South Coast Conservatory & Dance Discovery Foundation Scholarships
Our scholarship program is made possible by many generous donors, dedicated volunteers, and Jena's dedication to the arts and her passion for helping people.
Bring a Friend Week!
Current students are invited to bring family or friends into class for free! We will be distributing friend passes into classes that are eligible. Keep an eye out for a pass or stop by the office to see which classes are eligible!
Family & Friends:
Free class offer only valid for new students who have not attended classes with us before.
Please make sure to check in at the front desk prior to attending class
Make sure your Bring a Friend Invitation is filled out by a parent or legal guardian prior to arrival.
Dance Team, Elite Academy, and Ballet Conservatory Classes are excluded.
Please check with the front desk for each classes' participation
South Coast Conservatory and Dance Discovery Foundation host their Annual “Kids Helping Kids Through Dance,” DANCE-A-THON fundraiser - raising money for our favorite Orange County charities and programs (CHOC Hospital, OC GRIP Dance Project, Rising Stars Special Needs Program, Project Lunch Break & Keep ARTS Alive Program). There will be a DJ, BBQ, Bounce House maze, dancing and more!
Rising Star's Class
Rising Stars, our program for special needs students, has been featured in the OC register! Click the link to learn about how our very own Gracie Doran has been helping empower these students through dance. Make sure to check out the video!
Teacher/Work Training Programs
An application based program for high school and college aged dancers seeking training in dance related fields, such as teaching, administration and production. The 10 month program is hands on and comprehensive, introducing students the international standards in these fields. Students are eligible for employment after a 2 year completion of these programs
Weekly training on how to teach the methodologies of SCC: Vaganova ® , Acrobatic Arts ® , Toddler dance, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip hop, and Musical Theatre.
Weekly hands on training on how to administer dance education, productions, communication, management, marketing, and community outreach.
Training program in lighting design, stage design, costuming, production crew. Trainees work 3 shows and 2 community events.
Ages 14+ desiring to become commercial dancersMore Info
Age 14+ desiring to learn concert work and collegiate prepMore Info
Ages 16+ desiring to do professional hip hop crew competition and community outreach
Ages 13+ desiring to do variety shows, community outreach, and choreographyMore Info
“DISCOVER YOURSELF THROUGH DANCE”
DANCE DISCOVERY FOUNDATION IS A NONPROFIT 501(C)(3) CHARITABLE ARTS ORGANIZATION WHOSE PURPOSE AND COMMITMENT IS TO SERVE OUR COMMUNITY BY CREATING GREATER MORE ACCESSIBLE WAYS TO PARTICIPATE AND ENJOY DANCE AND THE PERFORMING ARTS.
Thru fundraising, community support, partnerships, and memberships, our outreach programs are giving incentives to our youth to stay in school, make good choices and have control over their futures. They are giving those with special needs a place of belonging and skills for rehabilitation and they are promoting an active lifestyle developing healthy bodies with healthy minds to combat depression, inactivity, and social issues.
Our mission's purpose is to DRIVE OUR YOUTH TO SUCCESS WITH IMPORTANT LIFE SKILLS AND CONFIDENCE. By programming in schools & conservatory's, providing education, scholarships and performance opportunities we are working on bringing the benefits of dance and the performing arts to places and people who otherwise wouldn't have the thought or opportunity, helping each individual to discover themselves and a new way of life.Dance Discovery Foundation's Website