PreK to Grade 5 Spring Performance Schedule

October 21 to April 4

Come Dance with Us! Amazing classes that will culminate in our April performance just in time for Spring- April 2,3,4! Ballet, hip-hop, jazz & tap- there is a dance class for you! Sign up opens September 24th!

Grade 6 to Adult Winter Performance Schedule

September 9 – December 20

Come Dance with Us! Amazing classes that will culminate in our Nutcracker performance just in time for the holiday season December 11-15th! Ballet, hip-hop, aerial, contemporary, tap, jazz, belly dance & more- there is a dance class for you! New this year is our Wellness Week after the performance weekend offering an opportunity to reflect and take care of yourself. Sign up opens August 13th!

PreK to Grade 5 Fall Schedule

September 9 to October 11
We are thrilled to offer 5 weeks of classes for Ages 3 to 11 this fall! Aerial and ground classes for all ages and an exciting opportunity to participate in the Winter Performance of the Nutcracker for Grades 4 & 5! Come dance with us!

2019-2020 Save the Dates!

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+ 

 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. 


  • 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

Dance in the Mountains

7 Weeks of Dance June 10 – July 26

Dance Camp for ages 3-5 (dance, crafts & FUN)

Aerial Ground Dancing Fusion Camp ages 6-8 & 9-11

Ballet, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Modern, Afro-Jazz, Musical Theater, & Aerial for ages 6-Adult! Come Dance with Us!

Move the Butte 2019 10 Year Anniversary

February 20, 22 & 23

The Crested Butte Dance Collective’s wildly creative signature production Move the Butte 2019, celebrates the connection and joy we share through dance. In our 10 year anniversary show, Move the Butte showcases local adult artists and choreographers of all levels. This year’s innovative show features a stunning variety of dance modalities such as Ballet, Tap, Lyrical, Contemporary, Pop, Hip Hop, Jazz and Aerial Dance. The show grows every year and consistently impresses with its professionally produced homegrown talent. Come see over 80 locals shakin’ it on stage.

February 20th @ 7 pm Opening Night $15 adult/$7 kids under 12

February 22 @ 8 pm $20 adults/$10 kids under 12

February 23 @ 4 pm & 8 pm $20 adults/$10 kids under 12
$20 adults/$10 kids under 12
$20 adults/$10 kids under 12

Purchase Tickets

Tickets do sell out for this one weekend performance.

I See a Red Door…a Classic Rock Throwdown

February 7, 8 & 9 @ 7 pm

This may be the best soundtrack yet for a dance show! At the request of our senior/graduating dancer Pearce, we bring some all time favorite classic rock jams to the stage. Our 12-Adult  dancers shine their incredible technique and talents in lyrical, hip-hop, aerial, tap and contemporary….all to the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Floyd, the Beatles and more! Come ROCK OUT with us!

Show times:

Thursday, February 7th @ 7 p.m.

Friday, February 8th @ 7 p.m. 

Saturday, February 9th @ 7 p.m.

Tickets: $15/adult and $7/children 12 and under

Get your Tickets!