Students are expected to obey the dress code for the dance program. Students are not permitted to wear oversized T-shirts, sweaters, sweatshirts, large jewelry or sweatpants. Skirts, ballet sweaters, knitted shorts, etc. are permitted only at the discretion of each teacher.
Creative Movement/Pre-Ballet – Lavender Leotard*
Pink tights, pink ballet slippers, hair pulled back
Girls (All Levels): Pink tights, Pink ballet slippers, no large jewelry,
hair neatly pulled back in a bun.
Boys (All Levels): Black tights, White t-shirt, Black ballet slippers.
*Drawstrings of all ballet slippers should be tied in a knot with the remains cut off.*
Level I & II –Light Blue Leotard*
Level III – Royal Leotard & Skirt*
Add: Pink Convertible Tights
Level IV- Navy Leotard & Skirt*
Add: Pointe Shoes (ribbons and elastics securely attached)
Level V – Lavender Leotard & Skirt*
Level VI – Black Leotard & Skirt*
Black jazz pants, leotard, tank or T-shirt, bare feet, hair in ponytail.
Black jazz pants, leotard, tank or t-shirt, black jazz shoes, hair in ponytail.
Black jazz pants, leotard, tank or t-shirt, black tap shoes, hair in ponytail.
Comfortable attire that you can easily move in, appropriate shoes for dance form,
hair pulled back.
**Please label all clothing with the student’s name or initials inside dance shoes.**
APA Friends Boutique
*These required leotards must be purchased at the APA Friends Boutique in order to insure uniformity for classes. Leotards and skirts may be part of the costume in our performances. Proceeds of your purchases, whether of required leotards, tights, jazz pants, T-shirts or gift items, benefit our scholarship fund! The Friends are not responsible for incorrect styles/colors of purchases made at other dancewear suppliers.