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Fall 2012

Fri., Aug. 17
8-10 p.m.

First & Third Friday Dance Parties begin

Dance Building /
Memorial Hall

Tues, Aug. 21
7-9 p.m.

Young Choreographers Lab workshop New Dance Theatre, Dance Building
Wed., Aug. 22 Senior Dance Project DANC 4800 & 4900 1st draft due to advisor  
Wed., Aug. 29
10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
2012 Fall Student Activities Fair Tate Plaza
Fri., Aug. 31 Senior Project Proposals DANC 4800 & 4900 2nd draft due (six copies)  
Sat., Sept. 1 UGA Football Season Opener Home (Buffalo)  
Mon., Sept. 3 Labor Day  
Sat., Sept. 8 UGA Football Away (Missouri)  
Mon., Sept. 10 Junior Dance Major Proposal due for Senior Project (if applicable)  
Thurs.-Sat., Sept. 13-15 NASD Annual Meeting - Hilton El Conquistador, Tucson, Arizona  
Sat., Sept. 15 UGA Football Home (Florida Atlantic)  
Sat., Sept. 22 UGA Football Home (Vandy)  
Thurs., Sept. 27 DANC 4800 & 4900 Final Production Calendar due to Bala Sarasvati (photoshoot deadline Friday, Sept. 28)  
Sat., Sept. 29 UGA Football Home (Tenn)  
Tues., Oct 2
7-9 p.m.
YCL Feedback Session New Dance Theatre, Dance Building

Sun., Oct. 7
1:15 p.m.

Community Dance Day

Dance Building

Fri., Oct. 12
4:15-6:15 PM

DANC 4800 & 4900 Showing for Dance Faculty  

Sat.-Sun., Oct. 14-20
4 p.m., 7:30 p.m.

DanceATHENS Dance Festival 2012
Concert on the 20th @ 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Morton Theatre, Washington Street / Downtown Athens

Mon.Wed., Oct. 15-17 Ririe-Woodbury residency > Mon.-Wed. - Master classes in Ballet, Contemp. & Comp; Tues. - Lec/Dem – NDT, 11 & 12:30, Wed. - Brown Bag Discussion – 304, 12:20  

Wed., Oct. 17
8 p.m.

Ririe Woodbury Dance Company Contemporary Repertory Dance Concert

New Dance Theatre, Dance Building

Thurs., Oct 18 Midpoint withdrawl deadline  
Fri.-Sat., Oct. 19-20 Pamola Dance Co. Fall Concert TBD
Fri.-Sun., Oct. 19-21 Tennessee Association of Dance Festival 2012, Chattanooga, Tenn.  
Sat., Oct. 20,
4 & 7 p.m.
Dance Athens 2012 Concert - Morton Theatre Morton Theatre
Sat., Oct. 20 UGA Football (Kentucky)  

Tues., Oct 23,
7-9 p.m.

YCL Adjudication New Dance Theatre, Dance Building
Wed.-Sun., Oct.24-28 NDEO Annual Conference 2012 Kyoto Grand Hotel (soon to be Doubletree), Los Angeles, CA  
Thurs.-Sat., Oct. 25-27 International Association for Dance Medicine and Science Conference, Singapore  
Fri., Oct. 26 Fall Break  
Sat., Oct. 27 UGA Football Georgia/Florida Away  
Mon.-Fri., Oct. 29-Nov. 2 Liz Lerman Residency  
Tues., Oct. 30 Liz Lerman Lecture Miller Learning Center
Sat., Nov. 3 UGA Football Homecoming (Ole. Miss)  
Sun., Nov. 4 Time change: one hour back  

Sat., Nov. 3 - Sun., Nov. 11

Spotlight on the Arts at UGA
Nine-Day Arts Festival

UGA Campus

Thurs.-Sat., Nov. 8-10
8 p.m.

Young Choreographers Series
Senior Concert 2012
Reception following Friday performance

New Dance Theatre, Dance Building

Fri., Nov. 9
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Dance Department Admissions Auditions
Lecture Demonstration, 5 p.m.
Carver Studio

Sat. Nov 10

UGA Football Away (Auburn)  
Sun.-Tues., Nov. 11-13 GAHPERD Annual Convention 2012 - Hilton Savannah/DeSoto Hotel
Kaliedoscope 12th @ 5:30
Sat., Nov 17 UGA Football Home (Georgia Southern)  
Mon.-Fri., Nov. 19-23 Thanksgiving Holiday  
Sat., Nov. 24 UGA Football Home (Georgia Tech)  
Thurs., Nov. 29 Final Juries in Ballet II / Contemporary III  
Fri., Nov. 30 Final Juries in Ballet IV / Contemporary II  

Sat., Dec 1 (tentative)
4 p.m.

