What to Wear

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What to Wear to Dance Class

This is a list of what we require for each dance class. The dress code will be strictly enforced for the safety and well-being of each student. Gotta Dance sells footwear and legwear (dance shoes and tights) in our studio store. However, if you are looking for body wear, or if you want to order shoes and tights online, go to On1Dancewear and you will find all the styles that have been pre-approved by Miss Karen for your dance class.

 

Tiny Tots

Required Bodywear: Leotard & Tights (any style, any color)

Required Shoe: Capezio Ballet Slipper (color: pink)

Optional: ballet skirt (pull-on style only, any color)

 

Preschool

Required Bodywear: Leotard & Tights (any style, any color)

Required Shoes: Capezio Ballet Slipper (color: pink), Capezio Tap Shoe Jr. Tyette (any color)

Optional: ballet skirt (pull-on style only, any color)

 

Tap/Ballet/Jazz Combination

Required Bodywear: Leotard (color: any) & Tights (style: convertible)

Required Shoes: Capezio Ballet Slipper (color: pink), Capezio Tap Shoe Jr. Tyette (any color), Jazz Shoe

Optional: ballet skirt or dance shorts (any color)

 

Acrobatics

Required Bodywear: Leotard (color: any), Tights (style: stirrup or footless),

Required Shoe: 

Optional: dance shorts (any color). No skirts

 

Classical Ballet

Required Bodywear: Leotard (color: black only), tights (color: tan, white, or pink),

Required Shoe: Capezio Ballet Slipper (color: pink)

Optional: ballet skirt, fitted ballet sweater

 

Hip Hop

Required Bodywear: Tight-fitting top, shorts, and/or leggings (any style, any color)

Required Shoe: Fierce Dance Sneaker (color: black)

 

Jazz, Tap, Theatre Dance & Lyrical/Contemporary

Required Bodywear: Leotard & Tights (any style, any color)

Required Jazz Shoe: Capezio Jazz Slip-On Boot (color: caramel) or Capezio Pedini Femme (color: caramel) - check with Miss Alyssa first

Required Tap Shoe: Capezio Tap Jr. Footlight (color: caramel) or Capezio “Fluid” Tap Shoe (color: caramel) - check with Miss Nicole first

Required Theatre Dance Shoe: Jazz Slip-On Boot (color: caramel)

Required Lyrical/Contemporary Shoe: Capezio Pedini Femme (color: caramel)

Optional: dance shorts (any color)

 

Performance Team

Required Bodywear: Leotard (color: black only), tights (any style, any color)

Required Shoe: Capezio Jazz Slip-On Boot (color: caramel)

Optional: dance shorts (color: black only)

 

Boys

Required Bodywear: Tee or Tank Shirt, shorts or pants (no excessively baggy clothing. no jeans)

Required Acro or Jazz Shoe:

Required Hip Hop Shoe: Capezio Fierce Dance Sneaker (color: black)

Required Tap Shoe:

Required Theatre Dance Shoe: Capezio Jazz Slip-On Boot (color: caramel)

 

You can order bodywear and footwear online by clicking the On1Dancewear banner below. Click on "Shop by Studio" and then find "Gotta Dance NJ". There, you will find all the styles that have been pre-approved for class by Miss Karen for your dance class.

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