Dress Code Information
Local Dancewear Stores:
*Dance Xtreme Bodywear:
6828 S Dallas Way, Greenwood Village, CO 80112
Dance Xtreme is also opening a smaller boutique location in Castle Rock on August 12th!
931 Park St. in Castle Rock
8800 S. Colorado Blvd. Suite F, Highlands Ranch, CO 80126
For online dancewear shopping, we recommend:
Discount Dance Supply at
Class Dress Codes:
*Proper dance attire is vital for ensuring correct alignment and technique, and is a reflection of the discipline and respect for the art form.
*Hair must be secured and out of the face
*No jewelry or watches except small earrings
*Pink Tights should be "ballet pink" to closely match shoes. Convertible/Transition style tights are recommended.
*Tan Tights should closely match jazz shoes/lyrical paws. Stirrup style tights are recommended.
**Level Evaluations will take place the first two weeks of classes to ensure correct level placement. Dress code involving specific class colors for leotards & shoes are not required until after that point.
*Male dancers - please touch base with the studio regarding dress code options.
Combo Class C "Mommy & Me" (age 18months-3yrs): Suggested attire is a Leotard or dance dress (any color), Pink Tights, Pink Ballet Shoes, Hair in a Ponytail.
Combo Classes A & B (age 3-5): Ballet/Tap:
Leotard or dance dress (any color), Pink Tights, Pink Ballet Shoes & Black Tap Shoes,
Hair in a Ponytail or Bun
Combo Classes A & B (age 3-5): Hip Hop/Jazz
Leotard or dance dress (any color), Tan Tights. T-shirt/Tank & Dance Shorts/Leggings optional.
Tan Jazz Shoes, clean Sneakers, and Hair in a Ponytail or Bun
Ballet: leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, hair in a bun
Level 1: Light Pink Leotard, Leather Ballet Shoes
Level 2: Burgundy Leotard, Leather Ballet Shoes
Level 3: Hunter Green Leotard, Leather or Canvas Ballet Shoes
Level 4: Navy Leotard, Canvas Ballet Shoes
Level 5: Lilac Leotard, Canvas Ballet Shoes
Level 6: Black and/or Light Blue Leotard, Canvas Ballet Shoes
*Color Week: The last week of each month is "color week"! So dancers may wear any color of ballet leotard for ballet classes that week, if they wish.
Pointe: ballet class attire, pointe shoes, ballet skirt optional, Theraband
Jazz: Tan tights (needed for winter recital), fitted jazz bottoms (leggings-shorts),
form-fitting top/leotard, hair secured up, Tan Jazz Shoes
(Dancers in a Ballet/Jazz combo class should follow the Ballet dress code, and can then add Jazz Shoes for the Jazz portion of class.)
Lyrical/Contemporary: Tan stirrup tights (needed for winter recital), fitted jazz bottoms (leggings-
shorts), form-fitting top/leotard, Tan Dance Paws or Foot Undeez
Tap: fitted jazz bottoms (leggings-shorts) and/or tights, form-fitting top/leotard, hair secured up,
Black Tap Shoes
Hip Hop: dance bottoms, form-fitting top/leotard (can layer looser top over), clean Sneakers
Acro / Tumbling: fitted jazz bottoms (leggings-shorts) and/or tights, form-fitting top/leotard,
hair secured up
Training Class: dance attire similar to above classes, two 2.5 lbs ankle weights