***Important notice regarding June Recital date: The 2020 IDC Recital is on SATURDAY, JUNE 6! We will have one additional week of dance classes following the recital, running June 8-13.  Please see details below in the calendar.  More details on all listed events can be found in the complete “ 2019-20 IDC Program Guide” on your parent portal under “Shared Files”.

Below is the IDC Full-Season calendar. This lists all of the important dates and events scheduled throughout the season (September 16, 2019 – June 13, 2020).  We publish this full schedule early so that you can add these important dates to your calendars well in advance in order to avoid potential conflicts.  Please read carefully and notate the important dates on your calendars at the start of the season.

Download and print the calendar HERE.


The 2019-20 IDC Year At-a-Glance

September 16: IDC Dance classes begin.  Recital costume fees posted to all IDC online accounts.

September 30: IDC Fitness Program launches! Yoga and Barre classes Monday-Friday at 5:30 am and noon

October 19, 4:00-5:00 PM: IDC Parent Welcome Meeting at the IDC Studio, especially for new families

November 23: Last day of IDC classes before Thanksgiving Week Holiday.

November 25-December 1: Thanksgiving Week Holiday, no IDC classes.

November 30: Last day to pay recital costume fees before $20 late fee applies.

December 2: IDC classes resume.

December 2-21: Costume measurements taken during classes.

December 16-21: December Showings Week! Parents, friends and other family members are invited to our December Showings performances in the dance studio during the last 10 minutes of regular class times.

December 23, 2019 – January 5, 2020: 2-Week Winter Holiday, no IDC classes.

January 6: IDC Classes resume.

January 15: Absolute last day to pay recital costume fees – $20 late fee will be charged on all fees paid after Nov 30, 2019.

February (date & location TBA): Mid-Winter Performance by the IDC Intermediate – Advanced students.

March 16: Cast lists with dress rehearsal dates posted. Please check dates carefully – attendance at all dress rehearsals is mandatory. Exact times for each class will be announced at the Parent Recital Meeting on April 26.

March 23 – 29: Spring Break Week, no IDC classes.

March 30: IDC Classes resume

March – May: Costume fittings in classes.

April 26, 4-5 pm: Parent Recital Meeting at the IDC Studio. Detailed recital dress rehearsal schedules announced.  Tickets, pictures, advance orders and all other recital-related information discussed.

April 27: Recital tickets and advance orders for program ads and flowers go on sale online.

May 16-17: Picture Days at the IDC Studio.

May 17: Last day to order recital program ads and flowers online.

May 25: Memorial Day. No classes at the IDC Studio.

May 26 – June 1: Classes meet at regular class times.  Please note that this includes Monday, June 1!

June 2 – June 6: IDC Recital Week! Instead of regular classes, dress rehearsals for staging, finales and lighting will be held Tuesday-Friday at the IDC Studio and/or the Elsinore Theatre.

June 6: Final onstage rehearsal at the Elsinore Theatre

June 6, 6:30 PM: IDC Spring Dance Recital at the Elsinore Theatre. Magic will be in the air!

June 8-13: Last week of IDC classes for 2019-20 Season!