Our Competitive Dancers

Dance Company

2018-2019 Dress Code

Mini Company & Junior Company:

Form fitting athletic dance attire is required, please follow the specific apparel dress code for the dance forms listed above. Hair must be pulled back. Please, no jewelry or dangly earrings. Students can be sized for shoes, in our CDE Apparel store for online purchase. The student’s name should be written in each shoe and shoes should be kept in their dance bag. Please do not wear shoes outside. This damages the shoes and may subsequently damage the dance floors.

Required Shoes:

  • Tap = Caramel “Mary Jane” by Capezio
  • Jazz = Tan “Neo-Flex” by Bloch (black may be required based on costume)
  • Ballet = Pink canvas “Hanami” by Capezio
  • Lyrical & Contemporary (if in lyrical routine) = Skin tone Hanami Pirouette by Capezio

Teen Company:

Form fitting athletic dance attire is required, please follow the specific apparel dress code for the dance forms listed above. Hair must be pulled back. Please, no jewelry or dangly earrings. Students can be sized for shoes, in our CDE Apparel store for online purchase. The student’s name should be written in each shoe and shoes should be kept in their dance bag. Please do not wear shoes outside. This damages the shoes and may subsequently damage the dance floors.

Required Shoes:

  • Tap = Black Full-sole “Cadence” CG19 by Capezio
  • Jazz = Tan “Neo-Flex” by Bloch (black may be required based on costume)
  • Ballet = Pink canvas “Hanami” by Capezio
  • Lyrical & Contemporary = Skin tone Hanami Pirouette by Capezio
  • Hip-Hop (those in this class) = Sneakers, specific shoes TBA with costume

Senior Company:

Form fitting athletic dance attire is required, please follow the specific apparel dress code for the dance forms listed above. Hair must be pulled back. Please, no jewelry or dangly earrings. Students can be sized for shoes, in our CDE Apparel store for online purchase. The student’s name should be written in each shoe and shoes should be kept in their dance bag. Please do not wear shoes outside. This damages the shoes and may subsequently damage the dance floors.

Required Shoes:

  • Tap = Black Full-sole “Jason Samuel Smith” by Bloch
  • Jazz = Tan “Neo-Flex” by Bloch (black may be required based on costume)
  • Ballet = Pink canvas “Hanami” by Capezio
  • Lyrical & Contemporary = Skin tone “Hanami Pirouette” by Capezio
  • Hip-Hop (those in this class) = Sneakers, specific shoes TBA with costume

Our 2017-2018 Company has three different levels based on age and skill level!

Mini Company (Ages 5-9)

Train together in Ballet, Tap, Jazz and Acro.

Junior Company (Ages 10-13)

Train together in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary and Acro.

Senior Company (Ages 13-18)

Train together in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip-Hop and Acro.

The Dance Company competes at 3 Regional Competitions and 1 National Competition each year, with at least one Convention of Dance Classes & Workshops.