How To Register

1. For classes offered at the Dance Exchange, follow directions on this page.
2. Complete the New Student Registration Form or Returning Student Registration Form, click submit and wait for the PayPal button to appear. (If your child has taken a full session of classes with Word Dance Theater, please fill out the Returning Student form, all other students should fill out the New Student form)
3. Click on the Tuition Payment button to complete registration with online payment (to send a check, see details below on this page). Each child's tuition must be paid in full by the first class.
4. Look for an email from the instructor in your inbox confirming your registration.

Class Details

Session Dates

Fall 2018
13 week session / September 25 - December 19

Age Groups / Days / Times:

Fall 2018
Dance Exchange in Takoma Park
Tuesdays, 3:15-4:15 pm / 4-7 years old
Tuesdays, 4:25-5:25 pm / 8-10 years old
Wednesdays, 4:20-5:20 pm / 11-14 years old
Wednesdays, 5:25-6:25 / Repertory class, ages 8+


Fall 2018

Session Rate
$225 for 13-week technique class session per student.
Enrollment in full session required, no drop-ins.
10% sibling discount.

If your child is interested but you’re reluctant to sign up for a full session, please email Ms. Becky at and we could offer a trial class for $15.

Repertory Class
$100 for 13-week session, taken concurrently with technique class, per student
$225 for 13-week session, if without technique class *by permission of instructor only, $200 Early Bird registration rate applies through July 15

Early Bird
*Rate available until July 15
$200 for 13-week technique class session, per student
10% sibling discount. 

Scholarships are available, please email Ms. Becky for more information:

Payments can be made via PayPal or by mail-in check made out to Word Dance Theater. Tuition for the Thursday classes at Dance Loft on 14 are paid directly through the Dance Loft on 14 website. 

Mail Check to:
Word Dance Theater
4938 Hampden Lane, Box 405
Bethesda, MD 20814


PayPal link available in the Parent Portal or will appear on Registration Form page after registration information is submitted. Please note that registration is not complete and a spot will not be held until payment is received.

All registrations are non-refundable, with the exception of a 50% return for early bird registrations on a case-by-case basis. Classes are framed on a $15 per class structure, but individual classes will not be refunded if a student is absent. If a new or wait-listed student joins the class after the first week, then WDT offers that student a pro-rated rate from the $15 per class structure. Prospective students may register for the season's session through week 3, after week 3, registration will be closed.