Dress Code

Dance Attire

All students are expected to wear dancewear in class along with the appropriate shoe. Absolutely no street clothes or baggy sweats will be allowed in class. If a student is not dressed appropriately for class, they may be asked to sit out that day.

Hair should be up and pulled off of the face. Ballet students must wear a leotard with pink tights. For beginning level classes a ballet skirt is acceptable. Tap and Jazz students - any type of dancewear will do: leotard with bikers/dance pants/dance shorts. Those students enrolled in several classes on the same day, can stay in their ballet clothes - no need to change!


Ballet: Pink leather ballet slippers (Ages 7+ split soles are suggested).
Hip-Hop: Sneakers for dance class only - not street shoes.
Jazz: (Beginner/Intermediate classes) Black leather jazz oxford. (Advanced classes) Gore boots - color determined after costume selections.
Lyrical: Caramel gore boots for recital.

Tap Shoes

Ages 3-5 & 5-6: Black pre-taps
Ages 6 & up: Caramel taps with straps
Ages 12 & up: Caramel jazz/tap oxfords***

Parents: Please do not purchase your dancer's shoes with too much growing room!

Dancewear Stores

En Pointe: In Clawson off of Main & 14 Mile Rd
Fanci Footworks: 49970 Van Dyke, 586-731-9350
RD Dancewear: On Dodge Park, north of 15 Mile Rd
Lucy & Ethel's: On Garfield, between Canal and 19 Mile Rd