Young Choreographers Series
Emerging Choreographers

New Dance Theatre, Dance Building

Mon., Dec 3 Final Juries in Ballet III / Contemporary IV /Jazz II  
Tues., Dec. 4 Classes End (Fall semester) / Classes operate on a Friday schedule  
Wed., Dec 5 Reading Day - DANC 4800 & 4900 Senior Project 1st draft written component due
BA Senior Dance major written project, 1st draft due to advisor, Faculty return 12/7
Thurs.-Wed., Dec.6-12 Finals  
Fri., Dec. 7 Faculty return 1st draft of DANC 4800 & 4900 Written Component  
Mon., Dec. 10
Final (6 copies) Written Component of Senior Project due to faculty  
Tues., Dec. 11 DANC 4900 Senior Project oral meetings -305 time TBD  

Fri., Dec. 14
9:30 a.m.

2012 Fall Commencement Stegeman Coliseum
Mon., Dec. 17
5 p.m.
Grades due  

Spring 2013

Mon., Jan 7 Classes Begin (Spring semester)  
Thurs., Jan 10 Drop ends  
Fri., Jan 11 Add ends  

Tues.-Wed., Jan. 15-16
8 p.m.

State Ballet Theatre of Russia
Performing Arts Center Masterworks*

Fine Arts Theatre, Baldwin Street

Mon., Jan 21 Martin Luther King Day  

Thurs.-Fri., Jan. 24-25

UGA Ballroom Performance Group
Ballroom Magic 2013

New Dance Theatre, Dance Building

Fri., Feb 1.
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Dance Department Admissions Auditions
Lecture demonstration, 12 p.m.
Carver Studio

Wed.-Sat., Feb.27-March 2
8 p.m.

CORE Concert Dance Company
Contemporary & Aerial Dance Concert
Reception following Friday performance

New Dance Theatre, Dance Building

Thurs., Feb. 28 Spring semester midterm  
Fri.-Sun., March 8-10 UGA Ballet Ensemble performance at BalletFest 2013, Joe Mack Wilson Theatre, Southern Polytechnic University, Marietta, Ga.  
Sun., March 10 Time Change, one hour up  
Mon.-Fri., March 11-15 Spring Break  
Tues.-Sat., March 12-16 ACDFA Southeast Regional Festival Conference, University of South Florida (Mid-Atlantic March 13-16 at UNC Greensboro)  
Thurs., March 21 Midpoint withdrawl deadline  

Sun., March 24
7 p.m.

Dancing with the Athens Stars Classic Center
Fri., March 29 Good Friday  
Sun., March 31 Easter Sunday  

Thur.-Sat., Apr. 4-6
8 p.m.
Sun., Apr. 7
2:30 p.m.

Spring Dance Concert 2013
Reception following Friday performance

New Dance Theatre, Dance Building

Mon., April 15
5 p.m.

Applications due for Jarvis, Lampkin, FOD and YCS Scholarships to the dance office  

Wed., April 17

Honors Day Pres. Lunch 2012 Tate Center Grand Hall
Thurs., April 18
4:30-6 p.m.
Dance Scholarship Auditions Carver Studio (272)
Fri.-Sat., April 19-20 or 26-27 Pamola Dance Company Spring Concert - Time & location TBD  
Mon., April 22 Final Juries in Ballet IV / Jazz II  
Tues., April 23 Final Juries in Contemporary III  
Tues.-Sat., April 23-27 SDAHPERD/AAHPERD National Conference, Charlotte, N.C.  
Wed., April 24 Final Juries in Ballet III / Jazz III  
Thurs., April 25 Final Juries in Ballet II / Contemporary IV  
Fri., April 26 Final Juries in Contemporary II  

Mon., April 29

Classes end (Spring semester) / No 4810 Presentations for 2013  

Mon., April 29
7 p.m.

Dance Department year-end party honoring graduating seniors and scholarship recipients Trumps Palm Room
Tues., April 30 Reading Day  
Wed.-Tues., May 1-7 Finals  
Fri., May 10
9:30 a.m.
Spring Commencement Sanford Stadium

Mon., May 13
5 p.m.

Grades due  

Maymester 2013 and Beyond

Tues., May 14 May term classes begin  
Wed., May 15 Drop/Add ends  
Thurs., May 23 May midpoint  
Mon., May 27 Memorial Day  
Tues., May 28 Midpoint withdrawal deadline  
Tues., June 4 May term classes end  
Wed., June 5 May finals  
Thurs., June 6
Summer session I begins  
Fri., June 7
5 p.m.
Grades due  
Mon., June 10 Drop ends  
Tues., June 11 Add ends  

June 16-June 29

Festival Dance Camp Youth Summer Intensive

Dance Building

Thurs., June 19 S.S. I midpoint  
Mon., June 24 S.S. I withdrawal deadline  
Tues., July 2 S.S. I ends  
Wed., July 3 S.S. I finals  
Thurs., July 4 Independence Day  
Mon., July 8 Summer Session II begins  

Wed., July 8
5 p.m.

Grades due  
Tues., July 9 Drop ends  
Wed., July 10 Add ends  
Thurs., July 17 S.S. II Midpoint  
Mon., July 19 S.S. II withdrawal deadline  
Thurs., Aug. 1 S.S. II ends  
Fri., Aug. 2 S.S. II Finals  

Mon., Aug. 5
5 p.m.

Grades due


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