UpTown! Dance Attire

Dance Clothing Requirements

 

 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

Britany MacDonald – Owner/Manager

  • 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 (click for video)
  • 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 (with name on it), 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 or shorts.
Shoes:  No shoes required.

Boys:  Tight fitting jazz pants and a tight fitting shirt.

*No Tutu’s

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

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

*No Tutu’s

 

TOP HATS AND TAILS – Boys Only Class
Clothing: Jazz pants and a tight fitting shirt.
Shoes:  Black Jazz Shoes and Black Leather Tap Shoes

 

JR. JAZZ/TAP

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

Shoes:  Black non lace-up jazz shoes AND black tap shoes

Boys:  Tight fitting t-shirt and jazz pants.

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

BALLET

Boys  – All Grades Ballet
Attire:  Tight fitting white t-shirt and black ballet shorts or 3/4 length tight pants
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 slippers.

 

Grade 1 Ballet
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.

 

Grade 2 Ballet

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.

 

Grade 3 Ballet

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.

 

Grades 4, 5 Ballet

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, Canvas ballet slippers with pink elastic

Optional: Character Skirt: Black with ribbon trim – hem approximately 3 inches below the knee. Character Shoes: black canvas character shoes with a 1 ¼ inch Cuban heel.  Character wear may be required after the new year. Emails will be sent if they are required.

 

Intermediate Foundation & Intermediate Ballet

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

Leotard:  Black, Navy blue, Royal blue, or purple sleeveless tank leotard with matching elastic belt.

Tights:  “Ballet Pink” tights.

Shoes:  Pink, canvas ballet slippers with pink elastic

 

POINTE CONDITIONING

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

Leotard:  Any colour leotard. Shorts may be worn over bodysuit with tights underneath.

Tights:  Calf length tights. “Ballet Pink” or Beige.

Shoes: No Shoes

Other: Thera-band in medium weight

 

POINTE

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

Leotard:  Any colour leotard.

Tights:  “Ballet Pink” tights.

Shoes:  Pointe Shoes  Ribbons and elastics must be sewn onto shoe.

 

MODERN
Hair:  Must be worn in a ponytail for all classes.
Attire:  Black bodysuit.  Black yoga pants or black tights.  Black shorts may be worn over tights.
Shoes:  Bare feet
Boys:  Tight fitting t-shirt and jazz pants
JAZZ
Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire:  Black bodysuit and beige tights.  Jazz 4-6 may wear shorts over tights.
Shoes:  Black jazz shoes. Non lace-up
Boys:  Tight fitting t-shirt and 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. An email will be sent for specific colour later in the year.

 

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:  Tight fitting t-shirt and jazz pants.

 

CONTEMPORARY

Hair:Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes
Attire:  Any colour bodysuit and beige footless tights. Shorts may be worn over tights.
Shoes:  Bare Feet
Boys:  Tight fitting white t-shirt and Black Shorts

 

MUSICAL THEATRE 1 & 2
Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire:  Black bodysuit.  Black capris or beige tights.  Shorts must be worn with tights.
Shoes:  Black Jazz Shoes
Boys:  Tight fitting t-shirt and jazz pants. Black Jazz Shoes

 

MUSICAL THEATRE 3
Hair:  Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire:  Black bodysuit.  Black capris or beige tights.  Shorts must be worn with tights.
Shoes:  Black T-Strap Character Shoes
Boys:  Tight fitting t-shirt and jazz pants. Black Oxford Character Shoes

 

TAP

Hair: Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire:  Black bodysuit with beige tights and black shorts
Shoes:  Black  Lace-up Tap Shoes
Boys:  Form fitting t-shirt and jazz pants. Black lace-up tap Shoes

 

 

ADULT CLASSES

BALLET BOOTY

Hair: Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire: Form fitting top with workout capris or leggings
Shoes: Ballet Slippers or Bare feet

 

ADULT BALLET

Hair: Must be worn in a bun for all classes.
Attire: Black bodysuit with ballet pink tights and a ballet skirt
Shoes:  Ballet Slippers

 

ADULT TAP

Hair: Must be worn in a bun or ponytail for all classes.
Attire: Form fitting top with workout pants or capris
Shoes:  Black Tap Shoes

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