Our locations will be open during limited hours over the break. View the schedule here »

Upcoming Events »

Jazz Club Tour Pass

Wednesday 08/31/16 6:00 PM

Johnny Blas & his Afro-Libre Orquesta

Wednesday 08/31/16 7:30 PM

The Gather-All

Friday 09/02/16 6:30 PM


Wednesday 09/07/16 8:30 PM

Haas Kowert Tice

Thursday 09/08/16 8:00 PM

Yo La Tengo

Friday 09/09/16 7:00 PM & 10:00 PM


Friday 09/09/16 8:30 PM

Dance Basics for Couples

Saturday 09/10/16 1:00 PM

Swing Dance: Brush-Up Workshop

Saturday 09/10/16 3:00 PM

Kids Classes »

Have fun! Be creative!

Old Town School Kids are creative, confident, lifelong learners! Join us in our exciting and dynamic art, dance, and music classes for kids of all ages. At Old Town School, there's a class experience for everyone!

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Adult Classes »

No Experience Necessary

New to music, dance, theater, or art? You've come to the right place. We offer a wide range of adult group classes designed to make any beginner feel at home. Our school also has a comprehensive selection of classes for intermediate and advanced students. We also offer private lessons on many instruments every day of the week.


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The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000