2017/18 PBT School Calendar Highlights

Subject to Change



Sept. 5 School Classes begin this week
Sept. 23 Nutcracker auditions at PBT School
Oct. 16-21 Parent Observation Week
Oct. 26-29 PBT’s Production of Dracula at Benedum
Nov. 10 Veteran’s Day Observance – No classes (Classes as regularly scheduled Nov. 11)
Nov. 22 Thanksgiving Eve – No classes begin after 4:00
Nov. 23-26 Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 1-27 PBT’s Production of The Nutcracker at Benedum
Dec. 24 Winter Break begins
Jan. 8 PBT School Classes resume (except for HSFT and Graduate students)
Jan. 10 HSFT and Graduate Classes resume
Jan. 15 Martin Luther King Day – No classes, PBT School closed
Jan. 16 Second Semester officially begins
Feb. 16-25 PBT’s Production of Swan Lake at Benedum
Feb. 19 Presidents’ Day – No classes
Mar. 12-17 Parent Observation Week
Mar. 16-25 PBT’s Mixed Rep production at August Wilson Center
Mar. 26 – Apr. 1 Spring Break-No Classes (Pre-Professional classes may occur)
Apr. 6 Pre-Professional Choreographic Showcase at PBT
Apr. 24 Jazz/Character/Modern Studio Performances at PBT (Levels II-HSFT)
May 4-6 PBT’s Production of West Side Story and In the Night at Benedum
May 7-12 Last week of Children’s Division classes & In Studio Demonstrations, open to families
May 18-20 Pre-Professional Showcases, Point Park University
May 24 Spring Performance dress rehearsals, Byham Theatre
May 25-26 Spring Performances, 7:00pm and 2:00pm at Byham Theatre
Last day of Student Division & Pre-Professional Division classes