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Please see the following chart for the required shoes for each class. Most shoes may be purchased online or from area retailers (listed below).

SHOES        
CLASS GENRE REQUIRED SHOES BUY ONLINE PHOTO
PRE-SCHOOL DANCE 1 Pre-Ballet, Tap

TAP: Capezio Child "Jr. Tyette" Ribbon Tie Tap Shoes

Color: Caramel

Buy Online
    BALLET: Capezio Child "Love Ballet" Leather Ballet Slippers
Color: Ballet Pink
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: leotards, unitards, skirts, etc. tan, pink or white tights
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
   
PRE-SCHOOL DANCE 2 Pre-Ballet, Tap

TAP: Capezio Child "Jr. Tyette" Ribbon Tie Tap Shoes

Color: Caramel

Buy Online
    BALLET: Capezio Child "Love Ballet" Leather Ballet Slippers
Color: Ballet Pink
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: leotards, unitards, skirts, etc. tan, pink or white tights
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
   

PRE-SCHOOL

JAZZ/FUNK

Jazz/Funk

Bloch Small Child "Super Jazz" Slip-On Jazz Shoes

Color: Tan

Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: leotards, unitards, skirts, etc. tan, pink or white tights
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
   
KINDER DANCE Ballet, Tap

TAP: Capezio Child "Jr. Tyette" Ribbon Tie Tap Shoes

Color: Caramel

Buy Online
    BALLET: Capezio Child "Love Ballet" Leather Ballet Slippers
Color: Ballet Pink
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: leotards, unitards, skirts, etc. tan, pink or white tights
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
   
KINDER JAZZ/FUNK Jazz/Funk

Bloch Small Child "Super Jazz" Slip-On Jazz Shoes

Color: Tan

Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: leotards, unitards, skirts, etc. tan, pink or white tights
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
   
PETITE DANCE Ballet, Tap

TAP: Capezio Child "Jr. Tyette" Ribbon Tie Tap Shoes

Color: Caramel

Buy Online
    BALLET: Bloch Girls "Synchrony" Ballet Slippers
Color: Pink
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: leotards, unitards, skirts, etc. tan, pink or white tights
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
   
PETITE JAZZ 1 & 2 Jazz Bloch Child "Super Jazz" Slip-On Jazz Shoes
Color: Tan
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: leotards, unitards, skirts, etc. tan, pink or white tights
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
   
INTERMEDIATE DANCE Ballet, Tap BALLET: Bloch Girls "Synchrony" Ballet Slippers
Color: Pink
Buy Online
    TAP: Bloch Adult "TapFlex" Lace Up Tap Shoes
Color: Tan
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
INTERMEDIATE JAZZ Jazz Bloch Adult "Super Jazz" Slip-On Jazz Shoes
Color: Tan
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
JUNIOR HIP-HOP Hip-Hop Clean Sneakers or Combat Boots
*A specific shoe may be assigned to purchase for recital
*Shoes should be clean and only worn inside for dance, not outside
 
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
JUNIOR LYRICAL Lyrical Capezio Adult "Turning Pointe 55" Pirouette Shoes
Color: Nude
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
JUNIOR JAZZ Jazz Bloch Adult "Pulse" Slip-On Jazz Shoes
Color: Tan
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
JUNIOR TAP Tap Bloch Adult "TapFlex" Lace Up Tap Shoes
Color: Tan
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
TEEN HIP-HOP Hip-Hop Clean Sneakers or Combat Boots
*A specific shoe may be assigned to purchase for recital
*Shoes should be clean and only worn inside for dance, not outside
 
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
TEEN LYRICAL Lyrical Capezio Adult "Turning Pointe 55" Pirouette Shoes
Color: Nude
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
TEEN JAZZ Jazz Bloch Adult "Pulse" Slip-On Jazz Shoes
Color: Tan
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
TEEN TAP Tap Bloch Adult "TapFlex" Lace Up Tap Shoes
Color: Tan
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts
   
TUMBLING 1 Tumbling Barefoot
*A specific shoe may be assigned to purchase for recital
 
  ATTIRE:
• Snug fitting dance wear
• No skirts, baggy shirts or pants
   
TUMBLING 2 Tumbling Barefoot
*A specific shoe may be assigned to purchase for recital
 
  ATTIRE:
• Snug fitting dance wear
• No skirts, baggy shirts or pants
   
TUMBLING 3 Tumbling Barefoot
*A specific shoe may be assigned to purchase for recital
 
  ATTIRE:
• Snug fitting dance wear
• No skirts, baggy shirts or pants
   
TUMBLING 4/5 Tumbling Barefoot
*A specific shoe may be assigned to purchase for recital
 
