STUDIO DRESS CODE

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Freestyle Dancewear:

*Dancers must have the required shoe(s) in order to participate in recital and receive their costume. 


Parent & Tot

Parent Requirements:

Please wear comfortable clothing that you can move in. Socks or bare feet are required in the studio.

 

Dancer Requirements:

Dancers may wear the same dress code as Pre-Dance 3 below or they may wear comfortable clothing they can move in such as sweatpants, leggings, shorts and a t-shirt. Hair should be off their face and bare feet is required if dancers are not wearing shoes. Stocking feet/socks are not permitted for young dancers. 


Pre-Dance 3-4-5 Dress Code

*please note- Pre Dance 3 does NOT require tap shoes

 

Dance Wear Requirements: 

Girls- Any colour bodysuit and ballet tights, skirt or tutu optional. 

 

Please note that FreeStyle Dancewear in Guelph now has multiple skin tone options for tights and shoes. Please inquire about matching your shade if desired upon making a purchase.

 

Boys- Shorts, track pants or dance pants, t shirt. 

 

Shoe Requirements: 

So Danca SD 55 Full Sole Ballet Shoe (Boys- same style in Black)

Capezio Tap Shoe N625C in CARAMEL (Boys- any black tap shoe- Oxford style preferred) *Tap shoes only required for Pre Dance 4 & 5

 

Hair Requirements:

Long hair must be in a ponytail or bun 

Short hair can be half up/half down secured back with clips or hairband


Ballet

Dance Wear Requirements (all levels):

Girls- Bodysuit in any colour, ballet tights, skirt optional 

 

Please note that FreeStyle Dancewear in Guelph now has multiple skin tone options for tights and shoes. Please inquire about matching your shade if desired upon making a purchase.

 

Boys- Shorts, track pants or dance pants, T-shirt, socks in ballet shoes. 

 

Shoe Requirements: 

Academy Dancers

Mini/Petite So Danca 55 Full Sole Ballet Shoe (Boys- same style in Black)

Junior/Inter/Teen/Senior - So Danca 120 (Child) /So Danca 16 (Adult) Canvas Split-sole Ballet shoe (Boys- same style in Black)

 

Company Dancers

All Mini, Petite, Part Time & Full Time Company Dancers - So Danca 120 (Child) / So Danca 16 (Adult) Canvas Split-sole Ballet shoe (Boys- same style in Black)

*Micro Mini Dancers who take ballet or pre-dance should wear ballet shoes specific to the Academy class requirements.

 

Hair Requirements: 

Hair must be in a proper and tidy bun secured with bun pins and hairnet. 

Extremely short hair can be half up/half down secured back with clips or hairband. 


Jazz & Contemporary

Dance Wear Requirements:

Girls- any dance specific/fitness wear in any colour. Example: leggings, dance shorts, half top, fitted tank, bodysuit, tights. 

Boys- shorts, track pants or dance pants, t shirt. 

**regular “street" clothing not acceptable

 

Shoe Requirements: 

Academy Dancers

Mini/Petite - Bloch Elasta-Bootie S0499G  (Boys- same style in Black). 

Junior/Inter/Teen/Senior-  So Danca BA45 (Boys- Foot Undeez) **Foot Undeez acceptable for class only, not recital.

 

Please note that FreeStyle Dancewear in Guelph now has multiple skin tone options for shoes. Please inquire about matching your shade if desired upon making a purchase.

 

Company Dancers

Micro Mini Company Dancers- Bloch Elasta-Bootie S0499G 

All Mini, Part Time & Full Time Company Dancers - So Danca BA45 (Boys- Foot Undeez) for technique classes.

 

Please note that FreeStyle Dancewear in Guelph now has multiple skin tone options for tights and shoes. Please inquire about matching your shade if desired upon making a purchase.

 

**Company Dancers- Please refer to Shoes & Tights List for released prior to comp season for Performance Routine shoes

 

Hair Requirements: 

Hair must be in a ponytail or bun. 

Company - Hair in proper bun.

Extremely short hair can be half up/half down secured back with clips or hairband.


Tap

Dance Wear Requirements:

Girls- any dance specific/fitness wear in any colour. Example: leggings, dance shorts, half top, fitted tank, bodysuit, tights. 

Boys- shorts, track pants or dance pants, t shirt. 

**regular “street" clothing not acceptable

 

Shoe Requirements:

Academy

Mini/Junior Tap-  Mary Jane Tap Shoe Style 3800 in Black (Boys- any style in Black- Oxford style preferred) 

Inter/Teen Tap - Capezio Cadence CG19 in Black 

 

Company

Company Tap A- Capezio Cadence CG19 in Black

Company B & C Tap- So Danca TA200 Tap Shoe in Black

 

Hair Requirements: 

Hair must be in a ponytail or bun

Company - Hair in proper bun

Extremely short hair can be half up/half down and secured back with clips or hairband.


Acro

Dance Wear Requirements:

Girls- any dance specific/fitness wear in any colour. Example: leggings, dance shorts, half top, fitted tank, bodysuit, tights. 

Boys- shorts, track pants or dance pants, t shirt. 

**regular “street" clothing or loose fitting clothing not acceptable due to safety concerns for spotting. 

 

Shoe Requirements: 

All levels- bare feet 

 

Hair Requirements: 

Hair must be in a bun.  This is due to safety. Very short hair should be half up half down with clips and/or soft headband to hold shorter pieces in place. 


Hip Hop

Dance Wear Requirements: 

Comfortable clothing that is easy to move in. Example: leggings, sweatpants, t shirts, shorts etc. **No jeans

 

Shoe Requirements: 

All levels- clean, non marking indoor running shoes. 

 

Hair Requirements: 

Hair must be in a ponytail.