2020/2021 FALL REGISTRATIONS!
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CLASSES BEGIN SEPTEMBER 11, 2020
Contact us for information!
About Norma's School of Dance
Committed to helping our dancers achieve their dreams!
Our studio offers fall & summer classes in Ballet, Pointe, Lyrical, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Technique, Turn & Leap, All Boys Classes & Co-ed Classes! Combo Classes for our littlest dancers & Princess Dance for summertime fun! Company Combo Classes for pre-teens & teens!
Award winning Competition Team NSD - by audition only!
Alumni Classes in Hip Hop, Jazz, Lyrical & Tap!
Ages 2 - Adult!
Why Choose Us?
*Safety, Comfort & Service
In addition to our great location & convenient parking, our spacious dance studios & office are fully equipped with raised dance flooring & are fully air conditioned. Our spacious front office waiting area offers plenty of seating, large flat screen TV & friendly office staff
who are always available to help you
whenever classes are in session!
Until further notice, our waiting room/office will be unavailable for breaks, waiting, etc.
Masks must be worn to enter our studio. Class sizes are limited and all are DROP OFF ONLY. Our studios are equipped with HEPA air filters, floors are marked off to allow for 6' distancing, both studios and bathrooms are cleaned and sanitized throughout the day and in between use/classes. Sanitizer is available throughout the studio and office.
All students will be required to sanitize their hands upon entry and exit of our studio.
All students are required to submit a health waiver. Employees and students are temperature screened daily and wear masks during classes. Online classes are available to any student wishing to take class from home.
Our studio features cameras that broadcast classes LIVE into our front office waiting area on our large flat screen TV!
*Professional & Caring Teaching Staff*
At NSD you will find friendly, compassionate, highly trained teachers & assistants who are truly passionate about teaching & dedicated to bringing out the best in every student at our studio! We are constantly renovating & updating our facility and programs so that we may offer our dance families the best experience possible.
NSD offers a large variety of classes
throughout the year from age 2 - adult
Whether your dancer chooses to dance recreationally or competitively
our goals remain the same; to develop positive self esteem, confidence, accountability & leadership. We pride ourselves as being a dance family & encourage life long friendships by creating several events in and outside of class times throughout the season such as;
Holiday Celebrations, Performance Opportunities,
Themed Dance Days, Trips to NYC for a show/classes,
Dance Conventions, Volunteer Opportunities, Toys for Tots,
Team Fundraisers & much more!
Norma's School of Dance has been a part of the Bethpage Community since the early 1960's. If you live , work or just visit in our wonderful town, simply just ask around and you will be sure to meet a current or former member of our dance family!
We have been blessed to watch many generations walk
or should we say DANCE through our doors! ;)
Come visit us & see what we are all about!
Celebrating decades of dance education!
School of Dance
NSD prides itself on our wonderful reputation for being "Family" & "The Place To Be" Our studio has been a dancer's home away from home for more than 5 decades! Our student body is filled with multigenerational family members! We have the honor of instructing our Alumni's children, & even grandchildren! Our talented & caring staff provides each student with the education & personalized attention necessary to succeed with confidence!
Our Team NSD competes throughout the season and have been the proud recipients of numerous top awards, medals, trophies, invitations to Regional & National Competitions including the Studio of Excellence Award for 2017, 2018 & 2019 as well as the Class Act Studio Award for 2019!
Our recreational Company Dancers volunteer to perform for several events throughout the year including our town's Annual Holiday Lighting Celebration for the Chamber of Commerce!
Hear it From the Dancers & Parents!
Beginner through advanced!
Recreational and competitive!
We have something for everyone
no matter what the reason for dancing!
Office Hours as of September 2020
please call before visiting during our summer season!
Sunday by appt only
Please call before visiting as schedule changes after competition & recital season ends
"Thank YOU for all your passion and dedication! You always give 100% to all your "children". We are beyond blessed to be part of the NSD family. Norma would be thrilled to see how you both have embraced her love for dance and have created this amazing dance family.
Enjoy some well deserved rest!! See you in the summer!! Xo" -Denise M
"I went to Norma's, my sister went to Norma's, my cousin goes to Norma's & now my daughters go to Norma's! I would never have sent them anywhere else! It is not only a great dance school, it is a family! Love NSD!!!"
"Norma's is amazing! My childhood home since I was 3! The greatest place to not only learn the art of dance but to meet the greatest people that turn into family! I am so blessed to still be a part of the NSD family I can't wait for my baby girl to start dance in 2017! Crazy I know! Thank you NSD for all the amazing memories! Love you all!"
