Central Park Dance
One of the longest running and most respected dance studios in Westchester for over 30 years, Central Park Dance offers nearly 250 classes per week in ballet, pointe, jazz, tap, hip-hop, lyrical and more, for all ages and levels. Open seven days a week, in addition to an exciting curriculum designed to nurture the talent of students and push them to develop into well rounded dancers, all classes are taught by a staff of experienced, dedicated, and world renowned teachers. Under the Artistic Direction of Maria Bai, their preschool program, regarded as one of the finest in the area, invites children as young as 2 years of age participate in introductory classes. Through age 5, tiny dancers enjoy age-appropriate activities that introduce classical ballet and a strong and accessible foundation through daily classes in Fairytale Ballet, Tippy Toes, Hip Hop Princess and Tap. Bai and faculty also offers an extensive academic and pre-professional curriculum for more advanced students to work with outstanding choreographers in an intensive and immersive program, providing unique performance opportunities throughout the year. Additionally, the studio welcomes over 300 adult students each week in ballet, hip-hop, tap, jazz, stretch and tone, belly dancing, yoga, jazzercise, and more, maintaining its mission of health, wellness, confidence and growth for all ages. The largest dance studio in Westchester, expanding with a 2,000 sq. ft. fourth studio in 2016, Central Park Dance is also the ideal venue for the birthday party of any child’s dreams. Offering a full schedule all year long, the studio also offers summer performing arts camps and intensive programs for dancers of all ages. Miss Talia’s Boutique is located within Central Park Dance and is open late, seven days a week offering a wide selection of footwear, body wear, gymnastics attire and accessories at affordable prices.