Calendar

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First Semester

Semester Production: The Nutcracker

Production Participation Registration: Aug. 15 - Sept. 15
Late Production Participation Registration Sept. 16 - 30.
Late fee required for Late Registrants.
Modern and Contemporary Dance Series, Master Classes, Pas de Deux classes - Please watch for announcements at the school and via email group.

Semester Length / Required Registration: Sept. - Dec. (4 months)
Performances scheduled for the first weekend in December.

This year the Nutcracker performances are the first weekend each December.
Performances at Chabot College Centre for the Performing Arts in Hayward.

First Semester Ballet School Holidays:

  • Labor Day Holiday Weekend (Sat.-Mon.)
  • Halloween
  • Thanksgiving Weekend (Wed.-Sun.)
  • Christmas/Winter Break (mid December until after first full week of New Years)

Second Semester

Production Participation Registration December - January 15
NO LATE REGISTRATION POSSIBLE FOR SPRING CONCERT PARTICIPATION DUE TO CASTING / COSTUMING TIME CONSTRAINTS BEYOND OUR CONTROL.
Modern and Contemporary Dance Series, Master Classes, Pas de Deux classes - Please watch for announcements at the school and via email group.

Semester Length / Required Registration: Jan. - June (6 months)
Performances tentatively scheduled for the Saturday preceding Memorial Day Weekend in May at Chabot College Centre for the Performing Arts in Hayward.
All dancers perform in both shows of Spring Concert.

Second Semester Ballet School Holidays:

Performances tentatively scheduled for the weekend preceding Memorial Day Weekend in May at Chabot College Centre for the Performing Arts in Hayward. All Dancers perform in both shows of Spring Concert.

Spring Break: The Thursday before Easter through the Saturday after Easter

President's Weekend (Sat.- Mon)

  • Dr. Martin Luther King's Birthday (Mon.)
  • President’s Day Weekend (Saturday-Monday)
  • Spring Break (the Thursday before Easter through the Saturday after Easter)
  • Memorial Day Holiday Weekend (Sat.-Mon.)
  • Summer Break (mid June through Monday after July 4th)

Summer Session

Semester Length/Suggested Registration: July and August(2 months)

Summer Enrichment Programs:

  • Summer Intensive - Ballet Petit hosts the Oakland Ballet Company’s Ballet Boot Camp each July

Modern and Contemporary Dance Series, Master Classes, Pas de Deux classes, Fairy Princess and Handsome Prince Day Camp – Please watch for announcements at the school and via email group.

Summer Session Regular Classes: Summer Session usually begins the Monday following the Fourth of July holiday and ends the Thursday before Labor Day. Summer classes are help Mondays through Thursdays, though camp and workshop schedules often exceed these days.