Peterborough Dance Theatre, llc Dress Code


Please refer to PDT's Online Dancewear Store for all your Dress Code needs

                                                                                  by clicking on the button to the right>

or by visiting 

Enter the Studio Name and select from the drop down

Enter Passphrase: PDT03458


PDT also has a connection with...

Under “Students”, in the drop select “Find My Studio” and enter PDT’s code 57062. On this site, items listed in Dress Code List are not specific to individual classes, but rather more of a generalized list of items that are considered appropriate.


Both of these sites have a great selection at competitive prices!


I do have some dance shoes in my personal inventory, especially jazz and tap shoes.  

Please inquire by email to Pati Cloutier at and if I have it in stock, I'll bring it to your next class. 



Young Dancers Classes Ages 3-7:


Leotard and convertible dance tights or leggings, dance dresses or skirts allowed, pink ballet slippers for girls, (black tap shoes for "COMBO" Class/CAPEZIO Taps ONLY!), hair pulled back.


Dancers ages 8 and above (or 7 yrs. old with 2 years experience entering PDT's Class Level System):


Ballet ans "T.E.C." Classes:


Solid colored leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers. Skirts allowed in center only. Hair in a bun.



Jazz,Tap and "T.E.C." Classes::


Solid colored leotard, black jazz pants (like Yoga pants), Black jazz shoes for jazz class and Black tap shoes (CAPEZIO Taps ONLY!) for tap class, hair pulled back.





Solid colored leotard, black leggings, dance shorts, or skin tone tights, bare feet or Foot Undeez, hair pulled back.





Solid colored leotard, jazz pants, Capezio jazz dance sneakers, hair pulled back. (Footwear must be carried in and not worn on the street, since street shoes are NEVER allowed on the dance floor!)





Leotard with dance shorts, Footless tights or leggings. Barefeet. Hair in a neat, secure bun for those with long hair.


Musical Theater:


Same as JAZZ and TAP




Black dance pants, black ballet slippers, tap shoes (CAPEZIO Taps ONLY!) or sneakers, white or black T-shirt.





Should be pulled back and secured neatly away from face for all classes. In a bun for Ballet classes.



Warm-Up Attire acceptable in colder months, for beginning of class, or as needed. At discretion of instructor.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​