Recital Costumes, Hair and Makeup

Photo and Recital Day Hair:

All Preschool and Kinder Classes – Hair half up half down with the provided hair piece.

Preschool/Kinder Acro Classes – Low ponytail


All Classes Levels Beginning – Advanced – Low Bun (No Hair Pieces)

Beg Acro/Cheer - In low bun

No headpieces are worn for photos or recital except for Kinder and Preschool classes.

Recital and Photo Day 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)

Photo Shoot/Recital Tights and Shoes


(All shoes and tights are “in stock” at Zearly, in the Crossroads- open 10 am-6 pm, 7 days a week):



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


Preschool Acro/Jazz: No Tights, Barefoot


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


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.


GIRLS- wear given endura light tan footed tights with tan jazz shoes, BOYS black jazz shoes with black socks no tights


Kinder Jazz / Acro: No tights, barefoot


Sat. 11 am 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 the recital, ALL bring tap shoes too)


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


All Contemporary Levels Beg. & up: Bloch Endura “light 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: contemporary/jazz adapatoe Bloch “endura light 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 foot


Beginning Ballet through Ballet 1/2: Bloch “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 “Ballet 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 Musical Theater:

MT Boys: grades K-5 BOYS BLACK jazz shoes w black socks

MT Girls Grade K-5: TAN Jazz Shoes Bloch Endura, “light tan”, Adapt-a-toe tights

MT Teen Girls 9th-12th: character shoes you currently own, Bloch Endura, “light tan,” Adapt-a-toe tights​

MT Tween Girls Gr. 6-8th: character shoes (as previously discussed w Kieri), Bloch Endura, “light tan,” Adapt-a-toe tights​

MT Boys 6-12th Gr. : Refer to in-class directions by Mrs. Kieri


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.