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Dress Code

BALLET

R.A.D. Preschool

GIRLS:

  • Hair must be in a tidy bun/ponytail with hair away from face
  • Pale pink  tank or short sleeve style leotard
  • Pale pink ballet tights or ankle socks
  • Pale pink leather ballet slippers

BOYS:

  • A white top
  • Black fitted shorts or leggings
  • Black ballet shoes

R.A.D. Pre-Primary and Primary

GIRLS:

  • Hair must be in a tidy bun/ponytail with hair away from face
  • Pale pink tank or short sleeve style leotard
  • Hair must be tied back and away from face
  • Pale pink ballet tights or ankle socks
  • Pale pink leather ballet slippers with elastic (no gymnastic slippers)
  • Pale pink semi-sheer gathered skirt

BOYS:

  • A white top
  • Black fitted shorts or leggings
  • Black ballet shoes

R.A.D. Grade 1, 2, 3

GIRLS:

  • Hair must be in a tidy bun with a hair net and pins
  • Motionwear 2518 Princess Seam Leotard - Sunset Coral
  • Pale pink ballet tights
  • Pale pink leather or canvas ballet slippers with elastics
  • Character shoes & Character skirt. The skirt must be full circle in black broadcloth with 3 sets of ribbon trim at the bottom edge (Pale pink, coral, & red). Hem of skirt should be approximately three inches below the knee.

BOYS:

  • A white top
  • Black fitted shorts or leggings
  • Black ballet shoes

R.A.D. Grades 4 and 5

GIRLS:

  • Hair must be in a tidy bun with a hair net and pins
  • Motionwear 2518 Princess Seam Leotard - Red
  • Pale pink ballet tights
  • Pale pink leather or canvas ballet slippers with elastics (no split soles)
  • Character shoes & Character skirt. The skirt must be full circle in black broadcloth with 3 sets of ribbon trim at the bottom edge (Pale pink, coral, & red). Hem of skirt should be approximately three inches below the knee.

BOYS:

  • A White top
  • Black fitted shorts or leggings
  • Black ballet shoes

Open Ballet and all Pointe Classes

GIRLS:

  • Hair must be in a tidy bun with a hair net and pins
  • Any colour leotard , any classical style
  • Pale pink ballet tights
  • Pale pink leather or canvas ballet slippers
  • Pointe shoes with ribbons (If approved by teacher)
  • Wrap skirt (optional)

BOYS:

  • Motionwear White tank (7198-481) or t-shirt sytle (7207-481) fitted top
  • Black fitted shorts or leggings
  • White Canvas split sole ballet shoes with elastics sewn

R.A.D. Intermediate Foundation, Intermediate & Advanced Foundation

GIRLS:

  • Hair must be in a tidy bun with a hair net and pins
  • Motionwear 2518 Princess Seam Leotard - Black
  • Pale pink ballet tights
  • Pale Pink Canvas ballet slippers (split soles allowed).
  • Pink satin soft pointe shoes with ribbons for Intermediate and Advanced Foundation

BOYS:

  • Motionwear White tank (7198-481) or t-shirt sytle (7207-481) fitted top
  • Black fitted shorts or leggings
  • White Canvas split sole ballet shoes with elastics sewn

Teen Beginner Ballet 12 yrs+

GIRLS:

  • Hair must be in a tidy bun with a hair net and pins
  • Any colour leotard, any classical style
  • Pale pink ballet tights
  • Pale pink Leather or canvas ballet slippers (split soles allowed)

BOYS:

  • Motionwear White tank (7198-481) or t-shirt sytle (7207-481) fitted top
  • Black fitted shorts or leggings
  • White or Black Canvas split sole ballet shoes with elastics sewn

Performance Ballet

GIRLS:

  • Hair must be in a tidy bun with a hair net and pins
  • Any colour leotard, any classical style
  • Pale pink ballet tights
  • Pale pink canvas ballet slippers (split soles allowed)

BOYS:

  • Any colour fitted dance appropriate top
  • Black fitted shorts or leggings
  • Black Canvas split sole ballet shoes with elastics sewn

 

MODERN

I.S.T.D. Primary, Grade 1, 2 and 3

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Motionwear 2200 Sweetheart Leotard - 474 Ultra Violet
  • Black dance shorts
  • Bare feet

I.S.T.D. Grade 4, 5 and 6

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Periwinkle/Purple - Ainsliewear Square Neck Velvet top leotard
  • Black dance shorts
  • Bare feet or foot undies

I.S.T.D. Intermediate Foundation, Intermediate, Advanced 1 and Advanced 2

GIRLS:

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Aubergine - Ainsliewear Square Neck Velvet top leotard
  • Black  capris
  • Bare feet or foot undies

BOYS:

  • Motionwear 7198-491 Shadow Grey Tank
  • Black shorts
  • Bare feet or foot undies

 

TAP

Pee Wee Tap and Kindertap

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Motionwear - Either of the Modern or Ballet coloured bodysuits (Boys to wear a fitted top)
  • Pale pink ballet tights or short ankle socks
  • Black dance shorts
  • Black leather tap shoes

Junior, Intermediate and Senior Tap

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Motionwear – Either of the Modern or Ballet coloured bodysuits (Boys to wear a fitted top)
  • Pale pink ballet tights or short ankle socks
  • Black dance shorts
  • Black leather Jazz Oxford tap shoes

Advanced Tap and Competition Tap

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Any colour and style leotard (Boys to wear a fitted top)
  • Black dance shorts or pants
  • Black leather jazz oxford tap shoes

 

JAZZ AND BROADWAY

All Performance Classes and all Open Jazz Classes

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Any colour/style leotard (Boys to wear a I.S.T.D Modern style tank - any colour)
  • Black dance shorts, pants or capris
  • Soft beige jazz shoes

 

CONTEMPORARY

Performance Classes and all Open Contemporary Classes

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Any colour/style dance leotard (Boys to wear a fitted top)
  • Black dance shorts, pants or capris
  • Foot undies or bare feet

 

PRESCHOOL CREATIVE DANCE

All Classes

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Any colour/style dance  leotard (Boys to wear a fitted top)
  • Skirt or dance shorts otional
  • Bare feet (ballet slippers or gymnastic slippers optional)

 

LYRICAL

Performance Lyrical and all Open/Advanced Lyrical Classes

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Any colour/style dance leotard (Boys to wear an I.S.T.D. Modern style tank - any colour)
  • Black dance shorts, pants or capris
  • Foot undies or bare feet

 

HIP HOP AND STREET JAZZ

Performance Hip Hop, Street Jazz and all other classes

  • Any loose fitting exercise clothes
  • Runners used exclusively for dance (i.e. no street shoes)

 

ACRO

Performance Acro and Open Acro Classes

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Any colour/style dance leotard
  • Black dance shorts, pants or capris
  • Bare feet

 

STRETCH AND STRENGTH

All Classes

  • Hair must be tied back from face
  • Any colour/style dance leotard with tights (Boys to wear shorts and an I.S.T.D. Modern style tank - any colour)
  • Dance shorts
  • Bare feet (ballet or jazz shoes optional)