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Open Dance Class DTI San Jose CA


DTI’s Open Program is from ages 6 to teens and adults.

Various dynamic and creative classes are available for monthly registration. Students perform in our June 15, 2019 Open Program Showcase.



It is never too late to learn ballet! Ballet classes offer a fun way to tone your body and build elongated lean muscles. Taking part in ballet class is good for your body as well as your mind. Besides promoting cardiovascular fitness and good posture, ballet is enjoyed by people of all ages. Ballet class will usually begin at the barre then progress to the center of the floor.


  • Any style or color leotard or tights or active wear for adults.
  • Ballet shoes.
  • Hair up away from the neck and face preferably in a bun, secured with pins.


Contemporary is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical, and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements.


  • Fitted black dance/fitness attire
  • Footwear at teacher’s discretion
  • Hair up away from the face and neck in any style or ponytail.


Our Jazz class is for ages 7 and older. This class uses upbeat music, leaps, and turns to interpret movement. This genre incorporates classical moves. it is fast paced with a high level of improvisation.

  • Girls’ and boys’ attire: Hair up away from the face and neck; any style black dance fitness attire, tan or black jazz shoes.


Our Lyrical class fuses ballet, jazz and contemporary techniques. Movement is inspired by the lyrics of popular music. Ballet technique is also given during class.


  • Fitted black dance/fitness attire; footwear at teacher’s recommendation
  • Hair up away from the face and neck in any style or ponytail


Tap dance is a form of dance characterized by using the sounds of tap shoes striking the floor as a form of percussion. Two major variations on tap dance exists: Rhythm (jazz) tap and Broadway tap. Broadway tap focuses on dance; it is widely performed in musical theater.


  • Any style black active wear and sneakers.
  • Hair up.
  • No jeans, sandals, or flats.


Hip Hop dance refers to street dance styles primarily performed to upbeat music. It includes a wide range of styles.


  • Any style black active wear and sneakers.
  • Hair up.
  • No jeans, sandals, or flats.
2018-19 School Year Schedule
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4075 Evergreen Village Square Ste.260 (2nd Floor)
San Jose, CA 95135

DTI is the “Best of San Jose for Dance & Performance” since 1994.

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