Carolyn Dutra Dance Studio
Tradition...with an EDGE
Studios in Warwick, Cranston, Smithfield, RI
Winner BEST Dance Studio and Dance School in RI, 2017, 2018
Holiday Show What to Know
What dancers NEED for the performance per the CDDS Dress Code:
ALL dancers need a CAMISOLE:  Skin toned spaghetti strap leotard is worn underneath the costume. Put on tights first, then camisole.

Preschool & Primary: Capezio pink transition tights, So Danca full sole Ballet shoes
Jazz/Tap 1 & Jazz/Tap 2:  Capezio light suntan transition tights, Capezio jazz shoes caramel
Contemporary 3/4: Light suntan stirrup tights, Capezio Pirouette Nude Contemporary Shoe, 12mm double ring rhinestone earring

Hair:  TBA
Stage Makeup:  black mascara, brown eye shadow, blush, red lipstick.  Due to the bright lights on stage, dancers need a little makeup!  Without makeup, the dancer’s features can be washed out on the big stage!

What dancers do not need/not approved items:
  • ​Underwear: Tights are considered an undergarment, underwear is not needed.
  • Jewelry:  If a dancer arrives with earrings, a staff member will have to remove them.  PLEASE remove earrings at home so the dancer does not get upset and the earrings do not get lost!  If earrings cannot be taken off, please cover them with a piece of band aid before arrival.
  • Temporary tattoos, colored hair dye, hair beads, nail polish
  • Shiny tights, panty hose, or incorrect tights.  Dancers must wear the tights stated above.
  • If dancers arrives with any of these items, a staff member will remove them.  CDDS/RIC are not responsible for lost or stolen items.​​