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The Beat Berkeley Performing Arts Inc

The Beat provides an all-encompassing program of dance as a vehicle for cultural creativity and artistic expression.


 The Beat, Berkeley Performing Arts (BPA) is a non-profit educational and  public benefit organization focused on using dance, music and other  vehicles of creative expression as a means for community and leadership  development. The Beat – BPA offers the East Bay community at large,  young people, adults, seniors, children and families the opportunity to  learn diverse dance art forms – salsa, tango, jazz, Latin dance, samba,  zydeco, ballet, line dance, swing, AfroCuban and rhythm tap – creating  pathways of creativity that lead to a sustained sense of accomplishment,  direction, physical fitness and cultural community building.