Jazz shoes are among a dancers essentials as they support flexible foot movements. Different soles offer varying levels of traction and grip. Beginners may find thick rubber sole jazz shoes ideal as they offer increased shock absorption, providing increased cushioning on the foot. Advanced dancers can find suede split-soles offer a more robust level of traction. Various styles are available including high-rise, low-rise, full-sole, split-sole, slip-ons and lace-ups. Rubber sole jazz shoes are the preferred choice for stage performances. Suede, split or full sole are often preferred for training in the dance studio. Colour choices are usually black, white, and tan, which are ideal colours to compliment any dance costume. There’s also various design options, including plain jazz shoes for training, and foil or glitter jazz shoes being ideal for stage performances or dance competitions as they put the spotlight on foot movements. Dance Store Direct stock jazz shoes designed with style in mind and offer practicality, flexibility and grip support from leading brands such Capezio. Browse our collection to find your perfect jazz shoes.