Costume, Shoes and Tights Information
All costumes are provided by Moscow Ballet.
Each child must provide her/his own tights, ballet slippers, pointe shoes, and a leotard
• Girls: Pink tights, pink slippers, short sleeve leotard in basic pink, white or beige
• Boys: White tights, white slippers
• Hair: Girls: Down at back sides pulled back in ponytail, bangs are acceptable.
Boys: Plain hair, neat.
Girls playing Boys: Hair in either French braid or low bun @ nape of neck.
• Pink tights, pink ballet slippers, hair in a high ballet bun (this will support a headpiece)
• White or beige tank leotard as undergarment
• White tights and white slippers
BLACK short-sleeve leotard, black tights, black ballet slippers
NO jazz shoes or PANTY HOSE PLEASE!
• Place head piece on first to determine height of twist
White, Pink or Beige tank top (NO DARK LEOTARDS)
• Pink tights and ballet slippers. Hair is in low bun
BEIGE or pink Camisole
• Pink tights, slippers or Pointe shoes
• Hair is in low bun
ALL 2nd Act VARIATIONS;
Older Cast: NUDE CAMISOLE OR TANK-TOP LEOTARDS
Younger Cast: NUDE leotard or camisole. These costumes HAVE a SHORT VEST
AND the stomach area might be exposed.
Chinese, Russian, Spanish, Arabians and French will wear:
• Girls: pink tights and pink slippers
• Boys: white tights and slippers.
• Hair: Younger: Try the head piece on first to determine height of bun or twist.
Older: In high bun.
Make-up: PLEASE: NO RED LIPSTICK, COLORED EYE SHADOW or FALSE LASHES,
NO BODY GLITTER
NOTE: If ALL the children in a particular dance already have white tights and white
slippers instead of pink, that is fine. Though we prefer the MICE wear black leotards and
tights with black ballet slippers, if this presents a financial burden, ALL Mice may wear
pink. NO JAZZ SHOES or PANTY HOSE.