These dates are set by Briarwood Ballet and are not based on any specific school’s calendar.
Briarwood Ballet does not observe a Fall Break.
June 21 8:00 a.m. Registration opens for Current & Summer 2021 students
June 22 8:00 a.m. Open Registration begins
August 15 First tuition payment and Dressing Room fee due 
(late after Sept. 2, a late fee will be assessed)
August 29 First Day of Classes
September 3 No classes
September 5 Labor Day—no classes
September 17 “Be Still My Soul” – Ballet Exaltation in concert with the Birmingham Boys Choir
7:00 p.m. Briarwood Worship Center – ticketed event
October 9 “Be Thou My Vision” – Briarwood Ballet provides Briarwood’s evening service
October 15 Costume/Performance/Media fee due for all ballet students
(late after Oct. 29, a late fee will be assessed)
October 31 Last day to enroll in classes for 2022-23 season
Last day to withdraw without full-year tuition obligation
November 11 Veterans’ Day—no classes
November 21 Classes meet regular schedule
November 22–26 Thanksgiving Holidays—no regular classes
December 11 Briarwood Ballet’s Christmas program – 6:00 p.m. Briarwood Worship Center
December 13–January 2 Christmas Break
January 3, 2023 Classes resume
January 9 Father/Daughter Banquet tickets go on sale 8:00 a.m.
January 15 Second tuition payment due (late after Jan. 29, a late fee will be assessed)
January 16 Martin Luther King Day—no classes
February 3 Father/Daughter Banquet for K4-5th grade Briarwood Ballet students
February 20 Presidents’ Day—no classes
March 27-April 1 Spring Break
April 7 Good Friday—no classes
Week of April 10 3-year-old & Tap/Jazz year-end programs
April 21
April 22
Jr. Performance dress rehearsals
Jr. Performances – 1:30 for K4/K5, 3:30 for 1st/2nd grades
Week of May 1 Sr. Performance Production Week: 3rd-grade classes & up
May 6 Sr. Performances 2:30 & 7:00 p.m.
May 7 (not Mother’s Day) Sr. Performance 2:30 p.m.


2200 Briarwood Way
Birmingham, AL 35243 (Google Map)