Nolte Academy

Where artists grow.

Dress Code

For all classes at the Nolte Academy:
  • No long earrings or jewelry.
  • No gum is allowed.
Creative Movement
  • Your choice of leotard or dance dress; tights are optional
  • Pink ballet shoes
  • Skirts and tutus are optional
  • Male dancers are to wear shorts, t-shirt and black ballet shoes
Children's Dance
Children’s Dance / Kinder Combo
  • Your choice of leotard or dance dress; tights are optional
  • Pink ballet shoes and black tap shoes
  • Skirts and tutus are optional
  • Male dancers are to wear shorts, t-shirt,  black ballet shoes and black tap shoes

1st/2nd Grade Combo

  • Your choice of leotard or dance dress; tights are optional
  • Black tap shoes and pink ballet shoes
  • Male dancers are to wear shorts, t-shirt,  black ballet shoes and black tap shoes
Ballet Technique Classes

Female dancers are required to wear solid colored leotards and pink tights over the foot for all levels. Hair need to be secured in a bun, braid or pinned down pony tail up and off of the neck and away from the eyes. Ballet shoes are required for all levels.

  • Ballet 1 – Light blue leotard and pink tights
  • Ballet 2 – Pastel pink leotard and pink tights
  • Ballet 3 – Lavender leotard and pink tights
  • Ballet 4 – Black leotard, a white waist belt, pink tights and pink ballet shoes
  • Ballet 5 – Black leotard, a light blue waist belt, pink tights and pink ballet shoes
  • Ballet 6 - Black leotard, a royal blue waist belt, pink tights, and pink ballet shoes
  • Ballet 7 – Black leotard, a light pink waist belt, pink tights and pink ballet shoes
  • Ballet 8 – Black leotard, a black waist belt, pink tights and pink ballet shoes

Male dancers are to wear a white t-shirt, black tights/dancepants, and black ballet shoes.

Jazz / Modern / Lyrical / Tap / Hip Hop
  • Dancewear only – leotards, half tops, dancepants, booty shorts
  • Tights are optional
  • The appropriate shoes are required for each specific class – you will not be allowed to take a tap class without tap shoes
  • No baggy t-shirts, sweatshirts, pajama pants or oversized clothing allowed
  • Hair must be secured away from your face
  • Jazz – Tan Jazz Shoe (Males - Black Jazz Shoe)
  • Modern or Lyrical – Pirouette half shoe or bare feet
  • Tap – Black Tap Shoe
  • Hip Hop – Clean tennis shoes
  • Poms – Tan Jazz Shoe
Level 1-3 Tap/Jazz Combo
  • Dancewear only – leotard, half tops, dance pants, booty shorts
  • Tights are optional
  • Tan jazz shoes and tan tap shoes
  • Hair must be secured away from face
  • Male dancers are to wear shorts, t-shirt, black tap shoes, and black jazz shoes.

You'll find a great selection of dance shoes, clothing and supplies at Demizo Dancewear located in the Nolte Academy building at 1619 2nd St., Coralville Iowa. Or call (319) 358-7191.

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