  ATTIRE:
• Snug fitting dance wear
• No skirts, baggy shirts or pants
   
CLASSICAL BALLET 1 Ballet Capezio Child "Love Ballet" Leather Ballet Slippers
Color: Ballet Pink
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:

• Black or solid colored leotard, pink or white tights

• No sports bras under leotards
• Hair in ballet bun
• Correct ballet shoes for your class

   
CLASSICAL BALLET 2 Ballet Capezio Child "Love Ballet" Leather Ballet Slippers
Color: Ballet Pink
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:

• Black or solid colored leotard, pink or white tights

• No sports bras under leotards
• Hair in ballet bun
• Correct ballet shoes for your class

   
CLASSICAL BALLET 3 Ballet Bloch Adult "Pro Elastic" Canvas Split-Sole
Color: Pink
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:

• Black or solid colored leotard, pink or white tights

• No sports bras under leotards
• Hair in ballet bun
• Correct ballet shoes for your class

   
CLASSICAL BALLET 4/5 Ballet Bloch Adult "Pro Elastic" Canvas Split-Sole
Color: Pink
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:

• Black or solid colored leotard, pink or white tights

• No sports bras under leotards
• Hair in ballet bun
• Correct ballet shoes for your class

   
BOYS IN CLASSICAL BALLET Ballet Capezio Child "Cobra" Canvas Split-Sole Ballet Slippers
Color: Black
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:

• Black shorts or tights, white t-shirt or tank (snug fitting)
• Must wear correct ballet shoes

   
POINTE Pointe Brand/style/size recommended for the dancer after professional fitting  
  ATTIRE:

• Black or solid colored leotard, pink or white tights

• No sports bras under leotards
• Hair in ballet bun
• Correct ballet shoes for your class

   
POM Pom Bloch Child "Super Jazz" Slip-On Jazz Shoes
Color: Tan
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:
• Dancewear including: leotards, unitards, skirts, etc. tan, pink or white tights
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
   
BOYS DANCE Jazz, Tap TAP: Theatricals Child Lace Up Tap Shoes
Color: Black
Buy Online
    JAZZ: Bloch Child "Super Jazz" Slip-On Jazz Shoes
Color: Black
Buy Online
  ATTIRE:

• Shorts, t-shirts of any kind
• Correct shoes for each type of class

   
BOYS HIP-HOP Hip-Hop

Clean Sneakers
*A specific shoe may be assigned to purchase for recital
*Shoes should be clean and only worn inside for dance, not outside

 
  ATTIRE:

• Shorts, t-shirts of any kind
• Correct shoes for each type of class

   
TEAM RECOMMENDED Jazz Bloch Adult or Child "Pulse" Slip-On Jazz Shoes
Color: Tan and/or Black
Buy Online
  Tap Bloch Adult or Child "TapFlex" Lace Up Tap Shoes
Color: Tan
Buy Online
  Ballet See Classical Ballet Listings Above  
  Lyrical Capezio Adult "Turning Pointe 55" Pirouette Shoes
Color: Nude
Buy Online
 

DANCEWEAR

PRE-SCHOOL, KINDER, PETITE, POM

• Dancewear including: leotards, unitards, skirts, etc. tan, pink or white tights
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face

 

INTERMEDIATE, JUNIOR & TEEN
• Dancewear including: shorts, booty shorts, leggings, tank tops, sports bras, etc.
• Correct shoes for each class
• Hair pulled up and away from face
• No baggy sweatshirts, sweatpants, shorts or shirts

CLASSICAL BALLET & POINTE
• Black or solid colored leotard, pink or white tights

• No sports bras under leotards
• Hair in ballet bun
• Correct ballet shoes for your class

 

HIP-HOP & JAZZ FUNK CLASSES
• Baggy clothing may be worn

• Shoes must be clean and not worn outdoors

BOYS CLASSES
• Shorts, t-shirts of any kind
• Correct shoes for each type of class

 

BOYS BALLET
• Black shorts or tights, white t-shirt or tank (snug fitting)
• Must wear correct ballet shoes

TUMBLING CLASSES
• Snug fitting dance wear
• No skirts, baggy shirts or pants

 

WHERE TO BUY

Discount Dance
www.discountdance.com

 

Mark's Dancewear
• Recommended for Pointe shoe fittings
• 6212 Merle Hay Road, Johnston, IA 50131


The Theatrical Shop
• 145 5th Street, West Des Moines, IA 50265 (Valley Junction) 

One Stop Elite Dance Shop
• 16190 Laurel St, Waukee, IA 50263 

         
 
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