New Book! Misty Copeland: Power and Grace

Misty Copeland: Power and Grace is a new book of photographs and inspiring words from Misty herself. The book features photos of Misty dancing by Richard Corman, and an introduction by

SBCB Performs at Celebration of Dance Gala

San Pedro City Ballet’s DancED Steps Up outreach program was invited to perform their tap routine “Welcome to My Tea Party” at the Dizzy Feet Foundation’s annual

SPCB Performs at National Dance Day

On July 25, San Pedro City Ballet performed for a crowd of hundreds during National Dance Day at the Music Center Plaza in Los Angeles, which was presented by the Dizzy Feet Foundation.

Tracking Misty: Copeland on Good Morning America

Misty Copeland: From Kid Raised in Motel Room to Principal Ballerina With Broadway Show Gig Aug 1, 2015, By AVIANNE TAN AVIANNE TAN via GOOD MORNING AMERICA Is there anything Misty Cope

Tracking Misty: A Ballerina’s Tale to be Released in October 2015

Sundance Selects recently announced that the company is acquiring U.S. rights to Nelson George’s A BALLERINA’S TALE, a documentary that spotlights American Ballet Theatre’s new Principa

Councilman Joe Buscaino Calls for Misty Copeland Square

Misty Copeland was fast becoming the most famous ballerina in the United States — making the cover of Time magazine, being profiled by “60 Minutes,” growing into a social media sensatio

Tracking Misty: Copeland Promoted to Principal Dancer at ABT

Misty Copeland Is Promoted to Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theater By Michael Cooper at The New York Times June 30, 2015 Misty Copeland, whose openness about race in ballet helpe

Point Shoe Decorating Winners Announced!

Congratulations to the winners of our pointe shoe decorating contest for the Ballet & Beer fundraiser last week at the Phantom Carriage Brewery. Please collect your pointe shoes and

Alice in Wonderland Live Action Photos Online

Live action photos from the Alice in Wonderland final dress rehearsal are now available for viewing and purchase online at Also, don’t forget to orde

Sergei Polunin Dances on Ellen

Ballet dancer Sergei Polunin performs a solo to Hozier’s “Take Me to Church” on the Ellen Show. He also danced in the music video for the same song, which went viral a

Dance With Jacob Jonas The Company Every Month

Dance with Jacob Jonas The Company at their newest event every month! Oxytocin A monthly event where movers (recreational and professional) gather to improvise in a nonjudgmental space,

Cindy Bradley Dances with Jacob Jonas The Company

Jacob Jonas The Company premiered two new works in partnership with Dance Camera West for their 14th Annual Dance Media Festival. San Pedro City Ballet Artistic Director Cindy Bradley w

Alumni Spotlight: Milena Grgas

Milena Grgas was first inspired to dance when she saw her very first performance of the San Pedro City Ballet’s Nutcracker, starring Misty Copeland dancing the role of Clara. Quitting h

Dance News: What Ballet Does for Football

What Ballet Does for Football by Jack Gerard, Demand Media Though ballet and football appear at first to be very different, similarities do exist between the two activities. The same mu

In the News: Cindy Bradley on 60 Minutes

San Pedro City Ballet Artistic Director Cindy Bradley was featured on CBS 60 Minutes Sunday, May 10. She spoke about her role in discovering American Ballet Star and rising celebrity Mi

Dizzy Feet Visits DancEd Steps Up Program

On April 30, San Pedro City Ballet received a site visit from Dizzy Feet Foundation board members for its DancEd Steps Up Program at Harry Bridges Span School in Wilmington. The City Ba

The Adventures of Mikey: Getting Ready for Alice in Wonderland

Our mascot Mikey is gearing up for his second performance with San Pedro City Ballet (his first was as a walk-on in the party scene during the 2014 production of The Nutcracker when he

Throwback Thursday: Door #3

Throwback Thursday to this fun piece performed by San Pedro City Ballet dancers (left to right) Tara, Danielle, Rhiannon, and Victoria. Photo by Brendan Bonney. Title: Door #3 Choreogra

SPCB Dancers Support Walk for Wishes

San Pedro City Ballet joined Will Gomez’s team “I CAN DO IT!” for the Make-A-Wish Foundation’s 8th Annual Walk For Wishes on April 18. Will Gomez is the younger

Alumni Spotlight: Bethany Beatty

Bethany Beatty came to San Pedro City Ballet as a small three year old with the dream to be on stage. Fourteen years later, she’s still going strong. After being in the Senior Com