Calendar & Dates

Conservatory Calendar program dates

Fall 2016 1st Semester 
Fall 2016 3rd Semester
Spring 2017 2nd Semester*
Spring 2017 4th Semester*

*NOTE: SPRING 2017 CLASSES WILL BEGIN ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2017. THE REST OF THE IMPORTANT DATES ARE TBA.

Important Semester Dates:
Fall 2016 1st Semester

~ Subject To Change ~

  • Mon, Aug 22:  Fall Semester begins ~ Orientation and Placement
  • Tues, Aug 23: Regular Classes begin
  • Mon, Sept 5: Holiday (Labor Day) ~ No Classes
  • Mon, Oct 10 thru Fri, Oct 14: Fall Semester Break ~ No Classes
  • Tues, Oct 18 thru Thurs, Nov 17: Interp #1 Rehearsals, Presentation and Wrap-Up* (*See rehearsal schedule below)
  • Wed, Nov 23 thru Sun, Nov 27:  Thanksgiving Break ~ No classes or rehearsals** (**Special Note: Regular classes Mon, Nov 21 and Tues, Nov 22)
  • Fri, Dec 2: Last day of 'Regular' Class Schedule
  • Mon, Dec 5 thru Thurs Dec 8: Make-up Days, Demos, Wrap-Up's & Co. Mtg.  Specific schedule TBA

Make up Days (4):
Mon, Sept 5: Labor Day
Wed, Nov 23, Thurs, Nov 24 and Fri, Nov 25: Thanksgiving Break

Grade Deadlines:
Mid-Term Evals Due: Mon, Oct 3
1st Semester Grades Due: Fri, Dec 2

Production rehearsals:
1st Semester Pro Program students rehearse on Tuesdays, Thursdays and SaturdaysSee specifics below.

 Interp #1 Rehearsals:
T/Th/Sat:        
Tuesday evenings from approx. 6:30-9:30 PM (Exact time TBA)               
Thurs. evenings from approx. 6:30-9:30 PM (Exact time TBA)
Regular Daytime Script Analysis Class: Day/Time TBA
Saturdays from 12:00-6:00 PM

Interp night and weekend rehearsals:
Tu 10/18, Th 10/20, Sat 10/22
Tu 10/25, Th 10/27, Sat 10/29
Tu 11/1, Th 11/3 Sat 11/5
Tu 11/8, Th 11/10, Sat 11/12
Tu 11/15* (*Dress)
Thursday 11/17: Presentation for the Faculty, 6:30PM (Exact Time TBA)
***  Wrap-up
during final class (Exact Day/Time TBA)

Fall 2016 3rd Semester 

Important Semester Dates:

**** 1st S&D Rehearsals are Saturday, Aug 20thand Sunday, Aug 21st****

  • Mon, Aug 22:  Fall Semester Begins ~ Orientation 9:00AM.  Classes begin at 9:45AM. (Exact times TBA)
  • Mon, Sept 5: Holiday (Labor Day) ~ No Classes
  • Mon, Oct 10 thru Fri, Oct 14: Fall Semester Break ~ No Classes
  • Sat, Aug 20 thru Wed, Oct 2: Song and Dance Rehearsals, Performances and Wrap-Up* (*See rehearsal schedule below)
  • Fri, Oct 7 thru Mon, Dec 5: Creative Ensemble Project Rehearsals, Performances and Wrap-Up* (*See rehearsal schedule below)
  • Fri, Nov 18: Last day of 'Regular' Class Schedule
  • Mon, Nov 21 and Tues, Nov 22: Creative Ensemble FULL Time Rehearsals Begin
  • Wed, Nov 23 thru SAT, Nov 26:  Thanksgiving Break ~ No classes or rehearsals**
    (**Special Note: Regular classes Mon, Nov 21 and Tues, Nov 22 – And there WILL be Rehearsal on Sun, Nov 27)
  • Mon, Dec 5: Creative Ensemble Wrap-Up and Final Company Meeting.  Specific Schedule TBA
  • Tues, Dec 6 thru Fri, Dec 9: Mainstage Auditions

Make up Days (1):
Mon, Sept 5: Labor Day

Grade Deadlines:
Mid-Term Evals Due: Mon, Oct 3
3rd Semester Grades Due: Fri, Nov 18

Production rehearsals:
3rd Semester Pro Program students rehearse on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays OR SundaysSee specifics below.

Song and Dance Rehearsals:

  • Wed. evenings from 6:30-9:30PM (Exact Time TBA)
  • Fri. evenings from 6:30-9:30PM (Exact Time TBA)
  • Saturdays from 11:00AM-5:00PM

Song and Dance night and weekend rehearsals:

  • Sat 8/20 starting @ 11am, Sun 8/21 starting @ 10am
  • Wed 8/24, Fri 8/26, Sat 8/27
  • Wed 8/31, Fri 9/2, Sat 9/3
  • Wed 9/7, Fri 9/9, Sat 9/10
  • Wed 9/14, Fri 9/16, Sat 9/17
  • Wed 9/21, Fri 9/23, Sat 9/24
  • Wed 9/28
  • Fri 9/30 ~ Invited Dress Rehearsal, Time TBA
  • Sat 10/1 ~ Performances: 2:00, 3:00 Reception, 4:00    

Sun 10/2 ~ Performances: 2:00    

Wed 10/5 ~ Wrap-Up with Dance Chair during regular rehearsal time, 6:30 – 9:30 (Exact Time TBA)

Creative Ensemble Project Rehearsals:

  • Wed. evenings from approx. 6:30-9:30PM (Exact time TBA)
  • Fri. evenings from approx. 6:30-9:30PM (Exact time TBA)
  • Sundays from 12:00-6:00PM

Creative Ensemble Project Rehearsals night and weekend rehearsals:

  • Fri 10/7, SAT 10/8
  • No Rehearsal Sun 10/9 thru Sun 10/16 ~ Fall Break
  • Wed 10/19, Fri 10/21, Sun 10/23
  • Wed 10/26, Fri 10/28, Sun 10/30
  • Wed 11/2, Fri 11/4, Sun 11/6
  • Wed 11/9, Fri 11/11, Sun 11/13
  • Wed 11/16, Fri 11/18, Sun 11/20
  • Mon 11/21 thru Fri 12/2 ~ FULL Rehearsal Days from 10:00am – 10:00pm
  • NO Rehearsal Wed 11/23, Thurs 11/24, Fri 11/25 and Sat 11/26 ~ Thanksgiving Break
  • SUN 11/27 (Consider this Rehearsal when making Thanksgiving Plans!)
  • Fri 12/2 ~ Invited Dress Rehearsal, Time 7pm (Exact Time TBA)

Sat 12/3 ~ Performances

                        1:00     Group A

                        4:00     Group B

                        7:00     Group A

Sun 12/4 ~ Performances

                        1:00     Group B

                        4:00     Group A

                        7:00     Group B

Mon 12/5 ~ Creative Ensemble Wrap-Up AND Final Company Meeting ~ Specific Schedule TBA

Tues 12/6 thru Fri 12/9 ~ Mainstage Auditions ~ Specific Schedule TBA

All Dates and Times Subject to Change.