Dress Code

Photo by William Cameron 2016

Attire & Shoes

Ballet Classes

  • Baby & Me: Leotard or dance dress, dance tights and pink leather ballet shoes and hair out of the face ALL RECOMMENDED BUT NOT NECESSARY.
  • Creative, Pre-Dance I and Pre-Dance II: Pink or black leotard or dance dress with dance tights and pink leather ballet shoes with elastic straps sewn on. 
  • Ballet I: Lavender leotard, pink dance tights, pink leather ballet shoes with elastic straps sewn on.
  • Ballet II: Burgundy leotard, pink dance tights, pink leather ballet shoes with elastic straps sewn on.
  • Ballet III: Navy Blue leotard, pink dance tights, pink leather ballet shoes with elastic straps sewn on.
  • Advanced Ballet: Black leotard, pink dance tights, pink leather ballet shoes with elastic straps sewn on. Removable ballet skirts may be worn after barre.  Pointe shoes will be discussed when they are required by the dancer.

Jazz CLasses

(Includes Jazz/Tap combo classes)

Tight-fitting clothing to show the form of the body.  Jazz pants, active-wear leggings, booty shorts, leotards, fitted shirts and tank tops are allowed.  NO SWEAT PANTS, SWEAT SHIRTS OR FITTED JEANS! All jazz students must wear slip-on black or tan jazz shoes such as the Capezio E-Series.  Jazz sneakers are not preferred. 

Tap Classes

(Includes Creative, Pre-Dance classes and Jazz/Tap Combo classes)

Tight-fitting clothing (see jazz class attire above). All tap students must wear black tap shoes with NO RAISED HEEL. Age 7 and up are required to wear black slip-on tap shoes such as the Capezio Riff. High heels or clogging shoes are not recommended. 

Contemporary Classes

Tight-fitting clothing (see jazz class attire above).  All contemporary/modern students must wear “turner” shoes such as the Capezio Piourette or Bloch Eclipse (leather preferred). 

Hip Hop Classes

Hip hop students may wear loose fitting active-wear, black jazz shoes or jazz sneakers or athletic shoes.  STREET SHOES ARE NOT ALLOWED ON THE STUDIO FLOOR.

Pound

Tight-fitting clothing, active-wear, warm-ups, jazz sneakers or athletic shoes. STREET SHOES ARE NOT ALLOWED ON THE STUDIO FLOOR.

Adult Classes

Tight-fitting clothing, active-wear, warm-ups, necessary dance shoes (i.e. ballet shoes for ballet class or tap shoes for tap class), socks or bare feet. STREET SHOES ARE NOT ALLOWED ON THE STUDIO FLOOR. 


Hair

Hair must be tied back, out of the face, with no bangs or fly-aways.  Headbands are allowed.  ALL BALLET CLASSES MUST ARRIVE TO CLASS WITH THEIR HAIR IN A BUN.  The studio will not provide hair supplies, so please come prepared with your own!