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Pre-professional Training Division



Training for Pre-Intermediate to Advanced

Students train daily in ballet. Additional study in pointe, pas de deux, modern, jazz, mat class, and Progressive Ballet Technique.

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

Artists in Residence
Sharon Wehner; Raphael Boumaila

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.