January 15, 2016
Mark Your Calendars!
Important Dates for 2016 

January 18th - Martin Luther King Day  Classes Will be Held at SMSD
February 1st & 2nd -  Groundhog Day Classes Will be Held at SMSD
February 6th -  Father Daughter Dance
February 15th -  Presidents' Day  Classes Will be Held at SMSD
March 5thGirls Night Out 
March 14th-19th - Spring Break  No Classes Held
March 25th & 26th - Easter Weekend  Classes Will be Held at SMSD
April 4th-9th - Parent Observation Days
April 9th - Girls Night Out 
May 14th - Troupe SMSDance Spring Show 2016 
May 21st - Mesa Studio Demonstration 
May 28th - Last day of classes at SMSD
June 3rd & 4th - Plaza 183 Studio Dress Rehearsal 
June 4th & 5th  - Plaza 183 Studio Recitals 
Father Daughter Dance  
Hosted by Troupe SMSDance
February 6th, 2016 
Balcones Country Club 

Registration is now open and can be done online or turned in to the SMSD office no later than January 29th! Cost is $50 per couple (Dad & Daughter) and each additional daughter is $10 extra. This includes a pasta buffet dinner, dancing and a Father Daughter picture. There will also be a silent auction with awesome baskets to bid on. 
Inclement Weather Notice 

In the case of bad weather and AISD closes school or cancels after school activities, we too at SMSD are closed. If you have any doubts, you can check our website at  www.smsdance.com  or call the studio at  512.345.1284 . These classes cannot always be made up because of time restraints during the week, but we can suggest a class for you to come to.  
Mesa Studio Demonstration 2016
Saturday, May 21st 
Hyde Park High School 

Mark your calendars for the 2016 Mesa Studio Demonstration! It will be held during the day on Saturday, May 21st at Hyde Park High School. Exact times TBA. 

The Demonstration Fee of $30 per Family was due no later than January 10th.
 If you have not already paid this, please be sure to do so ASAP. If you are set up on recurring payments for tuition, the Demo Fee will be drafted from your account in the next week. 

Please be on the lookout for more information regarding the Demonstration in early February! 
Plaza Studio Recital 2016 
Saturday & Sunday, June 4th and 5th 
Westlake Performing Arts Center
Thank you to those of you who have paid your Recital Fee! If you haven't already done so, please be sure to pay the Recital Fee of $60 per family ASAP, as it was due on January 10th. If you are set up on auto payments, the fee will automatically draft from your account in the next week. This fee includes 2 tickets and event programs.

 Please be on the look out for more information regarding Recital, Dress Rehearsal and tickets available for purchase in the coming months.
Shirley McPhail School of Dance |  Email | Website
Mesa Studio  | 8020 Mesa Drive | 512-345-1284
Plaza Studio | 13450 N. Hwy 183, Suite 234 | 512-258-3793