REGISTRATION FEE                                                                        

Single Student.....$30.00


Per Family...........$50.00

This non-refundable fee includes registration to the school, and all Studio Newsletters and e-mails throughout the season.


There is a non-refundable fee of $10.00 per student, per family for liability and accident insurance. This insurance covers the student for any accident occurring while at the Studio beyond your own family's primary insurance carrier.

PERFORMANCE FEE                                                                               

Each performing student, per family.....$30.00

  This fee covers all rehearsals at the University of Buffalo's Center for the Arts, and the final Studio rehearsalAll students will perform in 2 shows.   This fee also provides one ticket, per student, for each show they are in.  Additional tickets may be purchased for $20.00.  The performance fee is due with the September tuition installment and is non-refundable after 12/1/2017.



Recreational students: $50.00 costume deposit per performing class. 

Competition Teams : $65 costume deposit per performing class.

All deposits must be paid by 11/04/2017 and are non-refundable after this date as costumes will have been ordered and are non-returnable.  Costume deposits may only be paid by cash, check, or money order. 

There is a $5 LATE FEE for each costume deposit not paid by 11/04/2017.  NO EXCEPTIONS.

Child and teenage costumes will not exceed $65.00. Competition team costumes will not exceed $125.00.
All costume accessories and props are included.


SOLO..... $500
TRIOS..... $420 per Student
QUARTETS, QUINTETS $380 per Student 

All private lessons are given at the discretion of the Studio based on the student's training, ability and time schedule.

Solo: Competition Team Members ONLY.
Trios-Sextets: MUST be taking 6 classes weekly at David DeMarie, including 1 ballet at the studio.  NO EXCEPTIONS!


Tuition is based on a course fee and not by the individual class or weeks.  Some months have 2 classes some have 3 or 4.
All vacations and holidays have been taken into consideration.

Please note that our Studios only have 9 EQUAL MONTHLY INSTALLMENTS  for the convenience of budgeting. You will find our rates to be competitive with all other large studios in the area. All fees listed below are based on a FAMILY RATE & NOT by each individual student.

The fees listed below are effective as of August 1, 2017.  Subject to change without notice.

Boys dance 50 % off regular tuition.

(Per Family)
Course Fee
9 Monthly Installments
(Sept. - May)
1 hour weekly
2 hours weekly
3 hours weekly
4 hours weekly
5 hours weekly
6 hours weekly
Add $30.00 monthly for each additional 1 hour class per week,
to a maximum family rate of $432.00 per month.
  • Visa/Mastercard are accepted for Tuition Installments, Registration, Performance, and Insurance Fees ONLY. 
  • There are no refunds if the Studio closes due to inclement weather.  Students will NOT be called.  Closings will be on ALL Studio phones, as well as WGRZ, WKBW, and WIVB TV stations/websites.
  • Make-up lessons will be provided at the discretion of the Teachers if deemed necessary.  If you would like a make-up lesson please see your class assistant to schedule.
  • Tuition installments are due by the 15th of each month.  After the 15th of each month a $5.00 late fee will be charged
  • There is a $35.00 service charge on all returned checks.  
  • After 1 returned check, all accounts must be paid in cash or Visa/MasterCard
  • There are no refunds on missed classes whatsoever.




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