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CALENDAR OF EVENTS AND IMPORTANT DATES

2013-2014 RAFA CALENDAR

 

AUGUST

Saturday, August 17th

8AM – Auditions for BAHBT’s The Nutcracker at RAFA
2PM – Auditions for RAFA’s Broadway Studio Workshop “RAFA on Broadway”

Monday, August 19th

RAFA Fall Classes Begin

Friday August 23rd

8-10PM – Helen Mason Scholarship Workshop #1

Saturday August 24th

2PM – Callbacks for The Nutcracker
7-9PM - Helen Mason Scholarship Workshop #2

Sunday, August 25th

6PM – Preludes Kick Off Performance at RAFA.  Free and open to the public.

Friday August 30th

8-10PM - Helen Mason Scholarship Workshop #3

Saturday August 31st

Scholarship Auditions
Nutcracker Meeting

SEPTEMBER

Thursday, September 5th

7PM – BAHBT Kick off at Space Center Houston

Saturday, September 28th

2PM & 7:30 – RAFA’s Broadway Studio Workshop Production RAFA on Broadway

Sunday, September 29th

2PM - RAFA’s Broadway Studio Workshop Production RAFA on Broadway

OCTOBER

Monday, October 14th

Commitment / Program Fee Due for RAFA’s Formal Production of Alice in Wonderland

Friday, October 18th – Sunday, October 20th

BAHBT presents Coppelia at the University of Houston, Clear Lake’s Bayou Theatre

Thursday, October 31st

HALLOWEEN – RAFA WILL hold classes.  Students may wear their costumes as long as they do not prohibit them from participating in class.

NOVEMBER

November 4th – 8th

Measurements taken for Alice in Wonderland costumes during class times.

Friday, November 8th

Alice in Wonderland Costume Deposit Due

Saturday, November 16th

5-7PM – New Student Auditions for Students Starting in January

Saturday, November 23rd

8AM – BAHBT’s Breakfast with the Sugar Plum Fairy at South Shore Harbour

Wednesday November 27th – Saturday November 30th

NO RAFA Classes or Office Hours in observance of Thanksgiving
ALL BAHBT rehearsals will take place

DECEMBER

Friday, December 6th – Sunday, December 8th and Friday, December 13th – Sunday, December 15th

BAHBT’s The Nutcracker at the University of Houston, Clear Lake’s Bayou Theatre

Friday December 20th – Sunday, December 22nd

BAHBT’s The Nutcracker at Baytown’s Lee College

Friday, December 20th

Last Day of RAFA Fall Classes

Monday December 23rd, 2013– Saturday, January 4th, 2014

RAFA Winter Holidays
NO RAFA classes will take place.  RAFA office hours will be amended, please check the home page, Facebook and voice mail for specific dates and times.

2014

JANUARY

Monday, January 6th, 2014

RAFA Classes and normal office hours resume.

Saturday, January 11th

2-5PM – Auditions for the Spring Broadway Studio Workshop The Little Mermaid, Jr

FEBRUARY

Saturday, February 1st

Bye Bye Birdie Auditions

Sunday, February 2nd

Bye Bye Birdie Callbacks

Friday February 14th – Sunday February 16th and Friday February 21st  - Sunday February 23rd

BAHBT’s A Stroll Down Abbey Road – BAHBT and the Beatles at RAFA’s Oliver Theatre

MARCH

March 1st & 2nd and March 8th & 9th

RAFA’s BSW production of The Little Mermaid, Jr

Monday, March 10th – Saturday, March 15th

RAFA’s Spring Break.
NO RAFA classes will be held. Amended office hours TBA.  BAHBT WILL hold rehearsals for Bye Bye Birdie.

Monday, March 17th

RAFA Classes and Normal Office Hours Resume

Thursday, March 20th – Sunday, March 23rd

BAHBT at RDA Festival in Dallas, TX

Friday, March 21st

RAFA Summer Intensive Deposit Due (Summer Intensive is a requirement for all Preludes and BAHBT company members)

APRIL

Friday, April 11th – Sunday, April 13th

BAHBT presents Bye Bye Birdie at the University of Houston, Clear Lake’s Bayou Theatre

Friday, April 18th – Saturday, April 19th

NO RAFA classes or office hours in observance of the Easter / Passover holiday.

MAY

Monday, May 5th – Friday, May 9th

1st Alice in Wonderland costume check during class time

Saturday, May 10th

9AM – Graded Division Choreography Exhibition at RAFA.  Free and open to the public.

Saturday, May 17th

6PM – RAFA Awards Ceremony

Monday, May 19th – Friday, May 23rd

Class Portraits by JPamela.com during class time.
2nd Alice in Wonderland costume check during class time.

Saturday, May 24th

Last day of RAFA classes
TBA Alice in Wonderland Rehearsal

Monday, May 26th

TBD Alice in Wonderland Main Character Rehearsal

Tuesday, May 27th

4:30-9PM Studio Rehearsal (classroom attire is appropriate) for Saturday performance* of Alice in Wonderland at RAFA
*You will be notified if your student is performing in the Saturday, May 31st 6PM performance OR the Sunday, June 1st 2PM performance OR BOTH.

Wednesday, May 28th

4:30-9PM Studio Rehearsal (classroom attire is appropriate) for Sunday performance* of Alice in Wonderland  AT RAFA
*You will be notified if your student is performing in the Saturday, May 31st 6PM performance OR the Sunday, June 1st 2PM performance OR BOTH.

Friday, May 30th

5PM – Dress Rehearsal for Saturday Performance at The 1894 Grand Opera House in Galveston, TX

Saturday, May 31st

10AM – Dress Rehearsal for Sunday Performance at The 1894 Grand Opera House in Galveston, TX
5PM – CALL for a 6PM Performance of Alice in Wonderland

JUNE

Sunday, June 1st

1PM – CALL for a 2PM Performance if Alice in Wonderland

Monday, June 2nd

RAFA Closed

Tuesday, June 3rd

Prelude / BAHBT Company Auditions
4:30PM – 12 and UNDER
6PM – 13 & OLDER
Dancer MUST be 13 ON June 3rd to audition on 6PM.  Please do not request to attend the 6PM audition if you are NOT 13 ON June 3rd.

Thursday, June 5th

5-6:30PM – Prelude / BAHBT Company Meeting

Monday, June 9th – Saturday, June 14th

Prelude Intensive Rehearsal Week
**THIS REHEARSAL PERIOD IS MANDATORY TO BE A PRELUDE.  IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND THIS REHEARSAL PERIOD YOU CANNOT BE IN THE PREDLUDES.

 

 

 

 
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