August 21st, 2017: Fall Classes & Courses Start

Sept 16th, 2017 3-6pm DAMPA Open House Saturday

October 8th, 2017 @ 1pm – 5pm: Dancer’s Network
Location: Collin College Preston Ridge Campus
9700 Wade Blvd, Frisco, Texas 75035

October 13th, 2017: Open Mic Night – SOLD OUT

October 28th, 2017:
Heart and Souls Tap Company performs at “Fright Night-Lite”
The Eisemann Center at The Bank of America Theatre.

Tickets Available for purchase online, by phone, or in person at the Eisemann Center

Elf Jr
Thursday, November 9th at 7:00pm
Friday, November 10th at 7:00pm
Saturday, November 11th at 2:00pm and 7:00pm
Sunday, November 12th at 2pm

Heathers the Musical, High School Edition
Thursday, November 16th at 7:00pm
Friday, November 17th at 7:00pm
Saturday, November 18th at 2:00pm and 7:00pm
Sunday, November 19th at 2pm

November 12th, 2017 – Fall DMTA Theory Testing at SMU

November 19th, 2017: Snider Plaza Holiday Tree Lighting 3:00 PM 

November 22nd, 2017 Wednesday through November 25th, 2017 Saturday: Thanksgiving Break – CLOSED

December 2nd, 2017 at 6:00PM – 9:00PM: DAMPA Holiday Recital Sammons Center for the Arts. [Location: Click Here]

December 9th, 2017 – DMTA Sonatina Festival at Lake Highlands Methodist Church

December 10th, 2017: Last Day of Fall Courses/Classes (*private lessons continue*)

December 18th, 2017: DAMPA Heart & Soles Tap Company and Rhythmic Souls Tap Company’s NUTCRACKER SHOW @ Plaza Arts Center
Evening Performance

December 22nd, 2017 Friday through January 1st, 2018 Monday: Winter Break – CLOSED


January 2nd, 2018: Private Lessons Resume

January 8th, 2018: Spring Semester Starts (*Group classes/courses resume*)

Annie Jr.
Auditions: January 10th at 4:30pm-9:00pm
Tech Rehearsal: April 16th – April 18th, 4:30pm – 9:00pm
Performances at Plaza Arts Theatre
Thursday, April 19th at 7:00pm
Friday, April 20th at 7:00pm
Saturday, April 21st at 2:00pm and 7:00pm
Sunday, April 22nd at 2pm & 5pm

January 23rd, 2018 : Spring SemesterDAMPA Conservatory Academic Program

February 2nd, 2018 – Friday at 6:00pm – 8:00pm – Master Class with Brienna Ruelas
Location: DAMPA Studio B, 6705 Hillcrest Ave

February 3rd & 4th: DAMPA Open Mic Night!

Head over Harmony 💕
A night of Jazz, Blues, and R&B

Ages: 13+ years
When: February 3rd at 5:30pm
Where: Opening Bell Coffee

Ages: 12 years and under
When: February 4th at 3pm
Where: Studio B, DAMPA

March 12th – March 16th, 2018: Spring Break – CLOSED

March 24th, 2018: Deadline for Achievement Auditions Registration

April 21st: Achievement Auditions

Open Mic Night April 7th at 5:30pm at Opening Bell Coffee, ages 13 and up
April 8th at 3pm at Studio B, ages 12 and under

May 10th – 13th, 2018 – Pippin the Musical
Auditions: Saturday, January 13th at 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Tech Rehearsal: May 7th, 8th, and 9th, 4:30pm – 9:00pm
Location: Performances at Trinity River Arts Theatre
Thursday, May 10th at 7:00pm
Friday, May 11th at 7:00pm
Saturday, May 12th at 2:00pm and 7:00pm
Sunday, May 13th at 2:00pm

Stranger Things & More Hits from the 80’s Summer Recital

Sunday, June 3rd
Bishop Lynch High School, McGonigle Theatre
Dress Rehearsal: 10:00AM-1PM
Showtime: 2:00pm

Session 1: June 18th to June 29th

Musical Theatre Camp  Sign Up Today
Brushes and Beats – Music and Art Camp  Sign Up Today
Summer Strummers Beginner Guitar Camp  Sign Up Today
Improv Through Play Sign Up Today

July 1-July 8th : Closed for Summer Break

Session 2: July 9th to July 20th

Musical Theatre Camp  Sign Up Today
Brushes and Beats – Music and Art Camp  Sign Up Today

Session 3: July 23rd to August 8th

Musical Theatre Camp  Sign Up Today
Brushes and Beats – Music and Art Camp  Sign Up Today
Summer Strummers Beginner Guitar Camp  Sign Up Today
We Got the Beat! Drum Camp Sign Up Today


January 3, 2017: Spring Courses, Classes and Private Lessons Resume

February 5th, 2017: Open Mic Night 6-9PM, Studio B

February 6th, 2017: Willy Wonka Auditions 5PM, Studio B

February 11th, 2017: Open Mic Night 6-8pm, Studio B, 6705 Hillcrest Avenue

March 13th-19th, 2017: Spring Break (no courses or classes but private lessons continue), Courses resume on March 20th

March 30th, 2017: Chick Singer Night Presented by Dallas Academy of Music at House of Blues

April 22nd, 2017: Open Mic Night Studio B 6-9PM

April 23rd and April 30th, 2017 Improv Workshop with Chad Kline

May 3rd, 2017: Semester Courses & Classes End.

