Founded in 1993, Darcy's Academy of Dance and Performing Arts is one of New York's leading, and most innovative, dance studios and is dedicated to all varieties of artistic performance. Located in Mahopac, Darcy's has earned a well-deserved reputation as one of New York's leading studios for instruction in the performing arts.
Offering a broad spectrum of instruction in literally every style of dance, including ballet, jazz, hip-hop and tap, the Academy focuses on all areas of artistic performance, including singing, acting and scene study. We also have an award-winning Competition Team, that is geared towards our more serious students, and hip-hop crews for those who want to compete just for fun.
Whether you're simply looking for fun dance activities for toddlers or serious training for teenagers, there's a class to suit every age group, style, and ability level. Visit our Classes page to learn more
Darcy Baia | Founder and Artistic Director
"Our students are much more than merely classmates. Rather, they are partners in an adventure through which they can achieve artistic expression, friendship, teamwork and, ultimately, excellence in dance..."