JDT believes a better world is possible when guided by the following core values:


We believe artistic freedom is essential to our mission and vision.


We believe in listening to all points of view, embracing vulnerability, and celebrating bravery to create authentic human connections.


We believe in creating safe and supportive spaces for all (both IRL and Virtual) where dance and personal physical practices can be shared free of censorship or inhibition.


We believe that encouraging patience, productivity, and creative responses promotes clear and intentional action.


We believe that creative solutions must be addressed together to create our best work.

JDT is firmly grounded in acknowledging, respecting and inspiring members’ efforts to reach personal and artistic goals in an environment that fosters artistic inquiry, project-based research, creative process and collaboration. We believe in a company model that provides sustainable opportunities for art making, health and wellness, financial prosperity, and community and cultural advancement.