SCB offers master classes with respected guest instructors/dancers on an ongoing basis.  Classes vary in genre from classical ballet to broadway, jazz and contemporary dance.

Master classes



Training Method

A limited number of scholarships are available for boys (one hour per week scholarship) and select SCB Company Members upon successful completion of the Cecchetti Grade 8 exam.

Applications are available at the front desk for eligible candidates.

Southern California's Academy offers classes for everyone from preschoolers to adults, right up to advanced students seeking a more intensive program.

The Academy promotes daily training in classical ballet with internationally credentialed dance professionals.  Classes in Repertoire, Pointe, Modern Dance, Character Dance, Jazz and conditioning are included in the training.

SCB is the only dance studio in San Diego County and surrounding areas to offer Annual Cecchetti International exams allowing the student to progress in ballet following an internationally accepted curriculum.  Exams are held at the end of May.

Students of the Academy enjoy many performance opportunities throughout the year - starting with a Fall Pantomime, then the Christmas classic The Nutcracker, and finishing the season with a spring ballet.

Formerly Black Mountain Dance Centre

The Academy