Dress Code

Most dress code items are available at the Holland studio store for reasonable prices.

We are a nonprofit organization and offer the store for the convenience of our families.

Please label everything. All dancewear looks alike!

Ballet Classes

All of these items are available at the Holland Studio store at reasonable prices.

Female Ballet Students

  • Leotard of appropriate solid color, any style (see below)
  • Pink tights
  • Pink ballet shoes, canvas or leather, with bows tucked in (please label)
  • Hair in a tidy ballet bun
  • Training Division Levels 1A-6 only: elastic waistband for sale at studio.

Male Ballet Students

  • Men’s black dance tights
  • Dance belt (undergarment for male dancers)
  • White fitted t-shirt, preferably ‘under armor’-type shirt
  • Black ballet shoes (canvas)

Leotard Colors by Class:

Storytime Ballet
Any color/Any style leotard (skirts or tutus allowed)

Preschool Ballet and Ballet & Tap
Light Pink (skirts or tutus allowed)

Kinder Ballet and Ballet & Tap
Light Pink (skirt or tutus allowed)

Youth Ballet 1 & 2
Mulberry (skirts allowed)

Elementary Home School Ballet
Mulberry (skirts allowed)

MS/HS Home School Ballet/Youth Ballet 3
Light Blue (no skirts*)

Level 1A, 1B, 1A/1B Teen, 1A/1B Hudsonville
Light Blue (no skirts*)

Level 1A/1B Lyrical and Level 1B Jazz
Dancers wear ballet uniform

Level 2
Lavender (no skirts*)

Level 2 Jazz
Dancers wear ballet uniform

Level 3
Navy (no skirts*)

Level 4
Royal Blue (no skirts*)

Level 5
Red (no skirts*)

Level 6
Black (no skirts*)

*No skirts-Instructor needs to see hip placement

Pointe
Designated Ensemble black wrap skirt

Pointe Variation
White practice tutu-style Sansha D005

 

 

 

 

 

 
Jazz and Tap Classes

All of these items are available at the Holland Studio store at reasonable prices.

Female Jazz and Tap Students

  • Leotard of appropriate color (see below), any style
  • Hair in a tidy ponytail
  • Black jazz pants
  • Jazz shoes – black split sole (no sneakers)
  • Tap shoes – non-shiny black leather (shiny okay for Preschool/Kinder)

Male Jazz and Tap Students

  • White fitted t-shirt, preferably ‘under armor’- type shirt
  • Black jazz pants
  • Jazz shoes – black split sole (no sneakers)
  • Tap shoes – non-shiny black leather

Leotard Colors by Class:

Tap/Jazz A – Grape

Tap B, Jazz B – Red

Tap C, Jazz C – Royal Blue

Tap D, Adv Tap – Black

Jazz D, Jazz Choreo – Black

Note: Students whose Tap & Jazz levels differ may wear either color for
back-to-back classes

Hip Hop Classes

Most of these items are available at the Holland Studio store at reasonable prices (shoes are not carried by the TPSD store.)

Male and Female Hip-Hop Students

  • Plain red T-shirt (no writing)
  • Black specific style sweat pants sold at TPSD store
  • Black Converse-style “Chuck Taylor”-style shoes (low or high)
    • Store brand shoes (Kohl’s, Target) are fine. Don’t spend additional $ on real Converse
    • Note:  Shoes must be treated like ballet or tap shoes and never be worn outside or they will damage floors
Musical Theatre Classes

All of these items are available at the Holland Studio store at reasonable prices.

Male and Female Musical Theatre Students

  • Girls wear any color leotard
  • Boys wear solid white tee shirt with no writing
  • Black jazz pants
  • Girls wear black “Character shoes” available at TPSD store
  • Boys wear black Jazz Shoes available at TPSD store
    • Note:  Shoes must never be worn outside or they will damage floors