Upcoming Events


Princess & Superhero Fun Day – A Proud Partner of Imagination Celebration!

Southland Ballet Academy – Irvine Studio: Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 2 – 4pm
Southland Ballet Academy – Fountain Valley Studio: Sunday, April 30, 2017, from 2 – 4pm
Come dressed as your favorite princess or superhero and learn how to dance and move like them followed by crafts and face painting. This fun-filled dance experience concludes with refreshments and a live ballet performance. A proud partner of Imagination Celebration.


Past Events

Newport Beach Public Library 

Newport Beach Public Library – Newport Beach Civic Center Green
Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 12:00pm and 1:00pm

Excerpts from Don Quixote will be performed by Festival Ballet Theatre company dancers on The Newport Beach Library Civic Green.  Bring a picnic lunch and your beach chairs for this special event. This outdoor performance is supported by the City Arts Commission and will be held on the Civic Green. Admission is free to the community

University Center’s Nutcracker Village 

University Center
Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 12:00pm and 1:00pm

Features live ballet performances, Meet & Greet with the Dancers, Face Painting, and Kids Crafts & Activities

Nutcracker Performance at Pretend City

Pretend City
Monday, November 21 at 11am & 11:40am

Join us for a full day of fun as Pretend City gears up for the holiday season! Today we are enjoying a performance of the Nutcracker from the Festival Ballet! Bring your little ones by the museum to see this holiday classic. Show times are at 11 am and 11:40 am!

Pacific Symphony’s Nutcracker for Kids 

Orange County Performing Arts Center
Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
Saturday, December 3 at 10am & 11:30am

We’ve partnered with Pacific Symphony once again to bring the Nutcracker to the Orange County Performing Arts Center.

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Nutcracker Performance at Newport Beach Library

Newport Beach Public
Saturday, December 3 at 2:30pm & 4pm


Festival of Children- Connecting Children, Charities and Communities

South Coast Plaza – Carousel Stage 
Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 1:00pm and Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 1:00pm

A month-long celebration of childhood, showcasing more than 80 children’s charities and presenting more than 100 activities, workshops, and performances for children and families, all free of charge.

Read more about our involvement:  Southland students dance to inspire at Festival of Children