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Important Dates - Dance 2017-2018


Fall 2017

Tuesday, September 5              Prospective Student Audition 9:30 am, Warner 106

Wednesday, September 6        Classes Begin8

Saturday, September 9             Auditions for Faculty and Guest Artist performances, 9:00 am, Warner 106

Friday, September 22               Friday Forum Choreography Showing, 10:00 am, Warner 106

Friday, September 29               Check due for ACDA

Mon., Oct 30-Fri., Nov 3           Advising Week

Friday, Nov. 17                          Dance Forum Choreography Showing, 10:00 am, Warner 106

Saturday, November 18            Oakland Dance Festival at Harrison High School

Wed-Fri Nov 22-26                   Thanksgiving Recess

Friday, December 1                  Advanced Composition/Senior Projects Audition 9:00-11:00 am, Warner 106

Thursday, December 7             Dress Rehearsal for Swan Lake, 7:00 pm, Pease

Friday, December 8                  Ballet Performance, 10:00 am, 12:15 pm, 7:30 pm Pease

Monday, December 11             Elements of Dance Composition Open Showing, 11:15 am, Warner 106

Tuesday, December 12            Last Day of Classes

December 13-19                      Final Examinations


Winter 2018

Wednesday, January 3              First Day of Classes

Saturday, January 6                  Load-in for January Concert 10:00 am, Quirk Theater

Sunday, Jan 7-Thurs, Jan 11    Tech for January Dance Concert, Quirk Theater

Friday, Jan 12, 8:00 pm            January Dance Concert, Quirk Theatre

Sat, Jan 13, 8:00 pm                January Dance Concert, Quirk Theatre

Sunday, Jan 14 2:00 pm           January Dance Concert, Quirk Theatre

Monday, January 15                 MLK Jr. Day-No Classes

Friday, February 2                    Friday Forum Choreography Showing, 10:00 am (if warranted)

Friday, February 9                    Prospective Student Audition, 8:00 am, Warner 106

Feb 19-Feb 25                         Winter Recess/ University Closed

March 5-9                                Advising Week

March 10-13                            American College Dance Association, Ohio University, Athens, OH

Friday, March 16                     Prospective New Student Audition, 8:00 am, Warner 106

March 23                                 Dance Program Scholarships Due

Friday, March 23                     Undergraduate Symposium, Student Center

Friday, March 30                     Spring Recess, University Closed

April, TBD                               Bravo! Honors Music and Dance Concert, Alexander Recital Hall

Saturday, April 7, 4:00 pm      Senior Projects Concert, Pease (load in Friday, April 6 at 4 pm)

Friday, April 13                        Advanced Dance Composition Concert, 7:30 pm, Warner 106

Tuesday, April 17                    Last Day of Classes

April 18-24                              Final Examinations


* Student pieces under consideration for ACDF must be performed at all Dance Forum Choreography Showings, Showings are open to all dance majors and minors to show finished or works-in-progress choreographic work

*All events are in the Linda Crum Hemmelgarn Dance Studio, 106 Warner B
Building, unless noted otherwise


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