| In order to get
the most out of dance class, proper attire and footwear are necessary.
It allows freedom of movement, promotes body awareness and helps the instructor
identify problems in body alignment. Therefore, Mauri's School of Dance,
Inc. requires the following:
FEMALES - Any color
leotard and tights. You may add or substitute fitted "bike"
shorts, black jazz pants and sports bras.
MALES - T-SHIRT (NOT
TOO BIG), sweat pants or shorts.
IF YOU ARE IN A COMPETITION CLASS YOU
MUST WEAR BLACK. TIGHTS ARE BLACK OR SUNTAN IN
COLOR AND MUST BE WORN. KNEE PADS MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR PRACTICE.
JAZZ PANTS, LEOTARDS AND SPORT BRAS ARE RECOMMENDED. NO
SHOES - All shoes must
- Ballet - Leather soled ballet slippers.
- Jazz - Split-soled leather shoes with rubber heel
- Tap - Patent leather low or graduated heels (appropriate
Jazz-taps. (Males and Teens.)
- Pointe - See Mauri.
- Drill - Split-sole ballet slippers.
- Ballet Classes Only - Pink Split-sole ballet shoes.
If you have used shoes to sell, you can place a
notice on this web site with your name, phone number, type, size and
price. See the For Sale!
section in the Student's Area.
COSMETICS AND HAIR
Hair must be pulled back off face and shoulders.
Hair must be worn in a bun for ballet / pointe class and power ballet
/ turn and jump class.
Should be minimal; no large rings or earrings.
NO JEWELRY MAY BE WORN FOR PICTURES OR RECITALS.