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.

Move with Me:
Any fitted, danceable clothes for both grown up and baby. Bare feet required
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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 or canvas 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:
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:
Girls: Black leotard (any sleeve style), black footless tights or leggings. Hair secured neatly. Bare feet required. No skirts, t-shirts or shorts.
Boys: Black or white t-shirt, black soft pants or footless leggings. No shorts.

Tap:
Girls: Black leotard (any sleeve style), black tights. No dance skirts, no "fashion" tights., t-shirts or shorts. Black Mary Jane style tap shoes for Level 1a and 1b (velcro or buckle closure strongly preferred). Black oxford style preferred for Level 2a/b dancers. Hair secured neatly.
Boys: Black or white t-shirt, black soft pants or footless leggings.. Black oxford style tap shoes preferred.

Adult Ballet, 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