What to Wear to Class - Dance

You can purchase all your dance-wear locally at:

 Spotlight Performance Wear

#15 – 9914 Morrison St. – Lower Level of the Morrison Centre

 780-743-0244

 spotlightperformance@shaw.ca

 

  • All clothing should be marked with student’s full name.
  • Any lost dance wear must be replaced within 2 dance classes.
  • If hair is short, a headband must be worn to keep hair off the face.
  • For BALLET – hair must be in a proper ballet bun with bangs pulled off the face
  • For BALLET – Gr.1 and higher students may be asked to bring character shoes and skirt to class. Purchase isn’t necessary until discussed. 
  • No distracting hair ties will be allowed in the classroom.
  • Jewellery is not to be worn in class.  It’s best to keep it safe at home
  • Dancers should always pack a water bottle, Band-Aids, Kleenex and a tensor bandage.
  • Each student should have a dance bag. This helps keep their shoes and other belongings organized and available.

 

CREATIVE MOVEMENT
Hair:  Must be in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Clothing:  Snug fitting body suit any colour and 3/4 length tights.
Shoes:  No shoes required. 

Boys:  Snug fitting jazz pants and a snug fitting shirt.

*No Tutu’s
 

KINDERCOMBO
Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Leotard:  Any solid colour
Tights:  Beige or black
Shoes:  Black slip-on jazz shoes AND pink ballet shoes.

Both types of shoes are required each class.
Boys:  Snug fitting jazz pants and a snug fitting shirt.
Boy Shoes:  Black slip-on jazz shoes AND black ballet shoes.

*No Tutu’s

JR. JAZZ/TAP

Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire:  Black bodysuit and beige tights

Shoes:  Black slip-on jazz shoes AND black tap shoes.

Both types of shoes are required each class.
Boys:  Snug fitting t-shirt and snug fitting jazz pants.

Boy Shoes:  Black tap shoes AND Black slip-on jazz shoes.

 

TOP HATS & TAILS – Boys Only Class

Hair:  Must be out of eyes
Attire:  Sweat pants or jazz pants with t-shirts or tank tops.  No jeans or shorts.

Shoes:  Black slip-on jazz shoes AND black tap shoes.

Both types of shoes are required each class.
 

 

BALLET

Boys  – All Grades Ballet
Attire:  Snug fitting white t-shirt and black or white men’s tights.
Shoes:  Black ballet shoes.

 

Pre Primary & Primary
Hair:  Proper ballet bun must be worn for all classes.
Bodysuit:  Pale pink, sleeveless tank leotard.
Skirt:  Pale pink, semi-sheer gathered skirt.
Tights:  “Ballet Pink” tights.
Shoes:  Pink ballet shoes.

 

Ballet 1
Hair:  Proper ballet bun must be worn for all classes.

Leotard:  Pale pink, sleeveless tank leotard with matching elastic belt.
Skirt:  Pale pink, semi-sheer gathered skirt.

Tights:  “Ballet Pink” tights.

Shoes:  Pink, soft leather, full soled ballet slippers with pink elastic.

 

Ballet 2

Hair:  Proper ballet bun must be worn for all classes.

Leotard:  Pale blue, sleeveless tank leotard with matching elastic belt.

Tights:  “Ballet Pink” tights.

Shoes:  Pink, soft leather, full soled ballet slippers with pink elastic.

 

Ballet 3

Hair:  Proper ballet bun must be worn for all classes.

Leotard:  Navy blue, sleeveless tank leotard with matching elastic belt.

Tights:  “Ballet Pink” tights.

Shoes:  Pink, soft leather, full soled ballet slippers with pink elastic.

Ballet 4 and Higher

Hair:  Proper ballet bun must be worn for all classes.

Leotard:  Any colour leotard.

Tights:  “Ballet Pink” tights.

Shoes: Canvas split-sole ballet slippers with elastics.

  

MODERN
Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire:  Black bodysuit.  Black capris or beige tights.  Black tight fitting unitard also acceptable.
Shoes:  No shoes required. Foot thong or sole pad slippers can be worn
Boys:  Snug fitting t-shirt and snug fitting jazz pants.
 

 

JAZZ
Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire:  Black bodysuit and beige tights.  Jazz 4-7 may wear shorts over tights.
Shoes – Level 1-2: Black slip-on jazz shoes.

Shoes – Level 3 and up: Beige slip-on jazz shoes
Boys:  Snug fitting t-shirt and snug fitting jazz pants.

 

HIP HOP 

Hair:  Must be pulled back off of face. Hats and toques permitted.
Attire:  Sweat pants or jazz pants with t-shirts or tank tops.  No jeans or shorts.
Shoes:  Only indoor runners with non-marking soles. 
Note:  Runners in a different colour may be required for the year-end dance recital. 

Colour will be specified before the winter break.

 

LYRICAL

Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire:  Any colour bodysuit and beige tights. Shorts may be worn over tights.
Shoes:  Beige jazz shoes.
Boys:  Snug fitting t-shirt and snug fitting jazz pants.

 

MUSICAL THEATRE

Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.

Attire:  Black bodysuit and beige tights with shorts or black leggings.

Shoes:  Black jazz shoes.  Note:  Musical Theatre 3 requires Character Heels.

Boys:  Snug fitting t-shirt and snug fitting jazz pants.

TAP

Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.

Attire:  Black bodysuit and beige tights/shorts/capris/jazz pants.

Shoes:  Black tap shoes.

Boys:  Snug fitting t-shirt and snug fitting jazz pants.