Registration and Enrollment
All students must be formally registered prior to attending classes at Philadelphia Dance Theatre. The registration process includes creation of an account through our website and selecting the Log In link located near the top right of the page, which will direct you to our family/student database known as TheStudioDirector. You can also access you account on your mobile device by downloading TheStudioDirector app. There is a $35 annual registration fee for each student.  Tuition is a flat monthly rate based on the student level.  Charges will appear monthly from September through May.  In order to enhance student confidence and advancement, we encourage enrollment in multiple classes. PDT offers students the flexibility to take as many classes at their level or lower levels as desired. There is no additional cost to partake in extra classes.  

Tuition Policies
Tuition is due the first of the month. Families are expected to keep their account in good standing. We suggest you use the automatic payment feature for easy payments. There are no credits and tuition is non-refundable.  Accounts that become delinquent are subject to late fees.

Missed Class Policy 
At any time students can make up missed classes by attending another class in their level or the levels below. 

Dropping a class 
If you wish to swap or drop classes please email pdt.accts@gmail.com, so your schedule can be updated.

June Showcase 
All active students will have an opportunity to perform in the June showcase. The dresscode leotard will be their costume.

No matter where you are in the world class etiquette is absolute and remains a constant in our art form. Please observe our guidelines of etiquette during all classes and rehearsals.

Dress Code
Dress code must be observed at all times.  Class uniform must be worn within 14 days of registration.  Click here to download our dress code policies.  


Pre-School Division
Level                  Age                  Monthly Fee

Pre-Ballet 1      3-4 years         $70.00

Pre-Ballet 2      4-5 years         $70.00

Pre-Ballet 3      5-6 years         $70.00

Primary Division

Placement in levels at Philadelphia Dance Theatre is based upon each child's individual development.  Each dancer will develop at their own physi0logical rate.

Ballet is hard and it takes daily practice, discipline, and dedication.  Each dancer is evaluated by their abilities, what they can comprehend, and put into their bodies.  All new students must be evaluated in a class before placed in a level.

Level                         Age                       Monthly Fee
Ballet 1 & 1x            7-8 years             $80.00

Ballet 2 & 2x           8-10 years           $150.00 

Ballet 3 & 3x           10-12 years         $260.00

Ballet 4 & 4x           13-14 years         $325.00

Pre-Professional Division

Dancers eligible in Level 5 and up.  A rigorous training and performing schedule, which includes daily classes, summer intensive training and performances in A Philadelphia Nutcracker, Breaking Ground, Philadelphia Youth Dance Fest, Delaware Dance Festival and Members of Regional Dance America attend annual Festival.

Level                         Age                       Monthly Fee
Ballet 5, 5x & 6      15-19 years          $380.00      

Adult Division         

19 and up (no registration fee)  

Adults may pay by the class, by using a Class Card, or register for monthly regular tuition.
Fee per class: $15.00
Class Card (12 classes): $165