General dress code information

We have a dress code in place to instill professionalism and to allow the teacher to correct alignment and technique.

All attire and shoes can be ordered at Broadway Arts Centre’s Dance Shop! Items will be ordered throughout September and the first of each month from October to May. See the front desk for details!

Footloose Dancewear– 2892 Bloor Street West
Malabar Ltd– 14 McCaul Street
You are welcome to find the same dance shoes and attire at other local dancewear stores.

Hair for Female Dancers: All classes – slick pony tail Ballet – slick ballet bun.

Please note that any required tights and shoes for a class will be part of their Recital costume in June, so we encourage everyone to purchase the correct shoes and attire to begin with.

Male Dancers: Male Appropriate Shoes in Black, black dance pants and black or white t-shirt


Creative Movement & Pre-Dance – 2.5 to 4.5 years

Creative Movement
Pink Bodysuit
Pink Skirt is Optional
Pink Ballet Tights Ballet – Pink Ballet Slippers

Pre-Dance Ballet
Pink or black bodysuit
Pink or black skirt is optional
Pink Ballet Tights Pink Ballet Slippers

Pre-Dance Ballet &Tap Combo Class
Black Tank Bodysuit
Beige footed tights Black tap shoes & Pink Ballet Slippers

Jazz & Tap Combo Class
Black tank bodysuit
Beige footed tights Black tap shoes & Beige slip on jazz shoes

Hip Hop
Plain loose fitting pants, NO jeans or tear-aways
Solid colour tank top or T-shirt
Clean indoor running shoes or Jazz sneakers

Acro
Black Bodysuit Beige Tights Footless or Stirrup

Boys Black or white T-shirt and black pants/shorts.


Mini – 5 to 7 years

Ballet
Pink or black bodysuit
Pink or black skirt is optional
Pink ballet tights
Ballet – pink ballet slippers

Tap
Black tank bodysuit
Beige footed tights
Black tap shoes

Jazz
Black tank bodysuit
Beige footed tights
Beige slip on jazz shoes

Hip Hop
Plain loose fitting pants, NO jeans or tear-aways
Solid colour tank top or T-shirt
Clean indoor running shoes or Jazz sneakers

Musical Theatre
Students can wear any of the following:
Black tank bodysuit
Black tank top/black stretch pants
Beige footed tights
Black tight shorts may be worn over bodysuit and tights
Beige slip on jazz shoes
Boys- Black or white T-shirt and black pants/shorts.
Please bring layers to keep warm during theatre and vocal


Junior, Intermediate & Senior – 8 to 17 years

Ballet
Black tank bodysuit
Pink ballet tights Pink split sole ballet shoes
Hair must be in a bun

Jazz
Black tank bodysuit
Beige footed tights
Black tight shorts may be worn over bodysuit and tights
Beige slip on jazz shoes

Tap
Black tank bodysuit
Beige footed tights
Black tight shorts may be worn over bodysuit and tights
Black tap shoes

Modern & Contemporary
Black shorts or capri pants
Solid black tank bodysuit
Bare feet or Dance Paws

Hip Hop
Plain loose fitting pants, NO jeans or tear-aways
Solid color tank top or T-shirt
Clean indoor running shoes or Jazz sneakers

Musical Theatre
Students can wear any of the following:
Black tank bodysuit
Black tank top/black stretch pants
Beige footed tights
Black tight shorts may be worn over bodysuit and tights
Beige slip on jazz shoes
Boys- Black or white T-shirt and black pants/shorts.
Please bring layers to keep warm during theatre and vocal