Dorothy Keck Dancers
Dance instruction for toddlers, children, teens & adults
 
 
 

DRESS CODE


Mommy and Me:

Dancers: Leotard and Tights-any color; Skirts/Tutus are optional

                Ballet shoes (any color)

                Hair out of dancer’s face

Parents: Comfortable clothes that you can sit, stand and move in (such as yoga pants, loose-fitting jeans, sweat pants, etc.)

Shake It Up! and Move It!:

Attire: Biketard, Leotard with Shorts, Tights (optional)

Shoes: Jazz Shoes

First Steps:

Attire: Leotard and Tights-any color

     Short Skirts/Tutus are optional (please no skirts that fall past the knees)

Hair: Up and out of dancer’s face

Shoes: Ballet shoes (pink preferred)

Level 1 and Level 2:

Attire: Leotard and Tights-any color

    Short Skirts/Tutus are optional (please no skirts that fall past the knees)

Hair: Up and out of dancer’s face

Shoes: Ballet Shoes (pink preferred)

            Black Tap Shoes

            Tap Ties

Level 3:

Attire: Leotard-any color

     Tights-any color

    Short Skirts/Tutus/Dance Shorts are optional (please no skirts that fall past the knees)

Hair: Ponytail or Bun

Shoes: Pink Split-Sole Ballet Shoes

              Black Lace-Up Tap Shoes

Jazz Shoes (Color will be determined by Recital Costume)

Level 4 and Level 5 Ballet/Tap:

Attire: Leotard-Any Color

           Tights-Any Color

           Short Skirts/Tutus/Dance Shorts are optional (please no skirts that fall past the knees)

Shoes: Pink Split-Sole Ballet Shoes

             Black CG17 or Better Tap Shoes

Level 4, Level 5, Level 6 and Level 7 Jazz:

Attire: Leotard-any color

             Tights-footed or convertible; any color

Tight fitting dance tops, sports bras, dance shorts, fitted leggings permitted

Hair: Ponytail or Bun

Shoes: Jazz shoes-Tan or Black

Level 6 and Level 7 Tap:

Attire: Leotard-any color

            Tights-any color

            Tight fitting dance tops, sports bras, dance shorts, fitted leggings permitted

Hair: Ponytail or Bun

Shoes: CG17 or better Tap Shoes

Level 6 and Level 7 Ballet, Ballet Tech 1/Pre Pointe, and Ballet Tech 2/Pointe:

Attire: Leotard-any color

     Tights-footed or convertible; Pink

      Ballet Skirt (optional), Tight fitted dance shorts (optional) or Practice Pancake Tutu (by teacher request only)

Hair: Bun

Shoes: Pink Split-Sole Ballet Shoes (leather or canvas)

             Pointe Shoes (Teacher approval only)

Contemporary/Modern:

Attire: Leotard-any color (optional)

            Tights-convertible; any color (optional)

            Tight fitting dance tops, sports bras, dance shorts, fitted leggings permitted

Hair: Out of face

Shoes: Dance Paws/Foot Undies Preferred, Bare feet or Half-Sole Shoes permitted

Acrobatics:

Attire: Leotard-any color/style

            Unitard/Biketard

            Short Dance Shorts (optional)

            Convertible or Footless Tights (optional)

            Sports bras and tight-fitting pants/shorts permitted

Hair: Low Ponytail or Braid

Shoes: Bare Feet

Dance Team Prep:

Attire: Leotard-any color/style (optional)

            Tights-any color (optional)

            Tight fitted dance shirts, sports bras, dance shorts, fitted leggings permitted

Hair: Ponytail

Shoes: Tan or Black Jazz Shoes

All Hip Hop Classes:

Attire: Harem pants, Sweat pants, Basketball Shorts (long enough to cover knees), Leotard or Sports bra required underneath loose-fitting shirts

            -No Jeans or “School Clothes”

Shoes: Black Jazz Shoes or Dance Sneaker

            -No outside shoes

Adult Classes:

Attire: Leotards, fitted dance tops

            Leggings, Jazz pants, Dance Shorts, Tights

Shoes: Lace-Up Tap Shoes

            Jazz Shoes (Color to be Determined by Recital Costume)

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All dance shoes and bodywear available at

DOROTHY'S DANCE SHOP

1532 Austin Hwy (210)829-8454

11255 Huebner Rd, Suite 107 (210)558-4200

434 N Loop 1604 W, Ste 1102 (210)545-4700

All students must wear dance apparel to class.

Please do not wear your dance shoes outside, this ruins your dance shoes and brings

in unwanted dirt and oils onto dance floors and mats-Thank you!