Santa Monica, California
2019 – 2020 Children’s Calendar & Holidays:
Subject to Change
Monday, June 24 – Friday, July 26, 2019
Summer Session (5 weeks); In-studio Workshop Performance Friday, July 26
Thursday, July 4th, 2019
Independence Day Holiday, no Children’s Classes, morning adult classes only
Saturday, July 27 – Sunday, August 18, 2019
Break: No Children’s classes, Adult classes only
2019 Date to be determined
Fall Meet & Greet Welcome Day
Monday, Aug 19th, 2019
Fall semester and children’s classes begin
Saturday, Aug 24th, 2019
Nutcracker auditions, 2:30-5:30pm (mandatory parent meeting, 2:30-3:30pm)
Monday, Sept 2nd, 2019 – Labor Day Holiday
No children’s classes, adult classes morning only
Saturday, Sept 7th, 2019
Nutcracker rehearsals begin
Saturday, Sept 21, 2019
Heal the Bay Community Beach Cleanup: upper division only. 9:00am – noon. (Classes and rehearsals remain as scheduled)
Monday, Oct 14th, 2019
Columbus Day: All classes as scheduled
Thursday, Oct 31st, 2019
Halloween: All classes as scheduled
Saturday, Nov 16th & 23rd, 2019
Studio Dress Rehearsals for Nutcracker, 2:30 – 7:30pm
Tuesday, Nov 26th & Wednesday, Nov 27th, 2019
Nutcracker Dress Rehearsals at The Broad Stage, 5:00pm – 9:30pm
Thursday, Nov 28nd, 2019 – Thanksgiving Holiday
Studio closed, no classes or rehearsals
Friday, Nov 29th, 2019
Nutcracker Final Dress Rehearsal, The Broad Stage, 5:00 – 9:30pm
Nutcracker Performances 2019* Please note additional performances may be added
Saturday, Nov 30th // 1pm and 5pm
Sunday, Dec 1st // 1pm and 5pm
Wednesday, Dec 4// 11:00am – 12:30pm Educational Outreach “Suite” performance 1
Friday, Dec 6// 11:00am – 12:30pm Educational Outreach “Suite” performance 2
Saturday, Dec 7th // 1pm and 5pm
Sunday, Dec 8th // 1pm and 5pm
Nutcracker Cast Party – Sunday, Dec 8th // 7pm
Saturday, Dec 14th, 2019
Last day of children’s classes for fall semester
Sunday, Dec 15, 2019 through Wednesday, Jan 1, 2020
Winter Break: No children’s classes. Adult classes only.
Thursday, Jan 2, 2020
Spring semester begins. Children’s classes resume.
Friday, Jan 31st, 2020
Five-month contract ends for Creative Movement, Pre-Ballet A/B, Level 1 and Level 2. *Please contact the studio by Saturday, January 18th if your dancer will not be attending after January 31, 2020. Otherwise, auto-pay on February 1st will continue.*
Saturday, February 1st, 2020
Spring Performance auditions 2:00-6:30pm in Studio 6. Mandatory parent meeting.
Monday, Feb 17, 2020
President’s Day, All classes as scheduled
May 14, 15, 16, 2020
Spring Performances and Soiree Fundraiser
Monday, May 25, 2020 – Memorial Day Holiday
No Children’s Classes. Adult Classes Morning Only. Studio closes at 1pm.
Sunday, June 2020 TBD
On-Stage Recital. 4:30pm @ Barnum Hall at Santa Monica High School.
Pre-Ballet B & C, Level 1, Level 2, Boys, Tap, and All Jazz Levels. *Participating levels subject to change.
Saturday, June 13th, 2020
Last Day of Spring Semester
Monday, June 15 through Saturday, June 20, 2020
Break: No Children’s classes. Adult classes only.
Monday, June 22 through July 24, 2020
Summer Intensive (5 weeks)
Friday, July 24, 2020
Last Day of Summer Intensive; In-Studio Workshop Performance
Sunday, July 26 through Sunday, August 16, 2020
Summer Break: No Children’s Classes. Adult classes only.
Saturday, August 15, 2020
Fall Family Welcome
Monday, August 17, 2020
Fall Semester begins; Children’s classes resume.
Saturday, August 22, 2020
Nutcracker Audition: 2:30 – 5:30pm. All Full-Time (10 month contract) Levels 3 through 7 are eligible.
Monday, September 7, 2020 – Labor Day Holiday
No Children’s Classes. Adult Morning Classes only. Studio closes at 1pm.
Saturday, September 12, 2020
Nutcracker Rehearsals begin.