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A full program of styles including ballet, jazz, hip-hop, breakdance, and more!

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Summer camps and regular classes with highly qualified instructors.

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Today is Small Business Saturday! Let's support our local community by shopping or dining out at local businesses. Here's a list of some of our favorite local businesses: Tracy Waitkus Photography, Smiling Dog Yoga, GeoSolutions, Rabbit Hole Business Solutions, TorChell Mind and Body, ExperiMAC, Anton Refrigeration, Edward Jones, Sigrid Long ...

Nov 24, 2018
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It's Black Friday, and we want to give you the chance to win our Black Friday Give Away - a $25 gift card to the Dance Shop at CDMA - just in time for the holidays! To enter, like and share this post and leave a comment with your favorite dance ...

Nov 23, 2018
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From our family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving. We are so thankful that you are a part of the CDMA family. Thank you for sharing this journey with us. Have fun, stay safe, and give your loved ones extra love this holiday season and always. #cdma #coastaldanceandmusicacademy #youthcenter #thanksgivingthanks #thankfulthursday #thankyouthursday #...

Nov 22, 2018
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On #recognitionwednesday we want to give a huge shoutout to Coastal Youth Theater for their outstanding production of Shrek Jr. You continue to amaze us and we are so proud of you. Bravo!!!

Nov 21, 2018
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It's #tututuesday and we want to feature the gorgeous wedding tutu that Mary Contrary wears in Act 3 of Babes in Toyland! This tutu was generously sponsored by David & Robin Burnett, in honor of Emma Pasquini. We are so excited that this production is almost here. Just 2 short weeks away! http://...

Nov 20, 2018
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#motivationmonday I mean.... she is everything!

Nov 19, 2018
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One step at a time! Happy Sunday. #cdma #coastaldanceandmusicacademy #youthcenter #dance #goals #persistant #groverbeach #arroyogrande #performingarts

Nov 18, 2018
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It's Snip-it Saturday! Here are three of our beautiful ballerinas in miss Brittany Hill's Ballet 3b class demonstrating a petit allegro combination. Great work dancers!

Nov 17, 2018
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CONGRATULATIONS to CDMA's Student of the Month, Olivia McDonald!

Nov 16, 2018
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It’s #theatrethursday! Here is a picture of our performance troupe “All That Jazz” and @synergycdma company dancers on the incredible stage at the Radio City Music Hall during our enrichment trip to New York City last summer!

Nov 15, 2018
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Today, on World Diabetes Awareness Day, we would like to recognize one of our very amazing young dancers, miss Darianna Leon. Dari has Type 1 Diabetes - an autoimmune condition in which the body doesn't produce the insulin needed to metabolize sugar into energy. But this does not limit Dari or ...

Nov 14, 2018
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...Because tutus and lollipops! Flashback to our 2017 Happy Feet dancers performing "Lollipop" in the CDMA annual Studio Showcase at the Performing Arts Center.

Nov 13, 2018
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#motivationmonday takes us to one of our Pre Pointe classes with Miss Tara. On this day they were using Hill Method techniques to help strengthen their legs. These dancers are so motivated to get advanced to pointe and their hard work is inspiring! Way to go dancers

Nov 12, 2018
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True story! #cdma #coastaldanceandmusicacademy #youthcenter #nevergiveup #groverbeach #arroyogrande #hardworkpaysoff

Nov 11, 2018
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It’s Snip-it Saturday (a day late due to technology malfunction

Nov 11, 2018