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Dress Code

Academy Dress Code: Student Division (Girls)

Grade 1 Foundation + Grade 1
  • Wear Moi EMELINE leotard in PINK
  • Pink hip alignment belt
  • Mondor pink ballet socks
  • Bloch or Capezio full soled pink leather ballet shoes
  • RAD USA or Dancers Barre black character skirt
  • Freed, SoDanca or Sansha 1″ heel black canvas character shoes
  • Hair in a ballet bun, or smooth and pulled back away from the face if hair is short
  • No jewelry
  • CDC approved face mask
Grade 2 + Grade 3
  • Wear Moi EMELINE leotard in SKY BLUE
  • Sky blue hip alignment belt
  • Mondor pink ballet socks
  • Bloch or Capezio full soled pink leather ballet shoes
  • RAD USA or Dancers Barre black character skirt
  • Freed, SoDanca or Sansha 1″ heel black canvas character shoes
  • Hair in a ballet bun, or smooth and pulled back away from the face if hair is short
  • No jewelry
  • CDC approved face mask
Grade 4 + Grade 5
  • Wear Moi EMELINE or EMERAUDE leotard in FRENCH BLUE
  • French blue hip alignment belt
  • Capezio (Ultrasoft #1916 or 1916C) pink ballet tights
  • Bloch or Capezio full soled pink leather ballet shoes with pink ribbons
  • RAD USA or Dancers Barre black character skirt
  • Freed, SoDanca or Sansha 1″ heel black canvas character shoes
  • Optional: matching WearMoi skirt in DAPHNE (shorter length) or MAGDA (longer length) may be worn for pre-pointe
  • Hair in a ballet bun, or smooth and pulled back away from the face if hair is short
  • No jewelry
  • CDC approved face mask

Academy Dress Code: Pre-professional Division (Women)

Intermediate Foundation + Intermediate
  • Wear Moi EMELINE or EMERAUDE leotard in NAVY
  • Navy hip alignment belt
  • Capezio (Ultrasoft #1916 or 1916C) pink ballet tights
  • Bloch or Capezio full soled pink leather ballet shoes with ribbons
  • Pointe shoes with ribbons
  • Intermediate only: demi-pointe shoes with ribbons
  • Hair in a ballet bun, or smooth and pulled back away from the face if hair is short
  • No jewelry
  • CDC approved face mask
Advanced 1 Foundation + Advanced 1
  • Wear Moi GALATE, FAUSTINE, EMERAUDE OR EMELINE leotard in MAROON
  • Maroon hip alignment belt
  • Capezio (Ultrasoft #1916 or 1916C) pink ballet tights
  • ABT/Pre Pro split sole ballet shoes with elastics
  • Pointe shoes with ribbons
  • Demi-pointe shoes with ribbons
  • WearMoi skirt DAPHNE (shorter length) or MAGDA (longer length) in maroon for pointe
  • Hair in a ballet bun, or smooth and pulled back away from the face if hair is short
  • No jewelry
  • CDC approved face mask
Advanced 2
  • Wear Moi GALATE, FAUSTINE, EMERAUDE OR EMELINE leotard in GREY
  • Grey hip alignment belt
  • Capezio (Ultrasoft #1916 or 1916C) pink ballet tights
  • ABT/Pre Pro split sole ballet shoes with elastics
  • Pointe shoes with ribbons
  • Demi-pointe shoes with ribbons
  • WearMoi skirt DAPHNE (shorter length) or MAGDA (longer length) in grey for pointe
  • Hair in a ballet bun, or smooth and pulled back away from the face if hair is short
  • No jewelry
  • CDC approved face mask

Open Classical Ballet

Open Classical
  • Wear Moi exam leotard as described above
  • Saturday or Sunday classes only: any solid colored leotard of your choice (no criss-cross backs, rhinestones, or decorations)
  • Capezio (Ultrasoft #1916 or 1916C) pink ballet tights
  • Pink ballet shoes as described above
  • Skirts (sheer only) are generally optional, however, may be required at the discretion of the teacher
  • Hair in a ballet bun, or smooth and pulled back away from the face if hair is short
  • No jewelry
  • CDC approved face mask
Open Classical Foundation
  • Any solid colored leotard of your choice (no criss-cross backs, rhinestones, or decorations)
  • Pink or flesh-tone ballet tights
  • Full-soled pink or flesh-tone ballet shoes
  • Skirt optional
  • Hair in a ballet bun, or smooth and pulled back away from the face if hair is short
  • No jewelry (exception stud earrings)
  • CDC approved face mask

