You can come to belly dancing with no prior dance and learn a fun and enjoyable dance. -Grace

Class Policies

All classes non-transferable and non-refundable once purchased.  Classes purchased during a given session must be completed during that session and may not be carried forward.  Students that are more than 15 mins late will not be permitted to enter class.

Class Cancellation

Weather  |  Saffron generally follows the Federal Government for weather related cancellations. You may also refer to the Saffron website and Facebook for the most up-to-date information or call the studio at 703-276-BELLY (2355). If a class is canceled for weather, Saffron has the discretion to direct students to make up this class in another class or to schedule additional classes.

Low Enrollment  |  Classes may be cancelled if enrollment is not sufficient at Saffron’s discretion. If you are enrolled in a classes that is later cancelled, you will be given the opportunity to transfer into another class or receive a refund.

Make Up Policy | Saffron permits students to make up any missed class at the same level or below during your current session. Make up classes can only be done in regularly scheduled session classes or SaffronFit classes; workshops and specialty class series are not eligible as make ups.  When you arrive for a make up class, add your name to the class sign-in sheet with a note that you are making up a class.  Feel free to ask the Studio Assistant for guidance.  Please be aware that you MUST make up all missed classes during the current session. There are no exceptions to this policy.

Substitute Teachers  |  Saffron Dance reserves the right to have substitute teachers for classes.

Bringing a Visitor to Observe  | Observers are not permitted in Saffron classes.



Frequently Asked Questions

For helpful infomation for new students, please see Your First Class.

I would like to buy or receive dance classes as a gift.  Is that possible?  Absolutely. Significant others, friends and spouses commonly purchase semester packages as gifts for all class levels. Please contact to arrange.

Can I bring someone to watch class?  No. Outside observers are not permitted in Saffron classes.

Is it possible to rent one of the studios to rehearse class material or to prepare for a performance?  Yes.  The rental rate for studio usage ranges from $40.00-$75.00 per hour based on number of the number of hours per week and the rental times requested. Please e-mail to inquire on availability or to reserve your space. 

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