ADC Dress Code Policy

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This dress code policy is strictly enforced; all dancers will be expected to follow and adhere to the guidelines. Any dancer not dressed accordingly for the class will be asked to sit the class out and watch. Students will have until October 1st to be in proper dress code.

For all classes hair must be pulled off of the face, in a ponytail or bun, and absolutely no jewelry may be worn. Both are safety hazards. (A Bun is MANDATORY for ALL Ballet classes)

**See recommended ADC shoes. This list is sorted by level and dance genre.**

Ballet

All ballet classes are required to wear long sleeve, short sleeve, or camisole black leotard, theatrical pink tights and theatrical pink canvas ballet shoes. Hair must be pulled back into a bun. No shorts or loose hanging clothing will be permitted in ballet class. No attached skirts are permitted.

Combo Classes

All combination classes are required to wear a leotard and tights, in black or pink ONLY. They must wear pink ballet shoes and black patent leather tap shoes. No shorts, skirts, attached skirts or loose hanging clothing will be permitted.

Jazz

All jazz classes are required to wear a black leotard, black sports bra, black jazz shorts or pants, black tights and black jazz shoes. No tan or flesh colored tights, loose fitting tops or bottoms will not be permitted. Please note: depending on the dance routine, Levels 1-4 may require tan shoes or pedinis.

Tap

All tap classes are required to wear a black leotard or black sports bra, black jazz shorts or pants, black tights and black oxford tap shoes. (Ages 8 & up require lace up oxford tap shoes)

Modern/Contemporary

All modern classes are required to wear a black leotard/unitard, black footless tights, and no shoes will be worn. No t-shirts, loose fitting tops or bottoms will be permitted.

Lyrical/Modern Ballet

All lyrical classes are required to wear a black leotard, theatrical pink footless tights, and dance paws/turning shoes. No t-shirts, loose fitting tops or bottoms will be permitted.

Hip-Hop

All hip-hop dancers will be required to wear a black leotard, black jazz shorts and tights, black sweatpants or yoga pants as long as they conform to the dancer’s body. Black Jazz sneakers are required. No street shoes or clothes are permitted to be worn. T-shirts may be worn at the discretion of the dance instructor on the floor. Depending on the class, black boots may be required.

Examples of Class attire:

 Combo Classes                     Ballet 1-4                            Jazz/Tap/Hip Hop                           Modern/Lyrical

ComboClass balletclass Jazz PAnts Jazz_TapAttire Modernclass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ADC Class Recommended Shoes and Tights

**Please note: While above are the ADC recommendations, these are subject to change for the performance and you might be required to purchase different shoes and tights based upon the routine.**