Logistics

Classes will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays at the Woman's Club of Bethesda.There is free parking.

 

Caregivers are invited to help dancers change clothes and get ready for class, but please note that all classes are drop-off. Please be on time for drop-off and pick-up. 

Dates and Tuition

Classes will run from September 20th through December 15th and will culminate in an end-of-semester December Showcase (date TBA). 

 

Classes will be held on Monday Federal Holidays. There is no class on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving.

 

Tuition must be paid in full upon registration. There is a non-refundable registration fee of $15.00 per student per semester.

Enrollment 

Classes for 3's and Pre-K will be capped at 8 dancers.

Classes for K-2nd grade will be capped at 10 dancers.

Classes that do not meet minimal enrollment will be combined or cancelled. 

 

We intend to offer a second semester from January-May/June. At this time, we will ask you to register again and pay the second semester’s tuition.

Showcase, Recital and Costumes

Each class will participate in BDC's end-of-semester December Showcase. The showcase will be informal and will not include costumes.

At the end of the spring semester (May/June), there will be a Spring Recital. There will be one costume required per class. Recital tickets will be sold separately.

Refunds and Withdrawals

When a student withdraws from any class, it is necessary to notify BDC in writing. Refunds will not be issued for withdrawals, missed-classes, illness, or snow-closures. Prorated semester refunds for withdrawals will be considered on a case-by-case basis due to medical circumstances.