Dance School

Since 2000, Piel Canela Dance School is an organization dedicated to bringing the world of Latin Dance, Music and Culture to the world.
We offer affordable group and private classes structured within a friendly, fun and sympathetic atmosphere.
Our instructors are devoted to teaching our dance and an appreciation of our history and music.

Hours of Operation


Monday - Friday
6:30pm - 10:30pm

Saturdays (coming in February 2024)
1:00pm - 6:00pm


Monday - Friday
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Saturdays (coming in February 2024)
1:00pm - 6:00pm

2024 Holiday Closings
Monday, January 1, New Years Eve
Thursday, July 4, Independence Day
Thursday, November 28, Thanksgiving Day
Tuesday, December 24, Christmas Eve
Wednesday, December 25, Christmas Day
Tuesday, December 31, New Year's Eve
Wednesday, January 1, New Year's Day

Where to find us

We are located in the heart of New York City, just two blocks north of Madison Square Garden and close to every Subway service on the westside.  You can also commute into Port Authority or Penn Station and take a short walk to our dance studios.


500 8th Ave.
between 35th & 36th Streets
4th Floor
New York, NY, 10018, USA




Our dance school features 15 dance studios of varying sizes to meet every classes needs.
All studios have pianos, mirrors, acoustical curtains and Marley or wood sprung floors.
There are changing rooms and bathrooms on each floor.

our Pick

Large Studios

Everyone get enough space in our most popular classes 

Medium Studios

Great for our specialized classes and higher level classes.  

Small Studios

Perfect for small groups and for private classes