SBDA offers not only a wide-range of studio dance forms, performing an annual recital to showcase dancers' hard work and talents, but we also present an annual production of The Nutcracker.

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Please click to view each of these short videos,  showcasing SBDA's studio atmosphere and course offerings, as well as the Nutcracker experience.

Visit our Classes page for more info on our current offerings and schedule, and the Nutcracker page for more info about how you and your family can be involved!

Masking Update: as of June 15 & what this means for recital showcase

Filming Week Prep Checklist

Filming Prep details: everything Recital-Showcase week explained

"Opportunity Draw" Raffle Basket fundraiser

Recital Showcase: Makeup instructions

Recital Costume Distribution & Care

Recital Sponsorship & Advertising 

Showcase Season Update, 1-month out from filming!

Recital Showcase: Program Cover Art Contest 

Recital Season: Program & Big-Screen Ads/Sponsorship & Shout-Outs

Recital-Showcase Update: Filming-Venue Change!

Mommy & Me Dance Week: May 3-8

Recital Update: Volunteer Sign Ups & Filming scheduling

Recital T-Shirt Orders due Mar. 27; Spring Break Mar. 27-Apr. 4

Studio Update: progression to Red Tier and return to hybrid instruction
​                                w/ option for Zoom/virtual instruction & indoor in-person

Studio Update: Classes go to hybrid of Zoom & Outdoors

Studio Update: Classes on zoom until further notice

Recital Update: Costumes, Payments, T-shirt orders


Communication Resources during Recital Season

Recital Planning & Prep for 2021 Season

Return to HYBRID instruction (procedures & protocol for in-person dancing)

Zoom week of Jan. 25-30, troubleshooting

Virtual Distance-Dancing Continues Jan. 18-23

New Year 2021: Changes in Scheduling & Enrollment Details

Updates on how SBDA is impacted/reacting with our times
 -->  Clarification about San Benito County's Purple Tier status as it relates to SBDA (Nov. 16, 2020)

-->  FALL SESSION: location update!

-->  FALL SESSION: in-person & virtual-learning hybrid instruction

-->  SUMMER SESSION: transitioning to outdoor instruction!

-->  Summer Session: rolling with the punches; back to Zoom

-->  Watch Party, Digital Download, and DVD order details

-->  Update: Filming Prep & Scheduling Details

-->  Showcase Season Timeline (date changes, scheduling TBA)

-->  Update: SHOWCASE SEASON: costume pick up, filming, volunteering

-->  Update: plan for June and SHOWCASE SEASON in lieu of recital

-->  Update: May classes, tuition, scholarships

-->  Update: April 19: SBDA services:
merch door delivery, recital shirts, Nutcracker video orders, R

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We offer a full line of classes for ages 3-Adult in:
Classical Ballet, 
Jazz, Tap
Contemporary & Modern styles
​& workout / aerobics

SBDA strives to offer the finest instruction, specializing in classical ballet, while instilling confidence, self-worth, and discipline in the dancer. Classes build technique while in a safe, encouraging environment. We provide a family atmosphere where the focus is on developing a well-rounded individual.

We teach French ballet vocabulary while developing correct form.  Our academy also offers classes for all ages in jazz, tap, lyrical, modern, and tumbling & acro fusion styles. 

(See our classes page to learn more about these styles and our class offerings.)