2019-2020 Calendar

INCLEMENT WEATHER CLOSINGS: Halestone Dance Studio follows the Lexington City School closings for inclement weather only. Cancelled classes will be rescheduled if possible.  

CLASSES ARE NOT CANCELLED for Lexington City or Rockbridge County teacher work-days or minor holidays. 

The 2019-2020 Season of Dance – our 42nd year!

  • August 16,  Halestone Community Fun Day and Open House, 722 S. Main Street, 4:00-6:00
  • August 19, First Day of Classes
  • August 24,  Rockbridge Community Festival
  • September 2, Classes cancelled for Labor Day
  • September 20, Arts of Lexington Block Party
  • October 31, Regular Classes Cancelled for Halloween
  • November 27-30, Thanksgiving Break
  • December 22January 5, Winter Break
  • January 6, First day of classes after winter break
  • April 6-12, Spring Break
  • April 20-24, Rehearsals for Year End Performance
  • April 25, 26Year End Performance
  • May 10, Last Day of Classes

Other important dates:

  • Dance Calendar Year, August 19th – May 10th
  • Tuition Payments Due, the 15th of each month, August 15th – April 15th
  • First Quarter, August 19 – October 20
  • Second Quarter, October 21 – December 21 (no class Nov 27-30)
  • Third Quarter, January 6 – March 8
  • Fourth Quarter, March 9 – May 10


The Halestone Foundation enriches the Rockbridge area by providing access to quality dance experiences and education in nurturing environments. We foster the creative process, artistic excellence, and joy.  We empower individuals and communities to make, perform, and experience original dance as a theoretical, technical, and expressive art.

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The Halestone Foundation

The Halestone Foundation is a non-profit organization that houses Halestone Dance Studio and its community outreach.

We are led by a volunteer board: Ann Courtney - President, Joel Kuehner - VP, Jess Sullivan, Don Henk, Daniel Hinkle, Stephanie Hodde and Nina Whitehead - members at large.
If you have questions about being a member of the board please contact the board at halestonedance@gmail.com


Halestone Dance Studio is handicap accessible, with a cement ramp to the door and a wheel-chair accessible bathroom.

We endeavor to make all of our events and classes accessible to all who desire to be there. Please contact us if you need a particular accommodation for one of our events.

Get in Touch

Artistic Director, Mauri Connors

Main Email

Phone: (540) 463-7444

Mailing Address: 
P.O. Box 1583 
Lexington, Virginia 24450