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

SCBD Youth Ensembles Spring Concert 2018

SCBD Youth Ensembles Spring Concert 2018

Mar 24, 6:00pm - Mar 24, 7:30pm

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

SCBD Youth Ballet, Tap Ensemble and Hip hop Companies perform at their Spring Concert showcase. Reserve your tickets for The School of Contemporary Ballet Dallas' Youth Performance Ensembles Spring Concert, March 24, 2018 at Latino Cultural Center. 6:00pm. $17.00 per ticket

Summer Intensive 2018 Audition 2

Summer Intensive 2018 Audition 2

Apr 15, 1:30pm - Apr 15, 3:30pm

Contemporary Ballet Dallas
5400 E Mockingbird Ln, Ste 207
Dallas, TX  75206 Map

SUMMER INTENSIVE AUDITION! April 15th from 1:30-3:30pm.
1:30-2:30pm ages 10-12 YEARS,
2:30-3:30pm: ages 13 YEARS and UP.
$15 for the audition class.
Beginner/ Intermediate thru Advanced levels....
PLEASE NOTE---This is not a beginner intensive!
At least 3 years of prior ballet training is needed.
The audition will consist of a ballet class. Please wear a solid colored leotard, hair in a bun and appropriate ballet attire, bring headshot and first arabesque photo.
CBD is offering a 2 week intensive for Summer 2018 focusing on ballet, contemporary and jazz techniques from July 30-August 10th. CBD staff Allison Watson- Festner, Debra Bale, Matt Rivera, and more CBD instructors and guest teachers for the advanced and pre professional level!
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Zumbini 7 Week Series

Zumbini 7 Week Series

Apr 23, 11:00am - Apr 23, 11:45am+6Apr 30, 11:00am - Apr 30, 11:45amMay 7, 11:00am - May 7, 11:45amMay 14, 11:00am - May 14, 11:45amMay 21, 11:00am - May 21, 11:45amJun 4, 11:00am - Jun 4, 11:45amJun 11, 11:00am - Jun 11, 11:45am

Contemporary Ballet Dallas
5400 E Mockingbird Ln, Ste 207
Dallas, TX  75206 Map

Reserve your spot by clicking the following link:

Moving, grooving, and growing for mom (or dad) and me
Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst for kids ages 0-4, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning, and fun!

Class price is $140 and $52.50 each additional child. This is for 7 classes, plus you receive a Zumbini bundle. The Zumbini bundle includes the song book, CD with all 20 original songs, and a plush doll.

If you have any questions, you can contact Emma Sue the Zumbini Instructor at 469-766-4213 or I hope to see you soon! Keep moving and grooving!
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