Studio Dress Code & Dance Supplies

Dance Class Dress Code for Tiny Gems, Little Gems, & Little Diamonds

PLEASE PURCHASE ALL TIGHTS AND SHOES FROM DIAMOND TALENT. YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO HAVE OUR TIGHTS AND SHOES FOR THE SPRING SHOWCASE SO ALL OF THE CHILDREN MATCH ON STAGE.
WE ALSO HAVE LEOTARDS, LEOTARDS WITH SKIRTS, AND (we will soon) DANCE BAGS ON SALE IN OUR OFFICE!

 

TINY GEMS (age 2 - 3):

-Girls may wear any color leotard and tights with skirts, tutus, or shorts. Boys may wear any color tank top or t-shirt with shorts.

Shoes needed are pink ballet shoes (girls) & black ballet shoes (boys) and girls and boys need black tap shoes. Please do not wear “costumes” unless requested by the teacher for specific classes!

LITTLE GEMS (ages 3 - 4):

-Girls may wear any color leotard and tights with skirts, tutus, or shorts. Boys may wear any color tank top or t-shirt with shorts.

Shoes needed are pink ballet shoes (girls) & black ballet shoes (boys) and girls and boys need black tap shoes. Please do not wear “costumes” unless requested by the teacher for specific classes!

LITTLE DIAMONDS (ages 5 - 8):

-CHILDREN’S BALLET W/ JAZZ & TAP students may wear any color leotard and tights with skirts, or shorts. Shoes needed are pink ballet shoes (girls) & black ballet shoes (boys) and girls and boys need black tap shoes. Please do not wear “costumes” unless requested by the teacher for specific classes!

-ADV CHILD Ballet w/ Jazz & Tap Class students must wear BLACK LEOTARDS with a good fit and convertible PINK TIGHTS with proper pink ballet shoes in good condition for GIRLS. Also for Jazz & Tap GIRLS may put on a tight fitting shirt and tight fitting shorts/leggings over your ballet clothes. You will also need black tap shoes. NO jazz shoes needed! The convertible tights are needed so your child can use bare feet during jazz.

-BOYS in black leggings or black jazz pants, white or black (no logos) tight fitting shirt, and black ballet shoes in good condition.

-MUSICAL THEATRE is tight fitting any color clothes. Leotards and long biker shorts, leggings, or capris preferred for girls. Please no “short shorts”. Jazz shoes, and/or bare feet. No Jeans or school clothes. Be ready to dance every class!

 

-HIP HOP Class is any color shirts and loose pants or shorts over your ballet clothes. Black Tennis Shoes or Jazz Sneakers must be worn!

 

IMPORTANT!!!! NOTES FOR ALL STUDENTS:

 

TINY GEMS, LITTLE GEMS, AND LITTLE DIAMONDS...

Please have all hair pulled up and off of your face for your dance classes!

PLEASE USE HAIRSPRAY FOR BANGS.
NO JEWELRY so it doesn’t break or get lost!

ADV CHILD CLASSES...

Girl’s Hair in a bun. Boy’s hair out of the face.
NO JEWELRY so it doesn’t distract students!

 

HIP HOP & MUSICAL THEATRE...

All Hair off your face with a pony tail or loose bun.
NO JEWELRY for these classes!

CHILDREN & INT YOUNG DRESS CODE

All Students in the CHILDREN & INT YOUNG Classes AGES 7-9 will need

dance clothes and shoes for each class style listed below:

GIRLS: Black Leotard, Pink Ballet Tights, and Pink split-sole Ballet Shoes. No shoes needed for jazz. Tap shoes needed for tap.
Hair is to be worn in a ballet bun with no stray hair in your face for Ballet.

BOYS: Black or White Form fitting T-shirt, Black Men’s Tights and/or Black shorts. Black ballet shoes needed for ballet, no shoes for jazz, and tap shoes for tap. Hair is combed back with no stray hair in your face.

 

 

ADV YOUNG GIRL’S DRESS CODE

All Students in the ADV YOUNG Classes AGES 9-11 will need

dance clothes and shoes for each class style listed below:

GIRL’S BALLET: Black Leotard, Pink Ballet Tights, and Pink split-sole Ballet Shoes. Hair is to be worn in a ballet bun
with no stray hair in your face.

