Student Showcases

Most student showcase performances for our adult classes take place on the same day and at the same location that the class is regularly held. The vibe is a lot like a Second Half. Grab a drink and root for your Old Town School-mates!

Come Watch Our Adult Students ROCK!

On-site Student Showcase Dates
January - March Session: February 27 - March 5

Lincoln Campus Classes — Weekday Morning Classes

  • Monday Classes - 11:00 AM in Szold Hall (4545 N. Lincoln)
  • Wednesday Classes - 11:00 AM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)
  • Friday Classes - 11:00 AM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)

Lincoln Campus Classes — Weekday Evening Classes

  • Monday 6:30 PM Classes - 7:00 PM in the Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)
  • Monday 8:00 PM Classes - 8:40 PM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)
  • Tuesday 6:30 PM Classes - 7:20 PM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)
  • Tuesday 8:00 PM Classes - 8:40 PM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)
  • Any Tuesday Dance classes may perform starting at 7:15 PM in Szold Hall (4545 N. Lincoln)
  • Wednesday 6:00 PM & 6:30 PM Classes - 7:15 PM in Szold Hall (4545 N. Lincoln)
  • Thursday 5:30 PM Classes - 6:30 PM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)
  • Thursday 7:00 PM Classes - 7:30 PM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)
  • Thursday 8:30 PM Classes - 9:10 PM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)

Lincoln Campus Classes — Weekend Classes

  • Saturday Classes - 12:00 PM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln)
  • Sunday Classes - 12:45 PM in Maurer Hall (4544 N. Lincoln) (Beginning with dance classes and ending with percussion classes.)

Armitage Avenue Classes

  • Monday & Tuesday Classes - 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday Classes - 7:20 PM, 9:15 PM
  • Sunday Classes - 1:00 PM

More Onsite Showcases

These performances are free and open to the public.


Ensemble Showcase with Jacob Sweet
Friday, March 3, 7:30 - 10:00 PM
Hall, 909 West Armitage Avenue
Guitar 4Ever
Rockabilly Ensemble
Modern Country Ensemble

Ensemble Showcase
Sunday, March 5, 4:45 PM
Hall, 909 West Armitage Avenue
Eclectic Electric Ensemble with Tommi Zender & Steve Doyle
Folk Rock Acoustic Ensemble with Tommi Zender
Beatles Acoustic with Tommi Zender
New Americana Ensemble with Alton Smith

Ensemble Showcase with Shelley Miller
Sunday, March 12, 6:00 PM
Hall, 909 West Armitage Avenue
Grunge Ensemble
Riot Girl Ensemble


Offsite Performances


Jug Band Ensemble & Old Time Revival Ensembles
with Jonas Friddle
The 2nd Thursday of Every Other Month (February, April, June, August, October, and December)
The Grafton, 4530 N. Lincoln Avenue

Ensemble Showcase with Bill Brickey
Wednesday, February 22, 7:30 PM
Independence Tap, 3932 West Irving Park Road
Open Stage 101
Poets of Pop Ensemble
Vocal Technique for Guitarists

Ensemble Showcase with Steve Levitt
Friday, March 3 & Saturday, March 4, 7:00 PM
Hidden Cove, 5636 N. Lincoln Avenue
Friday:
Grateful Dead Ensemble
Concept - Soundtrack Album Ensemble
Saturday:
The Beatles Ensemble
'60s Classics Ensemble

Ensemble Showcase with John Mead
Saturday, March 4, 8:00 PM
Silvie's, 1902 W. Irving Park Road
R&B Ensemble
Disco Ensemble

Blues Band - Live! with Steve Hutchins, Bruce Altice, Lenny Marsh, and Harlan Terson
Sunday, March 5, 4:30 PM
Rosa's Lounge, 3420 W. Armitage Avenue

Ensemble Showcase
Sunday, March 5, 6:00 PM
Independence Tap, 3932 West Irving Park Road
The Steely Dan Ensemble with Cathy Norden
Beatles for Beginners Ensemble with Charles Kim
Teen Rock Ensemble - Crimson Octopus Society with Charles Kim
Classic Album Ensemble plays XTC's Drums and Wires with Charles Kim

Ensemble Showcase
Sunday, March 5, 7:00 PM
Silvie's, 1902 W. Irving Park Road
7:00 PM - Women's Acoustic Ensemble with Andrea Bunch
7:30 PM - Guitar 4Ever
8:00 PM - Pop Divas with Andrea Bunch & John Mead
9:00 PM - Here and Now Ensemble with Andrea Bunch
10:00 PM - '90s Alternative Ensemble with Andrea Bunch & John Mead

Songwriters' Showcase with Steve Dawson
Sunday, March 12, 6:00 PM
Silvie's, 1902 W. Irving Park Road

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