How To Register

1. Click on the registration form that applies to you below, enter your information, click submit and wait for the PayPal button to appear.
2. 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.
3. Look for an email from the instructor in your inbox confirming your registration.


Fall + December Solstice 2019

Session Rates
$220 per student
Sibling rate: $203 for additional student per family

Optional enrollment for Sept.-Nov. OR just Dec.:
$60 for December only
$170 for Fall only
Sibling rate: $153 for Fall only

***RAINBOWDANCE Tuition: Ages 2-4***
October 9-November 13, 6 classes: $125
October 9-December 18, 9 classes: $175 (no class Nov. 20, 27)

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

All tuition payments can be made by mail-in check made out to Word Dance Theater, or through PayPal using the link in the registration form.

Session Registration Details

Session Dates

September 24-December 18
(No class on November 19, 20, 26, 27 unless we need a make up day)

Fall session based on 8 classes + built-in make up day, followed by December Solstice session of 3 classes

All classes at Dance Exchange in Takoma Park
Class Descriptions >>

Day / Times / Age Groups:

Fall + December Solstice 2019
Tuesdays, 3:15-4:15 pm  / 5-7 years old
Tuesdays, 4:25-5:25 pm  / 8-10 years old
Tuesdays, 4:30-5:30 pm  / 11+ years old
Wednesdays, 3:15-4:15 pm  / 2-4 years old*
Wednesdays, 4:25-5:25 pm  / 5-7 years old

*6-week RainbowDance session, October 9-November 13

PayPal link available at the bottom of 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.

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


All registrations are non-refundable, with the exception of a 50% return for early bird registrations on a case-by-case basis. Class tuition is framed on a $18 per class structure with registration fee, and individual classes will not be refunded if a student is absent. If the desired class is not full, prospective students may register for the season's session through week 2, after week 2, registration will be closed. Pro-rated tuition for students who join after week 1 will be determined on a case-by-case basis.

Inclement Weather Policies

In the event of inclement weather, parents and students are responsible for checking for changes to the Word Dance Theater Youth schedule which will be posted on the homepage of our website by the following times:

7:00 am: For classes that begin between 8:30am-2:00pm
2:00 pm: For classes that begin at 3:00pm or later.

If Montgomery County Schools close, WDT will not have classes that day.