School of Nashville Ballet

2019-2020 Calendar

 

Fall Semester: AUGUST 17–DECEMBER 15, 2019

AUGUST
3 Academy and Young Men’s Scholarship Program (YMSP) Auditions: 1 p.m. registration, 1:30–3 p.m. class
10 Children’s Division Orientation (enrolled students): 9–10 a.m.
Children’s Division Open House (enrolled and prospective students): 10 a.m.–noon
12-16 Academy maintenance classes
16 PTD Orientation: 1–3 p.m.
17 Fall Semester begins—all Children's and Academy classes as scheduled
Academy and YMSP Orientation: 3–6 p.m.
18 Nashville’s Nutcracker Youth Cast Auditions—visit nashvilleballet.com/youthcast for details
25 Nashville’s Nutcracker Youth Cast Auditions—visit nashvilleballet.com/youthcast for details
SEPTEMBER
2 NO CLASSES—closed for Labor Day
8 Nashville’s Nutcracker Youth Cast Auditions—visit nashvilleballet.com/youthcast for details
14 Academy and YMSP Picnic
20-22 Company performance of Romeo and Juliet at TPAC's Jackson Hall
28-29 NO CLASSES—closed for Tennessee Association of Dance Festival
30 Parent Observation Week begins (Children's Division, Community Youth, YMSP, and Academy Levels 1-5 all classes)
Priority spring registration open
OCTOBER
1-6 Parent Observation Week continues (Children's Division, Community Youth, YMSP, and Academy Levels 1-5 all classes)
1-13 Priority spring registration for current students
7-10 Parent Teacher Conferences (Academy Levels 3-5)
7-13 Children's Division Free Trial Bring-A-Friend Week
10-13 NB2 performance of Peter and the Wolf at Nashville Ballet
14 Spring registration open to the public
14-19 Parent Observation Week and Parent Teacher Conferences for Academy Levels 6 and 7
18-19 NB2 and Professional Training Division Fall Showcase at Nashville Ballet
31 Halloween—regularly scheduled classes for all students
Costumes that allow movement encouraged!
NOVEMBER
1-3 Company performance of A Streetcar Named Desire at TPAC’s Polk Theater
25–Dec. 1 Thanksgiving Week - NO CLASSES
DECEMBER
1 Thanksgiving Week - NO CLASSES
7-23 Company performance of Nashville's Nutcracker at TPAC's Jackson Hall
9-15 Parent Observation Week (Children's Division, Community Youth, YMSP, Academy 4-6 variations and corps de ballet)
15 Last day of fall semester
16-20 Nutcracker youth cast Academy maintenance classes

Spring Semester: JANUARY 13–MAY 10, 2020

JANUARY
2-4 Academy and PTD maintenance classes
6-10 Winter Workshop
11 Children’s Division Orientation (enrolled students): 9–10 a.m.
Children’s Division Open House (enrolled and prospective students): 10 a.m.–noon
13 Spring semester begins
20 NO CLASSES–closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
FEBRUARY
8 Academy Showcase Auditions: 3:30–5 p.m.
14-16 Company performance of Attitude: Other Voices at TPAC’s Polk Theater
27-29 Tentative: Academy Exams
MARCH
2-8 Parent Observation Week (all levels)
29 NO CLASSES—NB2 performance of Family Day at the Ballet at Nashville Ballet
APRIL
5 Academy Auditions: 1 p.m. registration, 1:30–3 p.m. class
Young Men’s Scholarship Program Auditions: 2:30 p.m. registration, 3–4 p.m. class
12 NO CLASSES—closed for Easter Sunday
19 Levels 1-4 Academy Spring Celebration performance at Nashville Ballet
24-26 Company performance of Modern Masters at TPAC’s Jackson Hall
27-May 3 Parent Observation Week (Children's Division, Community Youth, YMSP, Academy 4-6 variations and corps de ballet)
MAY
1-3 Parent Observation Week continues (Children's Division, Community Youth, YMSP, Academy 4-6 variations and corps de ballet)
Children’s Division will have an in-studio end-of-year performance during their regularly scheduled class time
1-2 NB2 and Professional Training Division Future Artists Showcase at Nashville Ballet
3 Last day of spring semester (except Sunday classes)
8-9 Levels 5-7 Academy Showcase at Nashville Ballet
10 Sunday classes only: last day of spring semester
14-17 Company performance of Emergence at Nashville Ballet