Tuition & Fees
An annual registration fee of $35 per family is payable to the Alabama Dance Theatre. If you have paid a registration fee since July 2016, you do not owe another fee for the summer session. Tuition is due no later than the first class of the session. We are unable to give refunds. Non-attendance is not considered withdrawal from class. Please submit written notification of withdrawal. Tuition is payable to Alabama Dance Theatre. Tution for the summer session for each student is as follows:
Classes begin Tuesday May 30th. Please register immediately by mail by filling out the attached form and sending your summer tuition (and registration fee if you have not paid this fee since July 2016). Class sizes are limited and are filled in order of registration. The Alabama Dance Theatre, their agents or employees or volunteers, are not responsible for any injury, damage, negligence, mistake, claim or demand to any student. Students of the Alabama Dance Theatre agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Alabama Dance Theatre from any claim or liability.
Class Placement & Attendance
All beginners are placed according to age. Students with prior experience are placed according to ability.
The goal of our school is to maintain a high level of excellence in classical ballet training.
As a student progresses to higher levels, more frequent classes are required.
Students must take the required number of classes for their level.
Please call when a student must be absent. Missed classes should be made up promptly.
Students are expected to be properly attired for each class.
Girl's hair must be secured in a bun.
Jewelry and loose clothing should not be worn in class.
Male students should wear white t-shirts, black tights, and black shoes.
Female students should wear pink tights, pink ballet slippers and:
- Pre-Ballet - Ballet pink short sleeve leotard
- Beginning Ballet - Light blue short sleeve leotard
- Ballet I & II-III - Lilac or black leotard
- Ballet III-IV & Ballet V-Advanced - Solid color leotard of choice*
- Pink leotard (Mirella 201L) is required for seminar
- Jazz - Form fitting dancewear & black jazz shoes
- Modern - Leotard & tights or unitard of choice, bare feet
- Contemporary - Leotard & tights of choice, (lyrical shoes)
Local options for dance attire and shoes are:
Bou Cou Dancewear Boutique