Important Dates


Registration for School Year 2019-20 begins July 20, 2019

July 20 2019
We are accepting new students for our fabulous School Year Programs until Saturday October 26, 2019.  Most classes fill quickly and although we try to accommodate all new students, we can not guarantee placement in classes until your dancer's registration is completed and tuition paid.  Please click on the Register tab for online registration.

Halloween - Thursday Oct 31, 2019 - Studio CLOSED

October 31 2019
Our dancers are kids too!!  The studio will be closed on Thursday October 31st for Halloween so our dancers can go Trick-or-treating and celebrate with their families!!  Have a SPOOKtacular Halloween!!

Remembrance Day - Nov 11, 2019 - Studio OPEN

November 11 2019
The studio will be OPEN Monday Nov 11, 2019

Parent Viewing Week - Mon Dec 9 - Sat Dec 14, 2019

December 09 2019
Family members are invited into the studio for the last 15 minutes of each class to see what the dancers have been working on.  Bring your cameras and be ready to snap some amazing photos of your dancer!

Cecchetti Ballet Exams - December 16, 2019

December 16 2019
Our Pre-Professional Program dancers will be taking their Cecchetti Ballet exams December 16, 2019 at Defy Gravity.  More information will be sent home as available.

Winter Break - Dec 23, 2019 - Jan 3, 2020 - Studio CLOSED

December 23 2019
The studio will be closed for Winter Break from Monday Dec 23 - Friday Jan 3.  Happy Holidays to one and all!  Classes resume Saturday Jan 4, 2020.

Family Day - Feb 17, 2020 - The studio is OPEN

February 17 2020
The studio is OPEN for Family Day on Monday Feb 17!

Competition Rehearsal - Sunday March 8, 2020

March 08 2020
All PPP and Competitive Dancers will Perform for the panel of DG Faculty to make sure everything is ready for Competition! 🙂  Schedule to follow.  Please reserve this day from 9:00am-4:00pm.

Spring Break ONE WEEK ONLY - Mar 16-22, 2020 - Studio CLOSED

March 16 2020 is out for 2 weeks, but we only take 1 week off of classes at this important time of the studio will be closed from Monday Mar 16 - Sunday Mar 22, 2020 for Spring Break.  Enjoy!

Gravity Dance Competition (PPP1-4 and Co 1 only!) - April 1-3, 2020

April 01 2020
Our PPP 1-4 and Co 1 Groups and Solos/Duos will compete at Gravity Dance Competition in Burnaby this year.  All classes on as scheduled Thursday April 2 and Friday April 3 but the Studio will be closed Wed April 1, 2020.

Good Friday/Easter - Fri April 10 - Mon April 13, 2020 - Studio CLOSED

April 10 2020
The studio will be closed Friday - Monday.  Hoppy Easter 🙂

Synergy Competition - April 21 - 26, 2020 - Studio CLOSED

April 21 2020
Most of our students and teachers will be at the Synergy Competition this week so classes will be cancelled.  This closure has already been calculated into tuition amounts.

Dance Power Competition - May 4-10, 2020 - Studio CLOSED

May 04 2020
Many of our students and teachers will be at the Dance Power Dance Competition this week, therefore classes will be cancelled Monday May 4 - Sunday May 10, 2020.  This closure is already calculated into tuition amounts.

Victoria Day - Friday - Tuesday May 15-19, 2020 - Studio CLOSED

May 15 2020
The studio will be CLOSED Friday - Tuesday for Victoria Day long weekend this year.  Classes resume Wednesday May 20, 2020.  Enjoy your long weekend!

May Long Weekend May 15-19, 2020 - Studio CLOSED

May 15 2020
The studio will be CLOSED Friday May 15 to Tuesday May 19 for the long weekend!

Recital Tickets on sale Sunday May 31, 2020

May 31 2020
Recital tickets will go on sale on Sunday May 31st, 9am-12pm at the studio for our June 26-27 Recitals.  Please note that there are 3 different Recitals - so please check which Recital(s) your dancer(s) are performing in BEFORE you buy tickets!  Tickets are available for purchase by credit card on file or cash only (to speed up the process).  Tickets will be available for sale after May 31st during regular office hours at the studio.  Please note tickets are reserved seating, first come first served and there is a limit of 10 tickets per family per show.  

Cecchetti Ballet Exams - June 2020

June 01 2020
Our Pre-Professional Program dancers will be taking their Cecchetti Ballet exams June 2020 (date TBA) at Defy Gravity.  More information will be sent home as available.

Photo Day - June 6 & 7, 2020

June 06 2020
Photos by our AMAZING Photographer Adrienne at Gemini Visuals happen at DG on Saturday & Sunday June 6 & 7, 2019 from 10am - 5pm.  More information available May 2020.  Check out our DG gallery on Adrienne's website!

Recital Dress Rehearsal - Sunday June 21, 2020

June 21 2020
Dress Rehearsals for Recitals will be held at DG on this day.  More details will be sent home in June 2020.

Recitals & Tech Rehearsals - June 26-27, 2020

June 26 2020
We will hold our 13th Annual Recital at the Richmond Gateway Theatre along with Technical Rehearsals on June 26-27, 2020.  More details to come 🙂

Canada Day Parade at Steveston Salmon Festival - July 1, 2020

July 01 2020
Join us for FUN IN THE SUN at the Annual Canada Day Parade at the Steveston Salmon Festival.  Each year DG Dancers dance their way through the parade to cheers from the crowd.