Summer Intensive - 2017 Audition Information Video auditions are being accepted thru June 1. If you are interested in applying or for more information click here. SCBS provides the highest quality ballet training to aspiring dancers. During the summer students will obtain training that will enrich and complement their previous dance education. Our Summer Intensive provides a deep dive into ballet technique as we prepare you for a career as a professional ballet dancer. Programs are designed to address the individual technical and artistic needs of students.


The Sarasota Cuban Ballet School
Venice Institute for Performing Arts

The Nutcracker

at the
Venice Performing Arts Center

Saturday, December 9, 2017
7:00 pm

Each year, students from the Sarasota Cuban Ballet School perform the World-Famous Nutcracker, and we are excited to be performing at the VPAC in Venice for the first time! This holiday classic is conceived and choreographed by the school’s artistic directors Ariel Serrano and Wilmian Hernandez, master teacher Delia Ballart Arcia, and resident choreographer Tania Vergara.







2017 — 2018 Classes  
Our award winning school provides world-class ballet instruction in the tradition of the Cuban method. We provide a comprehensive ballet program with an incredible, strong, qualified and passionate faculty, who care about teaching and sharing their knowledge with the next generation of young talented dancers.

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Through your support and dedication, the Sarasota Cuban Ballet School is transforming the lives of their students with exceptional dance and dance education. Your generous support is critical to keeping our school’s educational and community engagement programs growing.

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Our mission is to foster global understanding by training a diverse student body of beginning through pre-professional dancers, recruited internationally and locally, in the Cuban ballet style; to provide scholarship assistance for talented students in financial need; to offer diversity in cultural performances in our community; and to bring educational programs and performances to schools, residences for seniors and civic organizations.

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