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Dress Code for Classes

  • Acro: Any color leotard (no rhinestones on the back), shorts or leggings, Hair must be up and out of the dancers face, no shoes (unless advised otherwise by your instructor)

  • Ballet/Pointe (8+): Black Leotard, Pink Tights, Hair must be in a bun, Pink Ballet shoes (Canvas or Leather), Pointe shoes require instructor approval.  Gentlemen to wear White T-shirt and black Lycra with either black or white ballet shoes.

  • Ballet/Tap, Princess Creative Ballet (under 8): Pink or Black Leotard, Pink tights, Pink skirt is optional, Hair must be in a bun, Ballet shoes and tap shoes.  Gentlemen to wear White T-shirt and black Lycra with either white socks or black ballet shoes.

  • Contemporary/Lyrical: Black Leotard or Black shirt, Black Leggings, shorts, or tights, Hair must be up and out of the dancers face. 

  • Hip Hop: Solid color shirt without writing, Black leggings, sweatpants, or shorts, Hair must be up and out of dancers face, clean sneakers ones different from your everyday wear (designate a pair of shoes just for dance class that are not to be worn outside).

  • Jazz/Musical Theatre: Black shirt or Black Leotard, Black leggings, shorts, or tights, Hair must be up and out of dancers face, jazz shoes (any color)

  • Tap: Black shirt or Black Leotard, Black leggings, shorts or tights, Hair must be up and out of dancers face, black tap shoes

  • Gentlemen: No matter the class, solid colored shirt, black pants you can move in, and the appropriate shoes for the style of class. 

You are more than welcome to show your Movez spirit with a Black Movez shirt to any and all classes you participate in with the exception of Ballet.

We do offer some dance wear packages in house. Contact us today for more information.

Studio Behavior  and Etiquette

Class Behavior

  • We want all of our students to have an enjoyable and educational dance experience. We will treat you and your children with courtesy and respect. We expect our students to show the same attitude toward their teachers and fellow dancers. We request that your children observe the following simple rules:

  • Pay Attention to your teacher – Don’t talk with your friends during class! It disrupts the whole class and makes it difficult for the teacher to communicate with the students. Meet your friends before or after class for social fun.

  • Do not pull up on or hang from the Ballet Barres. They can be pulled from the wall or you can get stuck in them. Barres are for balance and support.

  • Come prepared to dance – attire, grooming, attitude, ambition, energy! 

Classroom Etiquette

  • Reasonable rules and standards are provided to promote self-discipline. Students should arrive at the school with sufficient time to change into dance shoes to begin class on time. Students who arrive 10 minutes after the scheduled class time are welcome to observe the class; however, they will not be permitted to participate unless there is an extenuating circumstance. If students need to leave before the end of the class, they should notify the teacher before class begins. Students may not leave the classroom without first receiving permission from the teacher.

  • As employees of Movez Dance Inc, teachers have the responsibility to see that their class is under control, and they have the authority to dismiss any student who will not cooperate and is a disruption to the rest of the class. Inappropriate dress or behavior will not be allowed. No gum, food or drinks will be permitted inside the classrooms during class or rehearsal.

  • It is important for parents and students to understand that dance class is not the same as your grade in school. Nor do you dance from 8am to 3pm Monday through Friday. In most cases, the class will progress as a group but not all the time. Every child will be challenged in each class to compete against themselves not others.

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