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Welcome to the Dance Center of San Antonio,


Where we are the region's premier classical ballet training center and dance school in San Antonio, TX. Our mission is about inspiration and hard work, giving dancers the opportunity to discover joy for the arts, to develop confidence and high self-esteem, to find their drive and leadership skills. Our dance studio offers numerous resources, including pre-professional ballet classes, unparalleled performance opportunities, and strong connections to recognized dance personalities in both the national and international stage.

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Programs At the Dance Center of San Antonio

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Premium Training Programs at the Dance Center of San Antonio

CLasses for every age, every style, and every ability. find the program that suits you best!

Pre-Professional Classical Ballet Training in San Antonio, Ballet school San Antonio.

Pre-Professional Training

Ballet, Modern Dance, Contemporary Dance, Jazz, Hip-hop, beginning ballet, in San Antonio

Recreational Dance

Adult Dance Classes in San Antonio - ballet, contemporary, pilates

Adult Dance

Pilates, Progressing Ballet Technique, and Self-Defense Classes in San Antonio

Strengthening and Cross-training


Congratulations to DCSA Student Lucy Hassmann!

Lucy Hassmann was invited to Compete in the 2018 USA International Ballet Competition in Jackson Mississippi

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Congratulations to all of our students who participated in the 2018 YAGP Competitions!

The Dance Center of San Antonio's Pre-Professional Training Division is proud to congratulate all of the dancers who participated in YAGP competitions this season! DCSA was awarded Outstanding School Award and our Artistic Director Vanessa Bessler was awarded Outstanding Teacher of the Year in regional competitions. Many of our dancers received top places in both Classical and Contemporary Categories and our Ensemble piece was chosen to compete in the New York Finals!



For a full list of this year's awards please visit our Awards, Recognitions and Scholarship page!


Seeking Extraordinary Teachers!

The Dance Center is Currently seeking Teachers in all disciplines of dance and fitness.

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