Guests dress in a wide variety of attire.
Most commonly worn and recommended by the Joffrey is “business attire.
What is the dress code for the Nutcracker?
Although there is no specific dress code for ballet performances, most people try to dress up out of respect for the ballet. Some people prefer to dress in business attire while others prefer trendy, but casual, clothing. Formal attire is not generally worn.
How should I dress for a ballet?
Wear: business casual dress
Any outfit that you would wear to a job interview, nice dinner out or to religious services is suitable for a ballet. That might be a simple dress, a pair of khakis or dress pants with a dress shirt, or even walking shorts and a polo shirt or blouse in summer.
What do you wear to a ballet in the winter?
How to Stay Warm as a Dancer: Winter is Coming!
- Start with the basic dance outfit, which is a leotard and tights.
- Put a long-sleeve dance sweater or Sweatshirt on over your leotard to keep your upper body warm.
- To keep your bottom half warm, put on a pair of leg warmers or dance pants.
- Footwear will depend on the type of dance class you are taking.
What do you wear to the NYC Ballet?
New York City Ballet does not have a dress code, and we advise that patrons to dress according to their comfort level and personal style. Some patrons dress very smartly — but others choose to be more casual. For galas and other special events, please check your invitation for the requested attire.
What do you wear to the theater?
That might be a simple dress, a pair of khakis or dress pants with a dress shirt, or even walking shorts and a polo shirt or blouse in summer. Some audience members will dress up a little more, wearing suits and cocktail dresses, so you can take the dressier route if you wish.
What do you wear to an opera?
For men, slacks (or, if you’re in a pinch, a nice pair of jeans) and a button-down shirt will do. Jacket and tie optional. Please don’t wear your dirty gym sneakers. For women, dress pants or a skirt and blouse work, as does a cocktail or work dress.