8125 Saint Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA  70118  /  504-861-1749  /  copyright Off Broadway Dance Studio 2015

Policies & Rules

Attire:

  • Each division will have a dress uniform to wear to the first class of every month, all parent observations and studio rehearsals for the recital.
  • Uniforms leotards & tanks are purchased through Off Broadway Dance Studio and will have a special OBDS logo. With the logo on the back, students feel a sense of belonging to a group;              just like a team!
  • Our class uniforms are designed to keep our environment professional and to ease your mind by taking away the hassle of purchasing dance wear outside of the studio. A major benefit for parents is that our uniforms are cost effective and you won’t need countless leotards per season.
  • All dance wear (including shoes) may be purchased through OBDS or at Carmel’s, Ennie’s or Adele’s.

 

Tiny Dancers

(Tuesday at 4:30, Wednesday at 4:15, Wednesday at 5:00, Saturday at 9:00 am)

  • Uniform: OBDS ballet pink dance dress, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, tan tap shoes.
  • Allowed attire: Any solid leotard, pink & tan tights, optional ballet skirt (black only).
  • Hair: Secured ballet bun.
  • Shoes: Pink ballet shoes, tan buckle tap shoes.

 

Level 1 Dancers

(Tuesday at 5:30, Wednesday at 5:45)

  • Uniform: OBDS violet leotard, pink or tan tights, pink ballet shoes, tan buckle tap shoes, tan slip on jazz shoes.
  • Allowed attire: Any solid leotard, pink & tan tights, optional ballet skirt (black only).
  • Hair: Secured ballet bun.
  • Shoes: Pink ballet shoes, tan buckle tap shoes, tan slip on jazz shoes.

 

Level 2 Dancers

(Thursday at 4:15, Saturday at 10:00 am)

  • Uniform: OBDS peacock leotard, pink or tan tights, pink ballet shoes, tan buckle tap shoes, tan slip on jazz shoes.
  • Allowed attire: Any solid leotard, pink & tan tights, optional ballet skirt or dance shorts (black only).
  • Hair: Secured ballet bun.
  • Shoes: Pink ballet shoes, tan buckle tap shoes, tan slip on jazz shoes.

 

Level 3 Dancers

(Thursday at 4:15, Saturday at 10:00 am)

  • Uniform: OBDS marine blue leotard, pink or tan tights, pink ballet shoes, tan buckle or oxford tap shoes, tan slip on jazz shoes.
  • Allowed attire: Any solid leotard, pink & tan tights, optional ballet skirt or dance shorts (black only).
  • Hair: Secured ballet bun.
  • Shoes: Pink ballet shoes, tan buckle or oxford tap shoes, tan slip on jazz shoes.

 

Intermediate & Advanced Dancers

(Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary)

  • Uniform: OBDS eggplant leotard, appropriate tights and shoes for each technique.
  • Allowed attire: Any solid leotard, pink tights for ballet, tan tights for jazz, tights are optional for contemporary, optional dance shorts or ballet skirt (black only).
  • Hair: Secured ballet bun.
  • Shoes: Pink ballet shoes, tan oxford tap shoes, tan slip on jazz shoes, nude half-sole shoes for contemporary.

 

Hip Hop & Musical Theater Dancers

  • HH1 Uniform: OBDS Coral Leotard, black dance shorts, tan tights, tan slip on jazz shoes. Hair: ponytail.
  • HH2 Uniform: OBDS Grape Leotard, black dance shorts, tan tights, tan slip on jazz shoes. Hair: ponytail.
  • MT Uniform:: OBDS leotard or OBDS black tank, black dance pants, tan jazz shoes. Hair: ponytail

 

Pre-Pointe & Pointe

Any style black leotard, black dance shorts or black ballet skirt, pink tights, pink canvas ballet shoes or pointe shoes (do not buy without our permission).

 

Intermediate & Advanced Progressions

Any style black leotard, black dance shorts, tan tights, tan slip on jazz shoes.

 

Male Dancers

Plain white or black shirt, black dance pants and black dance shoes for each specific technique.

Black or white shirt and black pants. Black dance shoes (whatever is necessary for the class).

Attendance:

  • Students arrive on time for class, dressed in proper dance attire with hair secured properly  (please see attire policy below).
  •  For safety reasons, doors will be locked during each class and unlocked when each class is finished.
  •  If a student is going to be absent or tardy, please email Mrs. Jeannette before the class begins.
  • After 3 absences or 5 tardies in a semester, we will schedule a meeting to assess the student’s progression in the class and to help solve transportation problems.
  • Students should be dropped off no more than 10 minutes before class and picked up no more than 5 minutes after class. If you need to make arrangements for a special circumstance, please email Mrs. Jeannette for approval.
  • In the instance of a family emergency, please call the studio phone and notify Mrs. Jeanne,                Mrs. Jeannette or Mrs. Suzanne.