Dress Code

Ballet

  • Girls (up to 7 years old):  Solid pink leotard and ballet-pink tights (non-shimmer and no seams). Pink ballet shoes.  Hair must be in a bun. Children 6 yrs and under may wear a braid or pony tail instead.
  • Girls (over 7 years old):  Solid black leotard and ballet-pink tights (non-shimmer and no seams). Pink ballet shoes (split-soled is preferred but not required for 7 yrs and up).  Hair must be in a bun.
  • Boys: Black jazz pants, dance belt (for those over 13 years old), black or white close fitted tank or t-shirt, and split-sole black ballet shoes. 

Jazz

  • Girls: Solid black leotard, unitard, or camisole/close-fitted type shirt. (No baggy clothing.)  Solid black jazz pants. Black split sole jazz shoes.
  • Boys: Black jazz pants or sweats, dance belt (for those over 13 years old), and a solid colored fitted tank or t-shirt, and split-sole black jazz shoes. 

Tap

  • Refer to Jazz attire. Black flat tap shoes. Instructor must be able to see your feet and ankles. (Jazz style black flat tap shoes are preferred for age 7 and older.) 

Hawaiian, Modern, Lyrical, Contemporary

  • Refer to Jazz attire. Most instructors prefer bare feet. Though, lyrical sandals are also allowed. 

Broadway Jazz (aka: Theatre Dance)

  • Girls: Refer to Jazz attire. Certain classes may require tan 2” character shoes that are rubberized and reinforced -- ask the instructor.
  • Boys: Refer to Jazz attire. 

Flamenco

  • Girls: Black leotard. Black flamenco skirt (with 1 or 2 ruffles). Black character shoes (with a heel 2 inches or less). Hair pulled back.
  • Boys: Black jazz pants, and a black or white t-shirt. Black jazz shoes or black tap shoes without taps. (If you decide to wear tap shoes, it's very important that they do not have taps or hat the taps are covered with tape.) 

Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop/Jazz Funk, Urban Funk, Popping, Step/Stomp

  • Loose-fitted clothing you can move in.  Tennis shoes with traction.   (NO flip-flops, crocs, etc.) 

Fitness / Pilates / Stretch & Tone / Cardio Dance / Bootcamp

  • Comfortable clothing you can move in. No hard-soled, street shoes! Dance sneakers are best. 

Ballroom, Latin Ballroom

  • Girls: Skirt, with leggings or shorts underneath.  Leotard, unitard, or camisole/close-fitted type shirt.  Jazz, Character, or Ballroom shoes.  Shoes must have straps!
  • Boys: Black casual pants with belt.  T-shirt.  Jazz or Ballroom shoes. 

Voice, Acting, Musical Theatre, Improv

  • Comfortable clothes and flat soft-soled shoes. Women should not wear skirts or dresses. (Check shoes for debris before going on the studio floors.)  (NO FLIP-FLOPS!)
  • Dance is usually a part of the musical theatre classes. Please refer to Broadway Jazz and Tap for dress codes. 

18356 Oxnard Street, Unit 100, Tarzana, CA 91356-6705 • Phone: 818.343.7353