DTI's Open Dance is from ages 6 to teens and adults. Various dynamic and creative fitness exercise classes are available for monthly or single drop-in registration.

Students are welcome to perform on stage in our June 15, 2018 Open Program Showcase.

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BALLET

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.
Attire: Any style or color leotard or tights or active wear for aduts. Ballet shoes. Hir up away from the neck and face preferably in a bun, secured with pins.

CONTEMPORARY

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.
Attire: Fitted black dance/fitness attire; footwear at teacher's discretion; hair up away from the face and neck in any style or ponytail.

JAZZ

Jazz is a form of dance that showcases a dancer's individual style and originality. Every jazz dancer interprets and executes moves and steps in their own way. This type of dancing is energetic and fun, consisting of unique moves, fancy footwork, big leaps, and quick turns as they progress into more advanced levels.
Attire: Fitted black dance/fitness attire; jazz shoes; hair up away from the face and neck in any style or ponytail.

IMPROV TECHNIQUE

Dance improvisation is the process of spontaneously creating movement. It is a movement technique that is capable of evoking dramatic and thought provoking content just as well as more codified western dance techniques such as ballet and non-western movement forms.
Attire: Fitted black dance/fitness attire; barefoot or footwear and hair style at teacher's recommendation.

LYRICAL CHOREOGRAPHY

It is a style of dance that fuses ballet, jazz and contemporary techniques. Movement is inspired by the lyrics of popular music. Ballet technique is also given during class.
Attire: Fitted black dance/fitness attire; footwear at teacher's recommendation; hair up away from the face and neck in any style or ponytail.

HIP HOP

Hip Hop dance refers to street dance styles primarily performed to upbeat music. It includes a wide range of styles.
Attire: Any style black active wear and sneakers. Hair up. No jeans, sandals, and flats.

TAP

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.
Attire: Any style black active wear and sneakers. Hair up. No jeans, sandals, and flats.