Welcome to the Weekend Academy 2017-18 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 - 3:30pm

Annual Dance Festival 

The 12th Annual Dance Festival will take place on Sunday, June 3rd at THE RIVERSIDE CHURCH in Manhattan. (120th Street and Riverside Drive)


2017 - 2018 Weekend Academy Schedule

  • Sept:  16/17, 23/24 (* On Sept. 24th classes will be held 10 -12pm only; all afternoon classes will be canceled.) 30/ Oct. 1
  • Oct:   7/8, 14/15 (*On Oct. 14th classes will be held 10 -12pm only; all afternoon classes will be canceled) 21/22, 28/29
  • Nov:   4/5, 11/12, 18/19 (* On both Nov. 18th & 19th classes will be held 10 - 12pm only; all afternoon classes will be canceled.) 
  • Dec:   2/3, 9/10, 16/17 (* See staff for HOLIDAY LESSON class/party times.)
  • Jan:   6/7, 13/14, 20/21, 27/28 
  • Feb:  3/4, 10/11 
  • Mar:   3/4, 10/11, 17/18, 24/25
  • April:  14/15, 21/22, 28/29 
  • May:   5/6, 12/13, 19/20 
  • June 2: Final Rehearsal at DanceSport for this year's Dance Festival. ALL STUDENTS should plan to attend. Rehearsal times to be determined.
  • June 3: 12th 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.