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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

Contact us for entrollment in our virtual academy

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

Tiny Steps classes have a required uniform for Fairy Tale Ballet and 4-5 or 5-6 Yr Old Technique classes.

Any color dancewear is acceptable for Young Performer and some Senior Division classes.

Ballet classes have a dress code - see below.  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. 

 Please label all dance shoes with your student's name. 

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

Click here for our required dress code

• Pink Tights

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

• 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

Company Ballet, Turning Pointe and Pointe I/II

• Black Leotards

• Pink transition tights

• Ballet skirt optional

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

• Pink ballet slippers - split sole with pointe ribbons sewn on the ballet slippers

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

*Registration is not complete until the parent/ guardian  fills out emergency contact information and necessary release forms.

 

 

 

 

 

OPENING HOURS

CONTACT​ US

MONDAY-FRIDAY

9.00AM-10.00PM

 

​SATURDAY-SUNDAY

​9.00AM-8.00PM

 

 

Metropolitan Dance Theatre, LLC

Mailing Address:

829 W. Wm. David Pkwy

Metairie, LA 70005

 

Class Location:

103 Focis 

Metairie LA 70005

5005 Bloomfield

ELMWOOD LA 70121

Country Day Classes have been relocated to these two locations until further notice. 

CELL: (504) 481- 5402

EMAIL: mdtno@hotmail.com

 

 

 

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