Frequently Asked Questions

Since 2005, Studio X has guided hundreds of women on their exotic dance journey. We have put together this list of FAQ’s to help you decide if exotic fitness (and Studio X!) is right for you. Please feel free to call Kate at 338-5252 to discuss any other questions or concerns that you may have about our classes.

Q: How large are classes?

A: Classes are kept small to ensure personalized dance instruction.  Class sizes usually range from 5 to 15 students depending on the class. Class descriptions include who the class is open to, attire, length of class and any prerequisites. You must be 18 years of age or older to attend classes at Studio X.

Q: What are the prices?

A: Prices range from $ 20 to $75 per class depending on the class, the number of classes purchased and type of instruction (group versus private). Studio X offers one-time workshops, private parties and private lessons as well as studio rental. Please visit our prices page for more details

Q: What types of payment do you accept?

A: We accept cash, Mastercard, Visa and Amex, and online payment via the Studio X website. You do not have to have a PayPal account to pay online. We do not accept checks.

Q: When can I start?

A: You may start with any workshop, polejam or scheduled class. Many people start with a private lesson to become comfortable with our studio and teaching format. If you aren’t sure where to start, just give us a call!

Q: Do you offer private lessons and parties?

A: Studio X offers private parties for $40 per person (5 person minimum) and private lessons for $50 per person per hour. Call Kate at 804-338-5252 for dates and rates!

Q: How do I reserve a date for a private party or lesson?

A: Reserving a specific date and time for your private party requires a NON-REFUNDABLE $120 deposit. Call Kate at 804-338-5252 for available dates or to make your deposit. We require payment of the full amount of your party for reservations made with less than 48 hours notice.

Private lessons are payable in advance.

Q: Is the $120 deposit in addition to the cost of the party?

A: NO! The $120 deposit is applied to the balance of the total cost of the party NOT IN ADDITION TO.

Q: What do I wear to class?

A: We recommend comfortable workout clothing, for most classes. For advanced pole classes, shorts and sports bras are ideal. You may dance barefoot, in tennis shoes or heels. Some workshops may require additional clothing so check each class description for specific instructions regarding attire. There is no nudity in any class.

Q: What class will give me the best workout?

A: All classes are designed to provide strengthening moves, stretching techniques and to get your heart pumping.  The key is to select a class based on working at your current fitness level. Please feel free to give us a call to discuss any questions or concerns.

Q: When can I drop by the studio?

A: Studio X does not have set business hours, however you may call to make an appointment to drop by.

Q: Can I rent the studio for a private practice or event?

A: The studio is available for rent to practice in private. Private practice sessions are limited to two students at a time. Anyone instructing must show proof of professional liability insurance.

The studio may be rented for private events. Proof of liability insurance is required. Call Kate for pricing.

Q: Won’t alcohol help me loosen up?

A: We assure you that we can teach you to dance with confidence without a single drop. Exotic dance is AEROBIC EXERCISE and should not be performed under the influence of drugs or alcohol, Remember, this is all about becoming comfortable with yourself.