Frequently Asked Questions
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Below you will find answers to our most commonly asked questions. If you don’t see your question, please call or email us, we would be happy to help. For recital questions, please visit the recital page.
Greater Austin Dance Academy offers classes in tap, ballet, jazz, pointe, leaps and flexibility, hip-hop, musical theater, contemporary, lyrical, street jazz and drill prep. We have classes for children ages 2 – 18!
Greater Austin Dance Academy operates on the same school-year calendar as the Round Rock school district. Therefore, we are closed for the Thanksgiving holidays, winter holidays, and spring break. Please check with the studio in regards to Monday holidays. Often, we will still have classes even though students may be out of school on these days. Remember, monthly tuition is based on the full year. Therefore, tuition is never prorated due to holidays nor absences.
For Level 1 and higher BALLET CLASSES – we require a black leotard and pink tights (along with ballet shoes).
For Level 1 and higher tap and jazz classes any colored tights and leotard, dance pants/shorts may be worn for tap and jazz, black jazz shoes, black tap shoes. Please make sure hair is pulled away from face and neck. Hair must be secured so that it cannot touch the corner of the eye. No jewelry.
Dance pants and any form fitting tank or t-shirt, black jazz shoes (lyrical may be barefoot or jazz shoes – NO FOOT UNDEES)
Please speak with the director if you have any other questions concerning proper attire.
All of our instructors either have or are actively pursuing college degrees related to the dance field. In addition, GADA takes great time training teachers so that consistent curriculum is taught between classes and various teachers. Please feel free to read specific teacher backgrounds on our faculty page of the website!
If you have other questions not answered here, please feel free to contact us either through the website, phone, or drop by – we’re happy to speak with you further!