Dress code

**All dancers MUST follow the dress code**

  • Creative Movement: White ballet shoes style #205, tights, any color leotard, and any color ballet skirt or tutu.

  • 3-4yrs Ballet & Tap Combo: White ballet shoes style #205, white snap tap shoes, tights, any color leotard, and ballet skirt or tutu.

  • 4-5yrs Ballet & Tap Combo: Black or pink leotard, Capezio Ballet Pink convertible or footed tights, ballet skirt or dance shorts. Pink BLOCH SPLIT SOLE DANSOFT & Tan Bloch buckle “Tap-On” Tap shoes style S0302.

  • Ballet 6 yrs & up: Black leotard, Capezio Ballet Pink or Light Sun-Tan convertible or footed tights, ballet skirt or dance shorts. Pink BLOCH SPLIT SOLE DANSOFT.

  • Tap 5-9yrs: Black leotard, Capezio Light Sun-Tan convertible or footed tights, ballet skirt or dance shorts. Tan Bloch buckle “Tap-On” Tap shoes style S0302.

  • Intermediate Tap & Up: Black leotard, Capezio Light Sun-Tan convertible or footed tights, dance shorts or leggings. TAN BLOCH TAP FLEX SHOE SO388.

  • Jazz: Black leotard, Capezio Light Sun-Tan convertible tights, dance shorts or leggings. TAN BLOCH DANCE NOW JAZZ BOOTIE DN981.

  • Lyrical & Contemporary: Black leotard, Capezio Light Sun-Tan convertible or stirrup tights, dance shorts or leggings. NUDE CAPEZIO HANAMI PIROUETTE CANVAS SHOE HO64.

  • Hip-Hop: Comfortable pants, tank top or a T-shirt, black Pastry Poptart Grid High Top Hip Hop sneaker. (Must wear leotard if dancer is enrolled in a Hip-Hop & Tumble class)

  • Musical Theater: Black leotard, tan tights, dance shorts or leggings. TAN BLOCH DANCE NOW JAZZ BOOTIE DN981.

  • Acro: Gymnastics or dance leotard, dance shorts, no tights, bare feet.

Students must wear the required shoes for each style of dance. Please write your name in all of your shoes.

**NO JEANS, STREET CLOTHES OR BAGGY SHIRTS**

All dancers must have their hair pulled back away from their face, NO JEWELRY!

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