dress requirements

All students must furnish their own clothing and shoes for classes including shoes and tights for performances. By the end of the first two weeks of a session, students should be dressed for class in the appropriate uniform, even when injured or observing. All clothing and shoes should be marked with the student's name. No jewelry (except small earrings) may be worn in class. Students should not wear leg warmers, sweaters, or extra clothing of any kind in the classroom. 

Early Dance Program

Dance with Me - Comfortable clothing and bare feet or any color leotard, pink tights and ballet shoes

Creative Movement - Light pink leotard, pink footed tights, pink ballet slippers, hair in a bun or ponytail

PreBallet & Tap - Lavender leotard, pink footed tights, pink ballet slippers, hair in a bun, black patent leather tap shoes

Elementary Ballet Program

*Ballet 1 - Light blue leotard, pink footed tights, pink ballet slippers, hair in a bun

*Ballet 2 - Red leotard, pink footed tights, pink ballet slippers, hair in a bun

*Ballet 3 - Burgundy Leotard, pink footed tights, pink ballet slippers, hair in a bun

*Leotards for Ballet 1, 2 and 3 should be traditional/conservative styles (unadorned, no halters, cutouts, or strap designs). Dancers at this level should not wear undergarments under their leotard and tights.

Male Students

Ballet - Tight fitted white T-shirt or white leotard, black tights, black ballet slippers, or white ballet slippers with thin white socks (Ages 10 and up should wear a black or tan dance belt (athletic support).

Jazz/Hip Hop/Modern/Tap - Tight fitted T-shirt (no writing or logos), black pants or shorts, black jazz shoes, dance sneakers, tap shoes, or bare feet.

Recreational Program

Recreational Ballet - Any color leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers

Progressing Ballet Technique - Any solid color leotard, solid tights/leggings, bare feet, hair in a bun

Choreography - Any solid color leotard, solid tights/leggings, bare feet, hair in a bun

Tap - Any solid color leotard, solid tights/leggings/jazz pants, black patent tie tap shoes (4-7 years), black oxford tap shoes (8 years and up), hair in a bun or pony tail

Jazz/Hip Hop - Any solid color leotard, solid tights/leggings/jazz pants, black jazz shoes/sneakers, hair in a bun or pony tail

Modern - Any solid color leotard, solid tights/leggings, bare feet, hair in a bun

Pre-Professional Ballet Program

Ballet 4 -   Navy leotard

Ballet 5 -   Royal blue leotard

Ballet 6 -  Plum/Purple leotard

Ballet 7 -  Gray leotard 

All pre-professional ballet levels should wear pink convertible seamed tights and pink canvas ballet slippers with ribbons. Leotards should be traditional/conservative styles (unadorned, no halters, cutouts, or strap designs). If bra support is needed, undergarments should not show. Hair should be in a bun or similar style with all bangs pinned or sprayed back. Solid color skirts may be worn for point classes and rehearsals. No warm up garments should be worn during class except plain pink leg warmers in the case of injury. No jewelry should be worn during class except small earrings.