There are a number of activities and special events taking place on Sunday, June 11. As such parking will be a challenge. We encourage carpooling, mass transit or street parking wherever possible. Please allow yourselves some extra time. We thank you for your patience.

Riverdale Performing Arts Center

Dance School

Come dance with us!

Can’t stop the feeling? No worries, just dance with us at Riverdale Y!

We have a new program for kids of all ages to explore the joy and excitement of dance! Brand new? Classes like Pre-Ballet and Move and Groove would be great to start to learn the fundamentals of dance or the importance of creativity in movement. Maybe your child just needs to get out that extra energy; Acro will put their stamina to the test! Dance Veteran? We have Tap, Broadway Jazz, and even Adult Ballet to fill your week with conversatory like training! We are thrilled you have an interest in your child’s artistic expression, or even your own! We hope we can create a space for them and you to thrive!

We are offering a TRIAL WEEK from Feb 13 – 17!

Jump into any class you are interested in for just $25! If you choose to register, that money will be applied to your tuition! *

Key for the schedule below:
  • A- ages 3-5
  • B- Ages 5-7
  • C- Ages 8-11
  • D- Ages 12+
  • E- Adults


Lauren Treat

Director of Dance

Lauren Treat has been a dance teacher for the Riverdale Y since 2018. She is a passionate dance teacher to students of all ages, a Play and Movement Educator at…

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Dance School Schedule



3:30 pm 4:15 pm Pre-Ballet A

4:15 pm 5:00 pm Pre-Ballet B

5:45 pm 6:30 pm Jazz C


5:45 pm 6:30 pm Tap C


4:15 pm 5:00 pm Broadway Jazz C

5:00 pm 5:45 pm Broadway Jazz D


3:30 pm 4:15 pm Acro B

4:15 pm 5:00 pm Acro C

5:00 pm 5:45 pm Ballet C

5:45 pm 6:30 pm Ballet D

5:45 pm 6:30 pm Acro D




Summer Dance








Move and Groove



Nia Deliso

Move and Groove

Allison Podolsky

Broadway Jazz

Sunny Vinsavich

Acro Instructor

Lauren Treat

Ballet Instructor

Lauren Treat

Director of Dance

Jessie Sector

Pre Ballet / Tap / Jazz