Dress Etiquette

The Gillian Moore School of Dance is committed to the traditions of dance etiquette, beginning with the dancer's appearance. Pupils are required to wear the correct uniform and footwear and hair to be tied up. No jewellery, watches or water bottles allowed in the studio.

Uniform requirements are (all available through the studio):

Pre-Primary and Primary

Pink leather ballet shoes with 1/2 "wide pink elastic across instep (no split soles)
Pale Blue regulation leotard 
Pale Blue chiffon skirt
Pale blue or pink crossover cardigan (winter only)
Pink socks or ballet tights.

Grades 1-2

Shoes and leotard as above.
Black character skirt with blue ribbons (sample at studio)
Black character shoes (low heel)
Blue or pink crossover cardigan

Grade 3-5

Pink leather ballet shoes with elastic for class but satin ribbon for exam.
Navy Blue regulation leotard
Black Character skirt with blue ribbons
Black Character shoes with Cuban heel
Navy blue or light blue crossover cardigan

Vocational (Majors)

Navy or black leotard
Pink tights
Demipointe and pointe shoes.
Crossover cardigan


Regulation black leggings
Regulation leotard in turquoise
Black Jazz shoes or Tap shoes

Dance costumes