Florida Dance Association
This dance service organization makes its headquarters in Miami Beach and frequently offers workshops and reduced price tickets for performances to students and teachers.
The Broadway Series
Educational Outreach by PTG-Florida, Inc. brings in Broadway touring shows and often contacts schools, teachers, and the Division of Life Skills of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools to make arrange-ments for their Educational Outreach programs to offer free master classes for dance students.
Community Performance Venues
Miami-Dade County, as a tourist destination, offers many arts festivals and celebrations of the various cultures which comprise the community. Dance teachers often arrange for student performances at the outdoor and community festivals.
Performances Connected with the Film & Entertainment Industry
Local television and cable channels often advertise performance audition opportunities open to students. Cruise ships located in the Port of Miami also arrange for student performances through dance teachers. The proximity of Disney World and Busch Gardens theme parks also offer both performance and workshop opportunities for student groups both for entertainment purposes and for further honing skills necessary to enter the profession on a full-time basis.
Miami City Ballet