JOE W. BROWN NORDC CENTER
5601 Read Blvd (New Orleans East)
Enter and continue through the park. The Joe W. Brown NORDC Center is on the right side.
Class Schedule 2016-2017
Monday and Thursday (must attend both days)
4:30-5:30pm Primary Ballet (recommended for ages 6-8)
5:30-6:30pm Level 1 Ballet (recommended for ages 9-14)
* Class locations and schedules are subject to change.
* No audition or prior dance experience necessary.
* Classes are tuition-free and open to all children 6-18.
* Students are placed in the appropriate class based on both age and experience level.
Students must have turned six by September 1, 2016. If your child is 6-7 years old, a copy of their birth certificate is required at registration. Students must be no older than 18 or a senior in high school to participate.
What to Wear
Girls: Black Leotard, Pink Tights, Pink Split-Sole Ballet Shoes
Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Tights, Black Split-Sole Ballet Shoes
Girls: Leotard, Leggings/Running Pants, Sneakers
Boys: T-Shirt, Leggings/Running Pants, Sneakers
Hair: Hair must be neatly pulled back in a bun; no ponytails are allowed.
Students WILL NOT be allowed to participate in class without the required dance attire and neat hair.
Week of September 6, 2016: Fall classes begin
October 31, 2016: Halloween, no classes
November 20–27, 2016: Thanksgiving break, no classes
December 4 or 11, 2016 (3:00pm & 6:00pm): The Nutcracker Suite
December 9, 2016: December Student Showcase
December 10, 2016 – January 2, 2017: Winter break
January 16, 2017: Martin Luther King Day, no classes
February 10-11, 2017: Auditions for 2017 Summer Intensive Programs
February 26 – March 5, 2017: Mardi Gras break, no classes
April 9-17, 2017: Spring break, no classes
May 2,3,4, 2017: May Student Showcases at Lyons NORDC Center(6:30pm each night)
May 21, 2017: Spring Dance Concert at Tulane’s Dixon Hall (7:00pm)
May 19-20, 2017: Auditions for 2017-18 Pre-Professional Program
For more information about our after-school dance classes, please contact NOBA's Education Department
at firstname.lastname@example.org or 504-522-0996, ext. 207.