Lyrical dance style has its primary basis in ballet, combining the many technical elements of classical ballet with the freedom and airier aspects of jazz, contemporary and modern dance. It is typically considered a sub-category of jazz and/or contemporary dance. Lyrical dance is expressive, simultaneously subtle and dynamic, focused on conveying musicality and emotion through movement.
Students may wear foot undeez or half sole shoes OR bare feet. Students may wear a leotard and SCIPA Shorts or SCIPA crop and SCIPA shorts or a leotard on its own but with any of those options, pink ¾ length tights or full length theatrical pink/flesh convertible tights must be worn. Hair must be neatly pulled back from the face in a bun.