DanceWorks Performing Arts
Dress Code for DanceWorks & Vancouver City Ballet
Pale pink leotard, pink tights, hair in a bun.
Level 1A & Up
Black leotard any style, no rhinestones, zippers or embellishments, pink tights, hair in a bun.
PreSchool Classes Ages 2-6 Years
Students may wear any color and style of ballet outfit. Hair must be tied back. We recommend pink ballet shoes, and black tap shoes, as these are the colors used for showcase.
Jazz, Street Jazz & Lyrical Classes
All Jazz & lyrical students will be required to wear black jazz pants, capri dance pants or booty shorts to class.
These will be available for purchase at the studio. Leggings will no longer be allowed.
Leotards or camisole tops will only be permitted, no T shirts. Hair must be tied back.
A long sleeved t-shirt, capri length or longer leggings or tights. Rings, earrings and jewelry are not allowed to be worn while participating in an aerial class. Zippers on clothing and jewelry can easily damage the equipment, and could hinder a student’s ability to perform successfully. Students not properly dressed for class will be asked to sit out.
Fairy Tale Ballet
Pale pink leotard, pink tights, hair tied back.
Pink leotard, pink tights & required tutu. Tutu will be available for purchase at the studio.
Combination Classes 7+ Up
Leotard and tights, any color. Tutu skirts will only be allowed for the tap portion of the class. Absolutely no street cloths, T-shirts or leggings.
Hip Hop & Tap Classes
Students may wear loose fitting shorts, pants and shirt. Hip Hop students need to be able to stretch. Hair must be tied back. Please do not wear your tap shoes outside in the parking lot! Clean shoes for Hip Hop.
Girls – hair secured away from face, leotard with booty shorts, or a leotard with rolled up tights – no t-shirts or loose fitting clothing.
Boys – tight fitting tank top and shorts. All dancers need to have clean, bare feet. There is no jewelry allowed. Students not properly dressed for class will be asked to sit out.