Tickets are going fast! Be sure to get your tickets - available online or in the studio most evenings. Shows are at 2:00 and 7:00. This promises to be another magical show from the Hawkins Classical & Contemporary Ballet!

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Master Class and Tap Jam - February 17

We are so excited to have Luke Hawkins in town to work with our Tap Company. And he’s carved out some time to open up classes to all! And he’s also hosting a Tap Jam with live music.

Online registration is now closed but there is space available at the door. Come tap with Luke!


Congratulations to the Winners!

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The 4th Annual Choreographer’s Initiative was held on February 2 - and ended with a 3-way tie for first! Congratulations to Mira Begg, Ashlynn Skulick and Ashton Titus on their award winning pieces. Hawkins is thrilled to be a co-sponsor alongside the Sacramento Contemporary Dance Theatre so that these talented young artists have a place to showcase their work!


Audition for Joffrey Ballet School at Hawkins

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New Students are Welcome Any Time!

Our 18-19 seasonis packed with new classes, new programs, more shows and a brand new state-of-the-art studio! Students are welcome to start at any time.

  • Brand new class offerings including a weekly tap jam, contemporary/jazz improv featuring live musicians quarterly, and an adults ONLY jazz class

  • 25 additional classes each week which means more classes at every level

  • Four entertaining and inspiring shows from our companies

  • A brand new musical theater program

  • Our beautiful new Graham studio opens its doors.

Don't miss out on an incredible season - Register today!

Our online registration is open for enrollment!  To enroll, please click the button above. 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.


Dance Team Training

Looking to take your dance team to the next level? Let us design a custom experience for you!  Tapping into our highly-trained staff in styles ranging from ballet to hip hop, we can provide the professional training you're looking for.  With instructors and alumni who have graced the sidelines of college and professional teams around the country, we can help you polish your team.  Contact us for more information today!


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.