PBJ Dress Code

Intro to Dance + Pre-Ballet/Tap
  • Solid colored leotard with or without a skirt (if opting for leotard with skirt, the skirt must be attached)
  • Pink ballet socks
  • Pink or flesh tone leather ballet slippers with full leather sole
  • Black patent ribbon tied tap shoes
  • Hair must be smooth and neatly off the face
  • No jewelry(exception stud earrings)
  • CDC recommended face mask
Pre-Primary + Primary
  • Please see the front desk to order the required leotard
  • Mondor pink ballet socks
  • Bloch or Capezio pink or flesh tone leather ballet shoes with full leather sole
  • Hair must be smooth and neatly off the face
  • No jewelry (exception stud earrings)
  • CDC recommended face mask

Boy’s/Men’s Dress Code

Intro to Dance + Pre-Ballet/Tap
  • Form fitting t-shirt
  • Black dance or bike shorts
  • White socks
  • White ballet shoes
  • Black patent leather tap shoes
  • CDC approved face mask
Pre-Primary + Primary
  • White, short-sleeved form fitting t-shirt, tucked in OR
  • Wear Moi IGOR leotard in WHITE
  • Black dance or bike shorts
  • White socks
  • White leather ballet shoes with elastic straps
  • CDC approved face mask
Grade 1F through Grade 3
  • White, short-sleeved form fitting t-shirt, tucked in OR
  • Wear Moi IGOR leotard in WHITE
  • Black dance or bike shorts
  • White socks
  • White leather ballet shoes with elastic straps
  • Bloch S0401 or S0405G black slip-on or lace-up black jazz shoes
  • CDC approved face mask
Grade 4 through Advanced 2
  • Wear Moi CONDOR leotard in WHITE
  • Black leggings or tights
  • Black belt
  • White socks
  • White leather ballet shoes with elastic straps
  • Boys aged 11+: black or tan dance belt
  • Grade 4 + Grade 5: Bloch S0401 or S0405G black slip-on or lace-up black jazz shoes
  • CDC approved face mask

Contemporary + Jazz

Girls + Women
  • Solid leotard of your choice
  • Dance or bike shorts or leggings
  • Jazz: Bloch S0401 flesh tone jazz shoes (NO BLACK)
  • Contemporary: flesh tone Footundeez, ballet slipper or lyrical shoes
  • CDC approved face mask
Boys + Men
  • Form-fitting, solid colored t-shirt or tank top of your choice
  • Dance or bike shorts or leggings
  • Jazz: Bloch S0401 flesh tone jazz shoes (NO BLACK)
  • Contemporary: flesh tone Footundeez, ballet slipper or lyrical shoes
  • CDC approved face mask

Required Team Dress Code

Lower Division: Junior + Senior Teams

Girls
  • Black leotard any style
  • Black dance or bike shorts
  • Hair smooth and neatly off the face
  • Flesh tone jazz shoes
  • Flesh tone Footundeez or Lyrical shoes
  • Pink or flesh tone ballet shoes with elastic straps
  • No jewelry (exception stud earrings)
  • CDC approved face mask
Boys
  • Black form-fitting t-shirt or tank top
  • Black dance or bike shorts
  • Hair smooth and neatly off the face
  • Flesh tone jazz shoes
  • Flesh tone Footundeez or Lyrical shoes
  • White or flesh tone ballet shoes with elastic straps
  • CDC approved face mask

Upper Division: Youth Ballet Team II (YBTII) + Youth Ballet Team (YBT)

Women
  • Black leotard any style
  • Black ballet skirt
  • Pink or flesh tone tights
  • Pink or flesh tone pointe shoes
  • Flesh tone Footundeez or lyrical shoes
  • Pink or flesh tone ballet shoes with elastic straps
  • Hair smooth and neatly off the face
  •  No jewelry(exception stud earrings)
  • CDC approved face mask
Men
  • WearMoi IGOR or ALTAN leotard in WHITE
  • Black leggings or tights
  • Black belt
  • Black or tan dance belt for boys ages 11+
  • White socks
  • White leather ballet shoes with elastic straps

Recommended Apparel and Shoe Retailers

For any questions regarding required uniforms, please contact the Front Office at 818-382-2500 or hello@laballetacademy.com

Dancers Barre Dancewear
13638 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
818-761-6300

uniforms, accessories, and general shoe requirements

The Pointe Shop
201 E 3rd Street,Santa Ana, CA 92701
949-387-2003

pointe shoes and fittings. Virtual fittings available

Capezio Dance Shop
7128 Owensmouth Avenue, Canoga Park, CA 91303
818-348-4488

uniforms, accessories, and general shoe requirements

The Dance Store
2509 Robertson Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90034
310-271-3664

pointe shoes and fittings.