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Dress Code

Creative Movement

Girls:
A bodysuit of any colour and leggings or fitted shorts
Hair must be secured off the face (ponytail for long hair)
Barefoot
For Creative Movement with Tap classes students will need black tap shoes (patent)

Boys:
Plain, fitted t-shirt, shorts without pockets
Barefoot
For Creative Movement with Tap classes students will need black tap shoes  

Ballet

Pre-Primary, Primary, Level 1 – 3

Girls:
Navy, cotton, pinch front and back tank leotard
Light pink ballet tights
Pink leather, full sole ballet slippers with elastics
Hair in a bun

Boys:
Plain, white, fitted t-shirt
Navy, cotton, fitted shorts mid thigh in length without pockets
Thin, white socks (mid calf)
White leather, full sole ballet slippers with elastics

Level 4 – 5B, Beginner 9-12yrs and 13-17yrs

Girls:
Navy, cotton, pinch front and back tank leotard
Light pink ballet tights (convertible style recommended for those registered for Pointe)
Pink leather or canvas split sole ballet slippers with elastics (Sanshas recommended)
Hair in a bun

Boys:
Plain, white, fitted t-shirt or bodysuit
Dance belt, if required
Black men’s/boys’ tights
Thin white socks (mid calf)
White leather or canvas split sole ballet slippers

Level 6A & Up, Adults

Girls & Women:
Black cotton, pinch front and back tank leotard
Light pink ballet tights (convertible style recommended for those registered for Pointe)
Pink leather or canvas split sole ballet slippers with elastics (Sanshas recommended)
Hair in a bun

Boys & Men:
Plain, white, fitted t-shirt or bodysuit
Dance belt
Black men’s/boys’ tights
Thin, white socks (mid calf)
White leather or canvas split sole ballet slippers

Pointe

Same attire as ballet and pointe shoes Level 5A pointe students are required to purchase their shoes in September and bring them to the first pointe class WITHOUT sewing the ribbons on the shoes, for approval from the pointe teacher

Jazz, Lyrical Jazz & Tap

Pre-Primary to Level 2

Girls:
Black bodysuit
Black tights
Jazz: black, split sole jazz shoes
Tap: black, patent tap shoes
Hair must be in a bun, bangs secured off face

Boys:
Plain, black, fitted cotton t-shirt
Plain, black, fitted shorts mid thigh in length
Jazz: black, split sole jazz shoes
Tap: black, patent tap shoes

Level 3 – Level 5A, Beginner 9-12yrs

Girls
Black bodysuit
Black tights
Jazz: black, split sole jazz shoes
Tap: black, lace-up tap shoes
Hair must be in a bun, bangs secured off face 

Boys
Plain, black, fitted cotton t-shirt
Plain, black, fitted shorts mid thigh in height
Jazz: black, split sole jazz shoes
Tap: black, lace-up tap shoes 

Level 5B – 6B, Beginner 13-17yrs

Girls:
Black bodysuit; plain, dark coloured, form-fitting sport/dance tank tops may be worn over bodysuit
Black tights; plain, dark coloured, form-fitting dance shorts may be work over tights, but not over bare legs
Black, form-fitting jazz pants may be worn over tights and bodysuit
Jazz: black, split sole jazz shoes
Tap: black, tap shoes
Absolutely no underwear should be visible
Hair must be in a slicked ponytail or bun, bangs secured off face

Boys:
Black jazz pants
Plain, dark coloured t-shirt
Jazz: black jazz shoes
Tap: black tap shoes
Dance belt

Level 7 – 8

Girls & Women:
Dark coloured bodysuit; form-fitting sport/dance top may be worn over bodysuit, colours permitted
Dark coloured/pink tights; plain, dark coloured, form-fitting dance shorts may be worn over tights, but not over bare legs
Black jazz pants may be worn over tights and bodysuit
Absolutely no underwear should be visible
Jazz: black split sole jazz shoes mandatory; foot paws (thongs) permitted as needed
Tap: black tap shoes
Hair must be in a slicked ponytail or bun, bangs secured off face

Boys & Men:
Black jazz pants
Plain, dark coloured t-shirt
Jazz: Black split sole jazz shoes
Tap: Black tap shoes
Dance belt

Musical Theatre

Girls & Women:
Black bodysuit
Level 6 and up are permitted to wear plain, dark coloured, dance tank tops over bodysuit
Black, leather or canvas, split sole jazz shoes
Black, matte jazz pants

Boys & Men:
Plain, black, fitted, cotton t-shirt
Black, leather or canvas, split sole jazz shoes
Black, matte jazz pants

Modern

Girls & Women:
Black bodysuit
Black, matte jazz pants or black tights
Bare foot

Boys & Men:
Plain, black, fitted, cotton t-shirt
Black, matte jazz pants
Bare foot 

Hip Hop 

Black sweatpants and t-shirt with no writing Indoor, white soled sneakers Hair in a slicked ponytail for girls

Conditioning

Form-fitting, comfortable exercise attire

Dance for Athletes

Plain, fitted t-shirt Shorts without pockets Barefoot (bring socks)

Intensive Training Program

Dress Code will be communicated separately 

Jazz Dance Ensemble

Dress Code established by Jazz level
Students may be asked to purchase beige jazz shoes or foot paws (thongs) for costume requirements later in the year

NB:  All students are asked to refrain from wearing jewellery or nail polish in class.  Students will be asked to remove jewellery while in class and may be asked to remove nail polish before continuing class.  The RWB School will not be held responsible for any lost jewellery items taken off in class.

 

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