Bronx Sports, Dance, & Arts Program Guide

 

Looking for programs for your child? We’ve compiled a list of programs and classes in the Bronx. We’ll continue to add to this list, so be sure to bookmark and check back for more!

 


Acting


Dream Makers Performing Arts

3432-10 East Tremont Avenue

During this exciting class, students will work on performing dialogues, monologues and other elements of scene work. Students also play improvisational games to build confidence and make them step outside their comfort zone.

www.dreammakersperformingarts.com

 

Mind Builders Creative Arts Center

3415 Olinville Ave

Provides quality Music, Dance, Theater, Voice, and Martial Arts classes for more than 600 students a year. Group and private lessons provide study in modern/jazz, tap, ballet, hip-hop, salsa, praise, and African dance forms, martial arts, saxophone, flute, clarinet, Suzuki violin, violin, guitar, bass, drum/percussion, keyboard, piano, and voice. In addition, Mind-Builders offers two workshop programs for teens, the Positive Youth Troupe musical theater program, and the Community Folk Culture intern research program

www.mind-builders.org

 

Musical Theater Workshop at Bronx House

990 Pelham Parkway South

12-WEEK MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP FOR KIDS AGES 6-9

bronxhouse.org

 

Riverdale Performing Arts Center

5625 Arlington Avenue

Theater, dance, music, and camp

www.riverdaley.org/performing-arts


Art & Photography


The Andrew Freedman Home

1125 Grand Concourse

www.andrewfreedmanhome.org

Artistic Social

2921 Westchester Ave

www.artistic.social

 

Bronx Council on the Arts

2700 East Tremont Avenue

A pioneering advocate for cultural equity, the Bronx Council on the Arts nurtures the development of a diverse array of artists and arts organizations and builds strong cultural connections in and beyond The Bronx.

www.bronxarts.org

Bronx River Art Center

1087 E. Tremont Ave., Bronx, NY 10460

Bronx River Art Center (BRAC) is a culturally diverse, multi-arts, non-profit organization that provides a forum for community, artists, and youth to transform creativity into vision. BRAC holds classes for children, teens, and adults.

www.bronxriverart.org

 

BX Arts Factory

The BxArts Factory’s mission is to make art accessible to everyone in the Bronx. The Factory’s Programs support local artists and arts projects.

www.bxartsfactory.org

Confetti Paints

3190 Westchester Ave

Confetti Paints is a local party room that also hosts various paint parties each month for both children and adults.

www.confettipaints.com

 

ICP at the Point

940 Garrison Avenue

A collaborative program with the International Center of Photography, ICP at THE POINT teaches youth students the fundamentals of black-and-white photography. Students have access to THE POINT’s onsite black-and-white darkroom and Vantage Point Gallery.

thepoint.org

 

 

 


Dance & Gymnastics


AATT Academy

2474 Westchester Avenue

AATT Academy is a supportive dance program for children ages 6 to 9 years who are interested in moving, learning, and growing with peers and dynamic dance teachers.

www.baadbronx.org

 

ANDREA’S DANCE STUDIO

Morris Park & Arthur Ave locations

Offers many classes including Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Hip Hop, Contemporary/Lyrical, Salsa, Gymnastics, Musical Theater & Mommy & Me

www.andreasdancestudio.com

 

The Dance Studio at Bronx House

990 Pelham Parkway South

Offers a variety of dance classes which provide a strong foundation in diverse dance styles to students of all ages and abilities

www.bronxhouse.org

 

Dream Makers Performing Arts

3432-10 East Tremont Avenue

Offers Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Ballet, Gymnastics, mommy & me and more.

www.dreammakersperformingarts.com

 

Cache Studios

1379 Commerce Avenue

www.cachedancestudios.com

 

Dancers Dreamzzz

940 Garrison Ave

Offering classes in Mambo/Salsa on2, Partner-work, Hip Hop, Step, Tap, Jazz and Ballet.

www.dancersdreamzzz.com

 

Elite Stars Dance Academy

1416 Williamsbridge Rd

www.facebook.com/elitestarsdanceacademy

 

