SCHOOL RULES OF MONACO ARTS + DANSES – since 13/12/2016                                        PRIVATE DANCE & ARTS SCHOOL IN MONACO



  • All the students must subscribe to the school and have their contributions and membership fees of the ongoing scholar year paid to be allowed to follow the classes.

  • When a student subscribes for the scholar term, they are required to follow 4 classes at the beginning of the period before any contract cancellation. After those 4 classes, the contribution can then be reimbursed. We pay off a part of the term, minus 80€ and minus the 30€ of the annual fee that remain gained for M.A.D.

  • When a student subscribes to the card membership, this card has a validity of 2 months + 1 month to compensate the school closing during school holidays. The card is attached to a name. In case of loss, the card will not be exchanged. Should a student stop to follow the classes, the card may be assigned to a third party but will not be refunded within 3 months from the date of purchase.

  • All students enrolled at school term must pay the amount of the term at registration. Two terms cover the school year. They are articulated around the winter holidays of the current school year.

  • The school takes payments with credit cards (except AMEX), cheques or cash.

  • Adult students will be required to provide a medical certificate and parents will be required to report any health problems of their child. Management and teachers may refuse access to certain courses depending on the state of health of a student.

  • The school follows the calendar of the National Education of Monaco. Our holiday schedule is available on our website. It can be modified for the needs of the school.

  • The classes schedule can be modified during the term. An email will then be sent to all students. 

  • All students are identified by an information form and personally managed from the reception desk. The personal data remain confidential and will not be exchanged. It is mandatory to provide a home address, an email and a mobile phone number to be contacted in case of emergency.

  • In case of accident of a student during the lessons, the parents or person in charge will be informed by telephone or by email. In case of no answer and if the state of health of the student requires its transportation to the hospital, the emergency services will be called to take charge of the student.

  • The parent or carer can not enter the studios during class. Starting from the 3-year-old discovery classes, students are alone in class with the teacher. The parents or carer are in charge of the child until the beginning of the course. Children can not be dropped off unattended in the lobby or locker room.

  • Children requiring the presence of an adult are fetched in the lobby and cannot go alone to the locker room. In case of delay of the person in charge of the student, please inform the school.

  • Students must be punctual and diligent so as not to hinder the progress of their group.

  • Systematically prevent the studio in case of absence or delay.

  • In case of delay of more than 10 minutes or repetitive and not justified delays, the teacher may refuse access to the class.

  • En cas d'absences répétées et non justifiées, la participation de l'élève au spectacle pourrait être compromise.

  • For security reasons, wearing jewelery and watches is prohibited in class. These objects of values remain the responsibility of the student. In case of loss or theft, the responsibility of M.A.D can not be engaged.

  • Cellphones must be turned off for the duration of the class and may be kept at the studio.

  • Food, sweets, chewing gum and sodas are forbidden in the studios and the cloakroom. Students must leave cups and glasses from nearby establishments in the city's garbage cans and in no case in those of the school.

  • In order to maintain optimal student concentration, parents and accompanying adults are not allowed to attend classes, unless a special authorization is delivered.

  • Access to the changing room is dedicated for students and teachers. For the youngest children, only one person per child is allowed in the changing room and in the hall.

  • The strollers must remain outside the school and the changing room for imperative reasons of safety in case of evacuation.

  • It is important to respect the neighborhood when leaving school by not making noise under the windows of residences.

  • The level of the student is decided by the teacher and the Direction. Students who do not have the level or have a level higher than that for which they were registered, can be redirected to another course.

  • In case of absence of a teacher, students will be notified by email and this piece of information will be mentioned on our Facebook page. It is recommended that students and parents connect to it.

  • For its promotion, the school reserves the right to film and photograph its work during class. These recordings may be used for all advertising purposes without further consent of the students. In case of refusal, students must report to the Direction.



  • All students must change their clothes in the changing room and keep their dress shoes to join the studios. The dance shoes are put in the studios only and the city shoes can be left in the shelves and under the hangers in the hall. All items and belongings in the changing room remain under the responsibility of the student, In case of loss or theft, the responsibility of M.A.D can not be engaged.

  • For ballet : Regulatory clothing (color and model of leotard depending on the level, pink tights, slippers with elastic sewn) + hair tied in a bun.

  • For jazz, contemporary, street dance and tap: close-fitting outfit and hair up + Black Jazz Sneaker (for jazz and street dance) mandatory in anticipation of the show.

  • For fitness: provide sneakers dedicated solely to the practice of the discipline.

  • The center keeps lost and forgotten objects throughout the school year. Beyond this period, these cases are given to S.M.A. (????)


  • Two dance galas are organized at the end of the school year. They group together a large part of the school's courses. Not all disciplines participate in the shows and it only concerns the students from the level of 4 years and onwards. No shows for the 2 year-old classes. The 3 year-old classes present a show at school at the end of the year.

  • If they do not wish to participate in the show, students must warn their teacher by the end of January.

  • Students who participate in the show must buy their costume. Teachers are responsible for finding and providing them. Costume fees are due upon payment of the second school term.

  • Access to the show is paid. Parents and spectators will be able to purchase their numbered tickets from the school. The ticketing will start on a specific date announced on our website.

  • A schedule of general rehearsals is established for all participating courses. These rehearsals take place on the stage of the auditorium and outside the usual classes. These rehearsals are compulsory and are done in costume, under the conditions of the show.

  • Audience presence is not allowed during the dress rehearsal.

  • For its promotion, the school reserves the right to film and photograph its work during class. These recordings may be used for all advertising purposes without further consent of the students. In case of refusal, students must report to the Direction.

    The management and the entire team of M.A.D. thank you for your trust and guarantee you an artistic involvement up to your expectations, within the limits of everyone's possibilities and with the pleasure of transmitting, sharing, dancing, singing and working.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Management – Stéphane Lobono