NECESSARY EQUIPMENT-- Dance shoes and clothes. We recommend- Discount Dance Supply online at discountdance.com. Please enter our code to a receive discount and to give our school credit- TP32238. Also, we like Diva Dancewear in Los Alamitos or online at ocdancewear.com (mention our studio for a possible discount.) Also, Dance Threadz in Huntington Beach.
Leotard – Any color or style (we prefer basic black).
Tights or Leggings – Any color (we prefer pink tights for ballet) .
Ballet Slippers – (leather only) Girls: pink only / Boys: black only. Ballet shoes should fit snugly with NO GROWING ROOM).
Tap Shoes or Jazz Shoes – Black only; should fit like a street shoe.
Hip Hop Sneakers- should be for dance class only and not school shoes.
DRESS CODE & BEHAVIOR
ALL STUDENT'S HAIR MUST BE NEAT AND OFF THE FACE AT ALL TIMES.
YOUNG CHILDREN'S COMBINATION CLASSES: Hair up in a bun or other secure style. Any color leotard and tights (Skirts & Tutus OK). Pink ballet shoes. Black tap or jazz shoes. Ballet slippers should fit snugly.
1 HOUR BALLET CLASSES: Hair up in a bun or other secure style. Solid color leotard-any solid color (optional matching ballet skirt.) Snug shirts or bike shorts are OK, if not baggy. Pink ballet shoes. Tights or leggings. Please, NO baggy t-shirts, shorts, jazz pants. Form fitting warm-ups are acceptable if it's cold.
TAP, HIP-HOP, JAZZ, OR LYRICAL CLASSES: Hair up off the neck. Black jazz or tap shoes. Jazz sneakers for hip-hop. Form fitting leotards or t-shirts. Tights, jazz pants, capri pants, or bike shorts.
Cell phones need to be turned off or set to silent mode. No talking or texting on cell phones in class.
Please, NO GUM OR EXCESSIVE JEWELRY.
PROPER BEHAVIOR IS EXPECTED FROM EVERYONE.
Listen to your teacher's corrections and you will dance better!