North Bay Performing Arts Association

Contessi Ballet

As one of Sonoma County's premier dance studios, Contessi Ballet offers instruction in Classical Ballet, Pointe, Pas de Deux, Modern, Jazz, Tap, conditioning and more for children and adults of all ages.

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Instruction

Contessi Ballet is focused on technique and artistry. Many of our instructors have trained under founder and previous Artistic Director Marcella Contessi-Smith. We also have teaching staff who have been or currently are working as professional dancers. We are proud to offer instruction across a variety of dance mediums.

Classes

Contessi Ballet offers instruction in Classical Ballet, Pointe, Pas de Deux, Modern, Jazz, Tap, conditioning and more for children and adults of all ages. Registration for the spring semester and July summer intensive is now open online.

Performances

Contessi Ballet typically puts on two productions per year, The Nutcracker and the Spring Showcase. These performances showcase our dancers talents and share the arts with the community.