Dress Code

Where to purchase

All Dancewear (including Men’s shoes) are available for purchase here. Diablo Ballet School has worked directly with Eurotard to make your purchases as easy and affordable as possible.

Ladies shoes are available for purchase at Contra Costa Dancewear located at: 675 Ygnacio Valley Road, Suite B104 in Walnut Creek.

Dress code by level

*Please note that the dress code does not apply for the Adult Ballet class, however you are welcome to purchase through the website for all your dancewear needs.

Ladies

For all classes: Hair should be completely off the face and forehead in a tight and secure bun with a hairnet and no scrunchies.

Pre-Ballet 1 & 2Students are required to wear black leotards and pink (preferred) or skin toned tights with pink ballet shoes (Style: Bloch S0205 – Dansoft Ballet Slipper Leather Full sole).
Ballet Level 1Students are required to wear black leotards and pink (preferred) or skin toned tights with pink ballet shoes (Style: Bloch S0205 – Dansoft Ballet Slipper Leather Full sole).
Ballet Level 2Students are required to wear black leotards and pink (preferred) or skin toned tights with pink ballet shoes (Style: Bloch S0203 Prolite II Hybrid, Leather, split sole).
Ballet Level 3Students are required to wear black leotards and pink (preferred) or skin toned tights with pink ballet shoes (Style: Bloch S0203 Prolite II Hybrid, Leather, split sole).
Ballet Level 4Students are required to wear black leotards and pink (preferred) or skin toned tights with pink ballet shoes (Style: Bloch S0203 Prolite II Hybrid, Leather, split sole). Black shorts and black classic wrap skirt are optional.
Ballet Level 5Students are required to wear black leotards and pink (preferred) or skin toned tights with pink ballet shoes (Bloch S0203 Prolite II Hybrid, Leather, split sole). Black shorts and black classic wrap skirt are optional.

*Ballet Levels 4 (if already on pointe) & 5 can purchase new pointe shoes, through Contra Costa Dancewear. For Level 4 students that may be starting pointe work, there will be a parent/student meeting announced in September. Attendance at the meeting is necessary before the purchase of pointe shoes. Please do not sew ribbons and elastics on new shoes until the fit has been approved by one of Diablo Ballet School’s Level 4 or 5 teachers.

Boys & Men

Boys – up to age 13Are required to wear white fitted tops, black shorts, white ankle socks and Tendu full sole Leather Ballet shoes in White.
Boys – 14 and up Are required to wear white fitted tops, black footed tights, white ankle socks, tan (or nude) colored dance belt and Assemble Split sole Canvas Ballet shoes in White.

Notes and tips

Please note that the dress code does not apply for the Adult Ballet class.

Questions, please email school@diabloballet.org or call Krissy at (925) 943-1775.