LSCD is offers various Pre-Professional training programs for serious dancers (ages 9-21) wishing to develop their technique, artistry, and knowledge of their dance field in preparation for a career in concert or commercial dance in the following areas: Classical Ballet, Contemporary & Jazz, and Hip Hop.
Students have been accepted into some of the most prestigious university dance progams including: NYU Tisch School of the Arts in New York, University of the Arts in Philadelphia, University of Texas at Austin, Boston Conservatory, and others. They hav also been accepted to summer intensives like Bolshoi Ballet, Koltun Ballet, Kirov Academy, Houston Ballet, Boston Ballet, NYU Tisch High School Summer Intensive, and Joffrey Ballet.
Pre-Professional Program students have the opportunity to work with renowned choreographers from the US and abroad, attend prestigious conferences and competitions, including: Youth America Grand Prix, JUMP Tour, 24 Seven, Artists Simply Human, Monsters of Dance, NYCDA, and others. They also participate in choreography festivals such as the Austin Dance Festival and New Century Dance Project.
NOTE: Audition Required.