Northeast USA Top Dance Schools

 

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Manhattan Motion Dance Studios

215 West 76th Street, 4th Floor  - At Broadway
New York, NY   10023
10023 Ansonia,
New York State 0;
 
http://www.manhattanmotion.com/
Dance Classes For Fun, Fitness & Inspiration!
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Ryan Irish Dance Academy
29 Shelter Rock Road
Manhasset, NY   11030
Manhasset (Hamlet),
New York State 1;
 
http://www.ryanacademy.com
Champion Irish dancer and former lead of Riverdance, Kathleen Ryan, has expanded Ryan Irish Dance Academy to five locations across Nassau County. <br> Miss Kathleen has been dancing for more than 25 years, launching her international career with Riverdance on Broadway in 2000 and touring widely across North America with the iconic Celtic company until April 2005.
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L.I. Dance Xtreme New York
285-6 Commack Road
Commack, NY   11776
Commack (Hamlet),
New York State 2;
http://dancextremeny.org
Directors Michelle Gural & Michael Cardascia haved created a dance studio with a program that is positive for both serious competitive students and students who request lessons purely for the enjoyment and recreation. <br> No matter what you choose to achieve in your future, dancing will enrich your life by developing a sense of balance, timing, coordination, expression, teamwork and self discipline, as a basis for lifelong self expression
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Time 2 Dance Academy
2505 3rd Avenue - Floor 3  - 3rd Avenue
Bronx, NY   10451-6304
10451 Mott Yard,
New York State 3;
   
http://www.time2danceacademy.com/
Time 2 Dance Academy inspires a life-long love of dance in each student. the dance instructors are experienced professionals who are innovative, motivational and caring, and belive that every student can enjoy the spirit and soul of dance.
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BodiBalance - Dance Forum NY
20 East 17th Street, Second Floor
New York, NY   10003
10003 Cooper,
New York State 4;
 
http://www.bodibalance.net
BodiBalance™ is a system of dance training, body conditioning and kinesthetic awareness all in one. It was created especially for dancers by New York dancer/choreographer Carol Fonda. It gives you a clear physical understanding of how freely and spontaneously your body is designed to move, no matter what style you dance. <br> Every BodiBalance class contains aspects of the uniquely designed Floor WarmUp and the Movement Principles that make up the BodiBalance experience. Apply these tools to dance exercises and choreography and take your dancing to heights of free and energetic flow.
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Morocco Academy of Mid-Eastern Dance
6 West 20th Street
New York, NY   10011
10011 Old Chelsea,
New York State 5;
http://www.casbahdance.org
"Over the course of my 42+ year career, studies and research trips, I have striven to collect all music, steps and styles possible of each dance from many on-site viewings, questions and participation, etc. and to choose a variety of the most typical steps and figures, presenting them in choreography true to their origins, while, hopefully, pleasing to the eyes and ears of the theater public."
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Miss Nicole's In The Spotlight Dance Studio
3405 Avenue S  - Brooklyn
Brooklyn, Ne   York 11234
11234 Mill Basin / Bergen Beach / Ryder,
New York State 6;
 
http://itsdance.com
Located in the Marine Park section Brooklyn, New York. Providing quality dance instruction at affordable prices. Friendly, trained and helpful staff that are always available to answer your questions and concerns. <br> Specializing in Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical & Hip Hop. Dance program is offered for dancers ages 2 thru adult. All classes are leveled by experience and are instructed with age appropriate technique and music selections.
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MOBA Dance Academy
1001 Jericho Trnpk.
New Hyde Park, NY   11040
New Hyde Park (Village),
New York State 7;
   
http://www.mobadance.com
Devoted to the education of children and adults in the art of dance. Classes are designed to encourage self expression, inspire, improve self discipline, technique, and provide an alternative for youth in a positive environment.
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Kildare Academy of Irish Step Dance
10 Wilcox Ave
Center Moriches, NY  
Center Moriches (Hamlet) ,
New York State 8;
http://www.kildareacademy.com
Founded by award winning Irish dancer Nicole Dimone T.C.R.G. At the young age of 6, Nicole was introduced to the world of Irish Dance by her grandmother, who instilled in her the love and appreciation for all things Irish. Nicole began her journey at the Inishfree School of Irish Dance, under the instruction of Neil and Sean Reagan. Nicole had the opportunity to attend several workshops given by Anthony Costello, a noted teacher and adjudicator from Limerick, Ireland. She then continued her dancing career at the Mulvihill Lynch School of Irish Dance.
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Louise Benes Dance Company
87-18 114th Street
Richmond Hill, NY   11418
Queens - Zip 114**,
New York State 9;
http://www.louisebenesdancecompany.com
Providing dance training in an inspiring, goal-oriented and supportive atmosphere. Want a variety of dance classes? Ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, lyrical, urban jazz (hip-hop with clean lyrics) and more.<br> Are you are new to dance? Classes for beginners of all ages including toddlers through to adults. Many students are dancing just for fun but still deserve the very best in training…we’ll aim to please.
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Studio E School of Dance
187-16 Union Turnpike  - Flushing
Flushing, NY   11368
Queens - ZIp 113**,
New York State 10;
 
