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Offering private and group lessons in Music, Dance, Art, and Theater.

Whether you live in Clifton Park, Halfmoon, Rexford, Mechanicville, Ballston Lake, Latham, Niskayuna, or Saratoga Springs, we are conveniently located for you on Route 9.

Music lessons include Piano, Voice, Singing, Guitar, Electric Guitar, Drums, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass, Flute, Saxophone, Clarinet, Trumpet, and Trombone.

We have Dance classes including, Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Modern, and Lyrical. Art Classes for all ages.

A theater program that includes musical theater as well as dramatic acting and comedy.

Thank You

Our annual Holiday Concert was held on Sunday, December 14th at 7:00pm at Proctors GE Theatre in Schenectady. Our Family Holiday Show featured selections from FROZEN and also A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS in celebration of The Peanut’s 50th Anniversary. We also showcased a Winter Art Gallery Exhibit put on by our talented art students!  Thank You to all the students, teachers, friends and family who helped make this show a success.

All proceeds benefited our Student Scholarship Program.

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Why Choose Performance School of the Arts?

Not all studios are the same, so come check us out and see why! We continuously renovate and make improvements to our facility, including the use of new pianos in all of our private rooms and the addition of a student library and book room. We have recently expanded our school to include more classrooms and instruments available for music lessons, better soundproofing, a large recital hall, and more spacious dance/art/acting studios with natural lighting. Also, our staff is provided with ongoing professional development to ensure that our students and families are provided with the best experience possible.

We know that you have other choices when it comes to music, dance, art and theater instruction. At Performance School of the Arts, we continually strive to provide the best learning experience to our students for all fine arts programs. Whether you are looking for beginner music or dance lessons, group art classes, want to rock out in a rock band, or star in a musical theater production, we are here to help you achieve your goals in a positive and motivating atmosphere!

Finding a teacher is simple with us, as we have many university-trained and qualified professionals on our staff. No matter what your age or skill level, we can guarantee that we have a teacher who will be able to provide quality instruction for both children and adults.

We invite you to come in today and find out why we are the best fine arts school in the Greater Capital Region. We celebrate performing arts and sincerely love teaching music, dance, art and theater. We look forward to welcoming you into our fine arts family soon!


scholarship winnerScholarship Essay Contest

Congratulations to our Scholarship Essay Contest winner, Alana Finck! Alana wrote a beautiful essay describing what music means to her and why she wants to take lessons. Alana will receive a full year scholarship for the 2014-2015 school year. We are also proud of our two runners up, Matt Giallonardo and Lily Ruswick and thank ALL who sent in an essay. Read more…

(A big Thank You to Andy Iorio for always providing us with his beautiful photography) 

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Student of the Month is a fun program in which you can earn points in each of your individual lessons in Music, Dance, Theatre and Art. The students in each department with the most points will win a fun surprise at the end of each month. Every department has their own individual set of points. Click here for details!



Upcoming Events: Bring a Friend Week & Our 10 Year Anniversary Celebration!