November 2017 Newsletter!

Academy of Music & Dance: Ballard November 2017 Newsletter

Important Dates:

Thanksgiving Closure: November 21-25

Music Theory Lab: Tuesday November 28 5:30-6:30 with Judd

Flavio Cucchi Concert & Master Class: November 11 & 12

Dance Performance Troupe Upcoming Shows: Nov 11 @ Ida Culver House; Nov 18 @ YAW Theater

Costume Charges Withdrawn: December 1

Happy November Academy Families! 

Lots of exciting events happening at the Academy this month. Including...

Your chance to win SIX MONTHS OF FREE LESSONS!

Our Scholarship Essay Contest begins this month, with a deadline of December 1st. One music student and one dance student will win free lessons January to June 2018. New students and current students of all ages are encouraged to enter! Click here to see rules and enter your submission online! 


Italian Guitar Virtuoso Visits the Ballard Academy 

World-renowned classical guitar player Flavio will hold an exclusive concert here at the Academy November 11 @ 7:00pm. Tickets are $20 for students, $25 for non-students. Click here and don't miss your chance to see a fantastic performance with special guest Colt Valenti! 

For you musicians, Flavio will also be teaching a master class November 12 from 2-6pm. Get advice and instruction from the best of the best! Click here to sign up to audit class or perform. 


Dance Performance Troupe Upcoming Shows

Our STAR Program Performance Troupe were a hit at the October 29 Halloween Party! This month we are pleased to announce two more performances for our talented dancers. November 11 they will perform for veterans at Ida Culver house in a special Veteran's Day appreciation ceremony. November 18 the Troupe will be a featured guest of Intredpidus Dance's Season Fundraiser at the popular YAW theater in Georgetown. For information on attending these events, please contact the front desk at 206 240 3408.


Miss A Music Lesson? Come to Music Theory Lab!

Music Theory labs are free group music classes that are fun and chock-full of the backbone of all music lessons- theory! Theory Labs are a great way to make up for lost time if you miss a lesson and will boost your practical knowledge and success on your instrument. This month it is November 28 5:30-6:30pm with Judd. Give us a call to sign up!


Reminder: Costume Charges Withdrawn December 1st

June recital costume charges will be withdrawn in addition to your tuition next month on December 1st. Please note that costume charges posted do not include sales tax, and a 10.1% tax will be added to all costume charges. Feel free to respond to this email or give us a call with any questions!


No Classes for Thanksgiving Break

The Academy will be closed Tuesday November 21 - Saturday November 25 for Thanksgiving break. This closure is already factored into your tuition for the month of November. Enjoy your time off!


Thanks for choosing the Ballard Academy! 

You can respond to this email or give us a call at 206 240 3408

with any questions or concerns you may have. 

See you in classes!