2016-17 Season Calendar

July 30, August 1, 4, 6: Walk in registrations and dance wear fittings

August 11: First day of classes

August 13: Performing Company Auditions
10:00-11:15 — Apprentice Company
11:30- 1:00 — Junior and Senior Company

August 18: NO CLASSES – Food City Family Race Day in Downtown Bristol

September 5: NO CLASSES – Labor Day

September 12, 7:00-8:00: Auditions for Non dancing roles for Nutcracker

September 16, 17: NO CLASSES – Rhythm & Roots in Downtown Bristol

October 1: LAST DAY for $50 Costume deposit for Spring Student Concert

November 24: NO CLASSES – Happy Thanksgiving

December 5-10: NO CLASSES for Ballet 1-5 & Company; Nutcracker Rehearsals on Stage

December 9, 10: Bristol Ballet's production of "The Nutcracker"

December 16: Last day of classes for first semester

January 4: Classes resume

February 1: Balance due on student concert costumes

March 6, 17 (tentative): "Celtic Flair" at select elementary schools in Bristol, TN / VA

March 18: "Celtic Flair" at Heritage Hall in Mountain City, TN

April 14: NO CLASSES – Good Friday

May 6: Full rehearsal for Student Concert in the studio – all students

May 13, morning: Full tech and dress rehearsal at the Paramount – all students

May 13, 5:00: Student Concert at the Paramount Center for the Arts

May 15, 16 (tentative): Studio portraits by Richard Mink, by appointment

June 19-23: Children's Summer Camp, "Moana" theme

July 10-21: Intermediate / Advanced Summer Intensive