Performing Arts classes in the Rochester area (Dance, Drama, Music)
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A Magical Journey Thru Stages
A Magical Journey Thru Stages is a 501(c)(3) non-profit youth community theater for children and teens from the Greater Rochester Area. Annually, Stages offers: 8 full theatre productions, summer camps, an improv troupe, homeschool classes, technical theater training, open mic nights, specialized workshops, and tuition assistance for economically disadvantaged youth. It provides high-quality year-round community theater programs that build confidence, teamwork, leadership, and skills in all aspects of the theater arts, in a safe, non-competitive environment. STAGES' theatre classes (including day time classes for home schoolers) and workshops are available on a variety of theater topics for Grades 1 and up; we also have a vibrant homeschool program on Wednesdays. Our Stages Kids (grades 2-5) program features two productions, Aladdin, Jr. in the fall and Dear Edwina, Jr. in the spring. Email Stages@MJTStages.com to receive registration materials or to be added to the mailing list. Located at Auditorium Center, 3rd Floor, 875 E. Main Street, Rochester, NY 14605. 585-935-7173.
Hochstein School of Music & Dance
Hochstein School of Music & Dance fosters personal growth for all ages with music, dance, and expressive arts instruction. Whether its individual instrumental instruction, participation in our orchestra or band programs, classical to rock, dance both recreational and intensive training for the serious dance student and short-term classes for children and adults, we offer a comprehensive curriculum designed to provide a well-rounded education in the arts. With our talented and experienced faculty and nurturing staff, people come together to learn and share; realizing personal goals and reaching their full potential. Anyone who is interested regardless of age, experience, background, or ability to pay can be a part of our community. Fall classes begin September 12. To view our catalog, click here or visit our web site. For questions or to speak to someone about tuition assistance, please call: 585.454.4596
TYKEs Theatre AcademyGot an actor in your living room?
TYKEs Theatre Academy offers on-stage acting programs kids LOVE! Ten-week Fall theater classes begin September 2018 with weekly sessions on Thursdays from 4 to 5pm for kids ages 5 to 7 and on Mondays from 4 to 5:30pm for kids ages 8 and up.
Plus... Full-day school vacation camps during each school break for kids ages 8 and up.
Contact Freyda Schneider at 585-461-2000, ext. 269 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. All programs take place at the JCC, 1200 Edgewood Avenue in Brighton
Main Street Players @ the P. Ken Dennis Theater
Terry Fyke's Main Street Players, located at the P. Ken Dennis Theatre at the Norman Howard School in Rochester, is dedicated to nurturing the performing arts for all ages. Students learn to sing, dance and act through shared learning experiences; they gain confidence, learn to trust their abilities, and work as a team. Integrating the diversity of talent into an ensemble are cornerstones of the program. Register for Dance Classes, Improv, Mastery Classes, Playwright Workshops or our season productions, Elf Jr. The Musical (entering grades K – graduating seniors), Thoroughly Modern Millie (entering grades 6 – graduating seniors), and Princess and the Frog (entering grades K – 6). Also learn about the Five Point Performance Company. ment Series. Please see https://www.tfsdartsmsp.com/upcoming-auditions for more details or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eastman Community Music School
Looking for a quality school-year music program for your child? Check out lessons, classes and ensembles at the Eastman Community Music School! ECMS offers classical and jazz lessons for all instruments, voice and composition; classes in music theory, history, and technology; and numerous ensembles from intimate chamber groups to large ensembles. Have a child between 4 mos. and 6 years old? Become a part of Early Childhood Music, a program which has attracted national and international attention and has been featured on network television.
Visit www.esm.rochester.edu/community, call 585.274.1400, or stop by 10 Gibbs Street (third floor suite) for a full list of offerings for students of all ages and abilities. Don't wait: Fall semester begins September 7th for school-age children and September 17th for Early Childhood program participants!
Nazareth College Department of Music
Affiliated with Nazareth College’s distinguished Department of Music, the Community Music Program adheres to the highest standards of excellence in musical instruction. Recognizing the fundamental value of arts education, the Program focuses on the needs of the individual student through private lessons, appealing to a wide range of ages and abilities. For the very young child, musical enrichment classes are available for those up through four years of age and classroom choral experiences for students four through eight introduce youngsters to valuable musical concepts and practice, with movement, singing and rhythmic activities using Orff instruments. Contact 389-2566 or visit www.naz.edu/music/cmp.
Ballet Prestige, the training academy for the New York State Ballet, starts Fall after school classes Sept. 5. Offering both classical ballet and contemporary dance, we teach all age and ability levels, from pre-Ballet through Adult, and new this year, a Pre-Professional Training program for serious ballet students. We are conveniently located in Brighton Commons, opposite 12 Corners. With a teaching staff of five instructors, and with the New York State Ballet in residence, we offer the chance to train alongside professionals and many performance opportunities, including our fabulous Nutcracker in December. Call Katherine Johnson, 585-704-1903.
