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Calendar for 2015-2016
(subject to change)
*revised August 18, 2015 
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August 24, 2015 Fall Semester Begins
All classes meet to discuss syllabi. All Dance Majors’ classes must dance.
August 26, 11:30am: BFA Choreographic Projects’ Auditions
All Dance Majors are expected to attend the audition
                     1:45pm: Dance Club Meeting
August 27, 8-10pm: Photo Shoot with Gerry Love
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September 2, 11:30am: Dance Majors’ and Minor’s Meeting, Dr. Russell presentation, Dance Club Meeting
                              1pm: Rehearsal for Centennial Celebration           
September 7 Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)
September 9, 11:30am: BFA I First Showing
          1pm: Rehearsal for Centennial Celebration
September 16, 11:30am-2:20pm: Rehearsal for Centennial Celebration
September 23, 11:30am: BFA I Second Showing (Completed Works) and BFA II First Showing
September 25-27: Homecoming Weekend
September 30, 11:30am: BFA I and II Warm Up
                         12:00pm: BFA I Final Showing (Fixed Works), Tech Personnel Invited and BFA III First Showing
                           1:45pm: Rehearsal for Centennial Celebration
October 1: Registration Monies Due ($115?) for ACDA!
October 2-3: Dance St Louis Presents Paul Taylor Dance Company at Touhill Performing Arts Center
October 3, 11am-12:30pm: Dance St Louis Master Class with Paul Taylor Company
October 7: WebsterWorksWorldWide (No Classes)
Dance Club sponsored Lecture Demonstration Performance/Movement Workshop in the community.
October 8-10: BFA I Concert, Stage III
October 8-9, 7:30pm
October 10, 2:00pm
October 14, 8am: Registration for ACDA Central Region Conference!
October 14, 11:30am: BFA II Warm Up
                    12:00pm: BFA II Second Showing (Completed Works)
                      1:30pm: Dance Club Meeting
              1:45-2:20pm: Centennial Rehearsal
October 19-23: Fall Break
October 28, 11:30am: BFA II Warm Up
                     12:00pm: BFA I Final Showing (Fixed Works), Tech Personnel Invited and
                                    BFA III Second Showing (Completed Works)
                       1:45pm: Rehearsal for Centennial Celebration
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November 4, 11:30am-2:20pm: Rehearsal for Centennial Celebration (and possible Dance Club meeting)
November 5-7: BFA II Concert, Stage III
                   November 5-6, 7:30pm
                   November 7, 2:00pm
November 7, 11am-12:30pm: Dance St Louis Master Class with Nashville Ballet at Washington University
November 6-8:  Dance St Louis Presents Nashville Ballet at Touhill Performing Arts Center
November 11, 11:30am: BFA III Warm Up
                     12:00pm: BFA III Final Showing (Fixed Works), Tech Personnel Invited 
                       1:00pm: Rehearsal for Centennial Celebration
November 13: Centennial Celebration
November 18, 11:30am: Webster University Dance Ensemble (WUDE) Audition
All dance majors are expected to attend the audition.
November 20-21, 7:30pm: BFA III, Large Studio 7:30pm
November 25, 11:30am-2:20pm: Photo Shoot with Gerry Love
November 26-27: Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)
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December 2, 11:30am-12:50pm: Guest Artist Workshop with Muny Casting Director, Megan Larche Dominick. Students are to bring sheet music for a prepared 16 bars of their choosing.  
                       1:00pm-2:20pm: Dance Club Meeting 
December 4: Prospective Student Audition Day
December 9, 11:30am: End of Semester Dance Majors’ and Minors’ Meeting
                             1pm: Creations Concert Rehearsal
December 10, 7pm: Creations Concert Dress Rehearsal
December 11: Webster University Study Day (All Dance Classes are Cancelled)
Teachers are available to meet with students regarding course work.
