Tuition Fees 2020-2021
Fall 2020 tuition is based on class time (45, 60, 75, or 90 minutes) over the course of 13 weeks from September 14th - December 19th. Families are required to pay for the first month of classes to complete the registration process. Tuition can be paid in three installments. First installment (as well as any past due tuition) is due upon registration. Second and third installments due October 15th and November 15th respectively. The registration fee has been discontinued.
Individual dancer payments are capped at $675 (or $225 per installment); family payments are capped at $975 (or $325 per installment). This means that once you reach this cap, other classes you take are free.
Only online payments and checks via mail accepted during COVID-19 at this time. Accounts must be paid in full in order to register for new sessions.
45 minute class = $186/13 weeks or $62 per installment
60 minute class = $195/13 weeks or $65 per installment
75 & 90 minute classes = $204/13 weeks or $68 per installment
10% tuition discount on 2nd/3rd etc. students per family
Maximum Individual session tuition = $675 or $225 per installment
Maximum Family session tuition = $975 or $325 per installment
Recital Costume Fee
No Spring Recital costume fees in Fall 2020.
If a student wishes to drop a class prior to the end of the session, prompt notification is required. All withdrawals are effective as of the date Maine State Ballet is notified. Students/families are responsible for tuition until that time.
During COVID-19 no financial assistance is available, unfortunately. All available resources are being used to keep the facility open for dance instruction.
Maine State Ballet Company Member Tuition Policies
Maine State Ballet Company members will pay tuition through the first summer after graduation from high school.
Company members who are high school graduates or the equivalent and are at least 18 years of age, are in good fiscal standing and remain in the area to dance and perform with Maine State Ballet will not be charged for classes starting in the fall after their senior year of high school.
Maine State Ballet Company members who take tap and jazz classes are charged for those classes.