Jazz, Tap, Contemporary Dress Code

GIRL'S HAIR
 
JAZZ, TAP, LYRICAL, CONTEMPORARY

  • Dancers hair must be neatly pulled back into a bun or ponytail for all and secured with clips for flyaways
  • Short hair (chin length) must be pulled back into a half ponytail and short pieces secured with clips and/or a headband

ACRO:

  • A bun is highly recommended for acro class as ponytails tend to get in the way of spotting, get stepped on in bridges, and get pulled in partnering work

SHOES
 


ACRO:
bare feet (all levels, no foot undeez, slippers or shoes permitted)

 

JAZZ LEVEL 1-6 

  • Bloch Elasta-Bootie S0499G in Beige/Caramel
  • Foot Undeez in beige may be worn
    NOTE: jazz shoes will be required for end of the year recital

JAZZ LEVEL 7-12

  • Bloch Elasta-Bootie S0499G in Black
  • Foot Undeez in beige may be worn
    NOTE: jazz shoes will be required for end of the year recital

LYRICAL / CONTEMPORARY

  • Foot Undeez (beige)

TAP SHOES:

  • Girl's Pre-Primary, Primary, Novice
    Mary Jane Tap Shoe Style 3800 in Black
  • Girl's Pre-Elementary, Elementary, Intermediate, Advanced

    Capezio CG19 Tap Shoe in Black

     

    Boy's TAP SHOES - All levels
    Capezio CG19 Tap Shoe in Black

DANCEWEAR
 
  • FEMALE DANCERS:
    Dancewear (any colour and style). See photos below.
    ACRO: must be in dancewear (loose fitting t-shirt and shorts not permitted due to safety concerns)

  • BOYS:
    T-Shirt
    Dark shorts, sweatpants or dance pants

 

Athletic Half Top - This can be worn under a bodysuit or on it's own

Athletic Tank Top - Tank must be form fitting and provide support, think Yoga wear. Please do not wear a basic cotton tank to dance class (i.e. Old Navy tank) as this type of clothing is not meant for dance class.

Bodysuit - Same as required for ballet class and it can be any colour or style

Tights - These are not required however you may wear full foot or convertible (depending on footwear) pink, black, or beige tights

Athletic Shorts - Shorts must be form fitting and made of spandex or similar moveable material

Athletic Capri's or Crops - Can be in legging or pant style. Must be made of moveable non restrictive material 

Athletic Yoga Pant - Can be in leggins or pant style. Must be made of movable non restrictive material



Freestyle Dancewear is conveniently located in Guelph in the Grange Plaza north of Highway 7 (York Road) and Victoria.  Just 10 minutes from the studio.  They carry all our required shoes and dancewear. 

 Inspirations 180 St. Leger Street in Kitchener also has a very large selection of dancewear and shoes.