Student Dress Code

Pre-Ballet 1 

Light pink leotard - NO SKIRTS OR TUTUS ATTACHED

Pink tights (transition tights only please)

Light pink leather full sole ballet slippers

Light pink ballet wrap sweater for colder days

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Pre-Ballet 2

Light pink leotard - NO SKIRTS OR TUTUS ATTACHED

Pink tights (transition tights only please)

Light pink leather full sole ballet slippers

Light pink ballet wrap sweater for colder days

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Ballet 1 

Light pink leotard - NO SKIRTS OR TUTUS ATTACHED

Pink tights (transition tights only please)

Light pink leather full sole ballet slippers

Light pink ballet wrap sweater for colder days

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Ballet 2

Light blue leotard - NO SKIRTS OR TUTUS ATTACHED

Pink tights (transition tights only please)

Light pink leather full sole ballet slippers

Light pink ballet wrap sweater for colder days

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Ballet 3

Navy blue leotard - no skirts

Pink tights (transition tights)

Light pink leather full sole ballet slippers

Light pink ballet wrap sweater for colder days

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Ballet 4

Black leotard - skirts for warm-up only

Pink tights (transition tights)

Light pink split sole canvas slippers

Pointe shoes properly fitted by professional shoe fitter

Tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Ballet 5

Black leotard - skirts for warm-up only

Pink tights (transition tights)

Light pink split sole canvas slippers

Pointe shoes properly fitted by professional shoe fitter

Tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Ballet 6/7

Choice Of Color leotard - ballet skirts allowed only for warm-ups

Pink tights or Black tights 

Light pink split sole canvas slippers

Pointe shoes properly fitted (please have extra pair with you)

Hair: Tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Pre-Jazz

Pink leotard and black dance shorts

Tan split sole, slip on jazz shoes (no ties)

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Pre-Lyrical

Pink leotard and black dance shorts

Canvas lyrical shoes (sometimes called turners) NO LEATHER

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Jazz 1-4

Black leotard / dance top and black dance shorts

Tan split sole, slip on jazz shoes (no ties)

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Lyrical 1-4

Black leotard / dance top and black dance shorts

Canvas lyrical shoes (sometimes called turners) NO LEATHER

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Contemporary Beg/Int

Black leotard / dance top and black dance shorts

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

Contemporary Adv

Dancers choice of appropriate dance attire

Hair: Tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.

HipHop - Mini/Junior

Black leotard / dance top and black dance shorts, clean sneakers

Hair: should be kept in a ballet bun if coming from another class

If not coming from another class hair may be in a secure tight ponytail. NO HAIR DOWN is allowed during classes at LDA. 

Mini Acro/Stretch

Pink or black leotard and black dance shorts

No shoes

Hair: High, tight ballet bun. Hair net and bobby pins to secure bun.