Operated by The Joyce Theater Foundation, DANY (Dance Art New York) Studios serves the needs of independent choreographers, not-for-profit dance companies and the dance/theater communities by providing eleven affordable studios appropriate for rehearsals, auditions, classes, workshops and more. Lockers, showers, WiFi and other amenities are available.
Studio spaces at DANY Studios are equipped with sprung wood floors, mirrors, portable and fixed barres and audio/video systems(including iPod/mini plug connection) for rehearsal use. Pianos are also available.
Please take a moment to review our rental policies and aquaint yourself with our studios. Then, contact us at 212-564-3808 to reserve your space at either DANY Studios today.
Please note, with the exception of a series of Master Classes produced by our Education Program, The Joyce Theater Foundation and its affiliated venues, including The Joyce Theater and DANY Studios, have no association with classes and workshops offered by teachers, artists, companies or other groups renting at our facilities. The Joyce is not responsible for the content of the classes nor the methods by which they are taught.Major support for The Joyce Theater Foundation’s operations at DANY Studios has been provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Support for the makeover of the lobby and reception areas has been provided by Vicente Wolf/Vicente Wolf Associates, Eric Paeper, First Republic Bank, Margaret Russell/Architectural Digest, Miri Small/MSK Illuminations, Crate & Barrel, Victor Liss/Edgar Fabrics, Tech Lighting, PPG Pittsburgh Paints, and Leader Electric. DANY Studios is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Generous support has also been provided by Bloomberg, Mertz Gilmore Foundation, William Dailey/Building and Zoning Consultant, Frank Sciame/F.J. Sciame Construction Co., Anonymous, J. Kerry Clayton, Richard Lukins, and Steven M. Pesner.