Frequently asked questions
Can I do a trial before I enrol?
Absolutely yes! However for legal and safety reasons anyone participating in a trial class must fill out some paperwork at the office before trailing so we have all your child's important information readily available to us if we need to contact you emergency numbers, medical conditions, etc).
Can parents and siblings watch class?
Parents are invited to watch the first lesson. After the first lesson, we ask parents to wait in our large, comfortable waiting area, so we can work our magic with your children without distraction. We just love to surprise you with how much they have learned by the concert!!
If you have special visitors in town that would like to watch class during term please make a request via the office.
Are there any performance opportunities?
Performance opportunities are optional and include:
- Mid Year & End of year Concert
- Public Festivals and community events
- Eisteddfods for Stage Class
- OzDance Competitions
How do I pay my fees?
All fees are made prior to student commencing classes to Jenny in the office, either over the phone with credit card, via bank transfer (please always use your child's name as a reference) or in person at the office.
Does Plie offer dance exams and are they compulsory?
Plié offers official exams from pre primary to advanced in the following styles:
- Hop Hop
- Contemporary & lyrical
- Classical Ballet -Cecchetti
Exams provide a goal and sense of achievement for students and record their yearly progress with encouraging hand written reports and gradings. Students receive a report and medal. Exams are optional. Students that do not take exams will still progress to the next level.
Is Plié, Groove'n' Shuffle a talent agency?
No Plié is not a talent agency. however our industry contacts result in many fabulous opportunities for our students throughout the year.
If you are interested in hearing about these opportunities join our mailing list and become a fan on Facebook. if you are looking for a full time agent we can point you in the right direction.
Do you offer 'boys only' classes?
Yes- we offer 'Boys Only' Hip Hop. All our other classes are choreographed for boys and girls. If your son is concerned about dancing in a female dominated class, send him along with a friend.
Can I do a make up class if I am absent?
Yes. Find a similar class on the timetable and let the office know that you will be attending. Make up classes can be taken for missed classes due to illness, travel or public holidays.
What if my child doesn't like a class?
Plié offers a money back guarantee on all weekly classes within the first week. No refunds beyond the first week.
What happens if i miss a class
Missed classes may be made up within the current term only.
Do timetables stay the same for the entire year?
Timetable may be subject to change
Are children supervised between classes?
Yes but Plie accept no responsibility for students outside their official class time. Students must be collected promptly from studio door.