Contemporary Ballet Dallas, founded in 2000 by SMU dance alumnae, is a local professional dance company performing a diverse repertoire of modern, ballet, and jazz influenced works to inspire the North Texas community. The company's progressive, diverse & contemporary style combines with a variety of music genres engaging a broader audience.


The School was founded in July of 2005 by SMU dance alumnae to promote a higher quality of dance education and fitness for persons of all ages and skill levels in a positive and fun learning environment. The School of CBD offers training by instructors with extensive professional experience. Adult dance & fitness and Children’s dance programs are offered.


View all of the services that we offer and schedules here! On-going Adult dance classes, Adult Basics Beginner Series, Adult fitness classes, Children’s dance classes, Summer Camps & Classes, gift certificates & more!


Help us reach our 2016 Goal! Raising 100 supporters that give $100 each!
Your donation goes towards the following programs and helps maintain the company:
Outreach, Dancer salaries, Dancer’s pointe shoes, Administrative costs. Production costs including theater rental, costumes, props, production crew, and lighting design.
No amount is too small!

Upcoming Events

Fall Concert

Fall Concert

Oct 27, 8:00pm - Oct 28, 8:00pm

Latino Cultural Center
2600 Live Oak St
Dallas, TX  75204 Map

CBD opens the season of concert dance with our Fall Dance Concert October 27-28, 2016, 8:00pm, at the Latino Cultural Center. The Fall Dance Concert features WORLD Premieres from Guest Choreographers, Terrill Mitchell & Jennifer Mabus! Jennifer’s work, Through the Storm, is in three sections and set to moving music by Kronos Quartet, Max Richter & Hilary Hahn. Choreographer Lea Zablocki is restaging her work, Lyra, set to Samuel Barber's moving Adagio for Strings. Terrill's premiere, Fremb, is technically demanding and athletic work! Finally, Paula-Ulery Reynolds is premiering a stunning & sophisticated duet set to original music by composer Mark Landson!... See MoreSee Less


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