Dress Code

Ballet

Please purchase required dress code from Ignite Dance Center, when possible.

Ballet dancers need to wear all their hair in a bun. 

Sparkle, Twinkle, Shine (2-6yrs)

Pink Ballet Dress with attached skirt

Ballet pink tights 

Leather Ballet Slippers

Primary, Junior, Pre-Teen (6-12yrs)

Burgundy ballet bodysuit 

Burgundy ballet skirt – optional

Ballet Pink tights

Leather Ballet slippers

*Warm up clothing such as leg warmers and ballet wrap sweaters, NOT STREET CLOTHES, may be worn during the barre but must be removed prior to center work.

Acro

Hair must be securely tied back, preferably not in a ponytail.  Due to the nature of acro, loose hairstyles, like braids and ponytails can become a safety concern.

Fitted athletic top

Leggings or fitted shorts

No shoes or socks

Jazz

Jazz dancers must secure all their hair in a ponytail or bun.

 Fitted athletic top – NO BAGGY TEE SHIRTS OR HOODIES

Leggings

Black Leather Jazz Shoes

*Optional IGNTIE Dance Center tank top

Competitive Dancers

Bodysuit – any colour

Shorts or Leggings – weather/season dependent

Black Jazz Shoes

*Optional any Ignite branded clothing

Contemporary

Dancers must secure all their hair in a ponytail or bun.

Fitted athletic top – NO BAGGY TEE SHIRTS OR HOODIES

Leggings or fitted shorts

NO SHOES OR SOCKS

*toe undies are NOT recommended and will not be used for recital

*Optional IGNTIE Dance Center tank top

Hip Hop

Dancers must wear their hair up, and off their face.

Comfortable athletic clothing

Indoor sneakers, with non-marking soles

*Hip Hop students ARE REQUIRED to have a separate pair of shoes that is used ONLY for Hip Hop.  

Lyrical

Dancers must secure all their hair in a ponytail or bun.

Fitted athletic top – NO BAGGY TEE SHIRTS OR HOODIES

Leggings or fitted shorts

Canvas or leather pirouettes /half soles

*toe undies are NOT recommended and will not be used for recital

*Optional IGNTIE Dance Center tank top

Tap

Tap dancers must secure all their hair in a ponytail or bun.

Fitted athletic top – NO BAGGY TEE SHIRTS OR HOODIES

Leggings

Black Oxford-style Tap Shoes

*Optional IGNTIE Dance Center tank top

Please do not purchase any dance wear, especially shoes, without speaking to an Ignite Faclty Member first.  Most dancewear can be purchased directly from Ignite Dance Center, and we highly encourage families to purchase their dancewear from us.  If you choose to purchase other dancerwear than what is outlined on this page, you may need to purchase additional items in order to match the rest of your classmates for recital.