Uniform Information

MHSB does have official uniforms

Pre-Ballet, Pre-Primary, Primary 1, and Primary 2 students are required to wear:

A pink leotard (choice of different styles), pink tights or white socks, and pink ballet shoes. Hair must be pulled back, preferably in a bun. No tutus or skirts, please!

All other ballet and pointe students are required to wear:

A black leotard (choice of different styles), pink tights, and pink ballet shoes. Hair must be in a bun.

All jazz (including Pre-Jazz) students are required to wear:

A black leotard or biketard or any combination of a black leotard, black crop-top, black tank top, official MHSB t-shirts or long-sleeved shirts, black bike shorts or black dance pants, suntan tights, black socks, and black jazz shoes. Jazz students may also wear the official MHSB hoodies or track pants for warm-up. Hair must be neatly pulled back. We do not recommend jazz sneakers; Only in Jazz 8 and up will a teacher consider allowing them to be worn, but the teacher must be consulted.

All hip hop (including Pre-Hip Hop) students are required to wear: Neat, comfortable clothes, dark loose-fitting pants (not low-waisted and no jeans please!), your choice of tank top or t-shirt (no exposed midriffs), and clean, dry running shoes. Hair must be neatly pulled back. Hats are allowed.

All tap students are required to wear:

Ballet or jazz attire, suntan tights, and black tap shoes. Hair must be neatly pulled back.

All contemporary students are required to wear:

A black leotard or biketard or any combination of form fitting black pants, leggins, black tank top, or black bike shorts and modern foot thongs. Hair must be neatly pulled back.

All musical theatre students are required to wear: Black dance pants with their choice of a tank-top or t-shirt (no baggy t-shirts, please), and jazz shoes. Hair must be neatly pulled back. Senior students ONLY may need both black character shoes and black jazz shoes.

Pre-Acro students

A red MHSB leotard, suntan footless tights and bare feet. Hair must be pulled back in a ponytail.

All other acro classes are required to wear a black fitted top, black leggings or bike shorts and bare feet.

where to purchase uniforms

MHSB has its very own dance shop at our new 1660 Avenue Rd. 

Other stores where dance wear may be purchased:

  • Dancexperts:  416.421.8506, located at 105 Vanderhoof Ave. Unit #3. (Laird Dr. and Vanderhoof Ave.)
  • Danceshoppe:  416.225.6862, located at 50 Sheppard Ave. West (Yonge St. and Sheppard Ave.)
  • Malabar:  416.598.2581, located at 14 McCaul St. (west of University Ave. and north of Queen St. West)
  • Toronto Dancewear Centre:  416.630.2292, located at 530 Wilson Ave. (Bathurst St. and Wilson Ave.)

uniform cost

Detailed price lists for uniforms are available at the mhsb shop.  The following is an approximation of how much uniforms cost:

  • outfitting a tap dancer will cost approximately $65 and up (excluding tap shoes).
  • outfitting a hip hop dancer will cost approximately $65 and up (excluding running shoes).
  • outfitting a ballet dancer will cost approximately $85 and up.
  • outfitting a jazz dancer will cost approximately $100 and up.

Reminder:  mhsb shop does not carry tap shoes.

For our junior and middle school dancers, MHSB has designated uniform days when you can come to the studio to be fitted for proper dance attire. 

  • Tuesday September 6th 2016   10:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Wednesday September 7th 2016   10:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Thursday September 8th 2016   10:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Friday September 9th 2016   10:00 am to 4:00 pm