School Calendar

 

Semester Dates

Fall Semester   August 16 – December 5, 2021
Spring Semester   January 10 – May 15, 2022

 

Save the Date

Fall 2021
July 9, 2021   Pre-Professional Uniform Order Deadline
July 25, 2021   Ballet Buddies Application Deadline (CB 7-9, PP 1-6)
July 31, 2021   Emerging Choreography Proposal Deadline (PP 4-6)
Saturday, August 7, 2021   Scholarship Applications Due
Saturday, August 7, 2021   Fall Semester Open House (New Student Placement Only)
Saturday, August 14, 2021   KORT Screenings (Classical Ballet VII-IX, Pre-Professional 1-6)
Sunday, August 15, 2021   Audition Workshop
Monday, August 16, 2021   Fall Semester Classes Begin
Saturday, August 21, 2021   Youth Ensemble Welcome Meeting
Saturday, August 21, 2021   LBYE Contract & RDA Commitment Due
Sunday, August 22, 2021   Age Eligible Pointe Shoe Fittings
Sunday, August 22, 2021   Children’s Cast Auditions for The Brown-Forman Nutcracker
Sunday, August 29, 2021   Age Eligible Pointe Shoe Fittings
Friday, September 3, 2021   Spring Dance Festival Story Ballet Early Bird Registration Deadline  (CB IV+)
Monday, September 6, 2021   Labor Day – NO CLASSES
Friday, September 10, 2021   Spring Dance Festival Story Ballet Final Registration Deadline (CB IV+)
Monday, September 13, 2021   Classical Ballet Repertoire Final Deadline (CB IV-IX)
Wednesday, September 15, 2021   Spring Dance Festival Rehearsals Begin (CB IV+)
October 7, 2021   LBYE Emerging Choreographer’s Pre-Adjudication
October 16, 2021   LBSCA General Meeting
October 25 – 30, 2021   Halloween Costume Week
TBA   Pre-Professional Program Observation Week
TBA   Classical Ballet 3+ & Complementary Program Observation Weeks
November 5-7, 2021   The Louisville Ballet Youth Ensemble presents – Fall Showcase
November 7, 2021   Classical Ballet VI-IX presents – Fall Showcase
November 24 – 28, 2021   Thanksgiving Break – NO CLASSES
TBA   Classical Ballet 5-9 Conferences 
TBA   Pre-Professional 1-6 Conferences
Sunday, December 5, 2021   Last Day of Fall Semester
Dec 6, 2021 – January 9, 2022   Winter Break – NO REGULAR CLASSES
TBA   Nutcracker Workshops/Sugar Plum Parties
Spring 2022
TBA   Louisville Ballet Youth Ensemble Intensive Rehearsal Week
Monday, January 3, 2022   Spring Semester Withdrawal Deadline
Monday, January 10, 2022   Spring Collection Early Bird Registration Deadline
TBA   Physical Therapy Screenings (age eligible CB V & VI)
TBA   Spring Semester Open House (New Student Placement Only)
Monday, January 10, 2022   Spring Semester Classes Begin
Friday, January 14, 2022   Spring Dance Festival Story Ballet Deadline for CB I – III
Monday, January 17, 2022   Spring Collection Registration Deadline 
Monday, January 17, 2022   Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – NO CLASSES
TBA   Virtual Parent Observation Weeks (Classical III+)
April 4-10, 2022   Spring Break – NO CLASSES
May 4 – 8, 2022   RDA/Southeast 2022 Festival (LBYE)
May 6-7, 2022   Oaks & Derby – NO CLASSES
Sunday, May 15, 2022   Last Day of Spring Semester
TBA   Spring Make-Up Classes
TBA   Pre-Professional 3-6 End of Year Conferences
May 9 – 15, 2022 (Production Week)   The Louisville Ballet School presents – Spring Dance Festival

 

Holidays – No Classes

Monday, September 6, 2021   Labor Day
November 24 – 28, 2021   Thanksgiving Break
December 6, 2020 – January 9, 2022   Winter Break
Monday, January 17, 2022   Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
April 4-10, 2022   Spring Break
May 6-7, 2022   Oaks & Derby
Monday, May 30, 2022   Memorial Day

 

Payment Processing Dates
All families enrolled in the 2020-2021 School Year will be placed on a monthly payment plan during the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semester. Tuition payments will be divided evenly over each semester. Annual registration fees, membership dues, and performance fees are paid in full upon enrollment.

August 13, 2021   Payment #1 (Fall Tuition)
September 10, 2021   Payment #2 (Fall Tuition)
October 8, 2021   Payment #3 (Fall Tuition)
November 12, 2021   Payment #4 (Fall Tuition)
January 7, 2022   Payment #1 (Spring Tuition)
February 4, 2022   Payment #2 (Spring Tuition)
March 4, 2022   Payment #3 (Spring Tuition)
April 8, 2022   Payment #4 (Spring Tuition)

 

Louisville Ballet’s 70th Anniversary Season (2021/2022)

SWAN LAKE
November 11-14, 2021 | The Brown Theatre

THE BROWN-FORMAN NUTCRACKER
December 11-23, 2021 | Whitney Hall, Kentucky Center

CHORSHOW
January 12-22, 2022 | Louisville Ballet Studios

SPOTLIGHT SERIES: IMPRESSIONISM TO JAZZ
March 3-5, 2022 | The Brown Theatre

SLEEPING BEAUTY
March 31- April 2, 2022 | The Brown Theatre

Learn More!

 

Louisville Ballet 2022 Summer Intensive Audition Tour 

Click here for more information regarding the Louisville Ballet Summer Intensive