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Calendar & Dress Code

2022 - 2023 School Year

Marin Dance Theatre 2022-2023 Calendar

Semester Schedule & Tuition Due Dates

First day of school – Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Last day of school – Friday, June 2, 2023
1st Semester

 
Tuesday, September 6, 2022 – Saturday, January 28, 2023
(17 weeks of instruction)
Tuition Due Date: Monday, August 22, 2022
2nd Semester

 
Monday, January 30, 2023 – Friday, June 2, 2023
(17 weeks of instruction)
Tuition Due Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Holidays & Breaks

1st Semester



 
Tuesday, Nov. 22 – Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022 (Thanksgiving Break)
Monday, Dec. 12, 2022 - Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023 (Winter Break)
(Winter break for school; rehearsals & performances Dec. 12 - 18 for those performing in Sophie & the Enchanted Toyshop on Dec. 17 & 18)
Monday, Jan. 16, 2023 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday)
2nd Semester
 
Monday, Feb. 20, 2023 (President's Day Holiday)
Monday, April 10 – Sunday, April 16, 2023 (Spring Break)

Performance & Event Dates

Sophie and the Enchanted Toyshop: Saturday, December 17 & Sunday, December 18, 2022
14th Annual MDT "Raise the Barre" Dance-a-thon Fundraiser: Date TBD
Springfest Performance: May 2023
Young Dancer Year-End Performance: Saturday, June 3, 2023
Summer 2023 Programs: Dates TBD

Click to download a PDF copy of the calendar.

 
 
 

Marin Dance Theatre Dress Code

Class Uniforms by Level

ALL LEVELS
Dancers should not wear jewelry to class, which includes no dangling earrings or other loose jewelry, no visible tattoos (temporary or permanent), and no body piercings (pierced ears with posts are ok). Dancer's hair must be put neatly in a ballet bun or pulled back off the face if it's too short for a bun.

When the studios are cold and warm-ups are needed, dancers should wear solid black, navy or dark grey fitted long-sleeve sweater, shirt or non-hooded zipper jacket. Solid color leg warmers may be worn. Junior 5 through Senior level dancers may wear an optional solid black "bullet pointe" brand skirt. Please note that this is the only approved skirt that may be worn. Teachers may ask for the skirts to be removed to see alignment.

 

GROWN-UP AND ME
Girls: Mirella girls cap sleeve pale pink leotard, style # M515CD or SoDanca Princess cut cap sleeve light pink leotard, style # D-156, or Trissie cap sleeve pink leotard, style # SL13, white socks, and pink ballet slippers. Boys: Black shorts, white t-shirt, white socks, and black ballet slippers. Hair should be pulled back off the face and neck. Grown-ups can wear comfortable clothing.

INTRODUCTION TO BALLET 1, 1/2 & 2
Girls: Mirella girls cap sleeve pale pink leotard, style # M515CD or SoDanca Princess cut cap sleeve light pink leotard, style # D-156, or Trissie cap sleeve pink leotard, style # SL13, white socks, and pink ballet slippers. Boys: Black shorts, white t-shirt, white socks, and black ballet slippers. Hair should be pulled back off the face and neck.

PRE-BALLET 1 & 2
Girls: Mirella girls cap sleeve pale pink leotard, style # M515CD or SoDanca Princess cut cap sleeve light pink leotard, style # D-156, or Trissie cap sleeve pink leotard, style # SL13, white socks, and pink ballet slippers. Boys: Black shorts, white t-shirt, white socks, and black ballet slippers. Hair should be in a neat ballet bun.

ELEMENTARY 1 & 2
Girls: Mirella girls cap sleeve black leotard, style # M515CD or So Danca Princess cut cap sleeve black leotard, style # D-156, pink tights, and pink ballet slippers. Boys: Black shorts, white t-shirt, white socks, and black ballet slippers. Hair should be in a neat ballet bun.

 

JUNIOR 1, 2, 3 & 4
Girls: Mirella black camisole leotard, style # 207C or M207L or Bloch girl's essential black camisole leotard style #CL5607, pink tights, and pink ballet slippers. Boys: Black tights, white t-shirt, and black ballet slippers.

JUNIOR 5A, 5B, 5C & SENIOR
Girls: Dancers must choose from these choices of leotards: Mirella black camisole leotard style #M207L, Bloch essential black camisole leotard style #L5607, Wear Moi black tank leotard "Fasutine" #WM238, Wear Moi black tank leotard "Mabel" #WM185, Capezio black princess tank leotard style #CC202. Dancers are also required to have pink tights and pink ballet slippers. Boys: Black tights, white t-shirt, and black ballet slippers.

 

Marin Dancewear in Novato carries all MDT attire and shoes. You can purchase items from Marin Dancewear at 5420 Nave Dr. Ste. 5, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 895-9090. Alternatively, attire can be purchased online at discountdance.com or by googling the brand and style #.