Wayne Center for the Arts

MON-THURS: 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
SATURDAY: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Holidays may limit hours. Please check our Facebook page for the most up-to-date hours.

WCA WILL BE CLOSED DEC. 24, 2018 - JAN 1, 2019.

What is the suggested age for each dance level?

Toddler & Me 18 months to 3 years
Pre-Ballet Ages 3 & 4
Ballet Level 1 Ages 5-7
Ballet Level 2 Ages 7+
Ballet Level 3 Ages 8+
Ballet Level 4 Ages 8+
Pre-Pro Levels A-D Placement by Dance Coordinator

Students must be minimum age level to be considered for a level.  Please consider the dancer’s ability level with placement for all levels.


What is the required attire for dance classes?

Click here to view dance uniform requirements.


When are classes held?

Click here to view current dance schedule.


What are important dates I should remember for the dance department?

December 8&9 Nutcracker Ballet
December 12 Christmas party, Wayne Center Ballet Company Members
December 15 Sugar Plum Fairy Workshop
January 7-10 Pre-Professional Winter Dance Intensive
January 14-May 18 Pre-Professional School
January 22- April 12 Community School of Dance
February 9 Valentine Ballet Workshop
February 23 Walnut Street Ballet Workshop
March 23 Dancer Photoshoot (Sign up for your time on the bulletin board)
April 12 Spring Concert Run through on stage at WHS Performing Arts Center
April 13 Spring Dance Performance: The Journey of Sunshine
April 15-April 20 Spring Break
May 18 Artrageous (Performance)
May 22 Celebration reception & Scholarship Awards

What performance fees are involved in the spring performance?

Community School $65 for Costume, Headpiece, and 2 Tickets
Pre-Professional School $85 for Costume Fee and 2 Tickets
EXTRA COSTUME $35 each for 2nd, 3rd, 4th Costume

Is financial aid available?

Financial aid may be available for classes. If you wish to make monthly payments, an additional 10% will be added to the total tuition amount. Payments are due by the 15th of February, March, April & May. All accounts that are not paid in full by February 15th will be charged the monthly payment rate.


Any additional questions about the dance program?

Download the 2019 Dance Handbook for new dance families here.