The Dance Warehouse provides a wide selection of exciting classes for dancers ages 18 months to adult. It is our mission to provide a strong, positive dance education for aspiring dancers of all ages. We offer many genres – tap, jazz, ballet, hip hop, etc – as well as all-boy and adult classes. Pursue your individual interests and dreams with The Dance Warehouse!
Our average class size is 10-15 students. There will be a teacher to student ratio of 1 to 8.
We request that students wear leotards, tights, dance shorts, skirts, etc. Any color or style is acceptable. Students in ballet classes should wear a black leotard with pink tights and hair in a bun or ponytail. Shoes can be purchased in our retail area.
Age 18-36 months Creative Movement or Mommy & Me: Bare feet or ballet shoes
Age 3-4 Tap, Ballet & Tumbling: White tap shoes and pink ballet shoes
Age 4-5 Tap, Ballet & Jazz: White tap shoes and pink ballet shoes
Age 4-5 Hippity Hop: Clean bottom tennis shoes
Age 4-5 Musical Theater: Pink ballet shoes
1st/2nd Grade Tap, Ballet & Jazz: Tan buckle tap shoes and pink ballet shoes
3rd Grade & Up Tap & Jazz: Tan buckle tap shoes and tan half ballet shoe
Hip Hop: Clean bottom tennis shoes
Ballet: Pink ballet shoes
We love having our parents come visit! We have viewing windows and new TV monitors in the studio that allow you to observe your children while they practice in class! We also have lots of space for siblings to play.
Yearly tuition is based on 32 dance classes. Tuition is then broken into 9 monthly payments, which are due by the 5th of each month. We offer a 5% discount on tuition if yearly tuition is paid in full at the time of registration.
30 minute class: $30 per month
45 minute class: $50.00 per month
1 hour class: $55.00 per month
*Multi class discount automatically applied. Per Student. Pay full monthly tuition for 1st class. Take $5 off monthly tuition for second class. $10 off monthly tuition for third class.
$25.00 per student due at the time of registration to hold a place in a class. Registration fees are non-refundable.
Costume Fees are due in 2 installments. The first payment of $65 due by November 1st. The remaining balance is due by January 15th. Costume fees are non-refundable.
Age 3-4 Tap, Ballet & Tumbling: One costume $65
Age 4-5 Tap, Ballet & Jazz: Two costumes $65 each
Age 4-5 Hippity Hop: One costume $65
Age 4-5 Musical Theater: One costume $65
1st/2nd Grade Tap, Ballet & Jazz: Two costumes $65 each
3rd Grade & Up Tap & Jazz: Two costumes $65 each
Hip Hop: One costume $65
Ballet: One costume $65
Costume viewing week takes place on April 19 – 24, 2021. A parent or guardian is required to attend, and regular classes will still take place.
The culmination of our school year dance program is our spring recital. The recital will be held at Chanhassen High School. Recital dates for 2020-21 are June 5 & 6, 2021. The schedule will be provided in October 2020. The excitement of performing for family and friends provides keeps many young dancers coming back year after year.
$30.00 per student due with first costume payment by November 1st.
This fee helps to cover rental costs of the auditorium and dressing areas for our recital. It also includes a streaming link to shows – no more fussing with DVDs!
The Dance Warehouse will have Halloween parties with classes starting October 26, 2020. Please have your dancer come to class dressed in his/her costume ready for come “spooky” fun!
The studio will also have Holiday parties the week of December 15 – 21, 2020.
Photo dates are April 26 – 29, 2021 (no classes, photos only). A schedule will be sent home with each dancer with his/her day and time. There will be no regular dance classes during photo week. Pictures will be taken of every class, with individual pictures of your dancer being taken only when ordered. Purchase of photos is optional. A parent or guardian must accompany their child, thank you!
First year dancers will receive a certificates of achievement and medals. Trophies will be awarded to dancers who have taken classes for 2, 5 and 10 consecutive years at The Dance Warehouse.
• MEA Break: October 14 – 18, 2020
• Thanksgiving Break: November 24 - 29, 2020
• Winter Break: December 22, 2020 – January 3, 2021
• Martin Luther King Day: January 18, 2021
• President’s Day: February 13 - 16, 2021
• Spring Break: March 29 - April 4, 2021
• Last Day of Class: May 28, 2021
We have worked with the MN Health Department to establish the best policy to keep our dancers and TDW staff and families safe. Any dancer who has been directly exposed to someone with a lab confirmed case of COVID19 must self-quarantine for 14 days or until negative test results are received and physician gives a return to sport note. Direct exposure means: Close contact (6’ or less) for 15 minutes or longer, sharing food eating utensils, sharing drinks, embracing, kissing.
Infected dancers should plan to STAY HOME until SEE BELOW…
If you continue to have no symptoms, you can be with others after:
TDW teachers will allow any dancer in the above situation of either self-quarantine/no symptoms, quarantine positive COVID19 test asymptomatic (or symptomatic as able), to ZOOM into classes. If you find your dancer in any of these situations, please email Tracy at TDW5678@gmail.com and she will get you connected! Thank you for being diligent about keeping others healthy.