City Center Dance STRICTLY adheres to a dress code. Please make note of what your child needs to wear for each class and make sure your child comes to each class prepared. Those children who continually come to class unprepared (including hair) will be asked to sit out until they come in proper dress code. There is no gum chewing in class and keep your jewelry to a minimum.
Ballet & Creative Movement classes:
Ballet classes are required to wear pink tights, a black leotard and pink ballet slippers. Hair MUST BE IN A BUN FOR ALL BALLET CLASSES! No cover-up clothing is allowed once class begins. Creative Movement classes require pink tights, pink ballet shoes and a leotard of any color; children may also wear dance skirts or tutus if they wish. Hair must be worn in a ponytail, pig tails, bun or braids.
All other classes:
Are required to wear APPROPRIATE dance clothing of any color. Appropriate clothing consists of tights, leotards, jazz pants, leggings, camisole or tank tops. ABSOLUTELY NO SWEATPANTS, SWEATSHIRTS, SHORTS or BAGGY T-SHIRTS are allowed in class!!! Hair must be worn in a ponytail, pig tails, bun or braids. No cover-up clothing is allowed once class begins. Shoe requirements are as follows:
Jazz classes = black jazz shoes, sometimes barefoot and if the teacher requests, foot undies
Tap classes = flat black tap shoes
Hip hop classes = black dance sneakers (for all except kindergarteners, they should wear black jazz shoes)