Young Dancers in Ballet Class
Young Dancers in Ballet Class

Helpful Hints For Dancers 

New Dancer, young dancer, beginner dancer, experienced dancer? This page is designed to assist you with neat tips to make preparing for class and your dance week more organized! 

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No. 1

THE DANCE BAG

Every dancer should have some type of dance bag. A dance bag is a dancer's "go-to bag". Everything dancers need to be prepared for dance class is in their bag. They should pack their dance bags weekly.  It should have an extra leotard, tights, dance shoes, ponytail holders for hair, hairpins, a small first aid kit, socks, hand sanitizer, and a water bottle to stay hydrated. 

*A few items that should NOT be in a dancers dance bag: gum, stuffed animals, school work, or cake (just joking), unnecessary snacks*

No. 2

THE UNIFORM

The dance uniform should be washed frequently.  Dancers' uniforms should be neat and in accordance with color coordination appropriate to the style of dance. Please wear appropriate dance shoes to avoid injury.  Hair should be pulled off the face, in a ponytail or bun.  There should be no unnecessary jewelry worn to class. 

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No.3

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CLASS ETIQUETTE

  • Please do not bring food of any kind

  • No gum chewing or candy in class.

  • No electronic devices in class. 

  • Only positive smiles. Leave all "I Can'ts," bad attitudes, and "grumpies" at the door.

  • No excessive talking. 

  • No running. 

  • Be Polite to other dancers.

  • Be respectful to your instructor.

No.4

DEFINITION OF DANCE CLASS:

DANCE CLASS IS:

  • A discipline.

  • Is creative and filled with fun moments.

  • A time to meet new friends & bond with old ones.

  • A time of learning and exploring the arts. 

DANCE CLASS IS NOT:​

  • A social gathering.

  • A talking session.

  • A playdate with friends.

  • A time for students to relax or daycare for parents.

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