expect at group classes:
Structured classes will
have 1-2 students per pole depending on enrollment
Special access for current students to online video review of moves taught
in class each week through our forum
Classes incorporate a
workout just as all dance classes do so each class will
include a mandatory warm up and cool down
Each course is 6 weeks
long taught in an "add on" style.
As you return each week you will build a full dance routine,
moves and reviewing the previous weeks' work.
Group classes combine
beginner through intermediate students so friends
can join you even after you've already started classes.
Group classes are for women only.
Private lessons are offered
Progression from one level to the next is determined by your
ability and the
Not everyone is ready to move on at
the same time
All students must complete each level before advancing to the
Starting at a different level or skipping levels/classes must be
approved by one on one evaluation during a paid private lesson.
Open to ages 18 and up.
to prepare for class:
Wear comfortable workout gear:
shorts and short sleeve tops.
Longer pants that can be pulled up above your knees can be
level one sessions.
The majority of our classes are done in bare feet.
Do not apply oils or lotions prior to class
Do not wear hand or wrist jewelry to class as it can cause
injury as well as damage
poles - you will be asked to remove it
You do not need to have your own pole for the basic or
However you will enjoy your classes more if you have a pole at
home for practice and having your own pole is required for
Rules & Policies
courteous to other students: show respect, be non-judgmental,
and encourage your fellow classmates in their journey towards
Payment in full is due at the
time of registration for all parties and classes.
Refunds for parties,
classes or private lessons
will be given upon cancellation with at least 14 days notice,
minus a $50 service fee.
No refunds or credits will be issued under any circumstances for cancellations less
than 14 days prior to the start
of class or party.
Private lessons must be
paid in full at time of booking
Private lessons &
parties may be re-scheduled with at least 24 hours notice
Balance for parties are
due in full no less than 7 days prior to party date.
Classes may be
cancelled by ETED if less than 4 students are registered and
full refunds will be issued.
All other fees for
classes, workshops, parties are non-refundable and no credit
will be given regardless of the reason.
As a courtesy to the
school and fellow students, please call the studio in advance if you are
going to be absent or late for class.
Students who appear intoxicated or
otherwise under the influence upon arrival to class will be
asked to sit out and may only observe class with no refund
Checks returned for insufficient funds will
be charged a $25 fee
Make Up Sessions:
Classes cancelled with advanced notice MIGHT
be eligible for rescheduling within the same week based on
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