http://www.studioe.net/
All the teachers are qualified professionals and committed to their students and the art of dance. Each teacher has performed professionally and Studio E prides themselves on having a staff that's been with them for a long time too. That says alot about the wonderful atmosphere of StudioE.
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Discovery Programs
251 West 100th Street at West End Avenue  - West End Avenue
New York, NY   10025
10025 Cathedral,
New York State 11;
   
http://www.discoveryprograms.com
Dedicated to strengthening family connections by providing creative, nurturing, and meaningful experiences that allow children to grow as active learners while engaging the whole family in this process.
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Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance
316 East 63rd Street
New York, NY   10065
10023 Ansonia,
New York State 12;
http://marthagraham.org/school/
The School has the distinction of being the longest continuously operating school of dance in America and is a charter member of the accrediting organization, the National Association of Schools of Dance. Students come from around the world to study at the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, the only school primarily focused upon teaching the Martha Graham Technique and Repertory. <br> Classes are taught by faculty members who worked with Martha Graham and who are or have been members of the Martha Graham Dance Company. The course structure culminates in the professional training of young dancers, who perform locally and nationally as Graham II. <br> Martha Graham students and dancers represent a broad range of cultures and backgrounds, and they take this unique American art form around the world to teach and perform.
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One Step at a Time Dance Studio
11117 Lefferts Blvd  - Jamaica
Jamaica, NY   11420-1344
Queens - Zip 114**,
New York State 13;
http://www.osaatdance.com
What if there was a school where not only you could learn to dance but you could learn about yourself, learn about others, meet new people and feel right at home? The faculty, headed by it's Director Mrs. Patricia Harry, decided to make that dream come true.
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Fred Astaire Dance Studios
174 West 72nd Street on the 2nd floor
New York, NY   10023
10023 Ansonia,
New York State 14;
http://www.fredastairenewyork.com
With facilities all over the world, the original Fred Astaire Dance Studio was founded in New York in 1947. Fred Astaire, himself, and the City of New York alike personify style, sophistication and excellence. All the more reason, New Yorkers have chosen Fred Astaire Dance Studios – it suits them perfectly.<br> Staffed by professional and champion level dancers themselves, Fred Astaire Dance Studios are internationally known as the cultivators of superior dancers and superior dance instruction, raising the standards of ballroom dancing in the United States to exceptional heights. <br> Fred Astaire Dance Studios match New Yorkers demand for excellence. Whether you are preparing for an event, mastering a powerful social skill or desire to become a competitive-level dancer, Fred Astaire Dance Studios design your program individually to uniquely satisfy you.
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Steps on Broadway
2121 Broadway # 3
New York, NY   10023-1792
10023 Ansonia,
New York State 15;
   
http://www.stepsnyc.com
Founded in 1979, is more than a dance school. It is an internationally recognized community of artists committed to the cultivation of individuality and talent, and to the joy and toil of dance. It is home to some of the finest and most passionate dance teachers in the world. It is a celebrated space set amid t he Beaux Arts grandeur of Manhattan's Upper West Side, blending old-world ambience with modern facilities — male and female dressing rooms and showers, a theater, a café, and a dance wear boutique. Above all, the ten fully-mirrored, sprung-floored, climate-controlled studios are filled with natural light-and limitless inspiration. <br> On any given day, casual enthusiasts and aspiring professionals may take class alongside seasoned veterans from Broadway, the opera, and the major dance companies, including New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theater, Paris Opera, Kirov and Royal Ballets, Boston Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance, Complexions and Martha Graham. The place teems with energy and verve. Steps in essence, is a cultural hub and a cosmopolitan treasure.