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

Bubbles & Ballet

Bubbles & Ballet

Sep 22, 7:30pm - Sep 22, 9:30pm

Sammons Center for the Arts
3630 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX  75219 Map

CBD starts the 2017-2018 season with Bubbles & Ballet!

Join us at the Sammons Center for the Arts on Friday, September 22, 2017 at 7:30pm for samplings of sparkling wines, cava & prosecco paired with foods from around the world! And be entertained as the professional company performs from its repertiore, including Jillian Davis' Temptations and Terrill MItchell's FREMD! You will also catch a sneek peek of a new work in production!

Come mix & mingle with the company, board & dance community for an evening full of Bubbles & Ballet! Reserve your tickets early for a discounted rate! There are discounts for students & artists, too!
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