Term fees are payable when you enrol or within the first week of the term. Payment can be made at reception when enrolling, or by internet banking. 
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The Auckland Academy of Dance Limited
Late payment of fees incur a $25 late payment fee. Prior arrangements to pay your fees in installments can be made with the office, but must be in place before the commencement of the term.  Fees are based on an average of 8 weeks per term and calculated over the entire year.  This takes into account statutory holidays and that some terms differ in length and are longer or shorter.

There is no refund for classes not attended, but students are welcome to attend another class as a make up for any missed class.  All fees are GST inclusive.



All Pre School Ballet classes which are Little Gems, Little Jewels and Junior Ballet classes, are 30 minutes in duration and are $120 per term.

For Ballet children from Grade 1 – 5 are expected to attend two classes a week if they wish to sit the examinations.

Vocational Ballet students are expected to do a minimum of two classes per week, but must attend three classes per week including Saturday open classes if they wish to sit the examinations.

$550.00 Package for Classical Ballet:

Intermediate Foundation and Intermediate includes: 3 Syllabus Classes (one of which will have open work) Body Conditioning.

Advanced 1 and 2, includes: 2 Syllabus classes, Open class, Body Conditioning

Students may also attend any class one level above or below their own level to gain strength.  Advanced 1 and 2 students may attend Advanced 2 Pointe (Thursday)

*The package does not include Repertoire (Saturday)

ClassTimetableMinimum AgeCost
(per term)
Pre School
(x1 class per week)
See Pre School Classes for more informationMust be 3 or 4 at the start of the term$120
Junior Ballet
(x1 class per week)
Tuesday 3.30-4.00pm5 years AFTER 1 May
Starts Term 2. See Pre School Classes for more information
Saturday 11.30-12.00pm
Pre Primary
(x1 class per week)
Tuesday 4.00-4.45pm FULL5 years before 1 May$135
Saturday 9.00-9.45am
(2 classes on Saturday's at the same time)
(x1 class per week)
Tuesday 4.45-5.45pm (FULL)6 years before 1 May$150
Tuesday 5.45-6.45pm
Saturday 9.45-10.45am
Grade 1
2 Options available
(x2 classes per week)
*Please note you cannot mix Options.
Option A
Monday 4.00-5.00pm
Wednesday 4.00-5.00pm
7 years before 1 May$250 (2 classes)
$150 (1 class)
Option B
Tuesday 4.00-5.00pm
Saturday 10.45-11.45am
Grade 2
2 Options available
(x2 classes per week)
*Please note you cannot mix Options.
Option A
Tuesday 5.00-6.00pm
Thursday 4.00-5.00pm
8 years before 1 May$250 (2 classes)
$150 (1 class)
Option B
Thursday 5.00-6.00pm
Saturday 11.45-12.45pm
Grade 3
(x2 classes per week)
Tuesday 6.00-7.00pm
Saturday 1.00-2.00pm
9 years before 1 May$250 (2 classes)
$150 (1 class)
Grade 4
(x2 classes per week)
Monday 5.00-6.00pm
Wednesday 5.00-6.00pm
10 years before 1 May$250 (2 classes)
$150 (1 class)
Grade 5
(x2 classes per week)
Monday 6.30-7.30pm
Wednesday 6.30-7.30pm
11 years before 1 May$250 (2 classes)
$150 (1 class)
Body Conditioning 1Monday 6.00-6.30pm
Friday 6.00-6.30pm
Grades 4 & 5$100
Grade 6Thursday 4.15-5.15pm$150
Open BalletFriday 4.30-5.30pmGrade 5 - Intermediate Foundation$175
VOCATIONAL CLASSES$180 x1 class per week
$290 x2 classes per week
$550.00 Package for Classical Ballet
Intermediate FoundationMonday 7.30-8.30pm
Tuesday 4.45-6.00pm
Thursday 5.15-6.30pm
IntermediateMonday 4.30-5.45pm
Tuesday 6.30-7.45pm
Thursday 5.15-6.30pm
Intermediate Foundation/
Intermediate Pointe
Tuesday 6.00-6.30pmIntermediate Foundation & Intermediate
Advanced FoundationMonday 5.45-7.00pm
Wednesday 6.45-8.15pm
Advanced 1
Advanced 2Monday 5.45-7.00pm
Tuesday 7.30-9.00pm
Thursday 8.15-9.15pm (Pointe)
Body Conditioning 3Monday 7.00-7.45pmAdvanced Foundation & Advanced 2$100
Advanced Open ClassicalSaturday 9.00-11.00amAdvanced and above levels
Repertoire ClassSaturday 11.00-12.00pmAll senior levels
Jazz Body ConditioningSaturday 12.30-1.00pm * Starts with 30 minutes Body Conditioning and continues with 30 minute Advanced Jazz & Contemporary Class $50 Body Conditioning Only OR
$150 for Body Conditioning and Open Jazz Class
Advanced JazzSaturday 12.30-1.30pm
ContemporarySaturday 12.30-1.30pm


