Haliburton Dance Academy
Uniform

Encouragement and positivity are what our studio is built on and we pass this along to each of our students.

Baby Ballet & Acro

Baby Ballet/Acro

At this age, please keep your dancer happy and comfortable. Shorts and a t-shirt, leggings and a tank top or a ballet dress/bodysuit are perfect. Clothing that is not baggy or restrictive is the key. Bare feet OR ballet/gymnastics slippers, please.

 

Ballet

Ballet/Lyrical 13+, Mini Ballet, Jr Ballet, Int Ballet, Snr Ballet, Ballet/Lyrical 11-12 yrs, Intro to Tap/Ballet, Ballet/Tap 5-7 yrs, Ballet/Tap 8-10 yrs

Girls: black dance bodysuit, white/ballet pink tights.

Boys: black dance pants or shorts, a black fitted t-shirt

Any dancers 10 years and under need ballet pink ballet slippers FULL SOLE

Any dancers 11 + years need ballet pink ballet slippers SPLIT SOLE

*Dancer’s not properly dressed for ballet classes will be asked to sit out.

Jazz Dance

Mini Jazz, Jr Jazz, Int Jazz, Snr Jazz, Jazz 13+, Jazz 11-12, Company Snr

Girls: black dance shorts, black bodysuit, bare legs or tan dance tights

Boys: black dance pants or shorts, black fitted t-shirt, black jazz shoes

Mini Jazz, Jr Jazz, Int Jazz, Snr Jazz, Jazz 13+, Jazz 11-12: Bloch Elasta Bootie jazz shoe in TAN

Company Snr: Bloch Elasta Bootie jazz shoe in BLACK (or black jazz shoes you already have from previous years)

Hip Hop

All Hip Hop Ages

All hip hop dancers must wear INDOOR sneakers for all hip hop classes to protect their joints.

Comfortable sweats, t-shirts, tanks etc may be worn as long as the clothing is not restrictive and dancers can move well

Tap Dance

Intro to Tap/Ballet, Mini Tap, Jr Tap, Ballet/Tap 5-7 yrs, Ballet/Tap 8-10 yrs, Int Tap, ALL BOYS, Snr Tap

Girls: black dance shorts, black tank or bodysuit, bare legs or tan dance tights

Boys: black dance pants or shorts, black fitted t-shirt

Intro to Tap/Ballet: Capezio Flex Mastr Tap shoes KIDS (hard sole)

Mini Tap, Jr Tap, Ballet/Tap 5-7 yrs, Ballet/Tap 8-10 yrs: Bloch Merry Jane tap shoes in black OR Mary Jane Leather Capezio 8300 in black

Int Tap, ALL BOYS, Tap 11+: Bloch Flex Slip On tap shoes in black

Snr Tap: Capezio Flex Mastr Tap shoes ADULT (split sole)

*recreational dancers are welcome to wear colours other than black

 

Acro

Intro to Jazz/Acro, Mini Acro, Jr Acro, Int Acro, Snr Acro, Beginner Acro 11+, Jazz/Acro 5-7 yrs, Jazz/Acro 8-10 yrs, Experienced Acro 11+, Tumbling 12+

Girls: black dance shorts, black bodysuit, bare legs or black/tan dance tights, bare feet

Boys: black dance pants or shorts, black fitted t-shirt

*recreational dancers are welcome to wear colours other than black

Pointe

Pointe

Pointe shoes may only be purchased after the dancer has been properly assessed by their instructor and must be purchased in a dancewear store that does professional fittings. Dancers not yet assessed need to wear their ballet slippers.

Girls: black dance bodysuit, white/ballet pink tights.

*Dancer’s not properly dressed for pointe classes will be asked to sit out.

DANCE WEAR STORES WE RECOMMEND

FACEBOOK GROUP: Please request entrance to our Facebook group titled “HDA Dancewear + Shoe Swap & Buy``

The Dancer’s Closet

655 Parkhill Rd. W, Peterborough On

Miss Lester’s

4 Brunel rd, Unit 2, Huntsville ON or 49 Manitoba St, Bracebridge ON

Gabie’s Boutique

18075 Leslie St, Newmarket ON

Dancewear Centre Toronto

1150 Sheppard Ave West, Unit 11, Toronto, ON M3K 2B5