The Cheshire Performing Arts Academy is central Connecticut's premier performing arts studio. Family owned and operated since its founding in 2015, CPAA offers competition and recreational classes, led by professionally trained instructors. Here at CPAA we provide exceptional dance training with an expert teaching staff. Our core mission is to build confidence in our students by establishing an enjoyable environment, promoting healthy bodies and minds, and cultivating creative expression. We encourage each student to strive for their personal best. Our teachers and curriculum create a learning experience based on hard work, discipline, kindness, creativity, fun, and tolerance towards others

Here at CPAA we offer many styles of dance including Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Modern, Contemporary, and Pointe!


Erin Brady - Artistic Director
Erin has spent the majority of her life learning and teaching various forms of dance. She was professionally trained at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA, and has been teaching since 2012. She specializes in ballet, pointe, and lyrical. Many of the performances she's choreographed have received top honors at competitions across the country.

Logan Brady - Business Director
Logan is an accomplished businessman with a wide array of experiences. He has worked in finance, supply chain management, and operations, and is currently a Director at Saint Mary's Health System. He holds a bachelors degree in Public Relations from The University of Alabama, and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Quinnipiac University.