Boy's Attire

All Disciplines

  • White t-shirt or tank top
  • Black or navy track/exercise pants
  • Appropriate shoes

Acro Dance

  • Solid coloured bodysuit or dance top
  • Black lycra dance shorts
  • Beige capri dance tights
  • Bare feet
  • Hair tied up in a bun, ponytail or braid

Ballet

Ballet Intro
  • Solid coloured cotton/lycra bodysuit (any style or colour)
  • Pink seamless tights
  • Pink ballet slippers
  • Ballet skirt is optional
  • Hair tied up in a bun, ponytail or braid
Grades 1, 2
  • Pink tank bodysuit & matching waistband (Mondor style recommended)
  • Pink ballet tights (Mondor style recommended)
  • Ballet skirt is optional
  • Pink soft leather full sole ballet shoes
  • ¾” Cuban heel black ballet character shoes (required for grade 2)
  • Character skirt (required for grade 2) – hem skirt 3” below knee with 5/8” ribbon (top to bottom = white, light blue and navy). Sew ribbon on top edge, each colour 1” apart with navy ribbon 3” from botton of skirt
  • Hair tied up in a bun
Grades 3, 4, 5
  • Navy tank bodysuit & matching waistband (Mondor style recommended)
  • Pink ballet tights (convertible Mondor style recommended)
  • Ballet skirt is optional
  • Pink soft leather full sole ballet shoes
  • 1 ½” Cuban heel black ballet character shoes
  • Character skirt – hem skirt 3” below knee with 5/8” ribbon (top to bottom = white, light blue and navy). Sew ribbon on top edge, each colour 1” apart with navy ribbon 3” from botton of skirt
  • Hair tied up in a bun
Grades 6, 7, 8
  • Black sleeveless bodysuit (any style)
  • Pink ballet tights (convertible Mondor style recommended)
  • Ballet skirt, black and mid-calf in length (georgette or chiffon material)
  • Pink soft leather full sole ballet shoes
  • 1 ½” Cuban heel black ballet character shoes
  • Character skirt – hem skirt 3” below knee with 5/8” ribbon (top to bottom = white, light blue and navy). Sew ribbon on top edge, each colour 1” apart with navy ribbon 3” from botton of skirt.
  • Hair tied up in a bun
Intermediate Foundation & Up
  • Black sleeveless bodysuit (any style)
  • Pink ballet tights (convertible Mondor style recommended)
  • Ballet skirt is optional
  • Pink soft leather full sole ballet shoes
  • Hair tied up in a bun
  • Character skirt and shoes (see details under next tab)
Character Skirt & Shoes

required for: Ballet Grades 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and Intermediate Foundation and up

Black Character Skirt: Can be purchased at any dance clothing/apparel store (see Where to Purchase Dance Attire section)

Ribbon 5/8”: Can be purchased at any craft store (ex. Michaels)

Sewing Instructions: hem skirt 3” below knee, apply ribbon in UDP colours (top to bottom = white, light blue and navy as shown on PDF). Sew ribbon on top edge, each colour 1” apart starting with navy ribbon which is 3” from bottom of skirt.
** sewing of the ribbon is the responsibility of each family, some dance stores do provide this service (for a fee) where character skirt is purchased when ribbon is provided by them.

Character shoes: can be purchased at dance attire stores (canvas type are fine):

Gr 2: 3/4″ Cuban heel black ballet character shoes

Gr 3 thru 8: 1 1/2″ Cuban heel black ballet character shoes

Contemporary

  • Solid coloured bodysuit or dance top
  • Black dance shorts, capris or pants
  • Beige capri or convertible tights
  • Beige foot undies or foot paws
  • Hair tied up in a bun, ponytail or braid

Hip Hop & Diva Style

  • Cotton/lycra exercise pants or shorts
  • T-shirt or tank top
  • Clean indoor white runners (non-marking sole)
  • Hair tied up in a ponytail or braid

Jazz

  • Solid coloured bodysuit or dance top
  • Black lycra dance pants (capri or full length)
  • Beige dance tights
  • Black leather jazz split-sole shoes (any style)
  • Hair tied up in a bun, ponytail or braid

Kinder Combo Dance

  • Solid coloured dance bodysuit (any style or colour)
  • Pink seamless tights
  • Pink ballet slippers or pink gymnastic slippers
  • Ballet skirt is optional
  • Hair tied up in a bun, ponytail or braid

Lyrical

  • Solid coloured bodysuit or dance top
  • Black dance shorts, capris or pants
  • Beige capri or convertible tights
  • Beige foot undies or foot paws
  • Hair tied up in a bun, ponytail or braid

Musical Theatre

  • Solid coloured bodysuit or dance top
  • Black lycra dance pants (capri or full length)
  • Beige dance tights
  • Black leather jazz split-sole shoes (any style) or black gymnastic shoes
  • Hair tied up in a bun, ponytail or braid

Parent & Tot

  • Comfortable loose clothing for parent and child
  • Clean indoor shoes with a non-marking rubber sole

Tap

  • Solid coloured bodysuit or dance top
  • Black lycra dance pants (capri or full length)
  • Beige dance tights
  • Black tap shoes (full leather shoe recommended for grade 3 & up)
  • Hair tied up in a bun, ponytail or braid

Tiny Tots / Kinders

  • Solid coloured dance bodysuit (any style or colour)
  • Pink seamless tights
  • Pink ballet slippers or pink gymnastic slippers
  • Ballet skirt is optional
  • Hair tied up in a bun, ponytail or braid

Where to Purchase Dancing Attire

Bodythings

(2 locations)

12445 Lake Fraser Dr SE
403-275-5440

5308 17th Ave SW
403-686-7726

Classique Dancewear

(2 locations)

Bay 16, 6624 Centre St. South
403-263-4828

#1b, 5720 Silversprings Blvd NW
403-294-1090

City Dance Wear

106-5403 Crowchild Trail NW
403-288-3060

Masque

#5-9250 McLeod Trail SE
403-230-3306

Muge

#202, 3132-26th St NE
403-263-9500