2018/19 PBT School Calendar Highlights

Subject to Change



Sept. 4 School Classes begin this week
Sept. 22 The Nutcracker auditions at PBT School (Orientation @ 12:30 p.m. + Audition @ 1:30 – 3 p.m.)
Oct. 8-13 Bring-A-Friend Week
Oct. 15-20 Family Observation Week
Oct. 26-28 PBT’s Production of Mozart in Motion at Benedum
Nov. 12 Veteran’s Day Observance – No classes
Nov. 21 Thanksgiving Eve – No classes beginning after 4:15 p.m.
Nov. 22-25 Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 30-Dec. 27 PBT’s Production of The Nutcracker at Benedum
Dec. 24 Winter Break begins
Jan. 7 PBT School Classes resume (except for HSFT and Graduate students)
Jan. 10 HSFT and Graduate Classes resume
Jan. 14 Second Semester officially begins 
Jan. 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day – No classes, PBT School closed
Feb. 8-17 PBT’s Production of The Great Gatsby at Benedum
Feb. 18 Presidents’ Day – No classes
Mar. 4-9 Family Observation Week
Mar. 15-24 PBT + Dance Theatre of Harlem at August Wilson Center
Apr. 15-21 Spring Break – No Classes (Pre-professional classes may occur)
TBD Pre-Professional Choreographic Showcase at PBT
TBD Jazz/Character/Modern Studio Performances at PBT (Levels II-HSFT)
May 7-12 Last week of Children’s Division classes & In Studio Demonstrations, open to families
May 10-12 PBT’s Production of Sleeping Beauty at Benedum
May 17-19  Pre-Professional Showcases, Point Park University
May 24  Spring Performance dress rehearsal, Byham Theatre
May 24-25  Spring Performances, 7 p.m. and 2:00pm at Byham Theatre
Last day of Student Division & Pre-Professional Division classes