• Audition / Assessment

    • Students entering the second grade (7 years old) and above

    • Demonstrates Proficient Dance Technique Appropriate to Age and Development

  • Class Requirements

    • Each cohort will have a set of required weekly and monthly classes.​

    • Additional optional classes are available.

  • Committed Attendance for the Entire Program Year (August - May)

    • Maximum of 3 unexcused absences unless arranged with instructors well in advance

    • Illnesses and Family Emergencies are considered excused absences

    • Class Requirements are based on assigned cohorts (See Class Requirements)

  • Adherence to Strict Dress Code

    • Ballet - Black leotard, pink tights, ballet slippers, hair in a clean and secure bun

    • Jazz - Black leggings or fitted shorts may be slipped on over ballet clothes, jazz shoes

    • Hip Hop Crew - Pants and street clothes one can move in, tennis shoes

  • Exhibits Focus & Character

    • Good Listening, a Strong Work Ethic, and a Desire to Improve

    • Graciousness, Kindness, Respect, and Humility

  • Performance

    • Full participation in the following:

      • Athletic Garage Festival (Crew Only)

      • Sierra Madre Halloween Festivities

      • Nutcracker (Ballet Only)

      • Possible Special Spring Performance TBD

      • Spring Recital



Sierra Madre Dance Center

154 W. Sierra Madre Blvd

Sierra Madre, CA 91024