Fancy Feet Dance Studio

Allerton, Crosby, Unionport locations

Offers mommy and me, Jazz/Hip Hop, Ballet, Tap, and more.

www.fancyfeet.com

 

The Haus of Casimar

2535 THIRD AVENUE

Offers dance classes, wedding dances, sweet 16 practice/choreography, Zumba, fitness, and more.

www.hausofcasimar.com

 

Jubilee Dance Studio 

1450 Commerce Ave

Provides Christian dance instruction for ages 6 to adult. Jubilee Dance is a liturgical dance- training provider whose purpose is to teach dancers to worship in spirit and in truth

www.jubileedance.org

 

The Lorenz Latin Dance Studio

1232 Castle Hill Avenue

Classes range from Salsa/Mambo ON 2 (commonly called “New York Style Salsa”, “Nightclub Style Salsa” or just “Salsa On 2”), Latin Hustle, Merengue, Bachata, Swing, and Ballroom. They also have a children’s dance program.

www.lorenzdancestudio.com

 

MELISANTI DANCE STUDIO

2425 EAST TREMONT AVE

Offers after school dance programs and weekend classes

melisantidance.wixsite.com

 

Michele Compa Dance & Exercise Center

3590 Netherland Avenue

Offers dance and exercise classes to children and adults of all ages.  We offer classes in ballet, pre-ballet, creative movement, flamenco, fundamentals of dance, hip-hop, jazz, low impact aerobics, modern, pilates, salsa fitness, stretch and tone, tap, tumbling and gymnastics, yoga, and zumba.

michelecompadance.com

 

Millennium Dance Company

2038 Davidson Ave

www.facebook.com/millenniumdancecompany

 

Mind Builders Creative Arts Center

3415 Olinville Ave

Provides quality Music, Dance, Theater, Voice, and Martial Arts classes for more than 600 students a year. Group and private lessons provide study in modern/jazz, tap, ballet, hip-hop, salsa, praise, and African dance forms, martial arts, saxophone, flute, clarinet, Suzuki violin, violin, guitar, bass, drum/percussion, keyboard, piano, and voice. In addition, Mind-Builders offers two workshop programs for teens, the Positive Youth Troupe musical theater program, and the Community Folk Culture intern research program

www.mind-builders.org

 

 

Nieves Latin Dance Studio

1215 Morris Ave

Nieves offers Salsa and Bachata Dance classes for Adults and Kids Dance Classes for all styles of dance. They are one of the largest Salsa and Bachata Dance Schools in NYC.

nievesdancestudio.com

 

Performers Edge Dance Academy

4037 E. Tremont Ave

Offers a range of classes from gymnastics to hip hop, ballet, Jazz, Tap, and more.

www.performersedgedanceacademy.com

 

Riverdale Performing Arts Center

5625 Arlington Avenue

Theater, dance, music, and camp

www.riverdaley.org/performing-arts

 

Sofia’s Fitness & Dance Center

3501 Riverdale Avenue

Children and adult classes ranging from gymnastics to ballet, hip hop, Jazz, Pilates, belly dancing, kickboxing and more

www.sofiasfitnessanddance.com

 

Sweet Water Dance & Yoga

876 Gerard Avenue

Offers DANCE, YOGA, HOT YOGA, PILATES, BARRE, BOOT CAMP AND POLE FITNESS CLASSES, plus a Wellness Spa and Children’s Wellness Program.

www.sweetwaterdanceandyoga.com

 

TamiCo. Dancing Inc.

80 West Kingsbridge Rd

tamicodancing.com

 

Yamuleé Dance Company

2435 Grand Concourse

Salsa classes

yamulee.com

 

Zafire Dance Company

80 W Kingsbridge Rd

Salsa and bachata classes

www.zafiredancecompany.com


Martial Arts


ABADÁ-Capoeira Bronx

5959 Broadway

Capoeira is a unique art form that blends self-defense techniques, acrobatics, dance-like movements and music into a martial art form.