May 6th, 2017 (Saturday): The Achievement Auditions

May 7th, 2017 (Sunday) at 2:00pm: Giuseppe Sciuto Flute Recital
SMU Meadows School of Arts
6101 Bishop Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75275

May 12-13th, 2017: Written Theory Exams

Willy Wonka, Jr. the Musical at KD Studio, Black Box Theatre, 2600 N. Stemmons Frwy Suite 117 Dallas, TX 75207
May 11th, Thursday at 7:00PM – SOLD OUT

May 12th, Friday  at 7:00PM – SOLD OUT

Limited Tickets available for Sat and Sun

May 13th, Saturday at 2:00PM & 7:00PM
May 14th, Sunday at 2:00PM


May 21st, 2017 (Sunday): Spring Recital, SMU O’Donnell Hall 1:00pm-5:00pm

Royal Conservatory performance exams at DAMPA
May 31st, Wednesday
June 1st, Thursday

May 29th, Monday
Spring Memorial Day
Offices closed but school open for lessons

June 19th: Summer Camps & Summer Courses Begin

June 24th, 2017: Open Mic Night Studio B 6-9PM   – POSTPONED – NEW DATE TBD

July 3rd, Monday and July 4th, Tuesday: Summer Break – CLOSED

Into The Woods
Auditions: Monday, July 10th   (Registration CLOSED)
Rehearsals start: Monday, July 17th
Show Dates: Thursday-Sunday, August 3rd-6th Purchase Tickets HERE

August 12th, 2017: DAMPA Toe Jam Tap Company Auditions
Register HERE


1/3/2016: Lessons Resume

1/3/2016:1/18/2016: Honor Roll Begins

2/6/2016: DMTA Jazz/Pop Contest/Festival

2/13/2016: TMTA Spring Theory Test

3/6/2016: Spring Break

3/13/2016: Lessons Resume

3/17/2016: Dallas Alumnae Club of Pi Beta Phi Easter Egg Hunt

3/21-3/26/2016: Musical Ladder Achievement Testing Week

3/28/2016: Musical Ladder Results Due + Bracelet Distribution to students

4/17-5/16/2016: Recital Approval Period

4/23/2016: Last Day to complete Keyboard Olympics *Students will be rewarded through wristband system.

5/6/2016: DEADLINE for Recital Changes

5/7/2016: Last Day for Honor Roll

5/7-8/16/2016: Achievement Auditions

5/13-5/14/2016: Music Development Program: Theory Exams

5/15/2016: May Awards Recital

5/21/2016: Last Day of Lessons for Spring Semester

5/21-5/22/2016: Music Development Program: Practical Exams

5/26/16: Chick Singer Night – House of Blues

5/31/2016: Summer Lessons + Classes Begin

6/6/2016: Summer Camps + Musical Theatre Intensives Begin

6/19/2016: Open Mic Night “Jazz Greats” at Opening Bell Coffee 4-6pm

6/20-6/25/2016: Musical Ladder Achievement Testing Week

6/27/2016: Musical Ladder Results Due + Bracelet Distribution to students

6/28/2016: June Themed Showcase for Summer Camps

7/30/2016: North Park Mall, DAMPA Students Perform 1-2:30pm

August 4: Pro Tools Master Workshop with Keith Compton

August 15: Straight from New York, Marisha Wallace Musical Theatre Workshop, 4pm – 7pm, Concert 7:30pm – 8:30pm

Aug 19, 20 and 21st: Ed Johnston & Wendy Welch Adult Masters Class Acting Workshop

August 22nd: Fall classes and courses resume

August 27th: 
11:00AM – 1:30PM:  Chris Rodriguez Guitar Master Workshop
4:30PM – 6:00PM: Chris Rodriguez Concert
7:00PM – 8:30PM: Chris Rodriguez Concert

September 12th: School of Rock Rehearsals Begin

Sept 19-23rd: Musical Ladder Testing

September 23rd – 24th: An Evening Of Love & Remembrance

October 7th: Friday Night Parent’s Night Out/Kids Karaoke Night

November 11th: Ensemble Concert, Bishop Lynch High School, 1:00pm-5:00pm

November 13th – 16th: School of Rock Tech Week

November 20th (Sunday): Snider Plaza Christmas Tree Lighting, 1:00pm-6:00pm

School of Rock Show Dates, Teatro Theatre Dallassold-out-banner-1
Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 7pm
Friday, November 18, 2016 at 7pm
Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 2pm & 7 pm
Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 2pm

November 24 & 25, 2016, Thursday & Friday:  Closed for Thanksgiving
**private lessons may be coordinated with your teachers**

Dec 5-9th: Musical Ladder Testing

December 9th: Last Day of Fall Courses (*private lessons continue*)

December 11th: Holiday Singing Ensembles Perform at Add Wipe Out Kids Cancer

The Tribute At The Colony: The Colony Golf Club
1000 Lebanon Rd, The Colony, TX 75056

11:45am-12:15pm (Musical Munchkins, younger singing group)
12:15pm-1pm (Rock the Note, older singing group)


December 18th: Holiday Recital, SMU O’Donnell Hall, 1:00-5:00PM

December 25th and December 26th: School Closed for Christmas Break (*no private lessons*)

December 30th through January 2nd: for New Year’s Break (no private lessons)