Open Division

Classes for children 11-18 years old.

New students interested in attending Open Division classes at SJDT need to create an account on PunchPass to purchase class passes and/or class cards. For dancers under the age of 18, parents will need to create the account on their dancer’s behalf. For any questions about signing up for Open Division classes, please email [email protected]




SJDT offers and open division program for students that wish to study ballet and other dance forms in a flexible schedule.

Mariana Zschoerper – Ballet Mistress; Kim Gardner; Augusto Silva; Tracy Fuller; Eric McHanon; Brooke Wertwijn; Kathryn Petak; Sian Ferguson; Charles Solomon. 

Performance opportunities
SJDT students perform annually in the San Jose Dance Theatre Nutcracker at the Center for Performing Arts, the annual spring ballet, and additional performance opportunities that vary per year.