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7979 Inwood Road, Suite 201, Dallas, TX 75209 | 214.357.8888

The Dallas Conservatory’s Year-Round Dance Program

For talented and serious students of dance ages 8-18, The Dallas Conservatory (TDC) offers world-class training and performance opportunities to prepare for a possible professional career.

Students are selected by audition for their professional potential and mental readiness to embark on the vigorous training required to turn passion into a profession. Auditions are held three times annually.


Dance students must train for 9-15+ weekly hours.

Required classes: (3) ballet, (1) contemporary, (1) jazz, and electives to equal minimum hours for age.

Electives include: Hip hop, Broadway dance, acro, tap, and singing + acting.

Weekly hour training minimums:

9 yrs old 9 hrs
10 yrs old 10 hrs
11 yrs old 11 hrs
12 yrs old 12 hrs
13 yrs old 15 hrs


Off-campus PE is available.

Students may request to follow a Ballet track or Musical Theater for Dancers track. Please inquire.

Attendance Policy:  

  • Students will be excused for professional dance/theatre or mandatory school commitments.*
  • Students must not miss any class more than three times per semester.
  • Students will receive an assessment at the end of each semester.

*With department Director Approval