Classes for 8-12 Year Olds

Explore dance, theater, music, and visual art!

From drumming to piano, drawing to fiddle, young voices to musical theater, guitar to comics, modern dance to tap, ballet to jazz, Old Town is the place to discover your creative you.

Beginning Comics

Beginner

Wednesday with Corinne Mucha

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $256 ($236 members)

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

Beginning Drawing

Beginner

Saturday with Sara Noori

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $256 ($236 members)

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

Comic Book Projects

Advanced

Thursday with Corinne Mucha

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $256 ($236 members)

Use comics to create cool books and story projects!

Kids' Banjo

Beginner

We love Kids Banjo at the Old Town School of Folk Music. Please register for private lessons with one of our fantastic teachers and email: eflynn@oldtownschool.org with your interest in group classes.

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $188 ($178 members)

Exploring the Arts - Summer Camp Edition

Open to AllNew!

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday with Staff

360 minutes  ·  Once a week for 1 week  ·  $500 ($500 members)

Tap for Boys 1 & 2

Beginner

Tuesday with Reggio McLaughlin

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $312 ($292 members)

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

Tap & Ballet 1: ages 5 to 8

Beginner

Sunday with Kathleen Myers

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

An introduction to both tap & ballet technique for young dancers.

Ballet 1B: ages 7 to 12

BeginnerNew!

Monday with Nichola Goss

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

Ballet 2

Intermediate

Saturday or Sunday with Allison Grabarczyk or Maria Blanco

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

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

Ballet 2 & 3

Intermediate

Wednesday with Nichola Goss

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

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while focusing on technique and musicality!

Ballet 4 & 5

AdvancedNew!

Wednesday with Nichola Goss

75 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $400 ($380 members)

Youth West African Dance

Beginner

Thursday with Idy Ciss

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $132 ($112 members)

Tap for Boys 3

Beginner

Tuesday with Reggio McLaughlin

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $312 ($292 members)

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

Youth Street Dance/Hip-Hop: ages 7 to 12

Open to All

Wednesday or Thursday with Monternez Rezell or Maria Blanco

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $184 ($164 members)

Tap 1B: ages 7 to 12

BeginnerNew!

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

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

Youth Modern Dance: 7 to 12 years

Beginner

Tuesday with Ariel Dorsey

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

Explore musicality, body awareness, and more while focusing on dance as dynamic artistry!

Youth Music Theater Dance

Open to AllNew!

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

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

Youth Contemporary Dance: ages 7 to 12

Beginner

Monday with India Smith

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

Explore musicality, body awareness, and more while focusing on dance as dynamic artistry!

Jazz Dance 1B: ages 7 to 12

Beginner

Wednesday with Aaron Umsted

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

Jazz Dance 1 & 2

BeginnerNew!

Saturday with Julianne Rice

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

Jazz Dance 2

Intermediate

Wednesday with Aaron Umsted

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

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

Jazz Dance 3

Advanced

Thursday with Allison Grabarczyk

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

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

Jazz Dance 4 & 5

AdvancedNew!

Monday with Allison Grabarczyk

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

Be In A Band: 7 - 12 years

Open to AllNew!

Tuesday with Mary Peterson or Nick Davio

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $212 ($292 members)

This band is for you!

Youth String Band

Advanced

Tuesday with Jonas Friddle or Anna Jacobson

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $424 ($404 members)

For experienced players, focused work arranging and building a string band repertoire ready for performance.

Kids Fiddle: Book Two

Intermediate

Wednesday or Saturday with Billy Oh or Kristen Seto

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $424 ($404 members)

Guitar 1 - Kids

Beginner

Monday or Saturday with Camilo Rincon or Pedro Garcia

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $376 ($356 members)

Guitar 2 - Kids

Intermediate

Monday, Saturday or Sunday with Camilo Rincon, Pedro Garcia, Sam Cantor or James Abud

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $376 ($356 members)

Now 55 minutes of teaching and learning!

Guitar 3 - Kids

Advanced

Monday or Saturday with Pedro Garcia or Sam Cantor

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $376 ($356 members)

Now 55 minutes of teaching and learning!

Guitar 4 - Kids

Advanced

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $376 ($356 members)

Guitar Together - Parent/Child Guitar Class

Beginner

Friday with Jessica Martino

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $188 ($168 members)

Kids Ensemble

Intermediate

Monday with Camilo Rincon or Sam Cantor

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $424 ($404 members)

Practice on primary instrument, plus explore a secondary instrument in the band!

Advanced Kids Ensemble

Advanced

Saturday with Sam Cantor or Katie Klocke

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $424 ($404 members)

For experienced players ready for a band experience!

Big Drummers: 5 - 7 years

Beginner

Saturday with Lenny Marsh

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $156 ($136 members)

Sticks, skins, and more!

Youth Drumming: 8-12 years

Beginner

Sunday with Carlos Cornier

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $156 ($136 members)

Youth Piano Lab - 1: 8 - 12 years

Beginner

Thursday, Saturday or Sunday with Farah Farid or ECKBERT SIERRA

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $376 ($356 members)

in The Piano Lab

Youth Piano Lab - 2: 8- 12 years

Beginner

Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday with Farah Farid or ECKBERT SIERRA

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $376 ($356 members)

in The Piano Lab

Youth Piano Lab - 3: 8 - 12 years

Intermediate

Saturday with ECKBERT SIERRA

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $376 ($356 members)

Youth Piano Lab - 1 & 2: 8 - 12 years

Beginner

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

Ballet

BeginnerNew!

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $156 ($136 members)

Sound Effects: An Exploration

Open to AllNew!

Monday with Rawson Vint

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $212 ($192 members)

Kids Ukulele

Open to All

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $188 ($168 members)

Young Voices: 10, 11 & 12 years

Open to All

The next session will be an 8 week session beginning the week of April 29th. Registration opens on March 18th!

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $168 ($148 members)

Young Voices: 6, 7 & 8 years

Open to All

Tuesday or Wednesday with Lindsay Weinberg

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $168 ($148 members)

If you want to sing out, sing out!

Young Voices: 8, 9 & 10 years

Open to All

Wednesday with Lindsay Weinberg

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $168 ($148 members)

If you want to sing out, sing out!