Welcome to The Columbia Community Arts Centre formerly Ly-Ben Christian Dance Theatre, INC.
The ColumbiaCommunityArtsCenter is a community based nonprofit arts and cultural organization. Our mission is to be a community venue for creative experiences which spurs economic and social revitalization through artistic and cultural expression.
The ColumbiaCommunityArtsCenter is dedicated to nurturing, promoting, producing and inspiring artists of all ages and believes that the arts can be used to cultivate leadership skills and foster a commitment to community development, service and activism. In addition, we also strive to build partnerships with organizations that are similarly committed to our mission.
Our service area includes the entire Midlands region with a focus on innovative connections between the Arts and residents of St. Andrews, Harbison, Irmo, and Ballentine.
Community benefits will include:
A gathering spot for locals of all ages— artists, learners, teachers, neighbors. A destination that will attract visitors and future locals to the area by our many arts offerings.
A connection with the community where the arts can be enjoyed in formal and informal ways.
CCAC offers Classical Ballet, Pointe, Rhythm Tap, Jazz/Hip Hop, African, Modern, Movement for Tots, Piano, Voice, Aerobics and TaeKwondo. CCAC houses an Arts focused After-School program, Summer Camp and summer intensives. It is also the home of the "Make His Praise Glorious!" Dance Ministry workshops, The Jubilation Youth Ensemble and the professional Liturgical dance company - " 4Trinity Evangelistic Dance Ministry"
CCAC has instituted it's academy system of training to meet the growing needs of he community and its students.