Dress Code 2018-19

DG Dance Store is open during office hours for all your Dress Code needs!

  • DRESS CODE: bodysuits, Body Wrappers tights, dance tops, dance bras, leggings, shorts, DG Jackets, half soles & Apolla Socks
  • SUPPLIES: hair pins, hair nets, eyelashes, foam rollers, pinky balls, skin glue, tap tightening tools, water bottles
  • WARM UP: crew necks, sweats, tees, DG Jackets

Apolla Performance Socks – DG is the only place you can get Apolla shocks in all of Western Canada!  We’re stocked up for the season, so call, email or drop by to get yours!  Apolla Socks are shock absorbing, supportive and have the option of traction in Performance and Infinite styles – nude and black colour.  The perfect compliment to your training and performance.  More details at:  https://www.apollaperformance.com

ACRO (Girls)
Any solid colour bodysuit, black dance shorts, bare feet, hair must be tied back off the face

ACRO (Boys)
Any solid colour tank, sport shorts (no pockets or zippers. Must not be excessively loose), bare feet

BALLET (Girls)

3 yrs – 5 yrs: Pink short sleeve or tank bodysuit, Body Wrappers C80 or C31 Theatrical Pink tights (no holes please!), pink leather ballet slippers, hair must be tied back off the face

6 yrs & over: Black tank or spaghetti strap bodysuit, Body Wrappers C31 Theatrical Pink tights (no holes please!), pink leather ballet slippers, hair must be secured in a ballet bun – no bangs please!

Pre-Professional  Program (PPP) students will also require the Defy Gravity Exam bodysuit (available only through Defy Gravity, each level of the Pre-Professional Program has a different colour bodysuit), but can also wear black bodysuits in class. PPP dancers require So Danca SD16 canvas split sole slippers in pink.  P1/2/3 dancers will require pointe shoes and initial (first time) fitting of pointe shoes will be arranged with Miss Rishell (do not purchase on your own, we will help fit first pair of pointe shoes!).

Competitive (Co 1) students should wear So Danca SD16 canvas split sole slippers in pink.

BALLET (Boys)
Black dance shorts or leggings, black tight fitting t-shirt or bodysuit, black leather ballet slippers

CONTEMPORARY, MODERN IMPROV
Black bodysuit, Body Wrappers footless C33 or convertible C31 tights (any colour), bare feet, hair must be tied back off the face

HIP HOP

Comfortable dance clothing including sweatpants or shorts (no jeans or skirts), black Converse All Star Chuck Taylor style sneakers (used for class only)…NO OUTDOOR SHOES permitted in the studio at any time!

Pre-Professional  Program (PPP) & Competitive students will require black Nike Free Run shoes with white soles.

JAZZ (Girls)
Black leggings, Black bodysuit or dance top (must be tight fitting, no t-shirts!), black split-sole jazz slippers (slip on style, no laces. Bloch or Capezio brand), hair must be tied back off the face.  Dancers coming directly from Ballet or other class requiring tights may simply wear that dress code and add on a pair of black shorts if desired.

JAZZ (Boys)
Black dance pants or sport shorts (no pockets or zippers. Must not be excessively loose), Black tight fitting t-shirt or tank, black split-sole jazz slippers (slip on style, no laces. Bloch or Capezio brand)

Pre-Professional  Program P1/2/3 dancers require black Infinite Apolla Socks.  Competitive Co 1 dancers require black Infinite Apolla Socks.

LYRICAL
Black bodysuit, Body Wrappers footless C33 or convertible C31 tights (any colour), black dance shorts, half soles/foot undeez, hair must be tied back off the face

MUSICAL THEATRE (Girls)
Black leggings, black bodysuit or dance top (must be tight fitting, no t-shirts!), black split-sole jazz slippers (slip on style, no laces. Bloch or Capezio brand), hair must be tied back off the face

MUSICAL THEATRE (Boys)
Black dance pants or sport shorts (no pockets or zippers. Must not be excessively loose), Black tight fitting t-shirt or tank, black split-sole jazz slippers (slip on style, no laces. Bloch or Capezio brand)

TAP (Girls)
Black leggings or dance shorts, Black bodysuit (pink for dancers under 6 years of age) or dance top (must be tight fitting, no t-shirts!), black leather full sole Oxford tap shoes (Capezio CG-19 or CG-17 for students 6-10 years, Capezio CG-19 or CG-09 for students 11+ yrs), hair must be tied back off the face

TAP (Boys)
Black capri length dance pants or sport shorts (no pockets or zippers. Must not be excessively loose), Black t-shirt, black leather full sole Oxford tap shoes (Capezio CG-19 or CG-17 for students 6-10 years, Capezio CG-19 or CG-09 for students 11+ yrs)

PreProfessional P1/2/3 & Competitive Co 1 dancers require black Jason Samuels Smith Tap Shoes by Bloch (double shank).