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.        

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.

Additional programs


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

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

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

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Notices & News

Hulafrog Winner!

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

Recital 2015

​​This year's Beginner through Advanced Recital will be Alice in Wonderland with performances on Saturday, May 16 at 3 pm and 7 pm. Tickets are $20 each.

The First Steps and Pre-Ballet Recital will be  La Boutique Fantasque  with a performance on Saturday, May 16 at 12 noon. Tickets for La Boutique are $10 each. You can purchase tickets at Dance for Joy and will be on sale at the door the day of the performances. 

Click the link to download Recital Information and Ticket Forms here  

Summer Classes At DFJ

We have expanded our summer offerings this year!  June Mini-sessions will include 3 classes for $30 for ages 2 through teen. Open classes will be available for ages 11 through adult for June and July. In August there will be two weeks camps for ages 5- 18. Click the link for more information and registrationforms.

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!

Welcome to Dance for Joy, where classical ballet is fun for everyone!