2019/20 Event and Rehearsal Calendar


August 2019

August 17, 2019 – 2019/20 Pre-Professional Placement Class MORE

August 24, 2019 – BCL Open House & Health Fair


September 2019

August 31-September 3, 2019 – Labor Day Weekend Break, no classes

September 4, 2019 – School Classes Begin

September 7, 2019 – Meet Your Mentor Event 3-4:30pm BCL Studio

September 9, 2019 – Parent Meeting 7:00-8:00pm OPTION 1

September 12, 2019 – Parent Meeting 7:30-8:30pm OPTION 2

September 14, 2019 – School Nutcracker Rehearsals Begin


October 2019

October 12, 2019 - On Our Terms Performance and Fundraiser Event, Level 4 and 5 performing

October 18-20, 2019 – MEA Weekend, Regular School Classes SEE MEA WORKSHOPS

October 26, 2019 – School Halloween Mentorship Event 4:30-6:00pm

October 31, 2019 – No School Classes


November 2019

November 2, 2019 – Nutcracker Full Scene Rehearsals 3:00-6:30pm
Snow/Flower Corps 3:00-4:00pm
Battle Scene 4:00-5:00pm
Party Scene 5:00-6:30pm

November 9, 2019 – Nutcracker Full Scene Rehearsals 3:00-6:30pm
Snow/Flower Corps 3:00-4:00pm
Battle Scene 4:00-5:00pm
Opening/Finale 5:00-5:30pm
Party Scene 5:30-6:30pm

November 16, 2019 – Nutcracker Full Scene Rehearsals 3:00-6:30pm
Snow/Flower Corps 3:00-4:00pm
Battle Scene 4:00-4:45pm
Opening/Finale 4:45-5:30pm
Party Scene 5:30-6:30pm

November 17, 2019 – Laboratory II Auditions for Levels 3-5 12:00-2:30pm

November 23, 2019 - Nutcracker Full Cast Rehearsals 10:30am-3:00pm
Levels 5 & Company warm up 10:30am-12:00pm
Levels 3 & 4 warm up 11:00-12:00pm
Level 1 & 2 warm up 11:30-12:00pm
Full Cast Rehearsal 12:00-3:00pm

Thanksgiving Break – No Term classes Wednesday, November 27 - Sunday, December 1!

Thanksgiving Break No Drop In classes Thursday, November 28 - Sunday, December 1!


December 2019

December 7, 2019 – Nutcracker Full Cast Rehearsals 10:30am-3:00pm
Levels 5 & Company warm up 10:30am-12:00pm
Levels 3 & 4 warm up 11:00-12:00pm
Level 1 & 2 warm up 11:30-12:00pm
Full Cast Rehearsal 12:00-3:00pm

December 9, 2019 – No School Classes, Dark

December 10-15, 2019 – No term classes held at studio, Nutcracker in Wonderland tech and performance week at Huss Performing Arts Center

December 16, 2019 – Nutcracker in Wonderland Video Viewing Day No School Classes

December 17, 2019 – Regular School Classes

December 19, 2019 – Last Day of Semester 1 School Classes

December 20 & 21, 2019 – ‘Nutcracker in Wonderland’ on tour in Menomonie, WI

December 23, 2019 – Beginning of Winter Break, some Drop-In classes will be held over break


January 2020

January 8, 2020 – Second Semester Term Program and Drop-In Program begins

January 8-10, 2020 – Pre-professional student/parent check-ins


February 15, 2019 – School Valentine Mentor Event

February 17, 2020 – No afternoon/evening term classes, President’s Day

February 24-28, 2020 – Guest Choreographer/Teacher Peter Davison in residency

February 2020


March 2020

March 7, 2020 – Laboratory II Full Cast Rehearsal/In-Studio Preview

March 19-20, 2020 – Laboratory II Technical/Dress Rehearsals

March 21, 2020 – Laboratory II Performance at 4:00pm

March 23, 2020 – Laboratory II Video Viewing Day No Level 3-5 School Classes

March 30-April 5, 2020 – No Pre-Professional Classes, Spring Break


April 2020

March 30-April 5, 2020 – No Pre-Professional Classes, Spring Break


May 2020

May 1-2, 2020 – Cathedral Dance Festival

May 18, 2020 – Pre-professional student/parent check-ins OPTION 1

May 23-25, 2020 – Memorial Day Weekend Break, no classes

May 30, 2020 – An American in Paris Full Cast Rehearsals 10:30am-3:00pm
Levels 5 & Company warm up 10:30am-12:00pm
Levels 3 & 4 warm up 11:00-12:00pm
Level 1 & 2 warm up 11:30-12:00pm
Full Cast Rehearsal 12:00-3:00pm


June 2020

June 3-7, 2020 – No term classes held at studio, American in Paris tech and performance week for An American in Paris

June 8, 2020 – Pre-professional student/parent check-ins OPTION 2

June 8, 2020 – An American in Paris Video Viewing Day No School Classes