SHOES: Below is a list of shoes needed for each class. If a student has a shoe from previous lessons that is the incorrect brand, style or color, they are welcome to wear those to class until they grow out of them or until spring pictures/showcase, at which time they will need to have the correct brand, style & color.
2-3 Creative Movement will need Capezio Daisy Full Sole Ballet Shoes.
3’s, 4’s, 4-5 & 5-6 Combo will need WHITE Capezio Jr Tyette Tap Shoes and WHITE Capezio Daisy Full Sole Ballet Shoes.
*5-7 & 6-7 Combo will need TAN Capezio Jr Tyette Tap Shoes & PINK Capezio Daisy Full Sole Ballet Shoes.
*7-9, 8-10, *10-12, 10+ & Teen Combo will need TAN Capezio Fluid Tap Shoes & PINK Capezio Daisy Ballet Shoes.
All Jazz/Pom Classes will need TAN Capezio Showstopper Jazz Shoes.
All Lyrical Classes will need NUDE Capezio Canvas Pirouette 1/2 soles.
All Company Tap students will need Bloch Black Tap Shoes.
All Company ballet students will need pink canvas Capezio Hanami ballet shoes.
All Competition Jazz dancers will need Bloch Pulse jazz shoe.
All Competition Lyrical dancers will LIGHT SUNTAN Capezio Canvas Hanami Pirouette 1/2 soles.
All Hip Hop Classes will be ordering shoes during costume week that go with their costume. During the first few months of class hip hop dancers can wear jazz shoes, ballet shoes, hip hop shoes from a previous year or clean tennis shoes that haven’t been worn outside.
CLOTHING: Children can wear any type of form fitting dance wear that they feel comfortable in. This can be leotard with tights, spandex shorts or tops, leggings, form fitting tanks, etc.. NO baggy pants, jeans, t-shirts, shorts, etc., it is important that we see the alignment of the body to be sure the children are doing things safely and correctly. Baggy pants and tops CAN be worn for hip hop ONLY. Students in a ballet technique class must be in a black leotard and pink tights with hair secured back in a CLEAN bun.
OTHER: For your dancers safety, please keep hair pulled back away from their face, either in a pony tail, bun or braid. No dangling earrings or large jewelry. Please label your dancers shoes and have them bring them all into the classroom in their bag. Water bottles are allowed in the classroom but please keep them in your bag unless changing shoes or the teachers has given permission to go get a drink. There are no water fountains available at the studio. Bottled water is available at the front desk for $1.