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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.

Youth Rock Band Ensemble 8-12 years

Intermediate

Thursday with Lenny Marsh or Max Berg

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $224 ($204 members)

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Ballet Levels 3 and 4

Intermediate

We would LOVE to bring this class back to our regular schedule! If you have a dancer who is ready to continue their ballet education beyond our current offerings please reach out to Erika Ochoa at erika.ochoa@oldtownschool.org. We are also offering private lessons in most genres for all ages!

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($376 members)

Jazz Dance 1: Ages 4 & 5

Beginner

Monday with Nicole Soriano

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($376 members)

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

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Ballet 1: ages 7 & Up

Beginner

Saturday or Sunday with Julianne Rice

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($376 members)

Beginner Friendly!

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Ballet 1: 12 & up

Beginner

We would LOVE to bring this class back to our regular schedule! If you have a dancer who is ready to continue their jazz education beyond our level 1 offerings please reach out to Erika Ochoa at erika.ochoa@oldtownschool.org. We are also offering private lessons in most genres for all ages!

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($376 members)

Ballet 2: ages 7 & Up

Intermediate

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

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $208 ($188 members)

Ballet 2: ages 9-12

Intermediate

We would LOVE to bring this class back to our regular schedule! If you have a dancer who is ready to continue their ballet education beyond our level 1 offerings please reach out to Erika Ochoa at erika.ochoa@oldtownschool.org. We are also offering private lessons in most genres for all ages!

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($376 members)

Youth Tap 2

Beginner

Wednesday with Ethan Kirschbaum

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($376 members)

Explore more advanced tap movements, steps, and rhythms!

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

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

Open to All

Wednesday with Marchello Lee

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($376 members)

Beginner friendly!

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Tap 1: ages 8 & up

Beginner

We would LOVE to bring this class back to our regular schedule! If you have a dancer who is ready to begin their tap education please reach out to Erika Ochoa at erika.ochoa@oldtownschool.org. We are also offering private lessons in most genres for all ages!

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($376 members)

Youth Breakdancing

Beginner

Tuesday or Saturday with Dylan Wray

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 16 weeks  ·  $416 ($376 members)

Location: Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave or Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Youth Latin Dance (Ages 10 & up)

Open to All

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

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $208 ($188 members)

Rhythms of West Africa for Youth 5-12 years

Open to All

Saturday with Joshua Guy

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 4 weeks  ·  $112 ($102 members)

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Kids Fiddle: Book Two

Intermediate

Tuesday or Saturday with Billy Oh, Stella Childs or Maddie Ring

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $240 ($220 members)

Location: Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave or Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Kids Fiddle Camp 8-12 years

Open to All

Monday through Friday with Anna Jacobson

180 minutes  ·  Daily for 1 week  ·  $350 ($330 members)

Ages 8-12 years old

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Guitar 1 - Kids

Beginner

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday or Sunday with Julie Helenius, Henry Altenberg, Jessica Martino, Ruben Portillo, Alec Feldges or Damien Dimas

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $224 ($204 members)

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus or Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave

Guitar 2 - Kids

Intermediate

Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday with Henry Altenberg, Jessica Martino, Alec Feldges or Damien Dimas

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $224 ($204 members)

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus or Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave

Kids Guitar 8-12: Taylor Swift

IntermediateNew!

Tuesday with Alicia Lees

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $224 ($204 members)

Location: Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave

Kids' Ensemble

Intermediate

Sunday with Damien Dimas

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $240 ($220 members)

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

Location: Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave

Big Drummers: 5 - 7 years

Beginner

Monday or Saturday with Lenny Marsh or Jimmee Eskridge

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $208 ($188 members)

Sticks, skins, and more!

Location: Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave or Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Kids Piano: 6 - 8 years

Beginner

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday or Sunday with Maryanne Johnson, Elaine Moore, Emily Weber, Cassie Fox, Henry Altenberg, Colin Kolasny, Lydia Martin, Will Fancher, Isaiah Sanderman, Meghan Kessel, Abigail Lyons or Carolina Gomez Jimenez

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $320 ($300 members)

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus or Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave

Youth Piano Lab - 1

Beginner

Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday with Colin Kolasny, Libby Apley or Abigail Lyons

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $224 ($204 members)

Combo Level

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Youth Piano Lab - 2

Beginner

Tuesday, Saturday or Sunday with Colin Kolasny, Libby Apley or Abigail Lyons

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $224 ($204 members)

in The Piano Lab

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Youth Piano Lab - 3

Intermediate

Tuesday or Sunday with Colin Kolasny or Abigail Lyons

60 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $224 ($204 members)

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Uke Should Know More! 8-12

IntermediateNew!

Saturday with Jimmee Eskridge

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $224 ($204 members)

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus

Young Voices 4-5 years

Open to All

Monday, Wednesday or Saturday with Nathan Kistler or Chloe Guerra

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $208 ($188 members)

Group singing class for young singers. Sing, move, and explore!

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus or Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave

Young Voices 6-8 years

Open to All

Monday, Wednesday or Saturday with Nathan Kistler or Chloe Guerra

45 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $208 ($188 members)

Group singing class for growing voices.

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus or Lincoln Park - Armitage Ave

Young Voices 9-12

Open to All

Saturday with Chloe Guerra

55 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $224 ($204 members)

Group singing and vocal technique for developing voices.

Location: Lincoln Square - Lincoln Ave Campus