              1pm-2:20pm: Combined Dance Majors’ Technique class (Required for Creations Concert Performers)
December 11, 7:30pm: Creations Concert: An Informal Showing/Sharing of Student Works, Large Studio
December 14-17: Final Exams
December 16, 1pm: Dance Club Holiday Celebration
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January 11, 2016: Spring Semester Begins
All classes meet to discuss syllabi. All Dance Majors’ classes must dance.
January 13, 11:30am: Dance Majors’ and Minors’ Meeting
January 15-24: Jose Limon Company Guest Artist Residency for There Is A Time
*Any students interested in working with the Limon Company must be available every evening and 6-8 hours on each day of the weekends. Students must attend classes, but must take off work. These rehearsals will take priority over others. If students are not cast and want to be involved, permission must be granted from the director/repetiteur to understudy and observe the process.
January 18: Martin Luther King’s Birthday (No Classes).
Limon Company Residency will have scheduled rehearsals.
January 20, 11:30am-2:20pm: Master Class with Jose Limon Company and Rehearsal for There Is A Time.
January 27, 11:30am: Dance Club Meeting
                      1:00pm: WashU’s Medical Program for Performing Arts' Dr. Deviant Hunt and Lynnette Khoo-Summers
January 29: Prospective Student Audition Day
January 29-30: Dance St Louis presents Momix at the Touhill Performing Arts Center
January 30, 11am-12:30pm: Dance St. Louis Master Class with Momix at University of Missouri: St. Louis
January 30-31: Muny Auditions (restricted studio access)
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February 2-4: Lynette Khoo-Summer Physical Therapy Screenings
February 3:
Guest Artist Workshop
February 7, 10am-4pm: Winter Dance Workshop
February 10: Guest Artist Workshop
February 13-14: Muny Auditions (restricted studio access)
February 12-14: Dance St Louis presents RiverDance at the Fabulous Fox Theatre
February 12:  Prospective Student Audition Day
February 17: Guest Artist Workshop; Dance Club Meeting
February 19-21: Mid-West Theatre Auditions (restricted studio access)
February 24: Guest Artist Workshop
February 26-27: Dance St Louis presents New Dance Horizons IV at Touhill Performing Arts Center
February 26: Prospective Student Audition Day
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March 2, 11:30am: Rehearsal for works performing at ACDA
                      1pm: ACDA Showing followed by ACDA Meeting
March 7-11: Spring Break
March 12-15: American College Dance Association Central Region Conference at Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana (return March 16)
March 23, 11:30am: ACDA Recap and Dance Club Meeting
March 25: Prospective Student Audition DayMarch 30: Guest Artist Workshop 
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April 6, 11:30am: Creations Concert Rehearsal
April 7, 8pm: Creations Concert Dress Rehearsal
April 8, 8pm: Creations Concert: An Informal Showing/Sharing of Works, Large Studio
April 13, 11:30am: Dance Club Meeting
               12:00pm: Webster University Dance Ensemble (WUDE) make up & hair workshop
April 15: Prospective Student Audition Day
April 15-16: Dance St Louis Presents: Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater at Touhill Performing Arts Ctr
April 16, 11am-12:30pm: Dance St Louis Master Class with Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater
April 20, 11:30am: End of the year Dance Majors’ and Minors’ Meeting
April 26-29: Tech/Dress rehearsals for WUDE (Class schedule TBA)
April 29: Webster University Study Day (All Dance Classes are Cancelled)
Teachers are available to meet with students regarding course work.
        11:30am-12:50pm: Combined Dance Majors’ Technique class
April 29-May 1: Webster University Dance Ensemble Spring Concert (WUDE), Browning Mainstage Theatre
               April 29-30, 7:30pm
               May 1, 2pm
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May 2-5: Final Exams
May 4, 1pm: End of the Year Dance Majors’ and Minors’ Meeting and Celebration          
May 6, 4pm: Honors Ceremony at Community Music School
May 7: Graduation at the Muny in Forrest Park
May 27-29: Dance St Louis Presents 9th Annual Emerson Spring to Dance Festival 2016 at Touhill Performing Arts Center
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July 20-22: Junior Summer Dance Intensive 2016
July 25-29: Summer Dance Intensive 2016