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
March - April Session: April 24 - 30

Lincoln Campus Classes — Weekday Morning Classes

  • Monday Classes - 11:00 AM in Szold Hall (4545 N. Lincoln)
  • Wednesday Classes - 11:00 AM in Szold Hall (4545 N. Lincoln)
  • Friday Classes - 11:15 AM in the Harris Gallery (4544 N. Lincoln)

Lincoln Campus Classes — Weekday Evening Classes

  • 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 - 6:20 PM in Szold Hall (4545 N. Lincoln)
  • Thursday 7:00 PM Classes - 7:30 PM in Szold Hall (4545 N. Lincoln)
  • Thursday 8:30 PM Classes - 9:10 PM in Szold Hall (4545 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) (Djembe, West African Dance, Guitar)

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.


Old Town School Community Choir with Rebecca Toon
Monday, April 24, 6:30 PM
Maurer Hall, 4544 North Lincoln Avenue

Musical Theater Ensemble with Cathy Norden, Jeff Gandy, Mary Peterson
Tuesday, April 25, 6:30 PM
Maurer Hall, 4544 North Lincoln Avenue

Ensemble Showcase
Sunday, May 7, 4:30 PM
Hall, 909 West Armitage Avenue
Eclectic Electric Ensemble with Tommi Zender
Folk Rock Acoustic Ensemble with Tommi Zender
Beatles Acoustic with Tommi Zender
New Americana Ensemble with Alton Smith
Grunge Ensemble with Shelley Miller


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
Friday, April 28, 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 with Andrea Bunch
8:00 PM - Pop Divas with Andrea Bunch & John Mead
9:00 PM - Here and Now Ensemble with Andrea Bunch
10:00 PM - '90s Ensemble with Andrea Bunch & John Mead

Ensemble Showcase with Steve Levitt
Friday, April 28 & Saturday, April 29, 7:00 PM
Hidden Cove, 5636 N. Lincoln Avenue
Friday:
Grateful Dead Ensemble
Concept - Soundtrack Album Ensemble
Saturday:
The Beatles Ensemble
'60s Classics Ensemble

Klezmer Ensemble with Maryanne Bossert
Saturday, April 29, 12:00 - 2:00 PM
City News Café, 4018 N. Cicero

Ensemble Showcase with John Mead
Saturday, April 29, 8:00 PM
Silvie's, 1902 W. Irving Park Road
R&B Ensemble
Disco Ensemble

Ensemble Showcase with Dan Fulkerson
Saturday, April 29, 8:00 PM
Phyllis' Musical Inn's, 1800 W. Division
Foo Fighters Ensemble
Overdrive 2 Electric Guitar Styles

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

Songwriters' Showcase with Steve Dawson
Sunday, April 30, 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Silvie's, 1902 W. Irving Park Road

Ensemble Showcase with Charles Kim
Sunday, April 30, 6:00 PM
Independence Tap, 3932 West Irving Park Road
Beatles for Beginners Ensemble
Teen Rock Ensemble - Crimson Octopus Society
Classic Album Ensemble plays Devo's Freedom of Choice

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