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April 1, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 and the close of non-essential businesses issued by Governor Cuomo, Peridance Center will be CLOSED from Tuesday, March 17, 2020 through the end of the Quarantine.

For general or specific questions please email us:

For General Open Class Questions:

For School at Peridance Questions:

For Certificate Program Questions:

For Other Program Student Questions:

For Specific International Student Questions:

For General COVID-19 Questions:


March 16, 2020

We hope that you are healthy and safe. Peridance has taken every measure possible to stay open during this evolving COVID-19 situation, however,  with the recommendations by the city and for the safety and health of our Peridance family, we have made the difficult decision to temporarily close.

Peridance will be closed starting tomorrow, Tuesday March 17th through Sunday March 29th.

We understand how difficult this situation is for everyone within our community and across the globe and appreciate your continued support. We will continue to update you. Please also check on this webpage for more updates. Please do not hesitate to email us with any need or concern, our staff is going to be operating on a limited schedule.

We can’t wait to resume to normal and keep doing what we do best. We love and appreciate you as always!


March 8, 2020

Dear Peridance family,

The health and safety of our staff, faculty, and students will always our first priority. We will continue to be diligent in our
precautions in facing the evolving situation around COVID-19.

Peridance continues to operate as usual. Please check this page for any updates and follow the guidelines below:

-Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after visiting the restroom, before eating,
after blowing your nose, coughing, sneezing, or touching your face.
-If you are not feeling well, you should remain home.
-A washing station is available on the ground floor.
-Cover your sneeze or cough with your elbow, not your hands.
-Use wall dispensers on each floor of the studio. Ask assistance if you cannot find them.
-The Front Desk is instructed to wipe down ballet barres and encourage students to wipe hands after class.
-Our cleaning crews are professionally cleaning on a daily basis and are regularly disinfecting surfaces such as benches, faucets, toilets, paper towel dispensers, doorknobs, barres, and studio floors.
-Health guidelines are posted throughout the Center.

If any further actions are required, we will update this page. Let's work together so that we may continue to stay healthy!

For the most up-to-date information, Please visit the NYC Health Department’s website and social media channels. We encourage everyone to pay close attention to the announcements and advice of these public health experts.

Full-Time Program Students
-Students who are coming from abroad are required to self quarantine for 14 days.
-Students who are sick and staying home are required to contact their Program Direct/Coordinator to make arrangements.
-We recommend students to avoid travel - for a most up to date list of locations with confirmed COVID-19 cases go to Also go to Travel.State.Gov for more information.

Drop-In Students
Peridance’s Front Desk Managers will extend a class card expiration upon request for Drop-In Students who are sick and must stay home. Please send a written request by email to Subject line “Card Extension”.

Summer Intensives
Peridance will refund the deposit only if an event is canceled.

Children and Teens: School at Peridance
The School at Peridance will be closed from Monday, March 16th - Saturday, March 28th. During these next weeks, the administrative team will work on a make up class schedule to be offered to students for these missed classes. We will reach out to all families directly when a schedule has been determined.

    We greatly appreciate your attention and dedication to keeping Peridance safe!