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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What makes Perform Art Studios unique?
2. Is it important to have a qualified and registered Ballet teacher?
3. When can I register?
4. I am considering changing dance schools, how can I make this transition easy?
5. How young can a child begin dance?
6. How late can a child begin to learn?
7. What types of dance do you teach?
8. Do you teach any performing arts other than dance?
9. How much are the costume fees for the year end production show

1. What makes Perform Art Studios unique?
Small Class Sizes, Personal Attention and Quality Training!  With maximum class sizes of 10-12, we spend the most teacher time with our students than any other studio on the North Shore!
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2. Is it important to have a qualified and registered Ballet teacher?
Yes, Royal Academy of Dance (R.A.D.) registered teachers are trained and examined through the Royal Academy of Dance, an internationally recognized Ballet training organization in London, England. Teacher training includes detailed syllabus study, teaching styles, child development, anatomy etc.
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3. When can I register?
Unlike most schools, our registration is ongoing throughout the year! We are continually adding new dance programs to our timetable!
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4. I am considering changing dance schools, how can I make this transition easy?

  1. You are welcome to try any class you are interested in.
  2. We will briefly assess your level to ensure that you are placed in the appropriate level as standards vary from school to school.
  3. We have open lines of communication between parents, students and teachers to make you feel comfortable and to answer any questions you may have.

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5. How young can a child begin dance?
We offer our Preschool Ballet and Dance program as well as our unique First stART program for girls and boys as young as 3 years old.
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6. How late can a child begin to learn?
It's never too late. Our experienced instructors and educators can shave years off the learning curve often showing remarkable progress within the first few months.
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7. What types of dance do you teach?
Our Ballet instruction includes Royal Academy of Dance (R.A.D) Ballet, Pointe, and Non-syllabus Ballet. We also offer Jazz, Tap (IDTA), Hip Hop, Lyrical, Tap, Contemporary, Musical Theatre & Boys Only Dance Classes (Boys Unlimited)
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8. Do you teach any performing arts other than dance?
Yes, we offer many other performing arts instruction including singing lesson &voice coaching for musical theatre. We are also very exited to be one of the few performing arts schools to offer classes in digital music composition, choreography and performance. - Create, Record, Perform!
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9. How much are the costume fees for performances at Perform Art Studios?
Perform Art Studios have a complete costume rental system for end of year show productions / performances.
Our well stocked and maintained costume wardrobe department has over 300 costumes for students to use!

Costumes Rental Fees are $39.20 per class Purchase costumes are $67.20 (+Taxes)

Many other dance schools charge between  $80-$150.00 per costume!

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