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Calendar for 2017–2018
August 28 Fall Semester Begins
All classes meet to discuss syllabi. All Dance Majors’ classes must dance
August 30
11:30 am: BFA Choreographic Projects’ Auditions
All Dance majors are expected to attend the audition
  1:45 pm: Dance Club Meeting
August 31
7-10 pm: Photo Shoot with Gerry Love
September 4
Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)
September 6
11:30 am: New Work's Concert Audition
  1:00 pm: Dance Majors’ and Minor’s Meeting including Dr. Russell
September 13
11:30 am: Warm up
Noon: BFA I First Showing; Dance Club Meeting
September 15–17 Homecoming Weekend
September 20
Guest Artist Workshop; WWWW rehearsal
September 27 11:30 am: Warm up
Noon: BFA I Second Showing/Completed Works; New Works First Showing
September 29 Registration Monies Due ($125) for ACDA.
October 4
WebsterWorksWorldWide (No Classes)
Dance majors generally plan a lecture demonstration/class to perform in a school or community center on this day.
2 pm: Warm up. 2:30 pm - Final showing of Fixed Works for BFA; Tech/Design Personnel invited.
October 11 Guest Artist Workshop
October 11 9am: Register for ACDA
October 12–14 BFA Concert; 7:30 TH & F; 2:00 Sat' Stage III
October 18 11:30 am: Warm Up
Noon: New Works Second Showing (Completed Works)
1:45 pm: Dance Club Meeting
October 23–27 Fall Break
November 1
1:30am: Warm Up
Noon: Final Showing of Fixed Works for New Works; Tech/Design Personnel Invited
November 8
Guest Artist Workshop; Discussion of Singing Auditions/preparation for Megan Larche
November 9-11 New Works Concert, featuring Alumna and Faculty choreography: Stage III; 7:30pm TH & F; 2pm on Sat
November 15 11:30 am: Webster University Dance Ensemble (WUDE) Audition
All dance majors are expected to attend the audition.
November 22 11:30 am–2:20 pm: Photo Shoot with Gerry Love
November 23–26 Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)
November 27-December 3
Guest Artist Residency with Eve Mason. Auditions are Monday, November 27th; 11:30am.
November 29 11:30 am:Singing Audition Workshop with Megan Larche (MUNY)
1 pm: Guest Artist Master Class/rehearsal
December 1
Prospective Student Audition Day
December 6
Creations Concert Rehearsal
December 7
7 pm: Creations Concert Dress Rehearsal
December 8
7:30 pm: Creations Concert: A Showing of Student Works; The Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance in the Loretto Hilton Center
December 13 11:30 am: End of Semester Meeting
December 15 Study Day; All Dance Classes Cancelled. Teachers are available to meet with those students who need help.
December 20
1 pm: Dance Club Holiday Celebration
December 22
Last Day of Finals
January 15, 2018
Spring Semester Begins
All classes meet to discuss syllabi. All classes dance on first day.
January 17 11:30 am: Majors' and Minors' Meeting; Dance Club Meeting
January 24 11:30 am: Guest Artist Workshop
1 pm: Lynnette Khoo-Summers and Dr. Hunt presentation
January 27 & 28
Muny Auditions (restricted studio access)
January 31
Guest Artist Workshop
February 2
Prospective Student Audition Day
February 4 10 am - 4 pm: Winter Dance Workshop
February 6 8 am - noon: Lynnette Khoo-Summers Screenings
February 7 Guest Artist Workshop
February 10, 11
MUNY Dance Auditions, restricted studio access
February 12-18 Guest Artist Residency
February 14
Guest Artist Master Class/Rehearsal
February 16 Prospective Student Audition Day
February 21
Guest Artist Workshop; Rehearsal for ACDA
February 21
8 am - noon: Lynnette Khoo-Summers Screenings
February 22 Guest Artist Workshop; Rehearsal for ACDA
February 23-25
Mid-West Theatre Auditions (restricted studio access)
February 28
Guest Artist Workshop; Rehearsal for ACDA
March 2
Prospective Student Audition Day
March 7
11:30 am: Warm up then rehearsal for ACDA
1 pm: Showing for ACDA followed by Mtg for ACDA
March 10-18 Spring Break
March 16-19
Central Region American College Dance Association Conference; University of IL, Urbana Champagne
March 28 11:30am: Guest Artist Workshop
1pm: ACDA Recap and Dance Club Meeting
April 4 Guest Artist Workshop
April 6
Prospective Student Audition Day
April 11 11:30 am: Warm up followed by Creations Concert Rehearsal
April 12 8:00 pm: Creations Concert Dress Rehearsal
April 13
8:00 pm: Creations ConcertL An Informal Showing/Sharing of Works
April 18
11:30 am: Dance Club Meeting
Noon: Webster University Dance Ensemble (WUDE) make up & hair workshop
April 24-27
Tecj/Dress rehearsals for WUDE - Class schedule is TBD
April 25 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 27–28 7:30 pm: Webster University Dance Ensemble Spring Concert (WUDE), Browning Mainstage Theatre
April 39
2 pm: Webster University Dance Ensemble Spring Concert (WUDE), Browning Mainstage Theatre
May 2
11:30am: End of the Year Majors' and Minors' Meeting
May 4
Study Day; all Dance classes cancelled
May 9
1 pm: End of the Year Gathering
May 11 Last Day of Finals
May 11 4 pm: Honors Ceremony at Community Music School
May 12
Graduation at the MUNY in Forrest Park
July 25–27 Junior Summer Dance Intensive 2018
July 30–Aug 3
Summer Dance Intensive 2018