Dress Code for the 2021-22 Season at MDU!
All items are available for purchase in our Everything Dance Boutique.
Mini & Me (2-year-olds) through Kidance (1st graders)
Girls: Any style or color of leotard and tights. Appropriate shoes (Pink leather ballet
shoes for Ballet and Musical Theater, Black Tap shoes for Tap, clean soled sneakers for
Hip Hop) and hair in a ponytail or bun.
Boys: Solid white t-shirt and black athletic pants. Black leather ballet shoes for Ballet and
Musical Theater. Black tap shoes for Tap. Clean-soled sneakers for Hip Hop.
Beginning & Building Level (2nd-3rd Grade) (Includes Lyrical, Musical Theater)
Leotard: Any solid soft pink leotard (no fluff or attached skirt)
Tights: skin-tone tights
Hair: hair in a bun
Shoes: Ballet/Musical Theater: Pink leather ballet shoes, Tap: Black tap shoes, Jazz & Lyrical: Tan jazz shoes.
Optional Accessories: white wrap-around skirt (for ballet), Solid black dance shorts or leggings for Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, and Musical Theater; and pink wrap-around sweater for warm-up / colder months.
Boys: Solid White t-shirt, solid black athletic pants, and appropriate shoes as follows:
Ballet: Black leather ballet shoes, Tap: Black tap shoes, Jazz: Tan jazz shoes, Clean-soled sneakers for Hip Hop.
Graded Level Technique Dancers (Level 1-7 Ballet, Tap, Jazz)
Girls: Any solid black leotard. We have a nice selection of body-positive leotards in our Boutique. (Black
Sports bras are allowed. Other color sports bras are allowed as long as they are covered by the leotard)
White skirt and Pink tights for ballet, solid black dance shorts, or leggings for jazz and tap. (Black Sports bras are allowed. Other color sports bras are allowed as long as they are covered by the leotard)
Appropriate shoes, tights, and hair in a bun. Ballet: Pink Leather/Canvas ballet shoes, Tap: Black tap shoes,
Jazz: Tan jazz shoes
Boys: Solid white t-shirt, solid black athletic pants, and appropriate shoes as follows:
Ballet: Black leather ballet shoes, Tap: Black tap shoes, Jazz: Tan jazz shoes
Hip Hop (All ages and levels)
Girls: Any colored leotard or top, solid-colored pants or sweatpants, clean soled sneakers, hair in a ponytail. No bare midriff.
Guys: Clean, comfortable clothing such as athletic gear and tennis shoes.
Specialty Classes (All ages and levels) (Lyrical, Modern, Contemporary, Acro, Dance Team, Leaps & Turns, and Performing Groups)
Any solid colored leotard, solid black jazz shorts or leggings, any color tights, and appropriate footwear for each class. (Barefoot for Modern and for Acro) Mini Dance Team can wear either tan jazz shoe, tennis shoes or go barefoot. Hair in a bun for all Specialty Classes except Acro should have a pony tail.
Steps of Praise: SOP t-shirt and black jazz pants/leggings. For 1st Semester Hip Hop - Clean soled tennis shoes. For 2nd Semester Lyrical - Ballet Shoes (Pink for Girls, Black for Boys). SOP t-shirts are available for purchase at the studio for $15 plus tax:)
FOR ALL DANCERS: No jewelry, No smart watches (please leave at home)
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