Classes for 8-12 Year Olds



List of All Classes for Kids 8-Years Old and up (39 found)

Beginning Comics

Art  |  6 - 8 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $256 ($246 members)

Wednesday with Corinne Mucha

Build characters and spin stories while developing your own drawing style!

Beginning Drawing

Art  |  7 - 11 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $256 ($246 members)

Tuesday with Corinne Mucha

Learn techniques for realistic drawing while playing with new art materials!

Comic Book Projects

Art  |  9 - 13 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $256 ($246 members)

Sunday with Corinne Mucha

Use comics to create cool books and story projects!

Comics 1

Art  |  9 - 13 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $256 ($246 members)

If you would like to be contacted when this class runs again, please email Program Manager Alicia Manson with your contact information.

Kids' Banjo

Banjo  |  7-12 years

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

The next session of this class will be an 8-week session beginning the first week of March. Registration opens for current students on Monday, January 18th and for new students on Monday, January 25th. Let's MAKE music!

Ballet 2

Dance  |  6 - 9 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $528 ($498 members)

Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday with Nancy Teinowitz, Allison Grabarczyk or Hailey Meert

Continue exploring ballet fundamentals including terminology, basic steps, barre work, and floor routines!

Ballet 2 - 3

Dance  |  8 - 13 yrs

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $528 ($498 members)

Thursday with Nancy Teinowitz

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while focusing on technique!

Ballet 3

Dance  |  7 - 12 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $528 ($498 members)

Wednesday or Saturday with Nancy Teinowitz

Continue exploring rhythm and movement while learning more advanced technique!

Ballet 3 - 4

Dance  |  8-14 yrs

70 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $576 ($546 members)

Saturday with Nancy Teinowitz

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while focusing on technique!

Ballet 4

Dance  |  7 - 12 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $624 ($594 members)

Friday with Nancy Teinowitz

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while learning advanced technique!

Ballet Technique: Level 3

Dance  |  8 - 14 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $352 ($332 members)

Thursday with Nancy Teinowitz

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while focusing on technique!

Ballet Technique: Level 4

Dance  |  8 - 14 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($396 members)

The next session of Ballet Technique: Level 4 will begin the week of January 9th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, November 7th and for new students on Monday, November 14th. Come dance with us!

Hip-Hop Dance

Dance  |  8 - 13 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $528 ($498 members)

Monday with Lyn Cole

Explore the terminology and origins of hip-hop while learning all the moves!

Jazz Dance 1

Dance  |  6-8, 7-10 yrs

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $528 ($498 members)

Friday, Saturday or Sunday with TBA, Nancy Teinowitz or Allison Grabarczyk

Develop jazz techniques while learning a jazz dance vocabulary in this high-energy class!

Jazz Dance 2

Dance  |  7 - 12 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $528 ($498 members)

Thursday or Saturday with Nancy Teinowitz

Develop more advanced jazz techniques and combinations in this high-energy class!

Jazz Dance 3

Dance  |  8 - 13 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $624 ($594 members)

Wednesday or Saturday with Nancy Teinowitz

Develop sophisticated jazz techniques and perform choreography in this high-energy class!

Jazz Dance 4

Dance  |  8 - 13 years

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $624 ($594 members)

Monday with Nancy Teinowitz

Develop sophisticated jazz techniques and perform choreography in this fast-paced and advanced class!

Mini Modern

Dance  |  5 - 8 years

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $176 ($166 members)

Tuesday with Jen Guglielmi

Explore rhythm, space, choreography, and creative movement in this upbeat class! This is a great class for active boys and girls!

Tap 3

Dance  |  7 - 11 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $528 ($498 members)

Saturday with Lyn Cole

Explore sophisticated tap movements, steps, routines, and rhythms!

Tap for Boys 2

Dance  |  7 - 10 years

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $304 ($284 members)

Tuesday with Reggio McLaughlin

Boys make music with their feet in this high-energy tap class!

Youth String Band

Ensemble  |  7-12 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($396 members)

Tuesday with Jonas Friddle or Anna Jacobson

It's a great time to be playing in a band!

Advanced Fiddle: Note Reading - Kids

Fiddle & Cello  |  8 - 12 year olds

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($396 members)

Tuesday with Lisa Antonio or Anna Jacobson

A chamber ensemble of advanced fiddlers

Intermediate & Advanced Fiddle - Kids

Fiddle & Cello  |  5 - 7 year olds, 8 - 12 year olds

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($396 members)

Wednesday with Billy Oh or Lisa Antonio

Guitar 1 - Kids

Guitar  |  8 - 12 years

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $368 ($348 members)

Monday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday with Jason McInnes, Gabriel Medina, Geoff Dolce or Alex Farha

A great place to learn guitar for kids in grades 3 - 6!

Guitar 2 - Kids

Guitar  |  8 - 12 years

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $368 ($348 members)

Monday, Saturday or Sunday with Jason McInnes, Gabriel Medina or Alex Farha

Now 55 minutes of teaching and learning!

Guitar 3 - Kids

Guitar  |  8 - 12 years

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $368 ($348 members)

Friday, Saturday or Sunday with Jason McInnes, Gabriel Medina or Alex Farha

Now 55 minutes of teaching and learning!

Guitar 4 - Kids

Guitar  |  8-12 years

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $368 ($348 members)

Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday with Jason McInnes, Gabriel Medina or Alex Farha

Now 55 minutes of teaching and learning!

Guitar Together - Parent/Child Guitar Class

Guitar  |  7 years and up  ·  Parents and Children Together!

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Thursday or Saturday with Jason McInnes

Jarana

Guitar  |  All ages!

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Saturday with Zacbe Pichardo

Kids' Ensemble

Ensemble  |  6 - 12 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $208 ($198 members)

Monday or Sunday with Jonas Friddle or Geoff Dolce

Big Drummers

Drumming  |  5-7, 8-12 years

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $152 ($142 members)

Saturday or Sunday with Lenny Marsh, Carlos Cornier or Zacbe Pichardo

Youth Piano Lab - 2

Piano  |  8 year(s)

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $368 ($348 members)

Wednesday, Thursday or Sunday with Farah Farid or Mary Jane Kwan

Youth Piano Lab - 1

Piano  |  8 - 12 years

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $368 ($348 members)

Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday or Sunday with Farah Farid, Mary Jane Kwan or Li-Ying Chang

in The Piano Lab

Youth Piano Lab: Theory & Composition

Piano  |  8-12 years

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $368 ($348 members)

The next session of this class will be a 16-week session beginning the week of January 4th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, November 9th and for new students on Monday, November 16th. Let's MAKE music!

Youth Musical Theater Ensemble

Theater  |  8-11 years

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 13 weeks  ·  $396 ($376 members)

Tuesday with Mary Peterson or Nick Davio

Be brilliant, be bold, be musical, be you!

Young Voices: 6, 7 & 8 years

Voice  |  6 - 8 years

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $160 ($150 members)

Tuesday or Wednesday with Lindsay Weinberg

If you want to sing out, sing out!

Young Voices: 8 & 9 years

Voice  |  8 - 10 years

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $160 ($150 members)

Wednesday with Lindsay Weinberg

If you want to sing out, sing out!

Young Voices: 10, 11, & 12 years

Voice  |  10 year(s)

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $160 ($150 members)

Tuesday with Nick Davio

Youth Irish Tin Whistle

  |  8 year(s)

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $184 ($174 members)

Friday with Patrick Cannady

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