What to wear

ATTIRE & DRESS CODE (revised June 2021)

We want our students to come to class feeling great.
Our dress code is developed to provide students the opportunity to wear what feels comfortable while ensuring that our instructors can properly address lines and technique.
All attire should be clean and not too loose fitting.  No Jeans allowed.  
Hair should be pulled back off face and please do not wear any loose jewelry. 

ADULT SESSION PROGRAM

Ballet  (16 years and up)
Comfortable movement clothing- Suggested: leggings and tank or tee shirt. No Jeans!
Optional: Bodysuit, tights and ballet skirt
Recommended footwear:  leather or canvas slippers, any color

Tap (16 years and up)
Comfortable movement clothing
Recommended Footwear: any color of tap shoe, can be lace up or slip on.  
*It’s recommended that you have a low oxford style tap shoe.

Contemporary (16 years and up)
Comfortable movement clothing- Suggested: leggings and tank or tee. No Jeans
Recommended footwear: Socks or ballet slippers or any variety of half sole

CHILDREN SESSION PROGRAM

Move with Me (under 3)  & Creative Movement (3-4 years)
Comfortable movement clothes-any variety of leggings and top or bodysuit and skirts 
Shoes: Socks with grip or leather ballet slippers (any color)

Mini Dance (4-5 years)  &  Creative Combo (5-6 years)
Comfortable movement clothes (no jeans please). Can be a combination of tank or bodysuit with leggings, shorts or skirt in style and color of choice. 
Ballet: leather ballet slippers (any color)
Tap: Low heel tap shoe (any color)

Intro to Dance (6-8 years) & Exploring Dance (9-12 years)
Comfortable movement clothes-any variety of leggings and top or bodysuit and skirt
Shoes- Students can wear either leather ballet slippers (any color) or jazz shoes (any color, slide on or lace up). 

CHILDREN FULL YEAR PROGRAM

Acro Dance – All levels
All Black bodysuit of choice (sleeves and small details are acceptable) 
or
Top: Plain White, Black or grey cotton tank, tee 
Bare feet are require so be sure to have bare legs or footless/convertible tights
Please note: Students must wear form fitting clothes and hair must be tied back in order to ensure safety during the Acro classes. 

Primary Dance (5-6 years) and Pre-Junior level (6-7 years)
All Black bodysuit of choice (sleeves and small details are acceptable)
Top: Plain White, Black or grey cotton tank, tee or long sleeve
Bottoms: Black shorts or pants with stretch, wrap skirt of choice (must be above the knee)
Ballet: Leather slippers (any color) or Jazz: Any color (lace up or slip on)
Tap: Any color Tap shoe (Suggested Shoe: Black patent Capezio tap)
*please note: students can wear either ballet or jazz shoes for this level. They do not require both.

All Junior levels (7-12 years)
All Black bodysuit of choice (sleeves and small details are acceptable)
or
Top: Plain White, Black or grey cotton tank, tee or long sleeve
Bottoms: Black shorts or pants with stretch, wrap skirt of choice (must be above the knee)
Ballet: Canvas or leather slippers 
Tap: Any color Tap shoe  (Suggested shoe: Black Capezio Mary-Jane Style 3800)
Jazz: Any color Jazz shoe (lace up or slip on)

Pre-Intermediate and Intermediate levels  (13 years & up) 
All Black bodysuit of choice (sleeves and small details are acceptable) 
or
Top: Plain White, Black or grey cotton tank, tee or longsleeve
Bottoms: Black shorts or pants with stretch, wrap skirt of choice (must be above the knee)
Ballet: Canvas or leather slippers
Jazz: Any color oxford (lace up or slip on)
Tap: Any Color oxford tap shoes (lace up or slip on)
Lyrical/ Contemporary: Socks or bare feet or any variety of half sole 

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