California Contemporary Ballet Announces Fundraising Campaign for Summer Performance of “Thumbelina”

Local Ballet Company Soon to Premiere Latest Production; Requests Support from Patrons of the Arts La Cañada, CA — Aerin Holt of California Contemporary Ballet (, the originator of the celebrated ballet “The Snow Queen, has initiated a campaign on the web site to raise funds for the upcoming […] Read more »

Human Nature “Uncaged”

When one thinks of a night at the ballet, images of ethereal ballerinas dressed in white, handsome princes and sleeping beauties usually come to mind.  And while that’s all very well and good, California Contemporary Ballet offers something a bit different  from the typical ballet production with their upcoming show, […] Read more »

Join Us this Weekend!

California Dance Arts' Annual Open House * Demonstrations * Concerts * Special Performances * Priority Fall Registration* June 11, 12 & 13 At California DanceArts Studios, Student Demonstrations will be conducted onFriday, June 11 at 6:00pm and Saturday, June 12 at 10:00am and at 1:00pm It's already time for our […] Read more »

Backstage With California Contemporary Ballet’s Laura Smith Mauldin

Back Stage with California Contemporary Ballet gives you an inside look into what it's like to be part of this remarkable company, and the lives of the dancers who make up the ensemble.  This week, we get up close and personal with CCB's Laura Smith Mauldin. Hometown:  Fountain Valley, CA […] Read more »

CCYB’s “DanceScapes”

Saturday June 12 @ 6:30pm and Sunday June 13 @ 2:30 Don’t Miss! California Contemporary Youth Ballet Up Close and Personal in Concert “DanceScapes”Come see as our troupe of ten young dancers tackle pieces that are at once classical and unique, traditional and avant-garde, sentimental and fun! As a company, […] Read more »

CCB “Uncaged”

Get your tickets now for California Contemporary Ballet's new show, Uncaged.  Featuring the premiere of five new choreographed works by Erin Holt and her dancers, revealing the nature of the human condition. Joined in Concert by Three Top L.A. Companies!Djanbazian Dance CompanyKenneth Walker Dance ProjectHart Pulse Dance Company CCBallet- Uncaged […] Read more »

California Contemporary Ballet To Perform At La Lupa Italian Cultural Arts Festival

California Contemporary Ballet, serving as the non-profit fiscal sponsor of La Lupa Italian Cultural Arts Festival, will perform in the Festival's Teatro Programme May 16. La Lupa Italian Cultural Arts Festival is a two-day, non-profit arts festival designed to broaden and enrich the LA community by increasing audience exposure to contemporary Italian and Italian-American art, culture and heritage. California […] Read more »

California DanceArts Announces Newest Faculty Member

Los Angeles Dance Studio Adds Lynn Bryson Pittenger to Staff      La Canada, CA: California DanceArts ( a long-established dance academy in La Canada, announced that Lynn Pittenger, former ballerina with the New York City Ballet, has joined their teaching faculty. Ms. Pittenger, has been a recipient of two Ford Foundation […] Read more »