To facilitate the growth of individuality and artistry in youth.
To be a source of high-quality dance productions in the community that impact our awareness of art’s ability to see life more clearly and beautifully.
We believe anyone, but especially children, who experience the art of dance are impacted positively and forever changed.
The Perla Ballet desires to reach as many members in our community and beyond with our year-round programs and performances through the art of dance, whether actively participating or viewing as an audience member.
The Perla Ballet is a non-profit youth ballet company from Northeast Florida and consists of young dancers from the surrounding communities.
The Perla Ballet is a proud member of the prestigious Southeastern Regional Ballet Association (SERBA) – regional organization of Regional Dance America. The Southeastern Regional Ballet Association exists to promote excellence in instruction, choreography, performance and production. They offer regional and national networking between directors, choreographers and dancers. In addition, they provide educational and scholarship opportunities for dancers and choreographers.
St. Augustine Dance Conservatory was formed.
The Perla Ballet was organized as a nonprofit.
We became a member company with RDA/SERBA.
The Perla Ballet performed in the Regional Dance America 2017 National Festival in Phoenix, AR.
The care, dedication and professional experience that the faculty offers to the The Perla Ballet creates growth that leads to many important and exciting opportunities for the young dancers.