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 ($246 members)

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

Beginning Drawing

Beginner

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

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

Comic Book Projects

Advanced

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

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $512 ($492 members)

Comics 1

Intermediate

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

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $512 ($492 members)

Ballet 2

Intermediate

Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday with Nancy Teinowitz, Allison Grabarczyk or Shawn Lent

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 3

Advanced

Monday or Saturday with Nancy Teinowitz

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

Continue exploring rhythm and movement while learning more advanced technique!

Ballet 3 - 4

Intermediate

Saturday with Nancy Teinowitz

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

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while focusing on technique!

Ballet 4

Advanced

Friday with Nancy Teinowitz

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $432 ($412 members)

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while learning advanced technique!

Ballet Technique: Level 3

Intermediate

Thursday with Nancy Teinowitz

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

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while focusing on technique!

Ballet Technique: Level 3 & 4

Intermediate

Wednesday with Nancy Teinowitz

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

Explore sophisticated rhythm and movement while focusing on technique!

Hip-Hop Dance

Beginner

Monday with Lyn Cole

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

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

Jazz Dance 1

Beginner

Wednesday or Sunday with Nancy Teinowitz or Allison Grabarczyk

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $368 ($352 members)

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

Jazz Dance 2

Intermediate

Thursday or Saturday with Nancy Teinowitz

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 or Saturday with Nancy Teinowitz

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $432 ($412 members)

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

Jazz Dance 4

Advanced

Monday or Friday with Nancy Teinowitz

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $432 ($412 members)

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

Tap 3

Advanced

Saturday with Lyn Cole

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

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

Tap for Boys 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 4

Advanced

Saturday with Lyn Cole

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 24 weeks  ·  $552 ($522 members)

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

Dance Camp 6-13 years

Beginner

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

Youth String Band

Advanced

Tuesday with Jonas Friddle or Anna Jacobson

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

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

Kids' Fiddle: Book Two

Intermediate

Monday, Wednesday or Saturday with Billy Oh, Lisa Antonio or Javier Orman

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $424 ($384 members)

Advanced Fiddle: Tune Boosters - Kids

Advanced

The next session will be an 8 week session beginning the week of April 29th followed by another 8 week session beginning the week of June 24th. For the spring session, registration opens for current students on Monday, March 18th and new and returning students on March 25th. In the meantime, email Erin Flynn eflynn@oldtownschool.org for placement in a Kids' Fiddle group class and/or private lessons. And, join us at the FREE Saturday OPEN Jam any Saturday at noon at 909 Armitage. It's for all levels and ages and an important way we collaborate in learning. Bring your instrument or borrow one of ours.

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $212 ($202 members)

Guitar 1 - Kids

Beginner

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

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

Guitar 2 - Kids

Intermediate

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

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

Now 55 minutes of teaching and learning!

Guitar 3 - Kids

Advanced

Monday or Sunday with Jason McInnes or Gabriel Medina

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

Now 55 minutes of teaching and learning!

Guitar 4 - Kids

Advanced

Wednesday or Saturday with Jason McInnes or Alex Farha

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

Now 55 minutes of teaching and learning!

Guitar Club

IntermediateNew!

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

Guitar Together - Parent/Child Guitar Class

Beginner

Thursday or Saturday with Jason McInnes

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

Jarana

Advanced

The next session will be an 8 week session beginning the week of January 7th. Registration opens for current students on Monday, November 12th and new and returning students on November 19th.
In the meantime, join us at the FREE Saturday OPEN Jam any Saturday at noon at 909 Armitage. It's for all levels and ages and an important way we collaborate in learning. Bring your instrument or borrow one of ours.

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

Kids' Ensemble

Intermediate

Monday or Wednesday with Jonas Friddle or Geoff Dolce

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $212 ($202 members)

Advanced Kids' Ensemble

Advanced

Saturday with Alex Farha

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

Big Drummers

Beginner

Saturday or Sunday with Lenny Marsh or Carlos Cornier

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $156 ($146 members)

Sticks, skins, and more!

Youth Piano Lab - 1

Beginner

Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday or Sunday with Farah Farid, Julia Storke or Li-Ying Chang

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

in The Piano Lab

Youth Piano Lab - 2

Beginner

Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday with Farah Farid, Julia Storke or Li-Ying Chang

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

in The Piano Lab

Youth Piano Lab - 3

Intermediate

Sunday with Li-Ying Chang

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

Youth Piano Lab

Advanced

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

Youth Musical Theater

Intermediate

Tuesday with Mary Peterson or Nick Davio

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 13 weeks  ·  $351 ($331 members)

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

Young Voices: 6, 7 & 8 years

Beginner

Tuesday or Wednesday with Lindsay Weinberg

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $168 ($158 members)

If you want to sing out, sing out!

Young Voices: 8, 9, & 10 years

Beginner

Wednesday with Lindsay Weinberg

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $168 ($158 members)

If you want to sing out, sing out!

Young Voices: 10, 11 & 12 years

Open to All

Tuesday with Nick Davio

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $168 ($158 members)