- Sept. 4: Labour Day
- Sept. 7: Regular weekly Nutcracker rehearsals start
- Sept. 7: Classes start. Please take note of the specific start date of your teacher on the Dates of Instruction document.
- Sept. 7: Term 1 Fees Due
- Oct. 8: Thanksgiving Monday ‐ Classes running as usual
- Oct. 13: Nocturne Art At Night
- Oct. 31: Halloween – no scheduled classes tonight
- Nov. 3-9: Class viewing days for Fall term
- Nov. 10: No scheduled classes today due to North Woodside Community Centre craft fair
- Nov. 11: Remembrance Day ‐ Classes running as usual
- Nov. 11: KiDance replacement class in Main Studio in 9:45-10:30AM due to Nov. 10 cancellation.
- Nov. 19: No scheduled classes with Leica due to Nutcracker rehearsals at Cohn Auditorium
Please note that all classes in Dec. do not end for the holidays on the same week. See the Dates of Instruction 2018-19 document to confirm your last class for each day and instructor before the holidays.
- Dec. 1: Winter term & ballet exam fees due
- Dec. 1: Mackenzie teaching KiDance today
- Dec. 2: Yukiko subbing for Leica in Ballet 4 & Ballet 6 due to Nutcracker rehearsals
- Dec. 7-9: Nutcracker performances at Rebecca Cohn Auditorium with Symphony Nova Scotia
- Dec. 8: Yukiko subbing for Leica in Ballet 5 due to Nutcracker performances
- Dec. 9: Anastasia subbing for Leica in Ballet 4 & Ballet 6 due to Nutcracker performance
- Dec. 13-16: Nutcracker performances at Rebecca Cohn Auditorium with Symphony Nova Scotia
- Dec. 20-Jan. 2: LHSD closed for the holidays. Please consult the Dates of Instruction 2018-19 document for your final class before the holidays.
- Jan. 3: Classes resume
- Jan. 28: Ballet 4 replacement class due to storm cancellation on Jan. 20.
- Feb. 9-15: Class viewing days for Winter term
- Feb. 18: Heritage Day – Classes running as usual
- Feb. 18 & 20: Michelle Lehman subbing for Leica in all classes.
- March 3 & 4: Ballet Exams (Schedule TBA)
- March 2: Ballet exams for senior students in late afternoon. All other classes running as regularly scheduled.
- March 3: Ballet exams – no regularly scheduled classes today
- March 4: Ballet exams – classes tentatively rescheduled to later in evening. Time TBA.
- March 5-10: Parent Participation Days – participating classes TBA
- March 11-24: LHSD March Break (2 weeks)
- March 31: Taking Steps to Fly at McInnis Room – for information contact Dance Nova Scotia
- April 1: Spring term & Showcase costume rental fees due
- April 19: Good Friday – classes running as usual
- April 22: Easter Monday – classes running as usual
- April TBA: KiDanCo’s Studio Sightings studio presentation of works in progress
- April 29: International Dance Day 2019
- May 18-19: Victoria Day weekend – Saturday & Sunday classes running as usual
- May 20: Victoria Day – no regularly scheduled classes
- May TBA: Nutcracker children’s auditions at Halifax Dance. Times TBA.
- June 1-7: Class viewing days for Spring term
- June 5-7: KiDanCo Spring Season with Nostos Collectives Dance. See KiDanCo/Performance Season for further information.
- June 5-7: Leica absent due to KiDanCo Spring Season. Subs TBA.
- June TBA: Nutcracker dancer’s auditions at Halifax Dance. Time TBA.
- June 18 & 20: Final classes for Adult Ballet & Adult Jazz students
- June 21: Annual Student Showcase dress rehearsals @ Alderney Landing
- June 22: Annual Student Showcase dress rehearsals & performance @ Alderney Landing
This year has been another wonderful adventure in dance for Dominic. Thank you for that touch of magic that has touched all the dancers! – Susann Curry, mother of Dominic
All photos this page by Cathy McKelvey.