Turning Pointe Dress Code

Students are expected to attend classes regularly in the proper dress code, and be prepared to learn

No street shoes allowed on dance floor. All dancers must change into dance shoes for practice. Hip-Hop dancers must have clean pair of sneakers not worm outside for practice. Dancing in shoes that do not comply with the dress code might lead to a fine up to $250

Hair

Lyrical, Tap, Jazz, and Musical Theatre students should have hair pulled back off of face. (Ponytail, Pig Tails, Braids or Bun)
All levels Ballet students’ hair should be pulled back in a ballet bun.

No jewelry is permitted during any classes except small post earrings.

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ABT LEOTARDS
Levels participating in ABT exams will wear their ABT leotard the following season. You may purchase the leotard listed for your level as a second leotard for your dancer.

Nude Leotards
All children develop at different rate. Around age of 10-12 girls are recommended to purchase a nude leotard. Nude leotard helps with costume changes during performances, and during costume fittings

Ballet Pre-Primary levels
Camisole Leotard – Pink
Flare Skirt – Pink
Footed tights – Pink
Leather ballet technique shoes - Pink

Ballet Primary levels
Camisole Leotard – Light Blue
Flare skirt - Light Blue
Footed tights – Pink
Hip Alignment Dance Belt
Leather ballet technique shoes - Pink

Ballet Level 1
Camisole Leotard – Maroon
Flare Skirt – Black
Footed tights by bodywrappers CBP style – Pink
Hip Alignment Dance Belt
Leather split-sole ballet technique shoes – Pink

Ballet Level 2
Camisole Leotard – Hunter Green
Flare Skirt – Black
Footed tights by bodywrappers CBP style – Pink
Hip Alignment Dance Belt
Leather split-sole ballet technique shoes - Pink

Ballet Level 3
Cap sleeves or Camisole Leotard – Dark Blue.
Flare Skirt – Black
Footed tights by bodywrappers CBP style – Pink (classical ballet Pink)
Hip Alignment Dance Belt
Leather split-sole ballet technique shoes – Pink

Ballet Level 4 and 5
Cap sleeves or Camisole Leotard – Black / Purple
Flare ballet skirt – Black
Tights by bodywrappers Pro-Cut CBP style (classical ballet pink)
Leather split-sole ballet technique shoes - Pink
Hip Alignment Dance Belt

Ballet Level 6 and 7
Cap sleeves or Camisole Leotard – Purple
Flare Skirt – Black
Tights by bodywrappers Pro-Cut CBP style (classical ballet pink)
Leather split-sole ballet technique shoes – Pink
Hip Alignment Dance Belt

Boys Ballet
Black Leggings, White T-Shirt, Black Socks and Ballet Shoes, Dance Belt 

Part-time Students should wear a Black Leotard and Theatrical Pink Tights.

Modern
leotard any color, tights, bare feet

Jazz & Musical Theatre
Black form-fitting dance pants/black tights with any color dance leotard
Boys: Dance T-Shirt; black pants
Caramel Jazz Shoes

Hip Hop
Loose comfortable clothes and your favorite comfy sneakers. Shoes needs to be clean and different from street shoes.

Dancewear shops:

1. stagecenter.biz in Akron, the best for Pointe shoes in particular, and all your needs.

2. www.thedancewearhousecanton.com a local store.

3. www.discountdance.com largest online shop, cheap prices, works if you know your size.