Dance students train in front of a mirror.

Dress Code

Females

All tap, jazz, and ballet classes require a leotard with the color assigned by age groupings. Please refer to the chart below, but remember that students may be assigned a class outside of their age range based on dance and maturity levels. It is best to double check class placement prior to purchasing dancewear.

                        3-4 years old =           lilac

                        5-9 years old =           light pink

                        10-12 year old=          black

                        13 years old-adult =    black

Ballet: Full length ballet-pink tights, soft-pink ballet shoes, and the appropriate color leotard are required. Long hair must be secured in a bun, off the neck, and away from the face. If hair is too short to secure in a bun, a headband and/or clips are required.                            

Jazz Class: Full length black jazz pants, black slip-on jazz shoes, and the appropriate color leotard are required. Hair may be in a pony tail or bun.                                                          

Tap Class: Full length black jazz pants, black tap shoes (see list below), and the appropriate color leotard are required. (Adults may wear a black t-shirt without writing instead of a leotard.) Hair may be in a pony tail or bun.

4-9 years old: Mary Jane style with elastics in ribbon holes. NO jazz style tap shoes

10 and up: Oxford style, low heel, lace up, full sole. NO jazz style tap shoes

Jazz/Hip Hop Combo Class: Full length black jazz pants, black slip-on jazz shoes, and a light pink leotard is required. Hair may be in a pony tail.

Tap / Ballet Combo Class: Full length ballet-pink tights, soft pink ballet shoes, black Mary Jane style tap shoes with elastics in ribbon holes. Hair may be in a pony tail or bun. 7-9 Ballet/Tap Combo class should have only leotard and not leotards with skirts attached.

Hip Hop Dress Code: Solid color loose fitting athletic clothing. No writing on clothing. Black jazz shoes or black jazz sneakers. No street shoes, tennis shoes or boots.

Males

Ballet: A tight, white t-shirt or tank (no writing), black sweat pants, black socks, and black ballet shoes are required for boys up to age 12. Thick, black tights and a dance belt are required instead of sweat pants for 13 and older. Hair must be short or secured away from the face.

Jazz: A tight, white t-shirt or tank (no writing), black sweat pants, black socks, and black slip on jazz shoes are required for boys up to age 12. Black jazz pants and a dance belt are required instead of sweat pants for 13 and older. Hair must be short or secured away from the face.

Tap: A tight, white t-shirt or tank (no writing), black sweat pants or black jazz pants, black socks, and black oxford tap shoes are required. Hair must be short or secured away from the face.

Hip Hop Dress Code: Solid color loose fitting athletic clothing. No writing on clothing. Black jazz shoes or black jazz sneakers. No street shoes, tennis shoes or boots.