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Metropolitan Dance Theatre, LLC

Mailing Address:

829 W. Wm. David Pkwy

Metairie, LA 70005

 

Class Location:

Metairie Park Country Day School

300 Park Road

 

CELL: (504) 481- 5402

EMAIL: mdtno@hotmail.com

 

 

 

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All rights reserved. 

 

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F.A.Q.S

Performance Opportunities 
Parents and relatives of all students enrolled in the MDT's program will enjoy watching their dancers in our professional optional annual recital.

 

Tuition

Tuition is based on a school year and paid in monthly installments due on the first lesson of each month.  The first installment and registration fee are due upon registration.

 

Fall Enrollment

Typically, the year begins in September and ends in May or June, with holiday breaks.

Upperschool students may wear dance pants for jazz, lyrical and tap classes.  Any color dancewear is acceptable.  All students taking ballet or pointe must wear leotards and tights. Students may elect to wear a ballet skirt . Gym shorts are not appropriate in any class. All students must wear cover-ups when entering and exiting the building.   Hair must be secured off the face with any instrument that will not fly off or distract the dancer. 

 

Dance Shoes
Tap shoes must be secured with a buckle or "tap ties". No ribbons.

No foam ballet “bedroom” or “dress-up” slippers allowed.

 

Dress Code

Tiny Steps Division

• Any color leotard (skirts allowed but must be attached)

• Pink Footed Tights

• Pink Ballet Shoes - no elastic drawstring - please tie in a knot and cut excess

• Tan Mary Jane Tap Shoes (snap-on, buckle or elastic bound – no ribbons!!)

• Hair secured

Young Performers Division -Combo Classes

• Any color leotard -skirts permitted

• Any color tights; Footless or stirrup  tights acceptable

• Pink Ballet Shoes - no elastic drawstring - please tie in a knot and cut excess

• Tan Tap Shoes - lace up or slip on - no mary janes, please

• Tan split sole jazz shoes or Tan leather Half-soles or “Pirouette Shoes”

• Hair secured

Hip-Hop - All Levels

• Hip Hop Dance Attire

• Athletic Shoes

Turning Pointe and Pointe I/II

• Black Leotards

• Pink transition tights

• Ballet skirt optional

• HAIR IN BUN, with HAIRNET ---- NO EXCEPTIONS

• Pink ballet slippers - split sole

Musical Theatre and Teen Musical Theatre

• Any color leotard or fitted dance top. 

  • Black capri-length pants, leggings, or black dance shorts shorts (no gym shorts). 

  • Suntan jazz shoes

• Hair secure in bun/ponytail

Junior Contemporary

  • Any color leotard or fitted dance top.

  • Black capri-length pants, leggings, or short dance shorts (no gym shorts).

  • Pirouettes 1/2 soles

Senior Musical Theatre

• Any color dancewear 

• Light Tan Jazz Shoes 

• Tan Character Shoes for Ladies

• Hair secure in bun/ponytail

Senior Division I / II Jazz

• Any color dancewear 

• Light Tan Jazz Shoes  or  Tan leather Half-soles or “Pirouette Shoes”

 • Hair secure in bun/ponytail

  Senior Division I /II 

Contemporary / Pointe 

• Any color dancewear 

• Light Tan Jazz Shoes  or  Tan leather Half-soles or “Pirouette Shoes”

• Pink ballet slippers - split sole

• Hair secure in bun/ponytail

Students are required to wear appropriate leotards and tights to every class.   Older students may wear dance pants for jazz, lyrical and tap classes. All students taking ballet or pointe must wear leotards and tights. Gym shorts are not appropriate in any class.     All students must wear cover-ups when entering and exiting the building.  Please label all dance shoes with your student's name. 

*Registration is not complete until the parent/ guardian comes to the studio to fill out emergency contact information and necessary release forms.