Lone Star Ballet and Lone Star Dance Academy keep a healthy and fun schedule of extracurricular opportunities for our dancers. The majority of our events are optional for dancers and their families.
- Nutcracker Workshop: dancers from all over the panhandle are invited to participate in this workshop preparing for the audition process of the annual production of The Nutcracker.
- Nutcracker Auditions: dancers from Lone Star Dance Academy and across the panhandle are invited to audition for The Nutcracker.
- Nutcracker Ball: this family oriented annual event features food, fun, dancing, photography, a sales booth, silent auction and a children’s play area. Held one a year as the primary fund raiser for Lone Star Ballet, it also highlights the Ushers and Usherettes for the LSB Season of Dance.
- Summer Intensive: three weeks of outstanding summer intensive training taught by leading instructors in the dance industry.
- ENCORE!: educational outreach performances are provided across the panhandle for elementary schools and non-profit organizations.
- Circle of Excellence Fund-Raiser: this annual party generates the Circle of Excellence level of patronage proudly supporting the programs and scholarships of Lone Star Ballet.
- Mall Performances: members of our day care facilities and Lone Star Ballet dancers perform at Center Court of Westgate Mall featuring the young dancers and upcoming productions of Lone Star Ballet.
- Parades: dancers from all Lone Star Dance Academies participate in parades across the panhandle encouraging others to join in LSDA programming.
- VIPress Luncheon: this annual gathering brings together the best of our local media for a preview of the upcoming Season of Dance and special events for Lone Star Ballet.