The Performing Arts - Ballet & Dance @ SAzCA


Our Dance Program

Enjoy learning in a positive & encouraging atmosphere dedicated to the improvement of your skills & artistry! Whether you're an enthusiast seeking enjoyment, fitness & health; looking for that competitive edge, or you have career aspirations!

We have classes for young children (ages 6+), through adults!

We offer training in Classical Ballet, Modern Dance, Contemporary Movement, Jazz, Character/Folk, & other dance forms, as well as Performing Opportunities!

Please, Consider this your invitation to come dance!

We will be developing an academic/home-school program, and offering private & semi-private professional-aspirant training, as well as BioTech performance-enhancement, injury-prevention for dancers & athletes, and coaching for YAGP.

So, what are you waiting for? 


Our First-Rate Instructors

Every student that loves dance, should be taught by someone that loves dance. Our teachers became professional dancers because they loved the Art of Dance, and now they share that love with every student, regardless of whether that student loves it enough to dream of having a career, or just wants a chance to have fun and perform in front of their family and friends!

Southern Arizona Centre for the Arts is dedicated to your dream of being the dancer you want to be... You can get the best professional-oriented training year-round right here in Tucson! Whether you want to perform in The Nutcracker, or you need coaching to prepare for a competitive event, like YAGP; or maybe your dream is to become a professional dancer!

Southern Arizona Centre for the Arts Ballet Training Program is taught by career-professionals! So, You can Build your Dream by learning from people who lived their dreams! Our ballet masters Karina Sturdevant & Jonathon Levy have more than 35+ years of combined professional performing experience dancing with professional companies across the USA, and Internationally in Mexico, Canada, Israel, & Denmark.

Former Student Dancer (female dancer on the left).

Its only a dream, until you start doing it!

Karina & Jonathon are experienced teachers with successful students that have danced professionally at these professional organization's: Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Saint Louis Ballet, Southern Ballet Theatre, Ballet Arizona, Bat Sheva Dance Company, Thodos Dance Chicago, Leipzig Opera Ballet, Stuttgart Ballet, at Radio City Music Hall, & live on NBC's Today Show; including many other regional dance & performing arts organizations.

The foundational-training students acquire from Jonathon & Karina's instruction often results in scholarship-consideration for summer-intensives, upper-level admission to college degree programs, and acceptance to year-round professional-oriented career-development programs, such as: The National Ballet School of Canada, The John Cranko School in Germany, The Royal Welsh College of the Performing Arts in the UK; Cincinnati University's Conservatory of Music & Dance, Alonso King's LINES Ballet, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, Bossov Ballet at Maine Central Institute, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, scholarship-apprentice programs at Ballet West, Ballet Arizona, Ballet Met-Columbus, Oklahoma City Ballet, Milwaukee Ballet, and dance programs at the Universities of Iowa, Oklahoma, Western Michigan, Northern Illinois, Utah, Oklahoma City College, Barat College, North Central College, and Broadway Dance Center's Professional Program in New York City.

Ballet & Dance

All Program rates & schedules are subject to change/alteration. to Enroll, or pay tuition please use the specific forms below. For Private Coaching please go to the BioTech section of The Therapeutic Arts page. If you have question use any of our "contact us" forms on the website. There is a 2.5% + .30¢/transaction fee for all Paypal Purchases. Thank you!

Enrollment Form

Please Download our Student Enrollment Form - print/fill-in and return it (mail it, drop it off in-person, or send it via email). Pay All Tuition Fees using our online payment service below (Add 3% to all Credit/Debit Card PayPal Transactions), or drop off your payment in-person [Please make checks payable to Southern Arizona Centre for the Arts; or Cash is always accepted]  Thank you! 

The Schedule & Tuition for classes might vary from this information depending upon location. 

Tuition for Classes at BC Dance may vary Please contact us

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Your tuition is a form of support! It contributes & enables all of our students to attend classes with excellent teachers!

Tuition helps us meet our goals as a business; allowing us to improve your student's training, facility conditions & performing opportunities!

  • Your tuition might qualify as a tax-deductible donation!

However, Please consider making a donation or giving an additional amount, If you have the resources, giving a donation  (or an amount over & above your student's tuition)  will allow us to assist with scholarships & performance opportunities! The amount you give is fully tax-deductible, & what you give might change a child's life, by giving them the chance to live their dreams!

["It did for me... I wouldn't have had a professional career without a scholarship!" - Jonathon Levy, Executive Director]

Your Generous Donations Fund Our Mission!   Thank you.

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