GIRL’S JAZZ, CONDITIONING, & CONTEMPORARY: Same as ballet with added layers of form fitting tops & black form fitting athletic pants or black biker shorts. Bare Feet. No Jazz shoes needed. Hair is to be pulled back with no stray hair in your face.

 

GIRL’S TAP: Same as Jazz, but must have tap shoes.

GIRL’S HIP HOP: Any clothes you can move in well. Black Dance Sneakers. Hair is to be pulled back.

 

GIRL’S MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE: Same as Jazz. No jeans or regular school clothes. Hair is to be worn back.

 

 

BEG, INT, ADV GIRL’S DRESS CODE
All Students in the TEEN Classes AGES 12 & up will need

dance clothes and shoes for each class style listed below:

 

GIRL’S BALLET: Any Color Leotard, Pink or Black Tights, Black form fitting athletic pants acceptable. Black or Dark Compression Socks. Pointe Shoes or Pink Ballet Shoes. Hair is to be worn in a ballet bun with no stray hair in your face.

 

GIRL’S JAZZ, CONDITIONING, & CONTEMPORARY: Any Color Leotard, Pink or Black Tights, Black form fitting athletic pants acceptable. Black or Dark Compression Socks. Bare Feet. No Jazz shoes needed. Hair is to be pulled back with no stray hair in your face.

 

GIRL’S TAP: Same as Jazz, but must have tap shoes. Hair is to be pulled back.

 

GIRL’S HIP HOP/FUSION: Any clothes you can move in well. Black Dance Sneakers. Hair is to be pulled back.

 

GIRL’S MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE: Same as Jazz. Character Shoes (if you have them) or Bare Feet. Hair is to be worn back.

 

 

YOUNG & TEEN BOY’S DRESS CODE

BOY’S BALLET: Black or White Form fitting T-shirt, Black Men’s Tights and/or Black shorts. Black ballet shoes and/or black compression socks. Hair is combed back with no stray hair in your face.

 

BOY’S JAZZ, CONDITIONING, & CONTEMPORARY: Same as ballet. Bare Feet. No Jazz shoes needed. Hair is combed back with no stray hair in your face.

 

BOY’S TAP: Same as Jazz, but must have tap shoes. Hair is to be combed back.

 

BOY’S HIP HOP/FUSION: Any clothes you can move in well. Black Dance Sneakers. Hair is to be combed back.

 

BOY’S MUSICAL THEATRE: Same as ballet. Jazz shoes needed. Hair is combed back with no stray hair in your face.

 

 

CLASS SUPPLIES NEEDED

All Students in COMPANY SATURDAY PBT CLASS & INT YOUNG, ADV YOUNG, INT, AND ADV BALLET CLASSES

will need a YOGA MAT and a LARGE FITNESS BALL that are held on Rehearsal Saturdays (see Yoga & PBT Calendar)

and some Ballet Classes TBD throughout the 2021-2022 year.

Please follow the chart below for the correct size.

 

LARGE FITNESS BALL SIZE CHART

Student’s Height under 4’8”
4’8” to 5’3”
5’4” to 5’10” 5’10” to 6’4”

Fitness Ball Size 45 cm or 18’ fitness ball 55 cm or 22’ fitness ball 65 cm or 26’ fitness ball 75 cm or 30’ fitness ball

__________________________________________________________________

In addition to the yoga mat and fitness ball, each student will need a long “orange, grey or light green” theraband ($10) and
a short “dark green, or light blue” theraband ($5).  We will cut the therabands from a bulk order to fit your child so thank you for purchasing these through us! If you already have therabands from us from summer 2021 then simply bring them with you to your classes. No need to purchase new ones!

THERABANDS & YOGA MATS WILL BE USED EVERY WEEK IN CONDITIONING FOR DANCERS AND THERABANDS ONLY FOR JAZZ CLASSES! If you do not have therabands, you may order them by emailing diamondtalentpro@gmail.com and letting us know what you need! Thank you!