Performing Arts for All Ages

Performing Arts for All Ages

Why Applause?

Operating in NYC for 25 years, Applause inspires, nurtures and trains aspiring young artists from
ages 3-18 in the performing arts. Hundreds of our students have gone on to successful careers in
theater, dance and film acting.
Classes For All Ages
Applause is the only NYC performing arts program offering continuous instruction from pre-school through high school in theater, dance and film acting.
Experienced Instructors
Applause boasts a roster of talented and experienced Broadway, Dance, TV and Film Acting instructors who infuse their classes with passion every day.
Showtime
At Applause we take our name seriously. Nothing is more important than experiencing the exhilaration of putting your training to work in front of an audience. Every class performs.

Our Departments

Theater
Theater
Applause delivers expert training in acting, singing and musical theatre to kids ages 3-18. Classes are available at all levels, from beginning to pre-professional training.
Dance
Dance
Applause Dance offers a variety of classes and programs in a supportive and noncompetitive environment. Whether you are a budding hip hop star or an experienced dancer looking to refine your skills, we have the class for you!
YouTube Space
Film Acting
Whether you want to act in movies, create your own movies or become a YouTube star, this is the program that will give you the tools to make your Hollywood dreams a reality!

Check Out Our Viral YouTube Channel

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  • That's My Mummy!

  • Filter Face

  • The Bugaluga

  • Obsessed Much

  • The Princess Who Loved Ballet

  • I Take All the Puppies

  • Super Babies!

  • Almost Married

  • Moms of the Past

  • Evil Wendy

  • The Fairy Wish

  • Still Kid

Dance Company
Ready to get started?
1. Find the departments you are interested in.
2. Find the right classes for your child.
3. Sign up online and receive confirmation from Applause.

Not sure about something?
Have questions about a class?
Schedule? Audition process?
Either head to our FAQ page for general questions or call us at 212-717-0703.