For Students and Parents


NYPAA 2019/20 Schedule

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Academy Fall Start Date: September 7, 2019

Columbus Day Academy Observed: October 12, 2019

Veterans Day Academy Observed: November 9, 2019

Thanksgiving:  November 30, 2019

Winter Recess: December 28, 2019

Martin Luther King Jr: January 18, 2020

Memorial Day: May 23, 2020

Last Day of Fall Performing Arts Program: June 27, 2020

Welcome to The New York Performing Arts Academy! 

An education from NYPAA will symbolize your artistic success and pave the way towards an exciting and rewarding future. Embark on your journey forward, realize your educational goals and pursue your creative interests. Your time at NYPAA will be productive, stimulating and memorable!

NYPAA enjoys a long and rich tradition of innovative professional training of actors, directors, vocalists, composers, dancers, choreographers, teachers and other performing artists.

NYPAA stresses artistic collaboration and exploration, our courses are interdisciplinary. And our dynamic, award-winning faculty of practicing professionals are dedicated to serving our students as mentors inside and outside the classroom and to providing links for students to career opportunities in their fields.