Uniform Guidelines

Youth Ballet Dance Class Attire for 2019-20

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Body Suit or T-shirt and shorts/leggings, footwear that fits your child’s specific needs – ie. Runners, bare feet

 Pre-School Dance

Female:  Pale pink sleeveless tank leotard. No tights. Both bare feet and pink ballet slippers. No Tutus. Long hair in ponytail.

Boys:  Plain white T-shirt, plain black shorts, bare feet and black ballet slippers.

Pre-Ballet 1, Pre-Ballet 2, Primary Ballet

Female:  Pale pink sleeveless leotard, Mondor Ballerina Pink (Color E6) tights, pale pink leather ballet slippers with elastics.  No Tutus or ballet dresses.  Hair must be worn in a bun.

Male:   Plain white T-shirt, plain black shorts or tights, short white socks, black ballet slippers with elastics.

Ballet 1 – 4, RAD 1 – 5

Female:  Navy blue sleeveless, pinch front leotard, (Mondor style #1633), Mondor Ballerina Pink (Color E6) tights, pale pink leather ballet slippers with elastics (full sole or split sole are acceptable).  Hair must be worn in a bun.  RAD students require character shoes.

Male:  Plain white T-shirt, plain black shorts or black tights, short white socks, black ballet slippers with elastics.  For RAD, speak with instructor.

Ballet 5, Intermediate Foundation

Female:  Paradise Mondor leotard, Mondor Ballerina Pink (Color E6) tights, pale pink ballet slippers with split soles.   When appropriate, soft block pointe shoes as directed by instructor. Hair must be worn in a bun.  RAD students require character shoes.

Male: Plain white T-shirt, plain black shorts or black tights, short white socks, black ballet slippers with elastics. For RAD, speak with instructor.

Open Ballet, Intermediate, Advanced Foundation, Advanced, RAD levels – Int. Foundation & up

Female: Black or solid colored sleeveless (scoop neck or pinch) leotard, Mondor Ballerina Pink (Color E6) tights, pale pink ballet slippers and soft block pointe shoes (Intermediate). Optional short black wrap skirt for pointe class. Pink pointe shoes with ribbons as directed by instructor. Proper attire for RAD will be determined later in the year. Hair must be worn in a bun.

Male: Plain white T-shirt, plain black shorts or black tights, short white socks, black ballet slippers with elastics. For RAD, speak with instructor.

Adult Ballet

Female: Any style or colour leotard, pink tights, pale pink ballet slippers. Simple ballet skirts or cover-ups may be worn.  Hair must be worn in a bun.

Male:  Black tights or shorts, plain white T-shirt, white ankle socks, white or black ballet slippers with elastics.

Jazz Classes

Female:  Leotard (any style or color), tights (black, tan or pink), and black jazz oxfords with split soles.  Fitted tops, shorts or fitted leggings can be worn over top. Hair must be off the face. Only solid colors: no patterns or designs.  No crop tops.

Male:  T-shirt, shorts, tights or workout pants, black jazz oxfords with split soles.

Modern Classes

Female: Leotard (any style or color), footless tights (black, tan or pink), and bare feet. Shorts can be worn over top of tights and leotard. Hair must be off the face.  Intermediate Foundation, Intermediate, Advanced Foundation and Advanced can wear fitted leggings and fitted tops.   Only solid colors: no patterns or designs.  No crop tops.

Male: T-shirt, knee-length shorts, tights or workout pants, bare feet.

Hip Hop Classes

Clean, indoor white runners/sneakers, loose fitting t-shirt or tank top, loose fitting shorts, capris or pants.  No jeans.  No crop tops.

You can purchase these items at:

  • Sole and Suits Athletic Apparel (formerly Audition Dance Supply) – 1363 Rose St.
  • All About Dance – 318 University Park Dr.
  • Dancer’s Den – 1630 Albert St.