Mon 17th July - first day of term 3 classes
CONCERT REHEARSALS - TO THE RIGHT ---->
Sat 23rd September - last day of term 3 classes
Mon, 9 October - first day of Term 4 classes
Mon December 12th - · Junior and Intermediate Exams
Tues December 13th · Senior Exams: Ballet Gr 5, 6, Pre-Int, Contemp Sr, Jazz Sr, Tap Sr.
Friday, 15 December - Last day of Term 4 classes, CHRISTMAS PARTY!
Jan Summer Dance Camp
Mon 30 Jan ... Term 1 dance & drama begins
Sat April 1st (TBC) ... CREATIVE RECITAL (all students)
Sat April 8th Final day of Term 1 classes
Mon-Thurs April 10-13 ... Autumn Vacation Care
April 14,15,16,17 Easter
Tues-Fri April 18-21 ... Autumn Vacation Care
Wed 26th April Term 2 classes begin
Sat 1st July - final day of term 2 classes
Sun 2nd July - Dance Expression Eisteddfod (Youth Ballet only)
2017 Concert Rehearsal Schedule
“Coppelia & The Wizard Dollmaker”
Sat Sept 23rd, 2.30-4.30, Oasis Studios
Finale Rehearsal – Full Cast
First weekend of School Holidays.
OPTIONAL rehearsal however absent students will not appear in the Show Finale.
Sat Oct 14th, 2.30-5pm, Oasis Studios
Mime Scene Rehearsal
2.30-4pm Full Cast – “Scene 3: The announcement”
OPTIONAL rehearsal however absent students will not appear in the full cast mime scene.
4-5pm Franz, Boys, Swanhilda, and friends
Sun Oct 22, 2.20-5pm , Oasis Studios
Full Cast Rehearsal, full show run-through,
non-costumed. First opportunity to ensure the production works from beginning to end.
Sat Oct 28th, 3-4.30pm, Oasis Studios
Costume Collection and photos
All costumes can be collected from 3pm.
Photos will be taken only for students who have ordered photos.
Students with more than 2 costumes, AND all ballet students, bring a small wheeled suitcase to carry them in to protect them.
Mon 30th Oct, 3-7pm, Petersham Town Hall
Costume Rehearsal onstage – bring your $10 Venue fee
For everyone to try out both Costumes and stage.
3pm -4pm get dressed
4pm SHARP -6pm rehearsal
6-7pm contingency rehearsal
Parents to wait in Dining Room, NOT in hall. No photos/ videos.
Sun 5th Nov, 2-5.30, Oasis Studios
Full Dress Rehearsal at Studio
Arrive with hair and makeup already done.
1.30 studio open for Senior warmup
Sat 11th Nov, 10.20 – 6pm, Petersham Town Hall
10.20 Warmup call. Students arrive with hair and makeup already done.
11am Dressing Room call
12-2 Technical rehearsal – lights, sets, costumes
2.30 Juniors arrive
2-3 Lunch break – bring packed lunch
Contingency rehearsal time
Costumes to be returned and signed for. Deposit will be returned.