Dress Code for DanceWorks & Vancouver City Ballet

Princess Pirouette & Prima Ballerina

Required DWPA approved Pink Skirt, 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.

Rockin’ Tots/Twirl Twist & Tap Age 2+

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.

Fusion Jazz & Lyrical Classes

Fusion Jazz & lyrical students will be required to wear any black dance bottom (jazz pants, capri dance pants or booty shorts) and any color leotard or camisole top. No T shirts. Hair must be tied back.

Jazz & Company Classes

All jazz students will be required to wear black shorts, black sports bra or leotard to class. Tights are optional. These will be available for purchase at the studio. Leggings are not allowed. Only leotards or camisole tops will be permitted, no t- shirts. Hair must be secured in a bun, ponytail or French braid.

**The last class of the month students may wear any color dance outfit they may prefer. This is for Jazz & Company classes only!

Aerial Classes

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.

Princess Ballerina

Required DW approved Pink Skirt, Pale pink leotard, pink tights, hair tied back.

Ballet, Tap & Jazz 5+ 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.

Acrobatic Classes

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.