Lyrical or “Contemporary”, as it is commonly called, is a blend of ballet and jazz where the dancer tells a story with their movements and emotions. Learn to emote and command the stage in this dynamic and expressive form of dance. Dress Code: Girls are required to wear a leotard or fitted tank top, tights, black pants or bike shorts and jazz shoes. Hair up and pulled off the face. Boys are required to wear black pants or shorts and black jazz shoes.