The Studio Director Review

The Studio Director is a web-based solution developed for dance and gymnastics studios to simplify and organize their administration and management activities. Gym owners and managers can better control and understand their business, whether they have a dozen or a hundred students. The program automates virtually every aspect of the dance studio, including administrative tasks such as registration and enrollment, attendance tracking, instructor activity sheets, student management, skills tracking, and more.
The solution can be customized to provide the specific functions required by a business, including tracking and reporting tools. Users can create pre-approved class confirmation letters, invoices, statements, report cards and class lists that can be customized with the firm’s logo.



  • Virtual Classrooms: easily schedule and share virtual classes with the video streaming platform of your choice.
  • Website Widgets: widgets allow you to embed The Studio Director content directly into your website, emails, or text messages through interactive forms.
  • Mobile App Enhancements: the mobile app can now be used to Enter student Skills, Enter Class Attendance Notes, and View more Student Details.
  • Bundled Charges: this option provides a quick and easy way to add multiple charges to multiple students at once.
  • Marketing Automation: automatically drip emails to new customers, new seasons, and birthday greetings.
  • Targeted Email and SMS: create segment messages to specific groups (classes, class types, seasons, student and family tags + more).
  • Track Communication History: have access to email send and open analytics.
  • Email Delivery Optimization: manage bounces and automatically opt-out bad email addresses, or those that report spam.
  • Email Templates: design reusable email templates to quickly draft and send emails.
  • Document Distribution: easily distribute documents to classes and students through the system.
  • Promotions: create promotions and auto-apply discounts to online registrations and future payments.
  • Custom Mobile App: promote your studio and engage with customers at any time with a custom mobile app for your studio by Mobile Inventor.
  • Class Schedules: create and organize class schedules. Manage class size and waitlists.
  • Online Registration: allow students to register for classes online.
  • Attendance Tracking: attendance tracking and reports to show students that are missing classes. Allow students to check-in themselves.
  • Manage Enrollment Changes: easily handle Trials/Drop-ins, Switches, Cancelled classes, Makeups, and more.
  • Payment Processing: fully automated payment processing with credit card and ACH (bank transfer).
  • Recurring Billing: automatic, recurring payments done with the click of a button to process payments, send receipts, send failed payment notifications and post payments to each account.
  • Flexible Billing Options: allows for overlapping and different length billing sessions. This means you can enroll in Fall and Summer at the same time and charge for Fall monthly, but Summer in one piece.
  • Track Charges: keep track of charges generated from tuition, classes, costumes, etc.
  • Invoices and Statements: send letters and emails automatically for invoices and statements.
  • Document Storage: securely keep all class documents for you and students.
  • Class Calendars: multiple class calendar layouts for you to choose from.
  • Customer Portal: allows parents and students to manage their account, sign up for classes, and make payments all online.
  • Instructor Timesheets: automatically tracks what classes/students each instructor has taught including substitute teachers, cancelled classes, student attendance, and makeup classes.
  • Skill Charts: skill charts are used to track student skills and goals so you can provide feedback to them via a report card or evaluation.


The Studio Director is a gyms management software that includes comprehensive search capabilities to find data on classes and students, as well as information on family members and instructors. Access to private data is protected by defining multiple roles that restrict selected personnel from entering or editing certain types of information.

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Usability: 8.5 /10 Speed: 9 /10 Features: 8 /10 Support: 9.5 /10 Pricing: 7.5 /10

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