Our Dress Code

 Competitive Classes

Girls Attire: Re Danskids, Pre Jr, Jr 1

Jazz and Tap: plain black bodysuit with thick straps and high back (Elleswear Dance and Activewear stocks this bodysuit: style number: Capezio CC202, So Danca or SL10, Mondor 3505), plain black booty shorts, black slip on/split sole jazz shoes and black “Mary Jane” tap shoes with Velcro strap (no laces on either)

Ballet: plain black bodysuit with thick straps and high back (same as above), light pink ballet tights and pink leather ballet slippers

Acro: plain black bodysuit with thick straps and high back, plain black booty shorts (same as above) with bare feet

Girls hair: low and tidy bun with no hair falling in their face.

Girls Attire: Re: Jr 2, Jr 3

Jazz and Tap: plain black bodysuit with thick straps and high back (Elleswear Dance and Activewear stocks this bodysuit: style number: Capizo CC202, So Danca or SL10, Mondor 3505), plain black booty shorts, black slip on/split sole jazz shoes and Black Capezio Oxford lace up tap shoes. (Mary Jane tap shoes are fine if new shoes are not needed)

Ballet: plain black bodysuit with thick straps and high back (same as above), light pink ballet tights and pink leather ballet slippers

Acro: plain black bodysuit with thick straps and high back, plain black booty shorts (same as above) with bare feet

Girls hair: low and tidy bun with no hair falling in their face.

Girls Attire: Re: Pre Int and up

Jazz and Tap: plain black bodysuit with thick straps and high back (Elleswear Dance and Activewear stocks this bodysuit: style number: Capizo CC202, So Danca or SL10, Mondor 3505), plain black booty shorts, beige  slip on/split sole jazz shoes and Black Capezio Oxford lace up tap shoes

Ballet: plain black bodysuit with thick straps and high back (same as above), light pink ballet tights and pink canvas spilt sole ballet slippers

 Acro: plain black bodysuit with thick straps and high back, plain black booty shorts (same as above) with bare feet

Non Competitive Classes

 Pre school combo classes

Hair pulled off face in a pony tail, braid or bun.  

Tights and bodysuit (any color or style) ballet skirt or shorts are allowed.

Ballet slippers, gymnastics shoes or Jazz shoes (for the ballet/jazz) Mary Jane style Tap shoes for Tap

Ballet

All levels: hair pulled back into a ballet bun with bobby pins and hairnet (no bun warmer)

Primary 1 & 2: plain, light pink bodysuit (high back, cap sleeve, short sleeve or tank), pink ballet socks, leather full sole ballet slipper

Primary 3 & 4: plain, black bodysuit high back tank “ballet pink” ballet tights, leather full sole ballet slipper

Primary 5 , Pre Teen and Teen: black bodysuit (high back and tank sleeve, no extra straps showing ), “Ballet Pink” ballet tights, canvas spilt sole ballet slippers

Boys: Boys should wear tights or tight shorts with a fitted white tank or t-shirts. A dance belt and black ballet slippers with white or black thin socks. Hair should be off his face too.

Please purchase all ballet attire at a proper dance supply store.

NO skirts, shorts, leg warmers, sweaters, extra straps showing or warm up attire for all levels

Pointe Shoes: refer to your ballet teacher for further instruction.

Tap

Mary Jane tap shoes for Primary 1, Pre Jr and Jr 1 classes. Black Capezio Oxford lace up tap shoes for all other levels.  (Jr 2 & up, Teen, Int, Sr)  Stretch dance pants (preferably capri’s), or shorts.  A fitted tank top or t-shirt.  Please make sure we can see your feet! Your hair should be pulled back and off your face.

Boys: Boys should wear dance pants, sweat pants, tights or shorts with a fitted white tank or t-shirts. A dance belt and black tap shoes with white socks.  Hair should be off his face too.

 Jazz

Stretch leggings or booty shorts with a fitted tank top, body suit or crop sport bra. Black split-sole jazz shoes. For Int and Sr students foot undies are permitted – no socks. Your hair should be pulled back in a secure bun.

Boys: Boys should wear dance pants, sweat pants, tights or shorts with a fitted white tank or t-shirts. A dance belt and black jazz shoes with white socks.  Hair should be off his face too.

 Lyrical/Contemporary

Stretch leggings or booty shorts with a fitted tank top, body suit or crop sport bra. Foot undies – no socks. Your hair should be pulled back in a secure bun.

Boys: Boys should wear dance pants, sweat pants, tights or shorts with a fitted white tank or t-shirts. A dance belt and bare feet.  Hair should be off his face too.

 Hip Hop

Shoes: Clean indoor runners  (The teacher may require for you to have a specific shoe depending on the costume.  Please wait until classes commence to confirm what style/color of shoe is required). There is no specific clothing; most dancers prefer to wear baggy clothing,  sweat pants and t-shirts. Hair should be pulled back and off your face.

Acrobatics

Dancers must wear tight fitted clothing, same as Jazz with bare feet. Hair must be in a secure bun.

Boys: Boys should wear dance pants, sweat pants, tights or shorts with a fitted white tank or t-shirts. A dance belt and bare feet.  Hair should be off his face too.

Musical Theatre 

Stretch leggings or booty shorts with a fitted tank top, body suit or crop sport bra. Black split-sole jazz shoes. For Int and Sr students foot undies are permitted – no socks. Your hair should be pulled back in a secure pony tail.

Boys: Boys should wear dance pants, sweat pants, tights or shorts with a fitted white tank or t-shirts. A dance belt and black jazz shoes with white socks.  Hair should be off his face too.

IMPORTANT NOTE:

With the exception of Hip Hop, dance attire should be fitted and stretchy, allowing the dancer to move freely. Teachers must be able to see alignment and placement in order to correct technique.