Dress Code

                     TDC Dress Code       

Young Children’s classes:

M&M, KFK & Showcasers: Loose fitting clothing/leotards (any color)/ pink canvas ballet slippers (M & M: ballet slippers optional) Hair up and off face. No jewelry.
Petite Performer’s & Kindercombo: Black leotard; Revolution Pink tights; pink canvas ballet slippers, tan side buckle tap shoes (suggest to hold off on taps until Oct.)

Boys/Men: Black dance pants; White shirt; Black ballet slippers; Black jazz or tap oxfords.

Ballet/Pointe: Black leotard;  Revolution  Pink tights (no seams) Pink canvas Ballet slippers; Pink Pointe shoes; Hair in bun. No Jewelry, shorts, shirts, or pants.

Modern: Black unitard/leotard w/  Footless Revolution Suntan or black; Bare feet; Hair up and off face, bun preferred No Jewelry, shorts, shirts, pants.

Tap: Black unitard/leotard w/ Revolution SunTan tights; Tan Jazz Boot Tap Shoes. Hair up and off face. No jewelry.

Irish Step: Black leotard, unitard or Jazz pant; Black canvas ballet slippers; Revolution Black Tights; Hair up & off face. No Jewelry.

Jazz: Black unitard/leotard or Black jazz pant with fitted dancer shirt w/ Revolution SunTan tights or Black tights; Tan Jazz Slip-on Boot for 

Jazz I-IV: (Black Jazz slip-on Boot for Teen Jazz & Level IV/V; unless otherwise noted by teacher); Hair up and off face. No jewelry or baggy clothes.

Musical Theater: Same as traditional jazz attire; Adv class black Character shoes.

Hippity-Hop: Jazz attire; Black Hip-Hop sneaker or black Jazz Slip-on Boot if sneakers do not come in size, Revolution SunTan tights, Hair up and off face. No jewelry.

Hip-Hop: Loose fitting dance clothes; Black Hip-Hop sneakers; Revolution SunTan tights, Hair up and off face. No jewelry.

CreateAbilities: Black Leotard/loose fitted clothing, Pink Canvas ballet slippers/Tan Jazz Boot Tap shoes (if required)

                   TDC SHOE LIST BY CLASS

KFK/SHOWCASERS Pink Canvas Ballet Slippers

Petite Performers/Kinder combo
Ballet & Jazz – Pink Canvas Ballet Slippers
Tap – Black Patent Leather Side Buckle Tap shoes (suggested to hold off to purchase until Nov)

Ballet I/II and (Combo) thru Advanced - Pink Canvas Ballet Slippers

CreateAbilities – Pink Canvas Ballet Slippers


Jazz I/II/III/IV;Tween/Teen

Tan Jazz Slip on Boot

Teen Jazz

Black Jazz Slip-on Boot

Co. Jazz/ Tr. Co. Jazz

Black slip-on Boot/Black character shoe


             As Individually fitted


Tap/Musical Theater  

            Tan Jazz Boot Tap Shoes


            Tan Jazz Boot Tap Shoes

Tap Int. /Adv. 

           Tan Jazz Oxford (Lace-up)


             No Shoes

Musical Theater

Musical Theater/Tap (Open)

Tan Jazz Boot Tap shoes

Musical Theater (Company)

Black Character Shoe/ or Black Jazz Slip-on Boot

Hip Hop


Black Hip Hop Sneaker/Blk Jazz Boot(if sizing issue)


Black Hip Hop Sneakers

Tween/Teen Hip Hop

Black Hip Hop Sneakers

Boys FBO

Black Hip Hop Sneakers

Hip Hop Crew

Black Hip Hop Sneakers

Irish Step

Black Canvas Ballet Slippers

Please Note:    

*No oversized shirts, cover-ups, or Pajama bottoms
*No jewelry
*Hair must be pulled back and securely fastened. (Buns must be fastened with elastic band, hair net, & hair pins; Pony tails fastened with elastic band; Bangs must be out of face)

Please Note: Every student must come to class well groomed, clean and dressed to participate in dance as per the TDC dress code. An extremely important part of the nature and discipline of dance is the dress code. Students who come to the studio without the proper attire or appropriate hairstyle will not be permitted to take class. 

Thank you for being good role models for your children and respecting the art of dance!

~TDC Staff

Today's Dance Center

175 Route 70 Sharps Run Plaza,

Medford, NJ 08055

Phone. (609)953-0253

Email. info@todaysdancecenter.com