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At the School: Tennis Stars Train in Ballet

Phenomena and Lulu are tennis players from Switzerland who are training at San Pedro Ballet School to improve their sport. We interviewed them about their background, and why they are t

Fall Classes Begin August 29

Fall Session Begins August 29 San Pedro Ballet School Visit San Pedro Ballet School to reserve your spot in our Fall session. August 16, 17, 23, 24 6:00-7:00 p.m. You must register in p

Tracking Misty: Copeland Makes Cover of Time Magazine

On newsstands April 27 is a new Time Magazine with Misty Copeland on the cover with the title: “The 100 Most Influential People: The Pioneers.” We’re so proud! Click h

Company Spotlight: Rhiannon Patapoff

This month we interviewed San Pedro City Ballet senior company member Rhiannon Patapoff, who attends San Pedro High School. Rhiannon has danced as a Little Mouse, Little Soldier, Angel,

Tracking Misty: Swan Lake at the Kennedy Center

Misty Copeland, who got her start at San Pedro City Ballet, gears up for the role of a lifetime in Swan Lake at the Kennedy Center. She was featured this week on NPR’s All Things

In the Community: Superhero Soundtracks

Golden State Pops Orchestra returns to the Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro, on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. with Superhero Soundtracks. A superhero is not a superhero without

Company Spotlight: McKenna Sucher

This month we interviewed 16 -year-old San Pedro City Ballet senior company member McKenna Sucher. McKenna has appeared as a Bon Bon, Little Mouse, Little Soldier, Angel, Party Scene Bo

Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday to this fun photos of Catalina Maese, Jaimie Jones, and Misty Copeland c. 1996!

Faculty Spotlight: Amie Kilgore

San Pedro Ballet School instructor and City Ballet guest artist Amie Kilgore recently received the exciting news that she will be performing with the American Contemporary Ballet compan

Tracking Misty: New Brand Ambassador for Seiko

Seiko Corporation of America recently announced the appointments of revolutionary American Ballet Theatre Soloist Misty Copeland (who got her start at San Pedro City Ballet) and famed N

Alumni Spotlight: Heather Lawson

One of the original members of San Pedro City Ballet, Heather Lawson trained with Cindy and Patrick Bradley starting at age seven. After high school, Heather attended the University of

Throwback Thursday

Former student Rena Troldahl‎ recently shared this photo from her 6th birthday party in 1998. As part of a San Pedro City Ballet auction item, she was able to invite five company dancer

The Adventures of Mikey: Not My Tempo

Our mascot Mikey is taking part in a music class with his parents. It looks like Oscar-winner J.K. Simmons from Whiplash is not too happy with his progress. 😉 Keep at it Mikey! Don̵

DancEd Steps Up: 15th Street Elementary School

 This week, second grade students from 15th Street Elementary School in San Pedro had the opportunity to train with San Pedro City Ballet Artistic Director and Ballet School founder Cin

New Class: Power Yoga

San Pedro Ballet School is now offering adult yoga classes with Adji! Classes are a suggested donation of $10, and take place Tuesday (4:00-5:00 p.m.), Wednesday (6:00-7:00 p.m.), Thurs

Tracking Misty: Interview with Al Jazeera

American Ballet Theatre star Misty Copeland (who got her start at San Pedro City Ballet and was discovered by the Artist Director Cindy Bradley) sat down for an interview with Richelle

DancEd Steps Up: Harry Bridges Span School

Recently third grade students from Harry Bridges Span School in Wilmington had the opportunity to train with San Pedro City Ballet Artistic Director Cindy Bradley. Dance is for everyone

Tracking Misty: The Cookie Ballet

American Ballet Theatre’s Misty Copeland, who got her start here at San Pedro City Ballet, joins Sesame Street’s Cookie Monster to bring you a sweet performance, the Cookie

San Pedro Ballet School: Share Your Photo

We love to see dance photos of our students like the one sent to us here. Tag us in your dance photo on Facebook and/or Instagram (@sanpedrocityballet) and we will repost it!

Tracking Misty

As some of you may know, American Ballet Theatre soloist and star Misty Copeland grew up here in San Pedro and was discovered by San Pedro City Ballet Artistic Director Cindy Bradley at