FREQUENTLY  ASKED QUESTIONS

DO I HAVE TO BE AN EXPERIENCED DANCER TO REGISTER?
ABSOLUTELY NOT! All dance levels are welcome and encouraged at The Next Step Dance Academy. You’ll have a blast whether you’re a competitive dancer or recreational one. Don’t worry if you have never set foot on a dance floor! The Next Step Dance Academy is a safe and fun environment to take your “next step” into the world of dance!

DO I HAVE TO REGISTER ONLINE?
We strongly recommend registering online. Eventbrite will process your payment safe and securely and accepts the following payments: Paypal, AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa. If none of these options are available to you, please contact us directly at brands@boatrocker.com to discuss other options.

WILL SNACKS AND LUNCH BE PROVIDED?
Food and beverages will not be provided at The Next Step Dance Academy. It is strongly encouraged to bring a NUT FREE packed lunch and snacks. If you prefer to buy your lunch, there are food options outside the venue (including a Starbucks a short walk from the venue.) Don’t forget to bring lots of water! There are water fountains in the building to fill up your water bottles. Please note that The Next Step Dance Academy is a NUT FREE event due to severe allergies. 

CAN I TAKE PICTURES AND VIDEOS WITH THE CAST?
Yes! We only ask that you refrain from taking any photography during the class portion of the day. There will be lots of time to take selfies with the cast at the meet and greet.

CAN I AUDITION FOR THE NEXT STEP WHILE I’M AT THE NEXT STEP DANCE ACADEMY?
The Next Step Dance Academy is NOT an audition to be on the show. While Head Choreographer and Casting Director, Amy Wright, will be attending, she will not be holding auditions at this time.

Do I need to sign a waiver form?
Yes. All students MUST bring a signed waiver to registration on the day of the event. The waiver will be emailed out closer to the date of The Next Step Dance Academy.

CAN PARENTS / GUARDIANS WATCH?
Weekend Observer passes are available to purchase in advance online and cost $25.00 CND for the day. We kindly request that observers remain respectful and undisruptive during the workshops. CLICK HERE to purchase. 

WHERE DO I GO WHEN I ARRIVE AT THE NEXT STEP DANCE ACADEMY?
When you arrive, you should head directly to registration. From there, you will drop off your signed waiver and complete your registration.