Southside Dance Studio

Dress Code

We sell the leotards, tights and shoes that match the Dress Code at great prices, but you are not required to purchase your apparel from us.

All classes: Hair must be secured off neck, and out of face, in a ponytail, bun, brands and clips, or French braid.

Please note: Only appropriate dance sweaters and leg warmers can be worn during winter months.

Creative Movement through Ballet 2, Modern/Contemporary 1: Light blue, pink, lilac leotards with or without skirt , ballet pink tights, canvas or leather ballet shoes


Ballet Intermediate/ Advanced: Navy, black, purple or burgundy leotards, ballet pink tights, canvas or leather ballet shoes


Modern/Contemporary 2 & 3: Navy, black, purple or burgundy leotards with pink, tan or black tights footless or convertible tights, barefoot or foot undies


Jazz 1,2:  Solid color lavender leotards, with pink, tan or black tights and /or jazz dance pants /shorts (jazz pants or shorts should be black), black jazz shoes required


Jazz 3 and up : Navy, black, purple or burgundy leotards, with pink, tan or black tights and /or jazz dance pants /shorts (jazz pants or shorts should be black), black jazz shoes required


Hip Hop: Street clothes that you can move in, should be fairly form fitting, clean old converse style tennis shoes (shoes must be clean before entering studio)


Beginning tap: Light blue, pink or lilac leotards with or  without skirt (same as Ballet), ballet pink, tan or black tights, black tap shoes
Intermediate and advanced tap: Navy, black, purple or burgundy leotards (same as Ballet), ballet pink, tan or black tights, black tap shoes

Boys and Men: All classes except hip hop –Black tights or black bicycle/gym shorts, or black jazz pants with white tee shirt, compression gym shirts (solid colors) men’s white or black ballet shoes are required for ballet classes.

Adults: Taking classes with younger students must follow the class dress code.  Taking adult classes please feel free to wear dance/yoga apparel with appropriate foot wear for class.