Teachers at the Old Town School

Kathleen Myers

Early Childhood Dance

Kathleen has her undergraduate degree in musical theatre from Western Illinois University and her graduate degree in education with a specialization in early childhood from Ashford University. She has worked as an actor, teacher, choreographer, and director for companies such as Lexington Children's Theatre, Missoula Children's Theatre, the Beverly Arts Center, The Stage School, Riversong Dance Studio, TheatreWorks Florida, Emerald City Theatre, and the Mundelein Park District. Kathleen maintains a fun, high energy, and safe learning environment to help students learn dance skills as well as socialization, classroom expectations, confidence, and a love of learning.

Started at the Old Town School in April of 2019


Group Classes for the session beginning 04/29/2019

Kangaroos with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 05/05/2016 and 05/05/2017
A parent and child class! Wiggle, jump, roll and play in a movement class for children and parents together. Move to music and explore space and dynamics as a part of the class group or in pairs. Take this class as many times as you wish to develop and strengthen your child’s movement vocabulary! If space allows, you and your child may join this class at any time during the session.

$156 ($146 members)

05/05/2019 – 06/23/2019 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave


Group Classes for the session beginning 06/24/2019

Pre-Ballet with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 07/30/2014 and 12/30/2015
Pre-Ballet introduces young dancers to ballet basics and creative movement fundamentals with a fun-filled variety of exercises and games. Join us for an upbeat kids dance class that lays a foundation for a lifetime of movement, coordination, and creativity!

$156 ($146 members)

06/30/2019 – 08/18/2019 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 9:30 AM – 10:15 AM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave

Kids Tap 3 with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 06/30/2009 and 06/30/2012
Tap 3 will introduce style, rhythm, and more intricate choreography into your child’s tap repertoire. Using technique and musicality, your child will continue to develop their dance and sequencing skills in tap and beyond!

$184 ($174 members)

06/30/2019 – 08/18/2019 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave

Pre-Ballet with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 07/30/2014 and 12/30/2015
Pre-Ballet introduces young dancers to ballet basics and creative movement fundamentals with a fun-filled variety of exercises and games. Join us for an upbeat kids dance class that lays a foundation for a lifetime of movement, coordination, and creativity!

$156 ($146 members)

06/30/2019 – 08/18/2019 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave

Tap & Ballet: 5 to 7 years with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 07/30/2011 and 06/30/2014
A combo class for students interested in both Tap and Ballet, this course will cover basic ballet steps for half the class while introducing students to more complex ballet movements. The second half of the class will hone basic Tap skills and introduce more complex rhythmic principles. A fun way for a young dancer to dip their toes into multiple styles.

$184 ($174 members)

06/30/2019 – 08/18/2019 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 12:30 PM – 1:25 PM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave