For weather related closings, The Summers Academy of Dance will be closed when Crystal Lake District 47 schools are closed. We will update our Facebook page with weather related closings as quickly as possible.
We are closed on the following major holidays: Good Friday, Memorial Day, July 4, and Labor Day. We are open on Martin Luther King Day, President’s Day, Columbus Day, and Veteran’s Day with all classes running as scheduled.
Calendar of Events 2018:
(please check regularly as we will update as we progress throughout the year, thank you)
- 8/5 – 8/12 Closed before Fall (2018 – 2019) Season Begins
- Summer Intensive In Studio Showcase, August 2 @ Summers Academy of Dance
- Alice – BBT’s Wonderland Ball, October 20 @ Sanfilippo Estate in Barrington Hills, IL
- Johnny Appleseed, September 29 (downtown Crystal Lake)
Berkshire Ballet Theatre’s Production of the Nutcracker December 15 & 16 (1:00 pm & 5:00 pm and Sunday, 12/16 (1:00 pm) @ the Raue Center for the Arts
Important Studio Dates to remember!
(date are subject to change)
JULY / AUGUST ’18
- 8/2: Summer Intensive In-Studio Showcase (time TBA)
- 2018 Nutcracker Auditions
- 7/27: Int 2, Trainee, Apprentice & Company 12:30-2:30
- 8/3: Int 1, Int 2, Trainee, Apprentice & Company 12:30-2:30
- 8/26: Open call auditions will be held times TBA soon!
- 8/4: last day of summer session
- 8/5-8/12: studio closed in-between summer and fall sessions
- 8/13: Fall session starts
- 9/?: Johnny Appleseed Festival
- performance downtown Crystal Lake, more information to come
- 10/19: Mandatory full cast early evening dress rehearsal for the BBT Ball held at Sanfilippo (time TBA)
- 10/20: BBT Ball held at Sanfilippo Estate in Barrington Hills, please call our front desk for ticketing information 815-477-0033
- 11/22-11/25: studio closed for Thanksgiving break
- 11/23: Festival of Lights parade held in downtown Crystal Lake @ 7pm
- 12/2: Nutcracker Tea
- 12/8: Nutcracker mandatory in-studio dress rehearsal from 1:15-6:00
- 12/10-12/14: Mandatory Nutcracker tech and dress rehearsals @ the Raue (schedule TBA)
- 12/15-12/16: BBT Nutcracker performances
- held at The Raue Center for the Arts in beautiful downtown Crystal Lake
- 9/?/18: Johnny Appleseed Festival performance in downtown Crystal Lake
- 11/24/18: Festival of Lights Parade in downtown Crystal Lake – Come walk with us!