is the most prestigious and largest privately owned dance school in Orange County and home of Southern California's renowned DANCE DISCOVERY FOUNDATION. 

Together they are committed to sustaining the vitality of our creative community through training and community outreach programs in the studio, and out in the world.:


Serving Orange County since 1992, South Coast Conservatory formerly MV Dance & Performing Arts has been offering professional dance instruction to students ages 3-adult, from beginning to professional level. South Coast Conservatory (SCC) is the largest privately owned performing arts school in Orange County and the home of Southern California's renowned Dance Discovery Foundation. With over 1,300 actively enrolled students it offers a wide range of classes and programs, including training in musical theater, tumbling, hip hop, tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, adult and Pro-Am Master Classes as well as hosting and facilitating the South Coast Ballet Theatre, jjAE, and Dance Discovery Companies: Compass Dance, NXT LVL & Our Cru. Faculty includes working dancers, choreographers and Professors from some of the most prestigious Universities in the area. They have trained dancers you see on So You Think You Can Dance various television shows and movies as well as winners and scholarship recipients at Youth America Grand Prix. Two locations that total 11 large dance rooms, marley flooring, 140 seat theatre, and an on-site dance retail store, Dance Supplies Unlimited. SCC is able to provide the highest quality of training with outstanding instruction that caters to the needs of each individual student. SCC is dedicated to training the total dancer through classes and performances.


Laguna Niguel Location: 27652 Camino Capistrano, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

San Clemente Location: 400-C Camino De Estrella, San Clemente, CA 92672

Phone: (949) 367-0099 Fax: (949) 367-0020                                                                                                             

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Directed by Ballet Master Enton Hoxha and Ballet Mistress Maria Tikhomirova and hosted by South Coast Conservatory, a pre-professional ballet company that celebrates the classics. SC Ballet Conservatory focuses on providing its young dancers with a strong technical foundation in classical ballet and enriching opportunities to grow as  an artist. Company members are invited to master classes, perform with professional guest artists, audition and participate in summer intensives and community events. SC Ballet Conservatory dancers are highlighted in two full length ballet productions annually including the much loved Nutcracker. 

For more information visit South Coast Ballet Company at:  www.mvdpac/ballet


AE by South Coast Conservatory a commercial dance training and performance group is a company of young artists dedicated to learning industry standards through intense training and performances. AE by South Coast Conservatory trains dancers to learn, use and perfect the tools needed to be working performers. AE goals art to foster the members’ creative identity, while also turning young dancers, into mature artists and giving them a “toolbox” of skills to use in all facets of the entertainment industry including bridging the gap from fundamental technique to full-out performing, through the study of dynamics, choreographers, & past works.