Welcome to the Weekend Academy 2018-19 Season!

The Weekend Academy is a program that is separate, yet builds upon, the Dancing Classrooms in-school residencies. The Academy operates on weekends when school is in session. All questions must go through the Academy staff.

Academy Hours
Saturdays 10am - 4:30pm
Sundays 10am - 2:30pm

Annual Dance Festival 

The 13th Annual Dance Festival will take place on Sunday, May 19th at THE RIVERSIDE CHURCH in Manhattan. (120th Street and Riverside Drive)


2018 - 2019 Weekend Academy Schedule

  • Sept: 15/16, 22/23, 29/30

  • Oct: 6/7, 13/14, 20/21, 27/28

  • Nov: 3/4, 10/11, 17/18

  • Dec: 1/2, 8/9, 15*/16* (* See staff for HOLIDAY LESSON class/party times.)

  • Jan: 5/6, 12/13, 19/20, 26/27

  • Feb: 2/3, 9/10

  • Mar: 2/3, 9/10, 16/17, 23/24, 30/31

  • April: 6/7, 13/14

  • May: 4/5, 11/12

  • May 18th: Final Rehearsal at DanceSport for this year's Dance Festival. ALL STUDENTS should plan to attend. Rehearsal times to be determined.

  • May 19th: 13th Annual Dance Festival at the Riverside Church in Manhattan. ALL STUDENTS should plan to participate for two hours (either in the morning or afternoon). More information including times will be announced in February.

  • June: 1/2 Final Lesson of the year / Registration for next year will take place this weekend.