Studio Policies

Dress Code & Shoes 

Each class offered by the Bonnie Kilburn Dance Center has specific shoes and dress code. When coming to class (see list of needed items below) please ensure dancers are prepared. If you are looking for gently used dance clothes and shoes, visit out Facebook group Reuse Dance costumes, dance wear and shoes for BKD members.

Tiny Tots and Little Stars: Dancers will require a bodysuit (no particular color), tights and black tap shoes. 
One Hour Tap and Jazz : Dancers will require black tap and jazz shoes. Dancers should be dressed in appropriate dance wear. 
Hip Hop: Dancers will require a pair of indoor sneakers and comfortable clothing 
Musical Theater: Dancers will require black jazz shoes and appropriate dance wear. 
Jazz Only: Dancers will require appropriate dance wear and beige jazz shoes.
Contemporary/ Lyrical Jazz: Dancers will require appropriate dance wear, as well as beige toe sandals.
Maritime Step Dance: Dancers will require black tap shoes, and comfortable clothing. Costuming to be determined at a later date. 
Factory Foundations: Dancers will require tap and jazz shoes, and appropriate dance wear. This is strictly a training class, not a performance class for the year end recital. 
Ballet: Dancers will require pink ballet slippers, body suit and tights of no particular colors. Hair should be pulled back in a bun, or tight ponytail. 

Storm Cancellations 

BKDC takes the safety of our dancers seriously. Please check out of Bonnie Kilburn's Dance Center Facebook page for all cancellations. 

Monthly Payment Options

BKDC offers monthly payment options. Please see our registration form to select the payment option that works best for you.


Refunds are only available until October 31st, 2018. No refunds will be offered after that date

Year End Recital 

Each year, BKDC dancers in all locations perform in a year end recital.  If you and/or your dancer is unable to perform, please indicate to your teachers as soon as possible.  

Non-Sufficient Funds

NSF cheques are subject to a $35.00 service charge.