Student Handbook

 

Here you will find information you’ll need as a student at Everything Goes Dance Studio. Our front desk staff and faculty are always available to answer questions and help with issues like choosing the best classes, getting the proper dance attire and shoes, preparing for class and performances, and improving your dance skills.

To Enroll  in Classes: Check out our schedule and fees. Next, phone the studio (525.1000) and set a time to meet with the staff, observe a class (if desired) and take a look around. After you’ve chosen your classes, filled out the forms and paid the registration fee, you’re in! If you’re registering for intermediate or advanced classes, please meet with the teacher to ensure that you’re enrolled at the proper level of study.

Dance Class Attire: For best quality and functionality, purchase all dance shoes at professional dance wear outlets such as our boutique or Showbiz Dancewear in OKC. Ballet shoes sold at outlets like Target and Walmart are not meant for dancing.  Please consult your instructor before purchasing any dance shoes.

General Appearance: For ballet, hair should be in a neat bun. Use a hairnet if required. For other classes, hair should be in a ponytail or bun. No hair in the face, please! Dancewear should be clean and well maintained, and the proper shoes should be worn for each class. Please do not wear jewelry to class. Do not wear panties underneath leotards. NO GUM!

Students should wear the class uniform as described below.

You may purchase uniform items at our dance boutique or a professional dance outlet. Students may wear an EGD Studio t-shirt as warm-up gear. Instructors will teach students the proper method of wearing and maintaining dance shoes.

 

Dance Class Attire

Note: Please purchase all dance shoes at professional dancewear outlets (On Pointe Dancewear, Showbiz Dance Boutique in OKC). Please do not purchase shoes from Payless, Walmart etc. Consult a teacher if you need guidance.

Boutiques:

On Pointe Dancewear: 9315 N. Penn Ave. OKC Tel: 843-2545 Mon-Fri 10am-6pm and Sat 1pm-5pm

Show Biz Dance Boutique: 4427 NW 63 rd OKC Tel: 840-4406 Mon-Fri 10am-6pm and Sat 1pm-4pm

General Appearance:

For ballet, hair should be in a neat bun. Use a hairnet if required. For other classes, hair should be in a ponytail or bun. No hair in the face, please!Dancewear should be clean and well maintained and the proper shoes should be worn for each class. Please do not wear jewelry to class. Do not wear panties underneath leotards. NO GUM!

Preschool, K-1st Ballet:

Pink tights, pink leotard, pink ballet shoes. Ballet skirt is optional, please make sure that it is attached to leotard.

Ballet & Pointe:

Pink tights, black leotard, pink Bloch Split Sole ballet shoes. Consult with pointe instructor before purchasing your pointe shoes. Bring the ballet shoes and pointe elastic and/or ribbon to your first class and instructor will show you exactly where and how to sew them on. No dance skirts.

Tap:

Wear comfortable clothing (shorts are fine), and black tap shoes with flat heels; Slip on or ties are fine. Tap shoes need to be purchased from a danceboutique. Males Black jumpsuit or plain white or black t-shirt with black dance pants, and black dance shoes appropriate for class (ballet, jazz, tap, etc.)

Jazz:

Dance tights or black dance pants/shorts; leotard; black jazz shoes.

Modern:

Footless tights, sleeveless leotard, bare feet.

Hip Hop:

Hip-Hop White sneakers (no black sole bottoms please) Please use these sneakers for only dance class. Wear clothing that allows free movement (cargo dance sneakers, sweat pants, etc.). Wear a hat or bandanas to look the part. NO DENIM PANTS, DRESSES, SKIRTS OR “SHORT” SHORTS.

Flamenco & Mexican Folkloric:

Flamenco skirt,or Folkloric Mexican practice skirt. Tights or socks, leotard, black flamenco shoes or black Mexican folkloric shoes with nails. These are available through the studio or online. Please Consult staff for references of Flamenco Costume Makers and designers.

Males:

Black jumpsuit or plain white or black t-shirt with black dance pants, and black dance shoes appropriate for class (ballet, jazz, tap, etc.)

 

 

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