2023 DANCE VILLE STUDIO POLICIES: THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW

Our studio classes are classified thus:

Dance-on: Our feel-good dance classes for adults, wo want to dance either for fitness or fun.

Sparkle kids: Our dance classes for kids between the ages of 3-12 years. We have Ballet class, Creative movement and Afro Pop

Sparkle Teen: Dance classes for teenagers between the ages of 13-19. These classes include Ballet, Afropop, Contemporary, Salsa and cultural dance.

Pro-Dance: Our professional dance classes for young people who want to eventually get paid to dance. These classes include dance, administration and management.

We also rent our studio for rehearsals

For Dance-On and classes generally 

  1. All class fees should be paid before you start or take the class
  2. We count a month as 4 weeks. It is expected that you conclude your month and classes in 4 weeks. Extensions will no longer be made
  3. All Dance ville money should be paid to our Dance Ville account. However if you pay cash please do ask for a receipt.
  4. Friends are not allowed to try out classes if they have not paid. They are not also allowed to watch classes. (However, we will announce and give open days and free class trial offers once in a while for those who want try try out.
  5. Please keep your items carefully, we recommend that you do not come with excessive jewelry that could fall off or injure other participating members. We recommend you come with a bag you could put your phones and keys and private belongings
  6. Payments are non refundable and non transferable

For Class fee, activity schedules, Dance kit info and Dance-on class bookings, please click here.

For Sparkle Kids classes

  1. Kids are expected to come on time.
  2. Adequate attire for specific classes should be adhered to. They should be dressed properly for their classes. If they will be changing up in the studio, they should come 10 mins early so they can change and join the class on time.
  3. Parents and guardians are allowed to wait in THE LOBBY for the kids. Please do not sit in the studio, it is usually distracting
  4. Kids should be picked up, at most 10 mins after the end of their class. Continuous late pick up will attract a fine.
  5. Kids are not allowed to sit in on classes they have not paid for.
  6. Class fees are expected before the kids start classes.
  7. Parents are expected to attend studio activities hosted to engage and develop the performances of their kids
  8. All kids under 5 should please come with a Nanny or Adult who will sit through the class
  9. Kids attending multiple classes should please come with snacks and/or small lunch
  10. As with all other classes, a month is 4 weeks with no extensions and fees are non refundable and non transferable.
  11. It is important that we be informed if the child has any allergies or recurring ailments that need watching out for (like asthma, epilepsy etc. Please make sure required medication or relief items are always in his/her studio tote bag)
  12. Classes and rehearsal days may increase in a week depending on seasons we are planning for performances and showcases, we will always inform parents. Please make sure you are
    1. In our Sparkle parents whats app group
    2. Following and have turned on Notifications @SparkleDanceKids on Instagram and Facebook. 
    3. Following and have turned on notifications @DanceVilleNG on Instagram and Facebook and subscribed to @DanceVilleNG1 on Youtube for our videos from our projects.
  13. Please note that we do a lot of pictures and videos and we share them publicly. If for any reason you would not like your kid(s) to feature in our shoots and media materials please inform us on registration and we will exempt them.
  14. Our Sparkle kids dance kit is required for uniformity and inclusion. However, the kids can attend the first few classes in mufti. 

For Class fee, activity schedules, Dance kit info and sparkle kids class bookings, please click here.

For Sparkle teens classes

  1. These classes are for teenagers… ONLY
  2. All teens need to submit a parental consent form along with their registration fees.
  3. Loitering and lingering before/after classes is not allowed.
  4. Parents and guardians can call the studio for confirmation of activities and process of classes
  5. The teens can only attend the classes they have paid for. They are not allowed to sit in on other classes.
  6. Parents and guardians should please join the Sparkle parents whats app group for updates on our activities. Also follow @DanceVilleStudios on Instagram and turn on Notification.
  7. As with all other classes, a month is 4 weeks with no extensions and fees are non refundable and non transferable.
  8. It is important that we be informed if the teen has any allergies or recurring ailments that need watching out for (like asthma, epilepsy etc. Please make sure required medication or relief items are always in his/her studio tote bag)

For Class fee, activity schedules, Dance kit info and sparkle teens class bookings, please click here.

Studio rent policies

Our studio rent is N2,500 per hour for sessions holding between 8am – 4pm and N3,500 for sessions between 4pm and 9pm on Mondays to Fridays. Sessions on Sunday cost N5,000 per hour from 8am to 9pm. 

  1. Rent sessions are not booked till they have been PAID for.
  2. Sessions are to be booked at least 24 hours ahead of time.
  3. Reschedules if needed after booking are to happen at least 12 hours before the original booked time
  4. The rent fee covers space, power and sound system. Our studio assistant can also help with coordinating your access at the door for either your guests or participants. (S/He can not run errands outside the studio on your behalf
  5. Studio fees should be paid to Dance Ville Entertainment UBA 1019395499. You will get a confirmation of your payment. Please remember, these payments should happen at least 24 hours before the time you are scheduling for. We will not accept cash at the door.
  6. All items brought to the studio are at the owner’s risk. Please take care of your property and keep them safely.
  7. Your set up (if required) must happen within the schedule you paid for.
  8. Extension of sessions during a session is only possible if the studio is free and will attract a 15% fee on top of the fee for the new hour you are paying for.
  9. All payments are nonrefundable

Information on our Pro-Dance Class is coming soon.

These dance studio policies are put in place to help us serve you best. Do abide by them. Thank you.

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