Dance Attire and Shoe Requirements 

Please visit Balletomania on 2 Tucker Drive, Poughkeepsie (near Adam's Fairacre Farms/Dutchess Turnpike) 

Girl's Dance Attire: Please wear pink, black or white bodysuits, past IMDC recital and logo t-shirts, camis, non baggy t-shirts may be worn over their bodysuits. Legs must be completely covered therefore tights, non baggy pants, or leggings must be worn.

Hair: worn off of the face, neck and out of eyes. Headbands for short hair, ponytails and buns are perfect.    

Jewelry: rings, bracelets, necklaces, dangling earrings may not be worn. Small non dangling earrings are permitted.

Boy’s Dance Attire:  Black sweatpants (not too baggy) with an elasticized cuff. Plain white, past IMDC recital and logo t-shirts.  

Shoe requirements

Tap/Ballet Combo Classes: Girls: Pink ballet slippers and tan tap shoes with buckle (no ribbon ties please).

Boys: Black tap oxfords and black ballet slippers.

Tap: Black lace up tap oxford i.e. Capezio or Bloch brands. Toe must be sturdy to be able to do toe stands. No patent leather or buckled shoes. Please do not purchase from Target, Walmart, etc.  

Ballet: Pink split sole for girls. Black split sole for boys.Tie a double knot in any strings. If the double knot is longer than one inch, cut off the excess.    

Jazz: Tan split sole, lace up or slip on style.

Hip Hop: Solid black (no colored laces or stitching) sneakers.

Pointe shoes: Pink. We recommend your dancer be fitted at a dancewear store therefore buying online is not recommended. Please call the store to see if an appointment is needed.

Contemporary: see Ballet shoes listed above.