Annual Calender

September 2016

September 25

Twin Cities Ballet's 2016


All levels, all parts

11:30am to Noon, Registration for students ages 7-12

Noon to 12:30pm, Mandatory Parent Meeting for parents of all students auditioning for Nutcracker

12:30 to 1:15pm Audition for ages 7-12 and Registration for Ages 13 and older

1:30 to 2:45pm. Audition for Ages 13 and older 

October 2016

October 1

Twin Cities Ballet Company Reception and Preview Performance, 6:30pm

(Ballet Royale Minnesota)

October 2 Twin Cities Ballet's Nutcracker rehearsals begin 
October 23 MEA Weekend: Normal Class Schedule, but generally no Group Nutcracker Rehearsals on Sunday
October 29

Twin Cities Ballet & Ballet Royale Performance 7:30pm:

"ART IN MOTION: A Thriller of an Event" Special Halloween Performance  (Lakeville Area Arts Center)


October 31 Ballet Royale Halloween Modified Class Schedule


November 2016

November 17
FREE SPECIAL EVENTS to celebrate Give to the Max Day to support Twin Cities Ballet of Minnesota: Twin Cities Ballet Open Company Rehearsal; Creative Dance Class; Adult Ballet Class; Give to the Max Evening Reception
November 23  26 No Ballet Royale classes. Happy Thanksgiving
November 26

10:00am-Noon Ballet Royale In-Studio Workshop & Performance "Petite Nut"

November 28
Classes Resume
November 29

Twin Cities Ballet Performance 11:00AM

"MINI-NUTCRACKER" an abridged introduction to the classic 

(Lakeville Area Arts Center)


December 2016

December 58
Twin Cities Ballet Nutcracker Dress Rehearsals at Ames Center
December 59
Ballet Royale Modified Class Schedule During Nutcracker Stage Rehearsals & Shows


December 9–11

"A MINNESOTA NUTCRACKER" Performances (Burnsville's Ames Center)

December 17

2:30-3:15pm Ballet Royale In-Studio Showcase

3:30-5:00pm Twin Cites Ballet Volunteer Appreciation Party and TCB & Ballet Royale children's Holiday Party

December 19 Jan. 2 No Ballet Royale Classes. Happy Holidays

January 2017

January 3
Ballet Royale Classes Resume
January 9  13 Ballet Royale Youth Ballet and Performance Track Parents' Watch Week
January TBA

Twin Cities Ballet Group Rehearsals Begin for MARCH Cowles Center Performance: "Classical Connections"

January 29

Twin Cities Ballet AUDITIONS for MAY Ames Center Performances of "Coppélia Nouveau"

3:00pm to 4:00pm, Mandatory Parent Meeting for parents of all students auditioning for MAY Ames Center performances of "Coppélia Nouveau"

4:00pm to 4:45pm Audition for YBI, YBII, YBIII & YBIV

5:00 to 6:00pm. Audition for Advanded Youth I and above

February 2017

February 12

12:00pm First AUDITION for Ballet Royale's Summer Intensive Programs 

Registration at 11:30pm. $25 Non-refundable Audition Fee; Cash or Check only. Click the "Register/Pay" tab above for AUDITION REGISTRATION FORM


March 2017

March 10  11

Twin Cities Ballet Performance:

"Classical Connections"

Cowles Center for Dance and Performing Arts, Minneapolis 

March 13  18
No Ballet Royale Classes. Happy Spring Break
March 20 Classes Resume

April 2017

April 9

12:00pm AUDITION

Twin Cities Ballet's Apprentice/Trainee Program AND
Second AUDITION for Ballet Royale's Summer Intensive Programs

May 2017

May 8 13

Stage and Dress rehearsals for Ames Center Twin Cities Ballet Performances
NO CLASSES THIS WEEK; Happy Performance Break


May 12  14

Twin Cities Ballet Presents the World Premiere

"Coppélia Nouveau"

Ames Center, Burnsville 

May 17 Final Day Ballet Royale Spring Term Classes
May 18 -20 Ballet Royale Minnesota Spring Studio Showcase Dress Rehearsasl and Performances:

"A Celebration of Dance,"

May 20, 2017, Lakeville North High School Theater

May 22  24 Ballet Royale Student/Parent Conferences for Youth Ballet and Performance Track. (No Classes)












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