The Griffith Academy, founded in 1954, is one of the nation’s top Irish dancing schools with a long tradition building community and character through the art of dance. The School has produced top competitive Irish dancers and international performers for more than fifty years. In addition to Irish, the School offers classes in Ballet, Tap, and Jazz to all levels ages 3 to adult. We also offer an all-boys class.

Classes are offered in Old Wethersfield, Glastonbury, and Manchester, Connecticut. Come join our extraordinary family of staff and students for an artistic education that will last a lifetime.

Important News and Notifications
Stacy Clark (our former desk assistant and Gail Clark's daughter) was in an accident while on duty as a State Trooper. She is now home and is expected to make a full recovery. Please keep her in your thoughts and prayers.

A Message From The Director
An introduction from our director, Mary Beth Griffith.