Shoe requirements for combo classes

 

Tap/Ballet Combo: Girls: Pink ballet slippers and tan tap shoes with buckles or velcro strap (no ribbon ties please). Boys: Black tap lace ups and black ballet slippers. Please do not purchase any of these shoes from Target, Walmart, etc.

Jazz/Hip Hop Combo “Dancely”: Girls: Tan, split sole slip on style. Boys wear the same but in black.


 

Shoe requirements for non combo classes

 

Tap: Girls and Boys: Black lace up tap oxford i.e. Capezio or Bloch brands. Toe must be sturdy to be able to do toe stands therefore no split soles or jazz tap shoes.  No patent leather or buckled shoes. Those are for the younger classes. Please do not purchase from Target, Walmart, etc. The taps are usually aluminum leaving a residue on our wood floor.  

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, slip on style.

Hip Hop: Solid black (no colored laces or stitching) dance sneakers. Please purchase dance sneakers not regular street sneakers. 

Pointe shoes: We recommend your dancer be fitted at a dancewear store therefore buying online is highly discouraged. Please call the store to see if an appointment is needed.

Lyrical: see jazz shoes listed above.