1893 East Main Street (Route 6), Mohegan Lake, NY 10547 * 914-526-4486 * Roberta Humphrey, M.Ed., Director *

Serving Yorktown, Cortlandt Manor, Peekskill, Putnam Valley, Mahopac, Carmel and northern Westchester County

Main Contact:  Administration@danceforjoy.net

* Sharing the magic and joy of ballet and all dance for 20 years!*   

See a video about us!  Click below.

Notices & News

Nutcracker for Kids! Cast Information

Nutcracker rehearsals have begun for some roles. Please make sure to check the casting and rehearsal links below.

Nutcracker for Kids!

This year's production will be at Yorktown Stage on Saturday, December 19 with shows at 2:30 and 5 pm. Tickets are $20 each General Admission; Presale tickets at $18 are available for DFJ students, cast members and groups of 10 or more until November 23. Tickets will be available at Dance for Joy after December 1 and will be on sale the day of the show at Yorktown Stage. For more information, or to order tickets, call 914-526-4486.

Fall Classes
It's not too late to sign up. There is still plenty room in classes. Click the links for fall schedule and registration form.

Dance Excellence

Congratulations to our Youth Ballet Company who just returned from a week at Dance Excellence, an international festival of dance, in Los Angeles.  The trip included 3 days of amazing dance workshops and performances at Disneyland!  The video at the left is one of the pieces the dancers performed at Disneyland.

Hulafrog Winner!
Thank you to everyone who 'loved' us on Hulafrog!  We were voted most loved dance classes for Northern Westchester!

The studio will be closed from Tuesday 11/24 - Sunday 11/29.  We will reopen on Monday 11/30.  Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  The Nutcracker for Kids! Saturday, Dec. 19 at Yorktown Stage with performances at 2:30 and 5 pm. See below for more info.


The happiest place to dance with ballet classes, pointe, modern, contemporary, jazz and, new this year, tap!

Additional programs


Additional programs include our annual Nutcracker for Kids!, our Youth Ballet Company, Summer Workshops, as well as master classes of all sorts. 

Ages 7 to Adult


From age 7 on, we offer ballet as a basic (all students must take ballet), and students may add on jazz, modern, contemporary, core work and pointe work as they progress.

Ages 3 to 6


Our First Steps and Pre-Ballet programs offer a fun and imaginative introduction to the world of dance in lively and interactive classes.