Dress Code

Dance Genre Girls’ Attire Boys’ Attire Shoes / Extra
Modern & Creative Dance Leotard & footless tights or t-shirt & leggings T-shirt with leggings or shorts Barefoot
Ballet Leotard & tights
Optional: Ballet skirt
White t-shirt with black leggings Ballet slippers
Jazz / Hip-Hop Leotard & tights or t-shirt & leggings T-shirt with leggings or shorts Jazz shoes or Hip-Hop sneakers
Tap Dance Leotard & tights or t-shirt & leggings T-shirt with leggings or shorts Tap shoes
Boys Dance (Movement & Hip-Hop) T-shirt with leggings or shorts Barefoot
World Dance Leotard & tights or t-shirt & leggings T-shirt with leggings or shorts Barefoot
Music and Singing Comfortable clothing Comfortable clothing Barefoot
Parent & Toddler Movement Comfortable play clothes Comfortable play clothes

Barefoot

  • Students must wear appropriate dance attire. No street clothes. Solid-colored clothing is preferred, and required for leotards and tights.
  • The following items are prohibited:
    • Jeans, crop tops, short shorts, loud/busy prints, pajamas, jewelry
  • The Store:  You can purchase School-sanctioned, premium quality dancewear at discounted prices in our Store, conveniently located on the 4th floor of the Dance Center. Proceeds support our community and education programs.
  • Jewelry may not be worn in class. Put jewelry in your dance bag or, preferably, leave it at home to avoid losing it. Keep dance bags and other belongings in a locker in the dressing room.
  • The Mark Morris Dance Center is not responsible for lost or stolen items. Lockers are located in the changing rooms on the ground and fourth floors. You will need to bring your own lock. Locks may also be purchased at The Store. Items placed in the lockers must be removed daily.