Casual, wear what you feel comfy in
AMERICAN JAZZ & TAP
Black sleeveless leotard and black pants
Jazz shoes/Black tap shoes (split sole lace up tap shoes for level 2 and upwards)
Jazz sneakers may be worn for advanced students
We have our own standard AcademyD leotards with skirt available.
Ballet socks and ballet shoes.
Plain AcademyD leotard with pink ballet tights and pink ballet shoes.
Split sole from grade 1 recommended.
Senior Grades 5 to Classical 1 and 2:
Intermediate/advanced black sleeveless leotard and black wrap skirt.
Seniors (grade 5+) – white leotard, black or grey fitted singlet and white ballet shoes.
Juniors – black leotard, white fitted singlet and black ballet shoes.
Casual street gear – no jeans or jean shorts
Pair of sneakers for inside studio use only.
No outdoor shoes.
CABARET/Theatre/Semi Pro classes
Black sleeveless leotard and black shorts or leggings.
Jazz shoes and black ‘T-Bar’ high heels.
Black bowler hat and black fold out chair required for some routines.
Jazz sneakers can also be worn for class.
Black sleeveless leotard or plain colour leotard.
Black 3/4 leggings.
Foot undies are the required footwear.
Class wear – comfortable dance gear.
Performance wear – varies from traditional dresses to leotard and skirts and modern style costumes.
Black Irish pumps.
Hard shoes required for those learning the hard shoe routines.
AcademyD fitted t.shirts are available to purchase and maybe worn in Hip Hop, Tap, Open Classes (non exam work) and Adult Classes.
Please visit our SHOP to check out our supply of sweatshirts, t.shirts, tops, singlets and hoodies.
We also have our own supplier of ballet, jazz shoes, jazz sneakers, cross over lycra cardis, black jazz pants and tights and leotards for all styles.