Best Dance Classes in O'Fallon are at MKS!



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Dress Code

Required dancewear and dance shoes must be worn to all classes. Failure to wear required dancewear to
class could result in students being asked to sit out the class. It is important for all dancers to be properly
dressed to allow freedom of movement and so that technique can be clearly observed by the instructor.
Underwear and regular bras should not be seen under a leotard (sports bras okay). No jewelry should be worn
(stud earrings okay).

Please wear the following:

Parent & Tot
Comfortable clothes that allow for movement for child & parent
3-5 CR DANCE/BALLET, 5-8 & 8-11 BALLET/TAP/JAZZ for Girls
Black Leotard (Jrs/Teens will need a sleeveless black leotard for Finale)
Light Pink or White Dance Tights
Hair in a Bun, Recital-quality bun for Juniors & Teens
Ballet Skirt, Legwarmers (optional), Biker Shorts (optional for Jazz only)
Ballet – Pink Leather Ballet Shoes
Tap – Black Tap Shoes (5-8 & 8-11 – Mary Jane Style, Jrs – Mary Jane or “Jazz” Taps)
Jazz – Black Jazz Shoes – tie-up or slip-on
Leaps & Turns – Pink Leather Ballet Shoes or Black Jazz Shoes
& Teen/Adult TAP Classes
Dance Pants, Leggings, Capris, or Mid-Length Shorts (no short or long shorts)
Leotard, Fitted T-Shirt, or Tank (no cleavage or mid-riffs showing)
Hair off face in a bun or ponytail
Dance Team/Pom – Black Jazz Shoes
Contemporary – Bare Feet
Hip Hop – Black Jazz Shoes, Dance Sneakers, or
Clean Tennis Shoes with a non-marking sole
Musical Theatre – Pink Ballet Shoes, Black Jazz Shoes, Bare Feet, or
Clean Tennis Shoes with a non-marking sole
*For Hip Hop & Musical Theatre, we will let you know in early Spring the
specific type of shoes that the students will need for the Dance Concert.
Teen/Adult Tap – Black “Jazz” Tap Shoes
T-Shirt or Tank Top (no mid-riffs showing) & Mid-Length Athletic Shorts
Hair up in a Ponytail or Bun
Socks & Clean Tennis Shoes with a non-marking sole
All TUMBLING Classes – 3-5 Tumbling/Creative Dance, 5-8, 8-11, Adv, Jr/Teen
Leotard or Unitard – any color/design
Biker Shorts (optional)
No Skirts, Shirts, Shoes, or Footed Tights (Footless/Convertible Dance Tights okay)
Long hair – Low ponytail, Short Hair – Flat Clip (No buns, 2 pigtails, hair down, etc.)
Solid Leotard (will need a sleeveless black leotard for Finale)
Light Pink, White, Black, or Tan Dance Tights
Close-fitting tank or tee, Legwarmers, Ballet Skirt, or Biker Shorts (optional items)
Hair off face in a clip, bun or ponytail
Ballet – Pink Leather Ballet Shoes, Jazz – Black Jazz Shoes – tie-up or slip-on

Male Dress Code – Please consult Instructor

Nearby Dance Stores

Dance Supply, Etc. 133 O’Fallon Plaza, O’Fallon, MO 63366 636-978-9432
Chad Theatrical 235 Jungermann Road, St. Peters, MO 63376 636-441-2838
Madison’s Dancewear 161 Long Road #100, Chesterfield, MO 63005 636-537-5456

Sometimes leotards and tights can be found at Wal-Mart and Target, shoes at Payless.

Caring for Dance Shoes