Class Attire

As various dance styles require specific clothing and footwear, you want to make sure you have the right gear. Below is a guide for what to wear for best comfort and functionality for your class of interest. We also offer some fun Escalate Dance and Theatre clothing items so be sure to check it out the next time you’re at the studio.

BALLET, TAP and JAZZ Require ballet shoes and tap shoes. You may wear jazz shoes in jazz class if you prefer. The best clothing attire for ballet, tap, jazz classes are tights and leotards for girls and t-shirt and dance pants for boys.
MUSICAL THEATER Jazz shoes. The best clothing attire for musical theater classes are shorts and t-shirts.
BALLET TECHNIQUE Pink ballet shoes required. All students must be in classical pink and black leotard and tights.
POINTE Pointe shoes required. See ballet instuctor for proper guidance.
JAZZ/HIP HOP Jazz shoes are required. Snug, comfortable clothing is suggested.
IRISH DANCE Black ballet shoes or ghillies work best. Snug comfortable clothing is suggested.
YOGA No shoes required. Snug, comfortable clothing is suggested.
IMPROV/ACTING No shoe requirements, however jazz shoes often work best.