FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is 808 Studio?
808 Studio is the first boutique dance fitness studio in Manila. We integrate high-intensity dancing with functional fitness and bodyweight training. Our dance floors are equipped with shock absorbent floors that should be kinder to your body during those jumps and thumps. Each class features bright lights coupled with music mixed by a live DJ – turning your workout into a power-packed dance party!
What kind of workout will I be getting from 808 Studio?
The 808 Signature class is a 50-minute high-intensity dance fitness class led by an instructor and live DJ. The workout benefits both your cardiovascular endurance and muscular strength. So it’s dance, some bodyweight exercises and a weighted toning portion.
Where are you located?
808 Studio is located at the 4th floor of The Podium Mall, 12 ADB Ave, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong, 1550 Metro Manila
Is there parking available?
Yes, paid parking is available at the basement of The Podium Mall. Standard mall rates apply!
Is there a minimum age requirement to join an 808 Studio class?
Anyone 13 years old and above are welcome to join our Signature class. A parent or guardian must sign a waiver for all clients under 18.
What amenities are available at 808 Studio?
We have key-coded lockers, full-service bathrooms, water-filling stations and equipment all ready for you to use before, during and after your workout. All you need to do is come in comfortable workout clothes and prepare for a good time!
Does 808 Studio have shower rooms?
Yes, we do have shower rooms. We have full-service bathrooms with showers and towels all ready for your use!
What do I wear to a cardio dance party?
Wear whatever you feel comfortable moving in but make sure you have athletic shoes and socks on! Only rubber soled shoes are allowed in the studio.
How much of a party is 808 Studio’s classes?
We aim to bring out the fun in fitness through an inclusive, dance party environment so expect loud, beat-bumping music and flashing lights throughout the workout. Earbuds are available at the studio lobby. Your safety is our priority so if you feel overwhelmed by the environment at any point in the workout, our instructors and crew members are here to help!
I’ve never had formal dance experience. Do I need it?
Not at all! Our class is a follow-along dance party open to dancers of all levels. So come with yourself and get ready to discover how you can move and groove and get stronger in the process. Our class types are listed here.
I’m interested! How do I sign up for a class?
Create a new account through the website and purchase your class credits. Once successfully purchased, log-in back to your account at 808studio.ph and book the class you’re interested in!
How do I purchase a class series?
Look through our packages, pick the series that suits your needs and click to purchase! Our payment processing is secure via Paypal so don’t fret if you’re redirected to the Paypal page. You can opt to log-in to your Paypal account or check out with a credit card and enter your payment details. Once complete, you will be led back to the 808 Studio website where you can book the class you’re interested in.
What payment methods are accepted?
For online transactions, our system processes payments via Paypal where major credit cards and debit cards are also accepted. For in-studio transactions, we can take cash or all major credit and debit cards.
How often are class schedules released?
Class schedules for the week are released every Monday at 11 AM so set your alarms!
The class I want is full! Is there a waitlist?
Yes, click on the waitlist button of the class you’re interested in. You will be added to the list and notified via email once a spot becomes available. Take note that class credits are deducted if you get off the waitlist. If you no longer want to be on the waitlist, remove yourself through your online account or call the studio. Getting off the waitlist can happen up to 1 hour before class time so make sure you plan accordingly!
I’m running late because of traffic! What do I do?
Give us a heads up by shooting us a DM on Instagram (@808studioph) and we will hold your spot until 5 minutes before class starts. For safety reasons, we do not allow entry into the studio 5 minutes after class starts but if you make it before the cut off, you will need to take slots that are closest to the door to maintain a smooth flow during class.
When should I arrive at the studio?
You can arrive up to 15 minutes before your scheduled class time to check in, get settled and pick your spot once studio doors are opened. Spots are designated on the floor to give ample space between dancers and are selected on a first come first served basis. Latecomers who arrive within the 5-minute window are allowed to enter class but can only take designated spots that are closest to the door.
Something came up and I can’t make it to the class I booked! Can I cancel?
Cancellations are allowed up to 12 hours before your scheduled class. Log in to your 808 Studio account and cancel your booking and the class credit will be returned to you. However, if you cancel past the cut-off time, the class credit will be forfeited.
Can adults join the 808 Kids class?
808 Kids is designed EXCLUSIVELY FOR KIDS but accompanying adults are more than welcome to join in on our high-energy, dance fitness parties!
I haven’t received Zoom link, what should I do?
A Zoom link will be sent to your registered email address an hour prior to class time. If you haven’t received any email, you may email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Do I have to turn my computer camera on?
You have the option to leave your camera on or off. It’d be really cool though if you could turn it on so that, although apart, we can still share our energy with each other :)
Is there a cut-off period for booking classes?
Yes, there is. You may enroll up to 10 mins. before online class begins.