Spring Showcase

 Join us for our 35th Anniversary 

Laguna Ballet Spring Showcase,  June 19 & 20th!
More information TBA! Stay Tuned!

Thank you to all of our volunteers and families that participated in our Spring 2019 Showcases! We are looking forward to a wonderful 2019-2020 Season!

Laguna Ballet hosts an annual spring performance which showcases the Classical Ballet Division, Professional Children’s Division and Commercial/Contemporary Division.

Professional guest artists are invited to perform with our students to enhance their performing experience.  Previous guest artist include Principal and soloist dancer from New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Pacific Northwest Ballet,  Miami City Ballet, Los Angeles Ballet.

2020 Performance Dates

Thursday June 19th

Spring Showcase


Friday June 20th

Spring Showcase


Upcoming Events

Laguna Dance Theatre is excited to announce Rainer Krenstetter, Principal with Miami City Ballet and Former Principal with StaatsBallet Berlin, Guest Artist in Residence April-June 2018


Rainer Krenstetter began his training at the Ballet School of the Vienna State Opera, then trained Royal Ballet School in London joining the a corps de ballet member with the Vienna State Opera Ballet in 2000. He joined the Berlin State Ballet in 2002 under the direction of Vladimir Malakhov; becoming a principal dancer in 2013. Since 2014 he has been principal dancer Miami City Ballet. Rainer won the Prix De Lausanne in 1999, and has been a member of the jury at the International Ballet Competition in Rome and Riga.

November Newsletter

November Newsletter

With Nutcracker just right around the corner, please take note of these upcoming changes, events, and reminders!
* Fall Schedule *
Please view the attachment to see our updated Fall schedule which will begin November 1st.

Revised Fall 2017 Schedule
November brings a few changes to our current class schedule. Miss Sara Silkin will be taking a sabbatical in order to further her training. We wish her well and hope to see her back soon. Mr. Anthony’s Broadway Jazz classes will be moved to Wednesday nights at 7 PM and 8 PM.
If you would like to add a class, please visit our Online Portal or contact the office.
In observance of Thanksgiving
Laguna Dance Theatre will be closed November 23rd and 24th. Rehearsals will resume Saturday and Sunday, November 25th & 26th.
Nutcracker tickets are on sale now!
Order your Nutcracker tickets today in order to secure the best seats available! Tickets can be purchased online through Saddleback’s Box Office by following this link.

Nutcracker 2017 Online Ticket Sales
Sugar Plum Tea
Sugar Plum Tea tickets are selling fast! Purchase your tickets today to attend one of our largest fundraisers. The Sugar Plum Tea takes place on November 26th. We ask that every family please invite friends or family members to attend. It will be a day to remember.

Sugar Plum Tea Info Page
Tickets to the Sugar Plum Tea can be purchased through our online store by following the link above.
Apparel Sales
Nutcracker apparel sales are going on now! Samples and order forms are available in the main lobby. Orders must be pre-paid and turned in to the office by Sunday, October 29th.
See’s Candy Fundraiser


See’s Candy Sales
Our annual See’s Candy fundraiser begins soon! Chocolates are always a big hit around the holidays and make great gifts and stocking stuffers.
Amazon Smile
When shopping on Amazon for the holidays this year, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the sales directly to Laguna Ballet when you sign in using Laguna Ballet’s unique link when making your purchases. Please bookmark this page and always use it when shopping with Amazon. This is an ongoing project, which means no matter when you shop (as long as you go through this link) Laguna Ballet will receive direct donations.

Amazon Smile Laguna Ballet Link
Dine with Baja Fresh
The Baja Fresh store on Alicia Pkwy and Via Fabricante is kind enough to help us raise funds every year. Whenever you dine with them, please put your receipt in the Laguna Ballet box (you may have to ask for it) and they will donate a portion of the total receipts received to Laguna Ballet.

2017 Nutcracker Cast Information Page


Purchase Online Tickets

Cast Information

Please Join the Facebook group page for Urgent and last minute reminders, changes, and updates!

Laguna Ballet Nutcracker Facebook Group


  • Sat. 9/23:        First day of rehearsals (TTD) MANDATORY
  • Wed. 9/23:        Cast photo head shots
  • Mon. 10/2:        Business Ads due
  • Mon. 10/9:        Family ads, love notes, thank you (and money) due
  • Sun.11/ 26:        Sugar Plum Tea (3rd annual fund raiser)
  • Sat. 12/9:        In studio run-through MANDATORY
  • Sun. 12/10:        In studio run-through MANDATORY
  • Tues. 12/12:        Dress rehearsal at Saddleback College MANDATORY
  • Wed. 12/13:        Dress rehearsal at Saddleback College MANDATORY
  • Wed. 12/13:        Cast party RSVP and money DUE
  • Thurs. 12/14:        SHOW I @ 7pm
  • Fri. 12/15:        SHOW II @ 7pm
  • Sat. 12/16:        SHOW III @2 pm
  • Sat. 12/16:        SHOW IV @ 7pm
  • Sun. 12/17:        SHOW V @ 1pm
  • Sun. 12/17:        SHOW VI @ 6pm
  • Sun. 12/17:    CAST PARTY immediately after show @ Flintridge Village Club (Ladera Ranch)


**See’s Candy, Button Sales, Apparel will all be available.  Information and deadlines to order will be out soon.


Important Forms and Documents

Tax ID Donation Letter 2017

SPONSORSHIP levels 2017

script for donation request 2017

Business Ad Form 2017

Thank-you-Ad 2017

Love-Notes-Form 2017

Family Ad Form 2017


Spring 2018 LDT Calendar

January 2018

  • January 4th- LDT Reopens

March 2018

  • March 30th-April 1st-Closed for Good Friday/Easter

May 2018

  • May 28th- Closed for Memorial Day

June 2018

  • June 13th- Spring Showcase Commercial Dress Rehearsal
  • June 14th- Spring Showcase Ballet Dress Rehearsal
  • June 15th- Spring Ballet Showcase
  • June 16th- Spring Commercial Showcase
  • *Studio will remain open through June 30th, schedule subject to change.

July 2018

  • June 30th-July 8th- LDT Closed
  • July 9th-July 27th- 2018 Summer Intensive

Welcome to our Spring Semester at Laguna Dance Theatre!

Laguna Dance Theatre has been serving Orange County since 1985. LDT is a Vaganova ballet theatre with primary focuses on pre-professional training and technique.

We offer a strong classical Ballet training program along with Jazz, Lyrical, Broadway Jazz, Tap, Pilates, Hip Hop and Musical Theater for ages 2 to adult. Care is given to the developing physique of each dancer to forestall injury and maximize progress. Along with strong classical technique, artistry and expression are emphasized throughout the training process.

Class Schedule

2018 Registration Form

Online Registration and Parent Portal


Spring Showcase dates announced!

Summer Intensive

Spring 2018 Calendar

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Amazon Smile

Dear Laguna Ballet Friends and Families,

We are excited to announce an easy new way to support Laguna Ballet!

Through Amazon Smile, .05% of all your purchases made on Amazon can go to Laguna Ballet.

Simply use this link: https://smile.amazon.com/… to get to Amazon.com and start shopping. Amazon will automatically send your donation to Laguna Ballet.

Please contact the office at (949) 855-4702 if you have any questions.