St. Lucie Ballet School opened in 2004. Through the years S.L.B. Has earned the reputation of excellence in training, coaching, and productions. Between the years of 2013 to 2017 S.L.B. Students have earned many scholarships and awards from several of the best ballet and dance competitions. S.L.B. Productions throughout the years have improved in quality and diversity. The Nutcracker has become a tradition at both the historical Sunrise Theatre in Fort Pierce and the Lyric in Stuart. In the spring S.L.B has presented many of the great ballet classics such as Don Quixote, Coppelia, or Sleeping Beauty and created original versions of Alice in Wonderland and Peter Pan.