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)
- 3/25-4/1 – Spring Break (we will have optional classes available throughout the week, please check the front desk to sign up for these optional dance classes)
- 6/24-7/1 – Closed before summer session starts
- Diversity – @ Harper College Sunday April 22, 2018
- Progressions June 22 & 23, 2018 @ The Raue Center For The Arts in Crystal Lake, IL (please see rehearsal dates below)
- Summer Intensive In Studio Showcase August 2, 2018 @ Summers Academy of Dance
Important Studio Dates to remember!
(date are subject to change)
- 3/25-4/1: Spring Break, studio closed
- New this year for dancers looking to dance during their break, we will have open classes available to come and take. A full list of classes offered during spring break will be available at the front desk soon. These will be a pay per class situation, if once the list is up you are interested sign up and pre pay for each class, if there is not enough attendance per class we will cancel those specific classes.
- 4/22: Diversity @ Harper College
- 5/5-5/6: Crystal Lake Dance Initiative 2018 (CLDI) @ Summers Academy of Dance
- 6/22 & 6/23: Progressions 2018
- Show times are 6/22: 7pm, 6/23: 1pm & 7pm
- Mandatory tech/dress rehearsals 6/21-6/22
- 7/18: BBT Golf Outing 2018
- 7/2-8/4: 5-week Summer intensive workshop summer 2018
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
Summers Dance Crew
2018 Competition Schedule:
- 3/9-11: NUVO Comepetition
- 4/13-15: Odessy Talent Competition
- 4/27-29:Talent on Parade Competition
- 5/18-20: Legacy Dance Championships
- 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!