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.
August 15 First tuition payment and Dressing Room fee due 
(late after Aug. 31, a late fee will be assessed)
August 28 First Day of Classes
September 2 No classes
September 4 Labor Day—no classes
October 1 “In His Presence” – 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 2023-24 season
Last day to withdraw without full-year tuition obligation
November 10 Veterans’ Day observed—no classes
November 20 Classes meet regular schedule
November 21–25 Thanksgiving Holidays—no regular classes
December 10 Briarwood Ballet’s Christmas program – 6:00 p.m. Briarwood Worship Center
December 12–January 2 Christmas Break
January 3, 2024 Classes resume
January 8 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 15 Martin Luther King Day—no classes
February 2 Father/Daughter Banquet for K4-5th grade Briarwood Ballet students
February 19 Presidents’ Day—no classes
March 25-30 Spring Break
Week of April 15 3-year-old & Tap/Jazz year-end programs
April 26
April 27
Jr. Performance dress rehearsals
Jr. Performances – 1:30 for K4/K5, 3:30 for 1st/2nd grades
End of classes for K4 – 2nd grade
Week of May 6 Sr. Performance Production Week: 3rd-grade classes & up
May 11 Sr. Performances 2:30 & 7:00 p.m.
May 12 (Mother’s Day) Sr. Performance 2:30 p.m.
June 18 8:00 a.m. Registration for 204-25 classes opens for Current & Summer 2023 students
June 18 1:00 p.m. Open Registration for 2024-25 begins



2200 Briarwood Way
Birmingham, AL 35243 (Google Map)