San Jose Studio



The San Jose Studio is the home of the professional company as well as Primary Division, Pre-Professional Division and Drop-In classes, the Trainee Program, the Summer Intensive and numerous workshops, camps and programs. Classes are available for students of all ages and levels, from absolute beginners to pre-professionals, and from 1-year-old toddlers to all ages of adults. Five well-equipped, spacious dance studios in a historic downtown building provide the opportunity to train in a romantic, classical atmosphere. Live accompaniment is provided for most classes.  Sharing the studios with the professional Silicon Valley Ballet dancers allows students the opportunity to observe elite professional ballet dancers in their daily practice.

Classes & Programs

2015-2016 School-Year Classes

School-Year classes run from September through May. Classes are available for students 1-year-old and up at all levels of ability, and include morning classes for pre-schoolers, after-school classes for dance students of all ages, and a full-day Trainee program. Classes feature the American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum.

2016 Summer Programs

Have your best summer yet! A variety of intensives, camps, classes, and workshops for students of all ages and levels of ability, including our elite Summer Intensive, Fast-Track Technique Workshop, ABT Young Dancer Summer Workshop, Performance Camp, August After-School Intensive, and ongoing weekly classes.

2015-2016 School-Year Workshops and Master Classes

Special Workshops and a series of Master Classes allow students to experience training at Silicon Valley Ballet School throughout the School-Year. Includes the 2015-2016 Master Class Series, Winter Workshop with Lorena Feijoo, and Spring Choreography Workshop.

Drop-In Classes

Open enrollment ballet and pilates classes for students ages teen to adult are available on a drop-in basis year-round, including classes for absolute beginners. As a new student your first class will be free.


Silicon Valley Ballet School
San Jose Studio
40 North First St., San Jose, CA 95113
408-288-2820 x223

Photo by Deborah Hayes