Come experience the artistry of the Hawkins Contemporary Jazz Company as we explore our instincts as dancers and as people. See and feel for yourself as we invite you to put your own instincts at the forefront of your experience.  The evening of dance will showcase powerful dancing, beautiful music and important themes revolving around love and life. Listen to that inter voice and we will see you at the show!

Calling All Teen Choreographers!

The 3rd Annual Choreographer's Initiative is now accepting entries for our May competition!

Visit the CI page for more information.

"Glory" Takes Grand Prize

Last month, Jacob Gutierrez-Montoya and the Hawkins Contemporary Jazz Company traveled to Palm Desert to participate in the The Choreography Festival. Out of 136 entries, 13 finalists were chosen and Glory came home with the Grand Prize.  Enjoy their award winning performance with a video by Drew Roublick. This piece is a true reflection of the training, artistry and values we have at the Hawkins School of Performing Arts.

A Christmas Carol Taps

Thanks to everyone who started their holiday season with A Christmas Carol Taps! Relive the  joy with these photos from Tony Nguyen Photography and David Blakeney Photography or with a video of the whole performance (purchase by clicking the button below). We wish you all a joyous holiday season!

Register for Classes!

Our online registration is open for enrollment!  To enroll, please click the button below. If you've danced with us before, just log in to the Parent Portal. Please be sure to verify your email.   Once you login, you will see all of the classes offered for your dancer. You can also go to the CLASSES tab to see all of our offerings in each style. If you need help using the online portal, there is an instructional video you can view by clicking the button below.

Looking for Show and Showcase Videos?

You can purchase downloadable videos for all of the Showcase performances, Firebird and Heartstrings and Christmas Carol Taps directly from the videographer! If you ordered DVDs of Showcase, they are in the office. Please swing by to pick them up!

Shop for Hawkins Approved Dancewear

We've partnered with Capital Costumes to make it simple to shop for all your dance wear needs! You'll be sure that you are purchasing the right items for class, you'll know when they are in stock, and you will support local business. Click below to start shopping!

Hawkins School of Performing Arts:

Inspiring a passion for dance in a fun, family-friendly environment.

Hawkins School of Performing Arts provides outstanding training for recreational or pre-professional dancers and performers in a safe, family-oriented environment. Our experienced, creative faculty encourages and nurtures students, inspiring them to find their passion for dance and the arts. And they do it alongside friends and teammates, their “dance family”. And like every caring family, we provide structure, support, goals, discipline – and of course some fun. We have trained students who have gone on to grace stages from Broadway to Europe, and worked in movies and television to Cirque du Soleil as well as those are simply looking for an experience that creates self-confidence, discipline and creativity. Whatever performance goals you may have, you will find a home at Hawkins School of Performing Arts.