Drama Kids International of Rochester
Self-Expression. A Place where you can be yourself. Drama Kids offers exciting programs for ages 4 to 18. Kids have tons of fun and develop confidence-building skills that will help them personally and academically. Give your child a jump on achievement. Classes are filling quickly. Enroll today!
Founded on the belief that everyone deserves to dream and can achieve great things. Develop, learn, grow, smile and be a part of something...a part of Symphony. Located on East Ridge Road in Irondequoit, Symphony Dance offers certified fitness classes and instruction in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, acro, hip hop and clogging for all ages and all skill levels. For more information check us out on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram via @SymphonyDance, give us a call or text via 585-713-9127, send us an email to Katrina@SymphonyDance.com, or stop in to 1300 East Ridge Rd.Rochester, NY 14621 (In the Rubino's Plaza.)
Spotlight Studios in Fairport offers excellent training and performance opportunities for those wishing to improve their skills. Live-Learning productions offer a chance to participate in a stage production while growing in an educational supportive environment. K-4th graders will perform "Cinderella Kids", 4-8th graders will perform "Elf the Musical Jr" and 8-12th graders will perform "White Christmas". Musical Theatre Intensive classes provide more focused skill-building with smaller class sizes.
Private lessons in drama, voice, dance, drums, guitar, ukulele and audition prep from excellent teachers give a personalized one on one experience. Everyone deserves a chance in the Spotlight this Fall!
Patty Flowerday School of Dance and Fitness
If you are looking for quality dance education, with smaller class sizes for more individualized attention, then we are the studio for you! We offer classes for ages 18 months-adult, beginner-advanced. Classes are offered in Ballet, Pre Pointe, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Stretch & Strength, and ZUMBA. This year we are partnering with Miss Natale's Dance Centre to perform the Nutcracker Ballet the first weekend in December. Our yearly recital is different in the fact that our students actually perform to a storyline. This year we are performing "Neverland, Second Star to the Right." our very own version of Peter Pan! Dancers will be cast as Lost Boys, Pirates, Mermaids, Indians and more! Stop in and meet the teachers or check us out online at PattyFlowerdayDance.com we would love to dance with you!
Miss Kate's Piano StudioIs your student interested in learning to play the piano and write music?
Miss Kate's Piano Studio, located in Brighton near Twelve Corners, is now enrolling students for the 2016-2017 school year. Your child can learn piano, music composition and improvisation in an upbeat, supportive and fun setting. Lessons with Miss Kate set the foundation for a lifetime of music enjoyment. Students will learn songs that motivate them to play often and want to learn more. And you will enjoy a home filled with delightful music! Visit www.MissKatesPianoStudio.com or call 585-244-5556 for more information!
Fischer Piano Instruction
Rhonda Fischer, Alumna of Eastman School of Music specializes in teaching children piano lessons on Prince Street in Rochester. Limited openings and over 35 years experience. Teaching piano reaches deep in the soul and uses both sides of the brain all at once. Children learn to be great in math and exceptional problem solvers in later life. Music is challenging and part of being a well rounded individual Beginners through advanced players are accepted and all styles of music are taught, including improvising and sight reading skills. Please call 585.287.5802 and let the piano music that soothes the heart begin.
The Roberts Community Music School
The Roberts Community Music School is a place where your child can realize their goals and enjoy the musical journey. We provide a full range of the finest possible instruction to persons of all ages and abilities. Individual lessons are available for piano, voice, string, woodwind, brass and percussion instruments. Our class offerings include Early Childhood Music, Piano Discoveries Group Piano and a Ukulele Choir. Lessons and classes take place on the beautiful Roberts Wesleyan College campus located on the Westside of Rochester. Parking is convenient and free. Contact Jillian Lauritzson at 585.594.6101 or Lauritzson_Jillian@roberts.edu for more information. Visit our website: www.roberts.edu/RCMS. Fall semester begins September 11th!
Bach to Rock
At Bach to Rock, we transform music and music lessons into a social experience, adding a strong group incentive to playing, learning, and practicing. We have found that maximum progress is achieved through a blend of individual instruction and playing with one’s peers in bands. Our methodology transforms music into a team sport, adding healthy competition and personal interaction.
- Individual instruction with proprietary curriculum
- Students are motivated by playing with others in a band
- A band builds teamwork, develops social skills, fosters self-esteem and leads to lasting friendships.
- Everyone learns faster playing music they like
- Students are motivated to learn when they see early results
- Introducing very young children to music supports cognitive development and motor skills.