Important Dates – Dance Program

General Dance Program Calendar 2018-19

2017 – September to December

First Day of Classes: Monday, September 11
General Program Parent Meeting: Tuesday, September 19 at 7PM on Granville Island
Thanksgiving – AU Closed: Monday, October 9 (Make Up Class #1)
Remembrance Day – AU Closed: Friday, November 10 (Make Up Class #2)
Fall Parent Viewing Week: November 20-25
AUDC Mixed Nuts Performances: December 8-10
Last Day of Regular General School Classes: Saturday, December 16
Fall Make-Up Classes: Monday, December 18th (for Thanksgiving) and Tuesday, December 19th (for Family Day)


Revised January 16, 2018

2019 – January to August

Winter Make-Up Classes: Friday, January 4 (for Good Friday), Saturday January 5 (for Easter Saturday)
Classes Resume: Monday, January 7
Written Student Assessments Distributed: January 14
Leave ‘Em and Love ‘Em Event: Event at Granville Island (Granville Island classes cancelled, Make-up Class #5)
Family Day – AU Closed: Monday, February 18 (Make Up Class #4)
Winter Parent Viewing Week: March 11–16
March Break: March 18–March 31
Easter Break – AU Closed: Friday April 19 to Monday, April 22 (Good Friday Make-Up Class #6, Easter Saturday Make-Up Class #7, Easter Monday Make-Up Class #8)
2019/20 Registration Opens for Returning Students: May 1
Victoria Day – AU Closed: Monday, May 20(Make Up Class #9)
AUDC Season Finale Performances: May 23-25
2019/20 Registration Opens for New Students: June 1
AU Recital: June 6-9
Spring Make-Up Classes: Monday June 10 (for Easter Monday), Wednesday June 12 (for Victoria Day) 
Cecchetti Exam Week: June 17-21
Junior Summer Dance Intensive (JSDI): July 29–August 2/August 5–9
Teen Summer Dance Intensive (TSDI): July 29–August 2/August 5–9
International Summer Dance Intensive (ISDI): August 5–23


AU — Arts Umbrella
AU Closed — No dance classes
AUDC — Arts Umbrella Dance Company (Senior & Apprentice)
GI — AU Granville Island location
Make-Up Day — Holiday Replacement Day – Schedule as per usual
Q7 — AU Dance Studio located at 77, East 7th Ave
STAT — Statutory Holiday
TBC — To be confirmed
TBA — To be announced
VSB — Vancouver School Board