These project-based lessons are designed to teach students about the principles of art. They will participate in a variety of projects using different media like ceramics, sculpture, drawing, and painting. Students will begin basic understanding of the elements and principles of art seen in both their own art and others’ including many famous artists in history. This is a very fun and active class for eager kids!
Ages 7-9 | $76/mo
Taught By TBA
Tap 1 +
At this level, most of the basic tap vocabulary will be introduced/ reviewed. An emphasis on clarity and rhythmic consistency will be enforced as students progress. Throughout the term, exercises will improve integration and fluidity in linking steps together as well as introducing more complex combinations and rhythms.
PREREQUISITE: Beginning Tap & Jazz or by special permission.
10-13 or by Placement | $68/mo
Taught By Alle Head
Young Directors is an introduction to all things directing! This will allow students to explore a behind the scenes, leadership roll in a production! A director manages a team of actors, crew members, producers, and many other individual positions to bring their vision to life. This class will help students learn team management and communication skills, as well as how a set works, script analysis, and how to cast a show. Throughout the course, they will take an initial idea through the creative process to their own production!
10-13 | $74/mo
Taught By Vanessa Waggoner-Zayas
+ Performs in Finale in June
§ Performs in Fall Showcase and Spring Black Box Show
*Performs in Fall Showcase and Finale in June.
∞ Opportunity to perform in monthly recitals
Ballet 2 +
Ballet 2 students progress to holding the barre with one hand, while centre work introduces an array of new steps built on steps previously learned in Ballet 1. Focus is given to building a strong technical foundation, learning the 9 Body Positions, waltzing, and understanding ballet terminology. -This class is offered as part of our Classical Ballet Program and requires registration in a corequisite class. See Arts brochure for a full list of classes that meet this requirement.
By Placement | $70/mo
Taught By Christine Settembrino
Offered by Kinetic Tapestry Physical Theatre Company here in the very same building, this class is for students who have had experience in the circus arts and are ready to move to more challenging and difficult skills. If you have questions about the level and ability of your child, please call the office.
By Invitation Only | $96/mo
Taught By Jaime Zayas