Costuming Information

Recital Hair:
All Preschool and Kinder Classes – Hair half up half down
Preschool/Kinder Acro Classes – Low ponytail
All Classes Levels Beginning – Advanced – Low Bun

Recital Makeup:
Preschool and Kinder Program: Makeup NOT NECESSARY 
All beginning levels and up require “light” makeup
– brown tone / neutral eye shadow
– mascara
– eyeliner
– blush
– lipstick (wine or merlot in color)

Competition teams: Please use your team makeup, eyelashes are not necessary for photos.
Recital Tights and Shoes 
(All shoes and tights are “in stock” at Zearly, in the Crossroads- open 10am-6pm, 7 days a week):


– ALL TAP – 
1.  If your tap costume is a DRESS: black endura adapt-a-toe tights -


2.  If your tap costume is PANTS: wear black high socks under to cover your ankle.

3.  Tap as part of Tap/Jazz/Contemp (11-12:30 Saturday) please wear endura adapt-a-toe light tan tights. -

All Preschool: Tights included with costume, “Ballet Shoes for photos, BLACK tap shoes for recital”

All Kinder: Pink tights included with costume, boys wear BLACK socks with BLACK ballet shoes for pictures and BLACK socks with BLACK tap shoes for RECITAL

Kinder Tap/Ballet: Wear Ballet Shoes to photos with given tights.  FOR RECITAL BALLET AND TAP SHOES WILL BE USED.

Kinder Contemporary/Jazz: wear tan jazz shoes for girls and black jazz shoes for Kinder boys 
Kinder Jazz / Acro:  No tights, barefoot
Beg/Adv Beg Tap, Jazz, & Contemporary: Bloch Endura Adaptatoe, “light tan” tights with TAN Leather Jazz Shoes/BLACK Jazz Shoes with black socks for BOYS for pictures and for recital, ALL bring tap shoes too) -

All Jazz Levels Beg. & up: Bloch Endura Adaptatoe, “Tan” tights with TAN Leather Jazz Shoes (boys=if pants black jazz shoes, shorts tan jazz shoes) -

All Contemporary Levels Beg. & up: Bloch Endura “Tan” Adaptatoe or FOOTLESS- if adapt-a-toe roll under to calve height or footless light tan tights or Endura Footless, light tan tights / Contemporary Half Caps, boys = barefoot  -

Teen/Tween Contemporary/Jazz Tues. 6:30 pm: contemporary/jazz adapatoe Bloch “Tan” tights and wear contemporary caps and tights rolled under for pictures at calf; however: for the recital, wear jazz shoes and tights pulled over the foot -

Beginning Ballet and Ballet 1: Bloch “Ballet Pink” Endura-footed or Adapt A Toe Tights, PINK ballet shoes -

Ballet 2 and Up & Teen/Tween Ballet/all pointe: Capezio Mesh Ballet Pink Transition Tight “Light Pink” w/ mock seam, pink ballet shoes -

All Hip Hop Beg & Up: No tights, hip hop shoes as required for class (color of your choice) low socks not showing above the shoe 

All Acro Levels: No tights, barefoot

ALL TEAMS: Shoes & Tights/or no tights exactly as required for competition for your piece identified for photos/or recital

All Cheer & Pom: Shoes as required for class.