Support Conservatory for Contemporary Dance Arts

Every gift counts, no matter how small or large. Conservatory for Contemporary Dance Arts needs your contribution to our programs. We can not make it without you. CCDA is a Mark Foehringer Dance Project which a 501 c 3 non profit. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Or, send a check to: Mark Foehringer Dance Project/SF 1388 Haight Street #28, San Francisco, CA 94117

If you have questions please let us know, by sending an email to or calling: 510-703-9126 . Thank you!

Educating, Inspiring and Developing Young Dancers

Conservatory for Contemporary Dance Arts is Silicon Valley’s new dance program for dedicated dance students ages 14-­‐21.

Preparing Dance Artists for Tomorrow

The training includes classes in ballet, modern dance, contemporary dance, jazz and world dance. Our dancers have the opportunity to work closely with some of the most sought after choreographers nationally and locally. Each student receives one on one mentoring throughout the training year. Our performance calendar includes full evening performances and showings.

World Class Faculty

Under the artistic direction of Mark Foehringer, this program is designed to prepare students for their next step in dance training. Be it getting ready for a university dance program or a professional dance experience, CCDA is the most comprehensive dance training program for a dancer seeking expert training in the Bay Area.

6 reasons to train at CCDA

  • CCDA is focused on preparing the whole dancer

  • Most comprehensive and result oriented dance training in Silicon Valley

  • Training with dance educators who are dedicated to researching and staying current in their field

  • Expert guidance for college preparation

  • 13 nationally recognized guest artists and choreographers per year

  • Conservatory company with performance opportunities throughout the greater Bay Area

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Class Schedule

Our classes are currently being held on the campus of San Jose State University on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays.


  • 4:30 to 6 pm- Modern Dance with Brian Fisher
  • 6 to 6:30 pm- Rehearsal
  • 6:30 to 8 pm – Ballet with Mark Foehringer


  • 4:30 to 6 pm- Contemporary dance with Heather Cooper
  • 6 to 6:30 pm- Rehearsal
  • 6:30 to 8 pm- Ballet with Mark Foehringer


  • 4:30 to 6 pm- Ballet with Mark Foehringer
  • 6 to :30 pm- Rehearsal


  • 10 to 11:30- Jazz with Jill Yager
  • 11:30 to noon- Rehearsal
  • Noon to 1:30 pm -Ballet with Mark Foehringer