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Dress Codes

Female

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.

Leotard Color

  • 3-9 years old = Light Pink or Black
  • 10 years old - Adult = Black

Ballet

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

Jazz

Full length black jazz pants or leggings, black slip-on jazz shoes, and the appropriate color leotard are required. Hair may be in a ponytail, off the neck, and away from the face.

Tap

Full length black jazz pants, leggings or black athletic 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 ponytail, off the neck, and away from the face.

  • 3-9 years old: Mary Jane style with elastics in ribbon holes. NO jazz style tap shoes
  • 10 years old 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 or leggings, black slip-on jazz shoes, and the appropriate color leotard are required. Hair may be in a ponytail, off the neck, and away from the face.

Tap / Ballet Combo

Full length ballet-pink tights, pink ballet shoes, black Mary Jane style tap shoes with elastics in ribbon holes. Long hair must be secured in a bun or ponytail, off the neck, and away from the face. If hair is too short to secure in a bun or ponytail, a headband and/or clips are required.

Hip Hop

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

Male

Ballet

A tight, white t-shirt or tank (no writing), black sweatpants, 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 sweatpants 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 sweatpants, 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 sweatpants 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 sweatpants 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

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