"Norma's is the best dance school, hands down! My daughter and my son have been attending Norma's for years and couldn't ask for a better studio. People think of dance as a "girl thing," my son had a passion for dance early on and Norma's welcomed him in open arms and made him feel like he belonged there! There are MANY BOYS that attend Norma's and growing. I couldn't thank them enough for the opportunity they gave my boy to do what he loves and feel more than comfortable doing so!! So grateful for the amazing mentors at NSD" -Tracie S
"Thanks for a wonderful year! You guys are the best around! Xoxo" -Shannon M
"My daughter who is 16 now has been going to Norma's since kindergarten. One of the best experiences of her life. Teachers are all awesome." -Beth C
"Best years of my life. This place instilled my passion for dancing and recognized my potential at a young age."-Shannon L
"Thank you for another wonderful year, the recital was fantastic! Looking forward to the fall!"
"Such a wonderful bitter sweet night for my daughter NSD is truly the best. Thanks to all the wonderful teachers and dancers. Can't wait for this weekend.
-Team NSD Graduate Mom Laurie P
"You are all amazing and so glad that Madelyn is able to be a part of such talented staff members and dancers! Thank you!" -Hope D
"Everything you do for all the dancers makes us proud to be a part of NSD.
Gianna learned so much more than dance at NSD. Your impact will be with her forever. Her family at NSD will always be a special part of her life because of each and every one of you. Please take a well deserved bow!! Thank you for all that you do, it never goes unnoticed...Never Stop Dancing!!!!" - Chris N (dance dad)
"Bella said this morning she knew why we won The Studio of Excellence. She said we support each other, we go to watch each other! It doesn't matter how we do but that we are there for each other! I cannot agree more. Our kids sit there and watch each other and support! It makes me so happy :) Thank you again for everything you do, we love you <3" -Maria M
"Thank you for all you guys do to make this dance school a 2nd family to our kids. We are blessed to be a part of this amazing family - you guys are the Best!" - Cathy F
"Thank you ladies for being so supportive and making Normas a second home to Jessie and even Jamie. They both know they can always look to NSD as a place of acceptance and a fun and loving atmosphere. Norma's does not only build great dancers but great people too!
"Thank you for everything you do for our children. Norma's is a very special place and we are so happy to be a part of this. -Stacey H
"Thank you for all you do for our dancers. I'm very happy Sofia belongs to such a close and warm dance family. She has learned so much." -Nancy M
"Thank you to all of the teachers, your patience and support is amazing! So glad we were able to be a part of this talented group! Love to all!" -Kim V
"I love seeing Jordyn with all of her teammates bonding, giggling, supporting, encouraging, and cheering for one another. It is also so amazing to see the beautiful relationship between the girls and all the teachers." -Chris G
"Such dedication from the entire Norma's family and it shows each year with the amazing show you put on...so grateful and honored to be a part of it all! thank you, thank you, thank you! "💜-J Downey
"Fabulous show! Another great year down.. since 1985 and counting (with a tiny break in there to birth the new generation. ha!) Thanks for a great dance year!" -G.Miller
"Great show yesterday, as always!! I want to sign my daughter up for next year. She came home last night beaming, saying what an amazing day it was. Thank you for all you do."-H. Maloney
"I feel like Kyra and I just walked through the doors when she was 3 years old and told me she wanted to dance and Miss Nicole told me everything I needed to do and now here she is a Senior! Kyra will always be proud to be part of the NSD Family and we have memories to last a lifetime. Thank You All!"💜
- M. Ehrlinger (2019 grad mom)
"Thank you for NSD for all you have done! Just reading this now and the words are so true! You have been more than a dance studio, you have been a second home and family! Thank you for all you have done for Lauren!!"💜😘 - D.Schleith (2019 grad mom)
"Thank you to all of you for all that you do! The love and support you’ve given Madeline throughout the years shows the true meaning of being part of the NSD Family"y💜
"Thank you for all you do for our children! They are truly lucky to be part of the Norma's family! Norma's is the best! "
"I can’t believe how fast the years have flown by. We will always treasure our NSD Family. You have all made a mark in our hearts that will last a lifetime. Thank you for being there for Madeline through it all! I can’t wait for recital next week! I will bring a box of tissues"😢💕-N.Schmidt (2019 grad mom)
"Thank you for always supporting the dreams of the dancers! Without all of you and all you do everyday for our children none of this would have been possible!
This was definitely an experience that will never be forgotten."
"The kids danced beautifully yesterday. So proud of them, as always. Thank you ladies for running a studio that teaches kindness, and the true meaning of team, and supporting each other. You are giving them valuable lessons they will take with them wherever they go in life.😘
"So exciting to see our team on the world stage!!! Loved it!!! Thank you for a beautiful day!!! My daughter has the loveliest friends because of Norma's!" -D.Baron