Deanne's Dance Studio 

Voted "Best Dance Studio" by Sun newspaper readers!

 
 

 

Enhancing self-confidence through
dance for over 45 years!

 
 
 
 

 

Dancewear & Footwear Requirements

2017-2018

All shoes, except Pointe & Irish hard shoes, are available for purchase at the studio!

 All students must be wearing required dancewear and footwear in class by October 7th.

3 YEAR OLDS, PRESCHOOL & KINDERGARTEN/1ST GRADE CLASSES  

Footwear: Dancing Fair Brand Black, Patent Leather Tap Shoes & Pink Danshuz Brand Leather Ballet Shoes  

Dancewear:  Dancers may wear any dancing outfit of their choice

  

BALLET  

Footwear: 1st-3rd grade classes - Pink, Danshuz Brand Leather Ballet Shoes   

                    3rd-5th grade classes and up - Pink, Danshuz Brand Canvas Ballet Shoes   

                   Dancewear: Leotard and tights  Dancers thru 5th grade may also wear ballet skirts or ballet shorts   

                                                                             Dancers 6th  12th grade may also wear ballet skirts   

  

POINTE   

Footwear: Pink Pointe Shoes  these should be purchased at Grand Jete or Step ‘n Stretch    

         Dancewear: Leotard and tights  Dancers may also wear skirts   

  

 TAP  

Footwear: 1st - 3rd Grade Classes - Dancing Fair Brand Black Patent Leather Tap Shoes  

                    3rd  5th grade classes - Dancing Fair Brand Black Patent Leather Tap Shoes  

                    6th grade and up - Danshuz Brand Black, Split Sole, Jazz Tap Shoes   

          Dancewear: In addition to those items listed in the Ballet section, dancers may also wear fitted cami tops and jazz pants.   

  

JAZZ  

Footwear: Danshuz Brand, tan, slip-on, split sole, jazz shoes   

Dancewear: In addition to those items listed in the Ballet section, dancers may also wear fitted cami tops & shorts over their tights. During colder months, students may wear jazz pants. NO pajama pants or baggy clothing items. *All student must also have knee pads for class.   

  

DANCELINE  

Footwear: Black, Split Sole Jazz Sneaker  Please note other shoes will need to be purchased for recital. These  sneakers are used in class for arch support and cushioning, while allowing dancers to point their toes. However, these are a  little too clunky for performance.   

Dancewear: In addition to those items listed in the Ballet section, dancers may also wear fitted cami tops & shorts over their tights. During colder months, students may wear jazz pants. NO pajama pants or baggy clothing items. * All students must also have knee pads for class.   

LYRICAL 

Footwear: Danshuz Freedom Leather Half Sole Turners

                 Dancewear: Leotard and tights  Dancers may also wear skirts or ballet type shorts.   *All students must also have knee pads for class. 

                           

NOVELTY  

Footwear: Danshuz Brand, tan, slip-on, split sole, jazz shoes   

Dancewear: In addition to those items listed in the Ballet section, dancers may also wear fitted cami tops & shorts over their tights. During colder months, students may wear jazz pants. NO pajama pants or baggy clothing items.  *All students must have knee pads for class.    

 

 HIP HOP  

Footwear: Tennis Shoes    

Dancewear: Any dancewear of the student’s choice   *All students must have knee pads for class.    

 

IRISH  

Footwear:  Beginner Class - Black Ghillies

    Experienced class Black Ghillies and Black Hard Shoes (hard shoes can be purchased at Irish On Grand in St. Paul)

Dancewear: In addition to those items listed in the Ballet section, dancers may also wear fitted cami tops & shorts over their tights.  During colder months, students may wear jazz pants. NO pajama pants or baggy clothing items.   

  

MODERN   

Footwear: Danshuz Freedom Leather Half Sole Turners, Danshuz Brand, tan, slip-on, split sole, jazz shoes or Pink, Danshuz Brand Leather Ballet Shoes

Dancewear: In addition to those items listed in the Ballet section, dancers may also wear fitted cami tops & shorts over their tights. During colder months, students may wear jazz pants. NO pajama pants or baggy clothing items.