Dress Code

All students are expected to wear the proper uniform to every class. Female students should wear their hair tied back, preferably in a bun and loose hair should be pinned back to show the face clearly. No jewelry should be worn. Sport bras should not be worn unless they match the leotard. Leotard color must match those in our boutique. Underwear should not be worn under tights.

For the convenience of our students our Dance Boutique carries all required leotards, shoes, tights and accessories as well as LPAA merchandise.

Princess Ballerinas: 

  • Tiny Tots & Pre-Ballet:

    • Girls: Light Pink leotard, light pink skirt, light pink tights or thin white ankle socks.  No tutus or "dress up" clothes permitted.  Hair in a bun or ponytail.  Pink leather Ballet shoes.   

    • Boys: T-shirt tucked into elastic waist shorts, white ankle socks and black Ballet/Tap shoes.

    Ballet & Tap:

    •  Girls: Light Pink leotard, light pink skirt, light pink tights or thin white ankle socks No tutus or "dress up" clothes permitted.  Hair in a bun or ponytail.  Pink leather Ballet shoes.  Tap:  Black Tap shoes w/velcro closure (no ties or snaps allowed).  

    • Boys: T-shirt tucked into elastic waist shorts, white ankle socks and black Ballet/Tap shoes.

Kids Bop:

  • Slip-on Jazz shoes (tan for girls, black for boys).

  • Girls wear leotard or tank top tucked into knit shorts, tan tights or thin white ankle socks, hair in a ponytail. 

  • Boys wear t-shirt tucked into elastic waist shorts, and white ankle socks.

Showbiz Kids:

  • Slip-on Jazz shoes (tan for girls, black for boys).

  • Girls wear tights and a leotard or tank top tucked into knit shorts, hair in a ponytail.

  • Boys wear t-shirt tucked into elastic waist shorts.

AcroDance Pre-School:

  • Bare feet.

  • Girls wear a biketard or leotard with knit shorts/leggings, hair in a ponytail.

  • Boys wear t-shirt tucked into elastic waist shorts.

  • No tights.

Ballet:

Hair must be worn in a bun with a hairnet & bobby pins or snood for all ballet classes. Short skirts may be worn and must match the leotard.  Note: colors below are updated and go into effect Summer 2021.

  • Elementary Combo (Ballet 1): Mulberry leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes.

  • Ballet 2: Lavender leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes.

  • Ballet 3: Light Blue leotard, Pink tights, Pink Ballet shoes.

  • Ballet 4: Paradise Blue leotard, Pink tights, Pink Ballet shoes.

  • Ballet 5: Royal Blue leotard, Pink tights, Pink Ballet shoes.

  • Ballet 6:  Purple leotard, Pink tights, Pink Ballet shoes.

  • Ballet 7: Navy leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes.

  • Ballet 8: Black leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes.

  • Basic Open / Teen Ballet:  Black leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes.

Male Students:

  • Ballet: White t-shirt, black pants or shorts, white socks, black ballet shoes.

  • Other: Solid t-shirt, black pants or shorts, black jazz shoes.

  • Tap: black tap oxford.

Tap:

  • Solid color leotard, tan tights, black tap oxford (no Mary Jane).

  • Black shorts or leggings may be worn.

Jazz / C.J.T. / Poms:

  • Solid color leotard, tan or black convertible tights, tan slip-on jazz shoes.

  • Black shorts or leggings may be worn at the discretion of the instructor.

Contemporary-Modern, PBT:

  • Solid color leotard, convertible/footless tights, bare feet. 

  • Black shorts or leggings may be worn at the discretion of the instructor.

Hip-Hop:

  • Comfortable non-restrictive clothing, and black “Converse type” sneakers (worn indoors only).  

  • B-Boy Hip-Hop (Guys Only) may wear any clean sneakers (worn indoors only).

Acro:

  • Girls wear a biketard or leotard with knit shorts/leggings, hair in a ponytail, bare feet.

  • Boys wear t-shirt tucked into elastic waist shorts, bare feet.

Showbiz Stars:

  • Comfortable non-restrictive clothing (No skirts, dresses or denim).

  • Slip-on jazz shoes (tan for girls, black for boys).

 

Summer Workshops & Programs:

  • Please see our Summer Programs.

Adults:

  • Comfortable non-restrictive clothing.

  • Appropriate dance shoes.