School Calendar

2017-18 School Calendar

The school calendar is subject to change. Watch for email notifications for additional dates & deadlines.

In case of severe weather, Mobile Ballet School generally follows the closing schedule of the public school systems.

Opening Day! – Tues., Sept. 5, 2017

Class Observation Week – Mon., Sep. 25 – Sat., Sep. 30

Deadline: performance forms & fees due – Fri., Oct. 6

  • The Nutcracker – participation fee (Levels 2/3/4)
  • Nutcracker Charity Ball – costume fee (Levels 1/3/5 & above)

Thanksgiving Break – Wed., Nov. 22 – Sat., Nov. 25

Spanish Fort Christmas Parade (ES students) – Sat., Dec 2

Nutcracker Charity Ball

  • Watch for rehearsal announcements Dec. 11-20 at Mobile Studio
  • Rehearsal Wed., Dec. 27 at Mobile Convention Center
  • Nutcracker Charity Ball: Thu., Dec. 28, Mobile Convention Center

Christmas Break  – Mon., Dec. 18 – Tues., Jan. 2

Classes resume on Wednesday, Jan.3, 2018

Martin Luther King Day  – Mon., Jan. 15, 2018

Alabama Dance Festival  – Jan 19 – 21, 2018

Class Observation Week  – Mon., Jan. 29 – Sat., Feb. 3

Mardi Gras Break  – Mon., Feb. 12 – Wed., Feb. 14

School Photos – Eastern Shore  – week of March 5

School Photos – Mobile  – week of March 12

Showcase Rehearsals  

  • Saturday, May 5 – Mandatory rehearsal at Mobile Studio
  • Wednesday evening, May 9 – Mandatory rehearsal at Mobile Civic Center Theater
  • Saturday, May 12 – Mandatory rehearsal at Mobile Studio

Showcase  – Sun., May 13, 4 pm

Junior and Senior Division students. Mobile Civic Center Theater

Primary Showcase  – Sat., May 19

Last Day of Class  – Sat., May 19

 

Other Important Dates

Auditions at Mobile studio  – Sun., Aug. 20, 2017

  • 2:30 p.m. Audition for new children’s roles in The Nutcracker, ages 10+ and 5’ max. height
  • 4 p.m.      Open audition for Mobile Ballet Company (Must be at least age 11 by 9/1/17)

Tea with the Fairies from A Midsummer Night’s Dream  – Sun., Feb. 25, 2018

Mobile Ballet 2017-18 Season Productions

  • An Evening with Blaine Hoven & Friends  –  Thu., Nov. 2, 2017
  • The Nutcracker  – Sat., Dec. 9 & Sun., Dec. 10, 2017
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream  – Sat., Mar. 3 & Sun, Mar. 4, 2018