Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company




Glen Echo Park is pleased to partner with the Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company (DTSBDC) to present a variety of classes this spring and summer.  DTSBDC, now in its 24th season, is the preeminient contemporary dance company of the Washington D.C. region.  Artistic Director and choreographer, Mr. Burgess has been awarded multiple honors including the Mayor's Art Award, two Senior Fulbrights, the Pola Nireneka Award and seven Metro D.C. Dance Awards. The company has toured to over 20 countries through the U.S. State Department to represent the United States abroad. DTSBDC tours nationally and has performed at the White House at the invitation of the President and First Lady Obama. Most recently, DTSBDC was the first dance company to be in residence at the National Portrait Gallery. The company has performed at other museums including the National Gallery of Art, the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the Kreeger Museum. The company performs at the Kennedy Center each season.

As a contemporary modern dance company, DTSBDC teachers are offering dance classes to teens and adults in the many styles of dance that are incorporated in Mr. Burgess' unique style of movement.


Register for multiple classes and save!


Class Tuition:

1 class/week for Spring(11 classes) $193; Summer (9 classes) $158

2 classes/week for Spring (22 classes) $374**; Summer (18 classes) $306

3 classes/week for Spring (33 classes) $545**; Summer (27 classes) $446


**In order to receive the discounted rate for multiple classes you must register by phone 301.634.2226 or in person.

Missed and/or cancelled classes can be made up in another DTSBDC class during the semester the student is currently enrolled in. 

Non-registered students may drop in to DTSBDC classes that have not filled with registered students. The drop-in rate is $20. 

Classes offered (click on a class for more information and to register):

Hip Hop 1

Adult/Teen Contemporary Modern 1

Adult/Teen Contemporary Modern 2

Ballet 1

Adult/Teen Stretch & Strength






Learn more about DTSBDC Classes at Glen Echo Park!


For more information about the Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company visit www.dtsbdc.org.