Bronx Judo and Martial Arts

3028 Tremont Avenue

This is the Bronx headquarters for the Olympic Sport and Martial Art of Kodakan Judo.

bronxjudoandmartialarts.com

Excel Martial Arts

3045 Buhre Avenue

Karate training center offering kids karate, self defense, women’s fitness and yoga, boxing and cross training

excelmartialarts.com

 

Jungle Gym Martial Arts

2100 Westchester Ave
Adult and children’s Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Mind Builders Creative Arts Center

3415 Olinville Ave

Provides quality Music, Dance, Theater, Voice, and Martial Arts classes for more than 600 students a year. Group and private lessons provide study in modern/jazz, tap, ballet, hip-hop, salsa, praise, and African dance forms, martial arts, saxophone, flute, clarinet, Suzuki violin, violin, guitar, bass, drum/percussion, keyboard, piano, and voice. In addition, Mind-Builders offers two workshop programs for teens, the Positive Youth Troupe musical theater program, and the Community Folk Culture intern research program

www.mind-builders.org

 

New York City Goju Ryu learning center

1831 Hobart Ave

A multifaceted education, fitness and enrichment center that offers a variety of programs for both children and adults and has been serving the Pelham Bay community since 2006.

 

Triumph Martial Arts, LLC

3432 E Tremont Ave

Offering children and teen/adult martial arts program and Haidong Gumdo (Sword)

www.triumphmartialarts.com

 

USA Martial Arts Center

2704 White Plains Rd

Music


BombaYo

1125 Grand Concourse

BombaYo ignites the ancestral rhythms of Bomba, an African derived music and dance tradition developed in Puerto Rico. The synergy of call and response singing, drumming and dance provide the foundation for a dynamic interplay between the solo drummer and dancer. Through workshops, cultural presentations, performances and partnerships, BombaYo engages communities throughout NYC area to raise awareness of Afro Puerto Rican culture and to connect Bomba to the vast traditions of the African Diaspora.

www.bombayo.org

 

Bronx House School for Performing Arts

Offers instrumental music instruction for all ages, a variety of dance classes for all levels, and theater classes as well as a production program for youth.

www. bronxhouse.org

 

Bronx Music Heritage Center

1303 Louis Niñé Boulevard

The BMHC is committed to preserving and promoting Bronx music, cultivating Bronx artists, spurring neighborhood revival, and providing free cultural programs for the community.

www.thisisbronxmusic.org

 

Mind Builders Creative Arts Center

3415 Olinville Ave

Provides quality Music, Dance, Theater, Voice, and Martial Arts classes for more than 600 students a year. Group and private lessons provide study in modern/jazz, tap, ballet, hip-hop, salsa, praise, and African dance forms, martial arts, saxophone, flute, clarinet, Suzuki violin, violin, guitar, bass, drum/percussion, keyboard, piano, and voice. In addition, Mind-Builders offers two workshop programs for teens, the Positive Youth Troupe musical theater program, and the Community Folk Culture intern research program

www.mind-builders.org

 

Palomba Academy of Music

974 East Gun Hill Road

Piano Lessons

www.palombaacademyofmusic.com

 

Riverdale Performing Arts Center

5625 Arlington Avenue

Theater, dance, music, and camp

www.riverdaley.org/performing-arts

 


Sports


South Bronx United

Offers recreational and travel teams for Bronx youth

www.southbronxunited.org

 

 


Swimming


See our Swimming Lessons Guide

 


Yoga, Health & Fitness


Also see our Bronx Running Groups guide

 

Bronx Body & Brain Yoga and TaiChi

1805 Williamsbridge Rd.

www.bodynbrain.com

 

FinerStudio

1710 Bronxdale Ave, Suite 2E

Yoga and Zumba

www.finerstudio.com

 

Sweet Water Dance & Yoga

Sweet Water Dance & Yoga proudly offers an array of dance, yoga and fitness classes for bodies of all ages, shapes, sizes and persuasions, at truly affordable prices, right here in the Bronx. They offer DANCE, YOGA, HOT YOGA, PILATES, BARRE, BOOT CAMP AND POLE FITNESS CLASSES, plus a Wellness Spa and Children’s Wellness Program.

876 Gerard Avenue, 2nd Floor

www.sweetwaterdanceandyoga.com