Mary Jo's Performing Arts Academy & Tampa Bay Triple Threat Theatre

Dance Studio

About Us

Our Mission
To educate, empower and inspire students of all ages and abilities in a safe, stimulating environment. To create a safe haven where students can explore their creativity, develop self-confidence, overcome fears and explore various pathways to express their inner selves. To provide our students the vehicle to find their inner voice and learn life lessons that will help mold them into successful young adults. To share our passion for the arts and make a difference in this world one child at a time!

Our Vision
To offer a place where all artistic disciplines can be explored; allowing students to discover their own creative preference and style.
To provide the highest quality teaching staff and academy environment.
To educate to our fullest potential utilizing the proper technical instruction in all curriculum offerings.
To hold true to the history of the performing arts as passed down from generation to generation while incorporating the new teachings of today’s vibrant dance styles.
To help students develop the self-confidence necessary to find their inner voice and succeed in a competitive society.
To create a safe, nurturing environment where all students can learn at their own pace regardless of their age or abilities.
To provide a faculty that is knowledgeable and willing to utilize various teaching techniques so that each individual can soar.
To offer a variety of performing opportunities for students to incorporate their artistic achievements.
To instill lifelong learning skills.
To promote a professional and disciplined attitude in class, rehearsal and perf




Rep/Contact Info

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Mary Jo Scanio
Sheri Whittington