BSDA Required Shoe List
Listed below is our preferred shoe list for your child’s classes. Please go over these
guidelines before purchasing your child’s shoes. Following these guidelines may help
prevent you from purchasing new or different shoes for the recital.
All Combo Classes
Girls -pink or white leather full sole ballet slippers preferred
Boys – black leather full sole ballet slippers
Girls –Tyette or Mary Jane style tap shoe. Tan are preferred, but black or white are also
acceptable. Bloch “Tap-on” in tan is preferred.
Please replace ribbons with tap ties or elastic.
Boys – Black oxford
Ballet- Levels 1-6
Girls -“Angelo Luzio” – pink canvas
(All should fit snug with no room for growth)
Boys – black or white leather or canvas split-sole ballet slippers
Jazz- Leve”ls 1-6
Girls – Bloch Elastabootie” or “Super Jazz” in Tan
Boys – Same as girl’s shoes are unisex. Tan or Black.
Levels 3-6 may also wear Capezio Freeform
Tap Levels 1-6
Girls/Boys – Oxford style jazz tap shoe. Tan are preferred, but black is also acceptable.
No slip-ons please.
Modern/Contemporary and Lyrical Levels 1-6
Girls & Boys
Angelo Luzio “Twila”, are preferred. The following are also acceptable.
Adage “The Turner” Levels 3-6 Capezio Freeform acceptable also.