Ballet Nova Calendar

September , 2014

Fall Semester!

Tue, 09-02-2014   until   Sun, 02-01-2015

September 2, 2014 - February 1, 2015

Check out the classes page for more details.

January , 2015

BalletNova Friends dance for FREE!

Mon, 01-05-2015   until   Sat, 01-31-2015

Kick off the new year and bring a friend to dance for FREE!


Throughout January bring a friend to dance with you and their first class is FREE!*

*Valid January 5 - 31, 2015. Offer only valid for new adult students accompanied by a current BalletNova student, enrolled or PASS holder. Free Class applies to first dance class only, good towards Adult Division Classes only. Not be combine with other discounts or promotions. Other restrictions may apply.

Intro to Musical Theater Workshop

Sat, 01-31-2015   until   Sat, 02-21-2015

Intro to Musical Theater
Saturdays, January 31 - February 21
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
$85 per person 
Ages 16 and up
Learn a Musical Theater routine with the opportunity to perform! This class will take dancers through a crash course in Theater
Dance with an overview of terms, combinations, and moves. This intro class is designed for dancers with some previous
dance experience. Those that attend will have an opportunity to perform in June at BalletNova’s Adult In-Studio Performance. 

February , 2015

Winter Spring Semester!

Mon, 02-02-2015   until   Sun, 06-21-2015

Winter Spring Semester 
February 2 - June 21, 2015

More information TBA.

In Tandem

Mon, 02-02-2015   until   Mon, 03-09-2015

February 2-March 9, 2015
7:30 pm-8:45 pm
(6 weeks, for 3rd grade through adult)
Tuition: $110*
Has your family always wanted to perform a Broadway-style routine? Here's the perfect opportunity: Ms. Candy Braden and Mr. Jim Selway will teach a Song and Dance class for moms, dads and children that will conclude with a presentation for families.
Candy will begin with a warm-up stretch and then teach tap steps. Jim will warm up our voices and we will continue with choreography. If you have tap shoes, bring them. If you do not, we do have many loaner shoes you can borrow. Wear black pants
and a T-shirt.
*Per person tuition price. For 2 or more registrations, save $20 per person!

In Tandem!

Mon, 02-02-2015   until   Mon, 03-09-2015

In Tandem!

This 6 week Family Song and Dance class is perfect for the family! Children and Adults together can learn a boradway-style routine, taught by Candy Braden and Jim Selway. Each class will have a warm-up, learning of tap steps and song notes. Fun for the entire family! Children must be at least 1st grade or older.

February 2 - March 9, 2015
Mondays, 7:30-8:45 pm

Tuition: $110 (does not include family discount!)

For more information and registration, click here.

Young Choreography Workshop

Sun, 02-08-2015

Choreography Workshops with Karen Reedy

October 19, January 25 and Feburary 8 from 3:00-5:00pm

$15 per student, ages 13 and up, $30 to attend all three!

Pre-registration required.

A starter course in the basics of choreography and composition.  For more information about the Workshops and BalletNova Young Choreography Competition, click here.

Seminar with Body Dynamics, Inc

Sat, 02-21-2015

Body Dynamics, Inc and BalletNova Center for Dance present:

The Dancer as an Athlete -- importance of Conditioning and Upper Body Strength

Saturday, February 21, 2015
1:00 - 2:30 pm
$20 per person
Ages 15 and up

Join the experts with the Body Dynamics Performing Arts Medicine team to learn benefits and techniques for cardio vascular training and upper extremity conditioning.  Make spaghetti arms and chicken wings a thing of the past!

Register Today! Pre-registration required by February 19th.

March , 2015

BalletNova Young Choreographers Competition Awards

Sat, 03-21-2015

Saturday, March 21, 2015
7:30 - 10:00 pm

Join us for performances by the Finalists of the Young Choreographers Competition - and find out who the winner is!

For more information, click here.

Spring Break

Mon, 03-30-2015   until   Sun, 04-05-2015

No Young, Youth, Teen and Pre-professional classes during this week. Adult classes continue on regular schedule.

BalletNova is CLOSED Sunday, April 5th. Make-ups can be made within the current semester.

April , 2015

Choreography Workshop for Adults

Sat, 04-25-2015   until   Sun, 05-17-2015

Choreography Workshop with Karen Reedy
April 25 & May 2, 9 and 17
11:00 am—12:30 pm
$85 per person
Ages 16 and up
Students will be introduced to elements of dance compostion. Each student will explore his/her own movement invention and discover tools for manipulation the dance material in preparation for crafting a complete work. While contemporary and ballet styles will be stressed, the experience will apply to all forms of dance. This series is encouraged to created a nurturing environment for discovering creativity and learning the basics of choreographic craft. 

May , 2015

Falls Church Festival

Mon, 05-25-2015

More Details TBA.  

Studio CLOSED for Memorial Holiday

Mon, 05-25-2015

BalletNova Studios are CLOSED. Make-ups are available within the same semester.

June , 2015

Technique Demonstration (Pre-professional Levels)

Sun, 06-07-2015

BalletNova's Pre-professional levels Junior, Senior and Conservatory Divisions present an end-of-year student performance.

June 7, 2015
3:00 pm
Washington - Lee High School
(date and location subject to change)

More details TBA.

In-Studio Performance - Youth and Teen Classes

Sat, 06-13-2015

BalletNova's Youth and Teen Classes present an in-studio performance!

June 13, 2015
5:30 pm and 7:00 pm  
Tickets to these performances are $5 per person ages 3 and up.
Due to the large number of students and limited seating availability, tickets are required. We encourage you to purchase tickets in advanced and request that you attend one or the other (not both) performances so we can accommodate everyone. Tickets will be available for purchase starting May 20th. 
There will be 2 performances that all classes will dance in, as there are over 100 kids involved in this performance, and we cannot seat all families in just 1 performance.  
rehearsal schedule and more details TBA.

In-Studio Performance - Adults

Fri, 06-19-2015

Adult Division Classes perform in Studio F. More details to follow.