The proper dance wear, well-fitting shoes and neat, pulled back hair are important to the learning experience of all dancers.  Please see below for the correct dance attire for your class(es). Necklaces, rings, and large earrings are discouraged, as they can distract or impair the dancer.

Introduction to Dance:
Any fitted, danceable clothes for both grown up and baby. Bare feet required, tutus encouraged!

Movers and Makers:
Any fitted, danceable clothes, mess make-able clothes for both grown up and baby. Bare feet required, tutus encouraged!

Preballet
Girls: Pink leotard (any sleeve style), pink footed ballet tights, pink ballet slippers. Hair secured neatly. Ballet skirts permitted - no dress-up/play tutus, no "fashion" tights.
Boys: Black or white t-shirt, black soft pants or footless leggings.. Black or white ballet slippers.

Ballet slippers should be leather, and full soled (example). Satin "bedroom slipper" style shoes are not allowed.

Ballet/Tap Combo:
Girls: Black leotard (any sleeve style), pink footed tights. Hair secured neatly. Pink ballet slippers, black tap shoes. Ballet skirts permitted - no dress-up/play tutus, no "fashion" tights.
Boys: Black or white t-shirt, black soft pants or footless leggings.. Black or white ballet slippers.

For ballet segment: Shoes should be leather, and full soled (example). Satin "bedroom slipper" style shoes are not allowed.
For tap segment: Girls: Mary Jane style tap shoes, velcro closure strongly recommended. Boys: Jazz or oxford style tap shoes.

Ballet 1, 2, 3:
Girls: Black leotard (any sleeve style - no halters please), pink footed ballet tights, pink ballet slippers. Hair secured neatly, ballet buns preferred. Ballet skirts permitted, no "fashion" tights.
Boys: Black or white t-shirt, black soft pants or footless leggings.. Black or white ballet slippers.

*Ballet slippers will preferably be leather split sole, although canvas is permitted. Satin "bedroom slipper" style shoes are not allowed.
*Legwarmers, dance sweaters and other layers are allowed when cold. Dancers may be asked to remove warm-ups once class is in session.


Modern 1, 2, 3
Girls: Black leotard (any sleeve style), black footless tights. Hair secured neatly. Bare feet required. No skirts, t-shirts or shorts.
Boys: Black or white t-shirt, black soft pants or footless leggings.

Tap 1, 2:
Girls: Black leotard (any sleeve style), black tights.Dance skirts permitted, no "fashion" tights., t-shirts or shorts. Mary Jane style tap shoes (velcro or buckle closure strongly preferred). Hair secured neatly.
Boys: Black or white t-shirt, black soft pants or footless leggings.. Jazz or oxford style tap shoes.

Adult Ballet/Barre, Adult Modern, Adult Tap:
Any fitted, danceable clothes - wear what you would wear to work out! For tap, an oxford or jazz-style shoe is preferred over heels. Bare feet or socks in modern classes, ballet slippers preferred in ballet class.

Where to purchase dancewear:
In Person: Petit Jete Dance Boutique, Maine Street, Brunswick
Online:  Discount Dance Supply