
More information online
Dance Program Pre-K to Grade 5: 2 sessions
The Fall Session: September 9 – October 11
Dancers from ages 3 ½ through 11 get the chance to explore a variety of classes in this fall 6-week start-up session. If a dancer does wish to participate in the Nutcracker winter show, there are classes that are mandatory in this fall session.
New for 2019- DANCE IN THE NUTCRACKER!
- Classes OPEN to all Grade 4 & 5 students, with the OPTION to participate in the Nutcracker. If a Grade 4-5 student is participating in the Nutcracker production, they must:
- Enroll in the weekly ballet or hip-hop appropriate to them beginning September 9
- Enroll in the weekly ballet / hip-hop appropriate to them in the Performance Session beginning October 21
- After October break, additional Nutcracker rehearsals will be scheduled for Grade 4,5 students. These dancers will perform with the older dancers on stage!
Performance Session: October 21 – April 4
~ Pre-K – Grade 5 Performances: April 2-4
Our Pre-K through Grade 5 program will run its usual schedule through winter and spring and will culminate in our amazing spring shows – in April this season! Classes begin right after October break and their schedule will stay the same until the spring. Classes are held one day per week and recognize the same breaks as the Community School calendar.
Dance Program Grades 6 – 12: 2 sessions
The Grades 6-adult programming will continue to be divided into two sessions and culminate in two different performances. Classes offered in the winter sessions vary from spring genres with the exception of a few classes, like ballet, which run through both sessions. We have both 1 day per week classes and 2 day per week classes offered both sessions with the option to perform in the culminating shows.
Grades 6+ Winter Performance Session – September 9 – December 20
Performance Week: December 8-15
Nutcracker Performances: December 11, 13, 14, 15
Wellness Week: December 16-20
Grades 6+Spring Performance Session – January 6 – April 17
Performance Week: April 4-11
Performances: April 9, 10, 11
Wellness Week: April 13-17
Adult Programming: September – April and flexible
Adult classes will span all of the time frames mentioned above. We will be offering classes one day and 2 days per week. Adults may choose to join performance and/or non-performance based classes.
Move the Butte: February 19, 21 & 22