Attire For Class

Due to our Covid-19 guidelines and our changerooms being closed, students who have back-to-back classes will be allowed to wear the leotard they are dressed in for their first class for all other classes following that day. No changing necessary. Students can bring other dance clothes to layer for subsequent classes if necessary.

All students are asked to wear their hair in a bun for all classes.

You can purchase all the required clothing at Dance Street – 2 locations: 1020 Louise Ave and 16 23rd Street East

  • Pink leotard and white tights. (Ballet skirt is optional)
  • Pink ballet slippers.
  • Hair in high pony tail.
  • Boys: White t-shirt and black pants; black ballet slippers.
  • Fitted black dance pants and black dance top or black leotard and light tan tights. Dance shorts may be worn.
  • Tan foot undies for Contemporary.
  • Convertible light tan tights.
  • Hair in ponytail or bun.
  • Boys: Black t-shirt and black pants; bare feet.

Girls:

  • Hair in a bun.
  • Pale pink tights of dancer’s choice.
  • Soft pink ballet slippers with full sole.

Boys:

  • Tight fitting white or black short sleeved t-shirt or leotard.
  • Black soft ballet slippers.
  • Thick black tights and Dance belt.

NOTE: The attire listed above is required for all classes!

Pre-Primary – Grade 2:

  • Pale blue sleeveless leotard with scoop neck.

Grades 3 – 5:

  • Navy blue sleeveless leotard with pinch or scoop neck

Integration (Teens), Intermediate Foundation, Adv 1&2:

  • Black sleeveless leotard.
  • Soft pink ballet shoes (Split sole shoes optional).
  • Some students will require point shoes and/or soft blocks (your teacher will advise).

R.A.D. Students: character shoes:

  • Low heel for Grades 1&2.
  • Higher heel for Grades 3-5.

Under 10:

  • Light tan tights and black leotard.
  • Tan slip on jazz shoes.
  • Black jazz shoes may be worn for classes, but students will need tan shoes for recital and competitions.
  • Hair in high pony tail or bun, no bangs.
  • Boys will wear black jazz shoes, black pants and white or black t-shirt.

10 & Up:

  • Light tan tights and black leotard.
  • Dance shorts may be worn over leotard with tan tights.
  • Hair in high pony tail or bun, no bangs.
  • Tan slip on jazz shoes. Black jazz shoes may be worn for classes, but students will need tan shoes for recital and competitions.
  • Boys will wear black jazz shoes, black pants and white or black t-shirt.

Under 10:

  • Light tan tights and black leotard.
  • Carmel colour buckle (no lace up) Mary Jane Tap shoes – Sizes kids 7 to adult 2.
  • Hair in high ponytail or bun, no bangs.
  • Boys will wear black tap shoes, black pants and white or black t-shirt.

10 & Up:

  • Light tan tights & black leotard.
  • Dance shorts may be worn over leotard with tan tights.
  • Carmel color buckle (no lace up) style Mary Jane Tap shoes.
  • Hair in high ponytail or bun, no bangs.
  • Boys will wear black tap shoes, black pants and white or black t-shirt.

Competitive Classes

  • Competitive Pre-Intermediate and Intermediate classes require black CG 19 lace up shoes.

Under 10:

  • Black top and bottoms.
  • Black sneakers, hair in ponytail.

10 & Up: (this includes the 9-11 year old class)

  • Black loose fitting bottoms and top.
  • Any* clean indoor running shoe/sneaker, hair in ponytail.
  • *Shoes (make and colour) for the costume will be specified once the costume is determined.

All:

  • Black sleeveless leotard and light tan footless tights.
  • Black dance shorts may be worn over leotard, hair in low bun.
  • No rhinestones, zippers, studs, etc. on clothing.
  • Boys: White or black t-shirt and black slim fit pants or shorts; bare feet.
  • It is recommended to purchase a resistance band for stretching and bring it to every class!