Instruments Ballet Calendar 2022 - 2023  

August 27                         Open House; Placement Classes, Enrollment & Shopping - All NEW students age 3+ expected                                                       for ballet level placement 9a-1p

                                                Instruments Ballet Community Youth Auditions 2:30-3:30 open to returning students  7+

September 6                    Classes begin - Welcome Students and Families! 

October 8                   ***Master Class Mania Fall - Guest Instructor Workshop for all students ages 6+ (required for all                                                       students Ballet 4-7)

                                                Ballet Foundations with Ms Olivia - ages 4+5 *****No Regular Saturday classes - studio closed     October 15                       All Instruments Parent Welcome & Information @ studio 4:30 - 5:30

October 17-22               Measuring week for all students before or after class                                  

October 24                       Christmas Show, ‘Light of Heaven’ commitment due

October 24-29                Halloween Costume Week - wear your non-scary danceable costume to class

November 4 & 5       ***Paradosi Ballet Company Workshop for all students ages 6+ (required for all students                                                                        Ballet 4-7) & In Studio Performance

Nov 26 & Dec 3             ‘Light of Heaven’ Rehearsals at studios

December 9 & 10         ‘Light of Heaven’ Dress Rehearsal & Shows at Southlake Church in West Linn

January 2                           Classes resume - Welcome Back!

February 4                        All Instruments Parent Welcome & Information for ‘Showcase 2023’  @ studios 4:00-5:00pm 

February 6-11                Measuring week for all students before or after class

February 11                     Instruments Ballet Dinner & Dancing Fundraiser

February 13                     Recital, ‘Showcase 2023’ all students, commitment due 

February 18                     Instruments Teacher Workshop 

February 20                     Recital costumes ordered this week

March 4                        ***Master Class Mania Spring’ Guest Instructor Workshop for all students ages 6+ (required for all                                                 students Ballet 4-7)

                                                Ballet Foundations with Ms Olivia - ages 4+5 *****No Regular Saturday classes - studio closed

April 17-29                       Your Change for Life Change - Buy Meals for the Children of East Africa (Africa New Life                                                                 /Rwanda & Nurture Baby Home/Uganda)

April 29                             Musicality Workshop: Juniors 3:00, Teens 4:00

May 15-20                       Evaluations & Testing Week for all students

May 20                               Banana Split Party @ studio 3:00 for all students 

May 26 & Jun 2             Photo Day & Costume Check -all students are invited, recital participants are required

 

June 3                                 Studio Rehearsal       

June 16, 17                      Recital ‘Showcase 2023’ Dress Rehearsal & Shows at West Linn High School

June 26-August 3         Summer Class Schedule

                                                Class Uniform swap

August 7-10                    Jr Ballet Intensive - tentative

August 14-17                 Teen Ballet Intensive - tentative

                                               

September 5                   Season 2023-2024 begins

Studio Closures

November 11                 Veteran’s Day - studios closed

Nov 24-27                       Thanksgiving Break – studios closed

Dec 19-Jan 1                  Christmas Break – studios closed

January 16                       Martin Luther King Holiday -  studios closed

February 20                     Presidents Day Holiday – studios closed

Mar 26-Apr 1                  Spring Break - studios closed

April 6-9                             Easter Break - studios closed

May 29                               Memorial Day - studios closed

June 11-5                         First Summer Break - studios closed

July 4                                  Independence Day - studios closed

Aug 18-Sept 3               Second Summer Break - studios closed