  • Little Groovers class is 30 minutes
  • Beginners to Pre Grade Jazz is 45 minutes
  • Grade 1 Jazz and above is 1 hour
ClassTimetableMinimum AgeCost
(per term)
Little Groovers*Saturday 8.30-9.00am4 years at start of term OR 5 years after 1 May$120
Beginners JazzMonday 4.00-4.45pm5 years before 1 May$135
Saturday 10.30-11.15am
Pre Junior JazzMonday 4.45-5.30pm6 years before 1 May$135
Saturday 11.15-12.00pm (FULL)
Junior JazzMonday 5.30-6.15pm7 years before 1 May$135
Saturday 1.00-1.45pm (FULL)
Pre Grade
Wednesday 4.00-4.45pm8 years before 1 May$135
Saturday 1.45-2.30pm
Grade 1
Wednesday 4.45-5.45pm9+ years of age$150
Saturday 12.00-1.00pm (FULL)
Grade 2Wednesday 5.45-6.45pm10+ years$150
Thursday 4.00-5.00pm (FULL)
Grade 3Thursday 5.00-6.00pm11 years+$150
Grade 4Thursday 7.15-8.15pm12 years+ $150
Grade 5Thursday 6.00-7.00pm13 years+ $150
Pre MajorWednesday 6.45-7.45pm13-15 years+ $150
MajorThursday 7.00-8.00pm14 years+ $150
Intermediate 1Thursday 6.00-7.00pm15 years+ x1 $150
Advanced 1Wednesday 7.45-8.45pm16 years+ $150
Senior AdultsThursday 8.00-8.45pm$10 per class (casual class)
Advanced Open JazzSaturday 1.30-3.00pm13 years+
Advanced students


ClassTimetableMinimum AgeCost
(per term)
Beginners ContemporaryMonday 6.15-7.15pmAnyone wanting to try contemporary$150
Introduction to ContemporaryWednesday 6.45-7.30pm9+ years (new students)$135
PreparatoryWednesday 7.30-8.15pm10 years$135
Level 1Wednesday 5.45-6.45pm11 years$150
Level 3Tuesday 8.00-9.00pm13 years$150
Level 4Tuesday 6.00-7.30pm14 years$190
Level 6Tuesday 4.30-6.00pm15 years$190
Open ContemporarySaturday 2.00-3.00pm17+ years
Advanced students

Hip Hop

(per term)
Junior BronzeThursday 3.30-4.00pm5-6 years$120
Junior SilverThursday 4.45-5.30pm7 years$150
Junior GoldThursday 5.30-6.15pm8-9 years$150
Senior BronzeThursday 4.00-4.45pm10-11 years$150
Senior SilverThursday 6.15-7.00pm (FULL)12-14 years$150
Thursday 7.00-7.45pm
Advanced GoldThursday 8.00-8.45pm15+ years$150

Musical Theatre, Acting and Glee Club Classes

Musical TheatreMonday 4.00-5.00pmMinimum of 8 years of age$150
Singing classTuesday 7.00-8.00pm16+ years$150
(per term)
Stage FightTuesday 7.00-8.00pmMinimum age of 14 years of ageSTARTS TERM 2 $150

Musical Theatre classes are designed for students who wish to learn routines from specific Broadway Musicals.  This involves dance, drama and singing.  No previous experience is necessary. This class is taken by Nancy Shroeder and Penny Dodd who have extensive experience in Musical Theatre. Nancy is the Artistic Director of the Kiss Theatre Company that produces Musical theatre performances for underprivileged children. Penny is the current musical director for Coca Cola Christmas in the Park.

Acting Classes are for students 16-26yrs who wish to extend their acting experience.  This class is taken by John Callen who is a Director for Shortland Street and most recently played the part of dwarf Oin in The Hobbit Trilogy.

Glee Club is for children aged 7-12yrs who would like to learn a full routine to a well known song.  This involves learning the song, the choreography and putting the performance together at the end of each term for a small showing for parents and friends.