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About Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida
The Mission of Arts Ballet Theatre is to create, for the enjoyment of the community, professional ballet productions. Arts Ballet Theatre provides accessibility, community involvement, education, and training for professional and pre-professional dancers. Arts Ballet Theatre also produces high quality works and provides programs that enhance the understanding and appreciation of classical ballet among new audiences. This project directly supports the organization mission by attracting new and future audiences and inspiring a love of ballet among younger generations who may become patrons, participants and benefactors of the arts. http://artsballettheatre.org/



Abbocaout Boca Ballet Theatre
Established in 1990, BBT is a nonprofit, award-winning civic ballet company that trains dance students, entertains audiences, and inspires the community through successful outreach programs. Under the guidance of Co-Artistic Directors Dan Guin and Jane Tyree, the mission is to enrich the cultural landscape of our community and educate its youth in classical ballet and concert dance through focused training, interaction with professional dancers and participation in full-length ballets and contemporary choreography. For more information please visit www.bocaballet.org or call 561-995-0709.


ConchitaAbout Conchita Espinosa Academy
Conchita Espinosa Academy is a private, coeducational K-8 school first established in Havana, Cuba in 1933. CEA began with a dream and a piano. By 1959, what began as a musical kindergarten with only seven students, had become a K-8 school with over 450 students. Conchita Espinosa, the founder, believed that every child deserves and has the right to a complete education in the arts and sciences. She dreamed of a school where students would develop passion and character and have the opportunity to enjoy the precious years of childhood. http://www.conchitaespinosa.com


DEAAbout Dance Educators of America
DEA is about inspiring and producing Champions- Members, students and faculty alike. Why have we been successful through the years? By providing quality education in all disciplines and instilling in the new and seasoned dance instructor, the foundations of dance in which to build their professional careers on stage and in the classroom. We are innovative, committed and driven to deliver outstanding programming in support of our community and the industry of dance. From the novice student to the seasoned dancer, our mission is and always will be teaching and educating. http://www.dancedea.com


FDTAbout Florida Dance Theatre
The mission of the Academy of Florida Dance Theatre is to allow each student, regardless of age, proficiency level, or aspiration, to obtain the correct training and experience necessary to fully enjoy dance as a living art form. The close affiliation with the professional company gives the students of the Academy, whether or not they intend to pursue dance as a career, the chance to fully experience the self enriching benefits of rigorous training, physical and mental discipline, and artistic expression all on a journey that is enjoyable and fulfilling. http://www.floridadancetheatre.org


capitelliAbout Frederick Capitelli Dancewear & Shoe Shop
We carry Mirella dancewear, and are authorized Capezio & Bloch Dealers. We are dedicated and never compromise quality. I feel that customers and students should have the best service in both our retail and learning departments. http://www.frederickcapitelli.com


KravisAbout The Kravis Center
The Kravis Center is a not-for-profit performing arts center whose mission is to enhance the quality of life in Palm Beach County by presenting a diverse schedule of national and international artists and companies of the highest quality; by offering comprehensive arts education programs; by providing a Palm Beach County home in which local and regional arts organizations can showcase their work; and by providing an economic catalyst and community leadership in West Palm Beach, supporting efforts to increase travel and tourism to Palm Beach County. The Kravis Center is located at 701 Okeechobee Blvd. in West Palm Beach, FL. For more information, please call 561-832-7469 or visit the official website at http://www.kravis.org/.


LeapAbout Leap! Competition
Leap! is the first and only competition in the industry to offer a Leaping Competition. This is a special portion of the competition weekend that gives dancers, who choose to sign up, an opportunity to show off their leaping abilities to our incredible panel of top-notch judges. http://www.leapcompetition.com



parisAbout Paris Ballet & Dance
Our mission is to provide our students with the best training in dance, to support their mental and physical growth and development, boost their self-confidence through performance opportunities, help them be the best of themselves whether they are dancing or pursuing other studies and careers, and finally, to enhance lives in our community through the beauty of the fine art of dance. http://www.parisballetdance.com


PAtelAbout Next Generation Ballet
NGB is committed to the artistic, personal and professional development of outstanding young dancers. Its mission is to be a stepping stone for great dance talent. NGB is a pre-professional auditioned dance company preparing serious young dancers for professional employment through instruction, coaching and performance opportunities. http://www.strazcenter.org/Next-Generation-Ballet


SFSCAbout South Florida State College’s Performing Arts
South Florida State College’s Performing Arts program has been providing affordable, high-quality entertainment in Florida’s Heartland since 1984. We present a variety of over 30 performances per year in the 1460 seat Wildstein Center. Past performances include: Roberta Peters, Johnny Mathis, Kenny Rogers, Vienna Boys Choir, St. Petersburg Ice Ballet, Peking Acrobats, Three Dog Night, and Broadway tours. http://www.sfscarts.org


STGAbout Shake the Ground
Shake the Ground, the Ultimate Dance Competition, is a unique and innovative competition. From the moment you enter our venues, you see and feel the difference! A personable staff and a knowledgeable team of teachers, judges, and mentors is what you encounter at our competitions. Families are greeted in a friendly and familiar manner. A memorable experience for all is our goal. http://www.shaketheground.com/


TDWAbout The Dance Warehouse
If you are looking for dance classes in Fort Myers, then join the BEST Fort Myers dance studio. Fun, professional instruction in all dance genres. Dance instruction from children through adult! The Dance Warehouse prides itself in providing an excellent dance education. Whether you’re a professional or have never danced before, there is a place for you in our studio. http://thedancewarehouse.org/


UBCAbout Universal Ballet Competition
Universal Ballet Competition (UBC) is South Florida’s premier student ballet competition. UBC is hosted annually by its sister company, Shake the Ground, in South Florida, an advantageous location due to its diverse population, support of the cultural arts, and attraction to tourists worldwide. Universal Ballet Competition (UBC) was created in response to the overwhelming requests for a ballet competition to be held in South Florida. http://www.universalballetcompetition.com



YIBCAbout International Ballet Competition
ADC is a pre-professional International Ballet Competition for all nationalities, ages 7-21, which was formed on July 18, 2005 as a nonprofit corporation. Over the last decade, ADC has developed into a leading Youth Scholarship Ballet Competition, based out of Central Florida. We are continuously seeking to make a positive impact on as many lives as possible through expanding and enriching our various artistic avenues. We see it as our responsibility to envelop our dancers in a culturally relevant event in order to create an environment conducive to their success. We are pursuing this objective by employing a more pedagogical approach, than competitive. The format enriches the learning experience and comprehension of practical “real-world” applications. http://www.adcibc.com