Academy Calendar

Parent Watch Days

Parents are welcome to view their dancer’s class on the first class of November, February, and March.

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­­Labor Day Weekend – No Classes

Tuesday 3rd — BDA Meet and Greet!  Kent Studio  4:00-7:00 pm  

(Pre- School -Pre Primary 4:00-5:30

Primary and above 5:30-7:00)  Please come at scheduled times

Wednesday 4th— BDA Meet and Greet!  Auburn Studio  4:00-5:30 pm  

Thursday 5th  — First day of classes!


Monday 21st – Saturday 26th — Exam information: 

Parents of students in levels below please attend class this week:

*Primary ballet and above.  

*Bronze tap and above.

*Grade 3 modern and above. 

Thursday 31st — HALLOWEEN — No classes


Monday 25th – Costume fee balance is due. 

*After this date $25 late fee applied.* 

Wednesday 27th – Friday 29th Thanksgiving Break  — No Classes

Saturday 30th -Normal Class Schedule


Monday 2nd – Exam consent forms due.

Saturday 14th –Nursing Home performances

Wednesday 18th – Holiday Showcase at Highline Performing Arts Center

Wednesday 18th – Wednesday January 1st — Winter Break

No classes


Thursday 2nd – Classes resume

 January – March exam coaching classes (Schedule to be announced)

Friday 31st – Sunday 2nd -NUVO Convention Weekend (Invitation only)


Monday 24th -Exam Fees Due


Exams: Schedule to be announced. (Possible schedule changes for exam classes)


Monday 6th – Saturday 11th Spring Break   No classes

Monday 13th — Classes resume

Monday 27th – Saturday 2nd –  Show information packets issued


Monday 4th — Ticket sales begin for BDA families

Pre-registration begins for 2020-2021 school year

Friday 22nd – Monday 25th   -Memorial Weekend  –No classes

Rehearsal Schedule  (Kent Studio) TBD


Monday 3rd –Rehearsal schedule begins at the Kent Studio

Shows at Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien:

Thursday Evening, June 18th – Cast A  Show (Highline PAC)

Friday Evening, June 19th – Cast B  Show (Highline PAC)

Saturday Afternoon, June 20th – Cast C  Show (Highline PAC)

Saturday Evening, June 20th – Cast D  Show (Highline PAC)

Sunday Evening, June 21st – Cast F  Show (Highline PAC)


Workshop – 6th ~ 10th

Tuesday 7th -Summer class schedule begins

Tuesday 14th – Open Classes begins