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Calendar for 2018–2019
August 27 Fall Semester Begins
All classes meet to discuss syllabi. All Dance Majors’ classes must dance
August 28
7:45-10 pm: Photo Shoot with Gerry Love
 August 29 11:30 am-2 pm: BFA Choreographic Projects' Auditions, All dance majors are expected to attend the audition
  2 pm: Dance Club Meeting
September 3
Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)
September 5
11 am-1 pm: Involvement Fair
  1:00 pm: Dance Majors’ and Minor’s Meeting
September 12
Laumeier Sculpture Park Field Trip
September 19 11:30 am: Nicolas Hall, Study Abroad Meeting for Thailand
  11:50 am: Webster Works Worldwide Rehearsal
  1 pm: Dance Club Meeting
September 26
11:30 am: Ashley McQueen, SMASHWORKS, Guest Artist Workshop
  1 pm: BFA I First Showing
October 1 Registration Monies Due ($140) for ACDA.
October 3
WebsterWorksWorldWide (No Classes)
Lecture Demonstration at Webster Groves High School
October 10 11:30 am: Warm-up
Noon: BFA I Second Showing, Completed Works Draft; BFA II First Showing 
October 10 9am: Register for ACDA
October 11 11:30 am-12:50 pm: 10 Hairy Legs Master Class 
October 17 11:30 am-12:50 pm: Geneva Presentation
  1 pm-2:20 pm: Jennifer (Reilly) Armstrong, Yoga Mat Workshop
October 20–28 Fall Break
October 31
11:30 am: Warm Up
Noon: Final Showing of Fixed Works for BFA I; Tech/Design Personnel Invited
November 7
11:30 am-2:20 pm: Keli Hermes, Guest Artist from Leverage, Site specific workshop 
November 8-10 BFA I Concert, featuring choreography of BFA candidates: Stage III; 7:30pm TH & F; 2pm on Sat
November 9 Prospective Student Audition
November 14 11:30 am: Singing Workshop with Lara Teeter
  1 pm: Guest Artist Workshop
November 21 11:30 am–12:50 pm: Tap Workshop with Jan Cosby
November 22–25 Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)
November 28
11:30 am: Warm-up                                                                                                                                    Noon: Final Showing of Fixed Works for BFA II; Tech/Design Personnel Invited
November 30 Prospective Student Audition Day
December 5
11:30 am-12:50 pm: End of Semester Majors and Minor's Meeting                                                              
  1-2:20 pm: Creations Concert Rehearsal
December 6-8
BFA II Concert, featuring choreography of BFA candidates: Stage III; 7:30pm TH & F; 2pm on Sat
December 12 11:30 am-2:20 pm: Creations Concert Rehearsal
December 13 7 pm: Creations Concert Dress Rehearsal
December 14 Study Day; All Dance Classes Cancelled except for Ballet. All Majors take Ballet only, combined class. Teachers are available to meet with those students who need help, through appointment
December 14
7:30 pm: Creations Concert: A Showing of Student Works; The Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance in the Loretto Hilton Center
December 19
1 pm: Dance Club Holiday Celebration
December 21
Last Day of Finals
January 14, 2019
Spring Semester Begins
All classes meet to discuss syllabi. All classes dance on first day.
January 16 11:30 am: Webster University Dance Ensemble (WUDE) Audition; All dance majors are expected to attend the audition. Choreographers: Michael Uthoff, Maggi Dueker, Monica Newsam, Xi (Cecilia) Zhao, Jan Cosby
January 17 11:30 am: Antonio Douhit Audition for WUDE
January 21 Martin Luther King's Birthday, No classes
January 23 11:30 am: Majors' and Minors' Meeting, Dance Club Meeting, Rehearsals for ACDA
February 1
Prospective Student Audition Day
February 2 11:30 am-1 pm: St. Louis Ballet hosts Master Class with Charthel Estner
February 6 11:30 am-2:20 pm: Photo Shoot with Gerry Love, including head shots
February 10 9:30 am-4 pm: Winter Dance Workshop, a day of Master Classes presented by Webster Faculty for high school students in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
February 13 11:30 am-12:50 pm: Rehearsals for ACDA
  1-2:20 pm: Lynnette Khoo-Summers and Dr. Hunt presentation
February 15 Prospective Student Audition Day
February 20
11:30 am-12:50 pm: Salena Liu Salsa Workshop
  1 pm-2:20 pm: Rehearsal for ACDA
February 21
8 am - noon: Lynnette Khoo-Summers Screenings
February 22-24
Mid-West Theatre Auditions (restricted studio access)
February 23
11:30 am-1 pm: Company Wayne McGregor Workshop 
February 27 11:30 am-12:50 pm: Lori Adams to speak on Nutrition
  2 pm-3 pm: Composition II Class performs for the Diversity and Inclusion Conference at the Luhr Building on Eden Campus
February 27
Company Wayne McGregor performance at Touhill Performing Arts Center, UMSL
February 28 11:30 am-12:50 pm: Emily Wilcox lecture on Chinese Dance, Browning Hall Auditorium, as part of the Diversity and Inclusion Conference
March 1
Prospective Student Audition Day
March 3 9:30 am-4 pm MAKE-UP DATE: Winter Dance Workshop, A day of Master Classes presented by Webster Faculty for high school students in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance
March 6
11:30 am: Warm up then rehearsal for ACDA
1 pm: Showing for ACDA followed by Mtg for ACDA
March 9-17 Spring Break
March 13-16
Central Region American College Dance Association Conference; Missouri State University, Springfield, MO
March 20 11:30am-12:50 pm: ACDA Recap and Dance Club Meeting
  1 pm-2:20 pm: Creations Concert Rehearsals
March 26 1-2:20 pm: Master Class with Megan Nicely; Butoh - Combined Modern classes
March 27 11:30 am: Warm-up, followed by Creations Concert Rehearsal
March 29-30 8 pm: Creations Concert, A Showcase of Student Works in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance in the Loretto-Hilton Center
April 3 Dance Club Field Trip/Guest Artist Workshop
April 5
Prospective Student Audition Day
April 10 Dance Club Field Trip/Guest Artist Workshop
April 17 11:30 am-12:50 pm: Lara Turek, A Conversation about Philanthropy
  1 pm-2:20 pm: WUDE Costumes and Make-up
April 23-26
Tech/Dress rehearsals for WUDE - Class schedule is TBD
April 24 Dance Seminar Cancelled; students not performing in WUDE need to check with Nina to see if they can help with costumes during this time.
April 26–27 7:30 pm: Webster University Dance Ensemble Spring Concert (WUDE), Browning Mainstage Theatre
April 28
2 pm: Webster University Dance Ensemble Spring Concert (WUDE), Browning Mainstage Theatre
May 1
11:30am: End of the Year Majors' and Minors' Meeting
May 3
Study Day; all Dance classes cancelled
May 8
1 pm: End of the Year Gathering
May 10 Last Day of Finals
May 10 4 pm: Honors Ceremony at Community Music School
May 11
Graduation at the MUNY in Forest Park
July 24–26 Junior Summer Dance Intensive 2019
July 29–Aug 2
Summer Dance Intensive 2019