2017-2018 CALENDAR


  • Fall semester: Sept. 5-Jan. 27 
  • Spring semester: Jan. 29-June 16


  • Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 23-26 
  • Winter Break: Dec. 20-Jan. 2
  • President’s Day: Feb. 19
  • Spring Break: April 9-14
  • Memorial Day: May 28


  • The Nutcracker with the Rainier Symphony Ballet Orchestra: Dec. 2-3 and 9-10
  • The Nutcracker Dress Rehearsal for non-profit children’s groups: Dec. 2
  • The Petite Nutcracker Suite: Dec. 10
  • Outreach Season - EBT Magic Bus Assemblies: March
  • Spring Show - Peter and the Wolf & Les Sylphides: Date TBA

Aug. 1: Online registration for fall begins

Aug. 29: EBT Summer Picnic at Perrigo Park

Sept. 5: Fall classes begin 

Sept. 11-16: Open House week - Free trial classes! 

Sept. 23: Open Auditions for The Nutcracker  

Oct. 1-Nov. 30: EBT Annual Fund

Oct. TBD: Nutcracker Orientation meeting - mandatory for new families

Oct. 25-31: Halloween Costume Week

Dec. TBD: Open ballet classes over Winter Break

Jan. 5-7: Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) Semi-finals in Seattle

March TBA: All-4-1 Dancepalooza Master Classes and Performances in Seattle

April 12-20: YAGP Finals in New York City

May TBA: GiveBIG fundraising for EBT Scholarship Fund

May 15: Deadline to register/pay for summer with early-bird pricing

This schedule is subject to change. Last updated 7/15/17.