The Noon Arts Series at The Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph in San Jose.

SJDT Artistic Director Linda Hurkmans discussed and dancers demonstrate basics and importance of training, rehearsing, and conditioning. Topics included pointe shoes and tutus construction as well as the layers of details and preparation leading to great performances. Ms. Hurkmans traced the history of ballet and SJDT advanced dancers illustrated scenes from established ballet programs.

Read more about San Jose Dance Theatre’s lecture-demonstration at the Noon Arts Series on June 26, 2015 titled,“Behind the Magic of Performance”.