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 09/02/2019

Kangaroos: Family Dance with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 10/08/2016 and 03/08/2018
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 ($136 members)

09/08/2019 – 10/27/2019 (8 meetings)

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

Tap & Ballet 1: ages 5 to 8 with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 10/08/2010 and 09/08/2014
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.

$368 ($348 members)

09/08/2019 – 12/22/2019 (16 meetings)

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

Mini Dancers: ages 3 & 4 with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 10/08/2014 and 09/08/2016

$312 ($292 members)

09/08/2019 – 12/22/2019 (16 meetings)

Sundays · 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM · 4545 N Lincoln Ave


Group Classes for the session beginning 10/28/2019

Kangaroos: Family Dance with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 11/03/2016 and 05/03/2018

$156 ($136 members)

11/03/2019 – 12/22/2019 (8 meetings)

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


Group Classes for the session beginning 01/06/2020

Kangaroos: Family Dance with Kathleen Myers

for kids with birthdays between: 01/12/2017 and 07/12/2018

$156 ($136 members)

01/12/2020 – 03/01/2020 (8 meetings)

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

Priority registration for students currently enrolled in any class begins 11/11/19 9am (New students: 11/11/19)