At Elevation Academy a dress code is enforced to teach dancers respect for the discipline of dance and to bring attention to safety and performance. Proper dance attire allows teachers and dancers to more effectively evaluate alignment and placement and enhances movement capabilities. Please see the descriptions below for each dance style.
Leotard and pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Skirts are optional. Hair must be secured up and back.
PRE-K CREATIVE MOVEMENT
Comfortable loose or form fitting athletic wear. Barefoot. No street clothes.
Leotard or form-fitting top paired with leggings, tights or dance shorts and Jazz shoes. Hair must be secured up and back.
BALLET, POINTE AND BALLET VARIATIONS
Pink tights (worn over feet and under shoes), solid color leotard. FORM-FITTING ballet warm ups and skirts may be worn for Barre. Hair must be secured in a low or high bun (no mid buns). Pink ballet shoes (pointe shoes when appropriate). Undergarments must not be visible.
Comfortable dance or athletic wear with CLEAN tennis shoes. No street shoes will be allowed. No jeans or zippers.
Leotard or tight fitting tank top, with leggings, dance shorts or tights. Jazz shoes, foot undeez, or bare feet. Hair must be secured neatly up and back.
Leotard or tight fitting tank top, with leggings, dance shorts or tights. Ballet shoes, jazz shoes, foot thongs, or bare feet. Hair must be secured up and back.
Comfortable dance wear. Bare feet, no socks unless allowed for specific exercise. Hair must not be distracting to dancer.
STRENGTH & STRETCH
Form fitting dance or athletic wear. Hair must be secured up and back. Bare feet or socks.
Form fitting dance or athletic wear. Hair must be secured up and back. Bare feet.
Form fitting dance wear. Hair must be secured up and back. Dancers are required to have pink ballet shoes, nude jazz shoes, nude foot undeez, clean tennis shoes, pointe shoes (when applicable) and socks on-hand at all times.