Ages 8 -12

Grades 3rd - 7th

A beginning acting class that gives students a chance to use their voices, bodies and imaginations to create characters and tell stories. Students work on pantomime, expressing emotion, and creating dialogue while becoming more comfortable and confident in front of others.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 2 - 4 )

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

Students build on skills they learned in Piano I. Continuing learning about music theory. Students will begin playing with two hands and should know their basic keys and hand positions.  Students will have to be assessed before entering a Piano II class.

Keyboard rentals are available for a fee on first come, first served basis.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 2 - 4 )

10:30 - 11:30 AM

Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

Students learn both the basics of music theory including the music alphabet, scales, and key signatures. Students also practice identifying keys, reading notes and build skills in rhythm and timing while learning to play a variety of songs.

Keyboard rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

Students learn how to read as well as play notes and chords. Students build rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.

Instrument rentals are available for a fee and are on a first come, first served basis.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 3 -5 )

10:30 - 11:30 AM

Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

Learn how to write lyrics while playing the acoustic guitar at the same time.  **One Year prior guitar experience required**

Tuesdays

(Grades 5 -8 )

6:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-10-2017 12:00 am

Students build on skills they learned in Piano I. Continuing learning about music theory. Students will begin playing with two hands and should know their basic keys and hand positions.  Students will have to be assessed before entering a Piano II class.  Keyboard rentals are available on a first come, first served basis.

Tuesdays

(Grades 3 - 6) 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-10-2017 12:00 am

Students explore the world of Breakdance with particular emphasis on Popping, Locking, and Breaking. They will build skills in balancing and controlling their bodies and learn how to strengthen their own rhythm while learning a variety of sequences, dance choreography, and some Hip Hop history.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7 )

10:30 - 11:30 AM

Event Date 10-10-2017 12:00 am

Students build on how to read as well as play notes and chords, as well as learn some more advanced techniques. Students build stronger rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.  This class is for students with a basic mastery of the guitar, looking to advance their techniques.

Assessment is required for Guitar II.  

Instrument rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 6 - 8 )

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-11-2017 12:00 am

Fun and interactive activities and songs engage students in the movement and music. Students practice vocal technique including proper breathing, support and control to improve the quality and strength of their singing voices. By adding choreography, students learn how to use their bodies in combination with their voices to create a performance.  Students work up to a group performance.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 3 - 5)

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-11-2017 12:00 am

Students build on both the basics they've already learned of music theory including the music alphabet, scales, and key signatures. Students also practice identifying keys, reading notes and build skills in rhythm and timing while learning to play a variety of songs.  *Assessment is required.

Keyboard rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 5 -7 )

6:30 - 7:30 PM

 

Event Date 10-11-2017 12:00 am

Students build on how to read as well as play notes and chords, as well as learn some more advanced techniques. Students build stronger rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.  This class is for students with a basic mastery of the guitar, looking to advance their techniques.

Assessment is required for Guitar II.  

Instrument rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

Wednesdays

(Grades 3 -5 )

6:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-11-2017 12:00 am

Students learn both the basics of music theory including the music alphabet, scales, and key signatures. Students also practice identifying keys, reading notes and build skills in rhythm and timing while learning to play a variety of songs.

Keyboard rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 2 - 4 )

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-11-2017 12:00 am

Students are involved with student-led creative clubs that give them an opportunity to work on an artistic project and game of their choice.  Game time is available at no cost to Institute participants.

Wednesdays

(Grades 3 - 7)

6:30 - 7:15 PM

Event Date 10-13-2017 12:00 am

The students end the evening with student-led creative clubs that gives them an opportunity to work on an artistic project and games of their choice.  Game time is available at no cost to Institute participants.

Tuesdays

(Grades 3 - 7)

7:30 - 8:15 PM

Event Date 10-13-2017 12:00 am

This is a fusion class of Recording artist, EMP and DJ.  Students will create their own musical songs, and using music creation software such a Garage Band or Logic, students learn the fundamentals of arranging their own tracks and beats. They will explore a wide range of instruments and musical styles and will learn how to combine these elements to make original compositions.

Tuesdays

(Grades 4 - 7 )

6:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-19-2017 12:00 am

Students learn the basics of music theory including the music alphabet, scales, and key signatures. Students also practice identifying keys, reading notes and build skills in rhythm and timing while learning to play a variety of songs.

Keyboard rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 5 - 7 )

6:30 - 7:30 PM

 

Event Date 02-07-2018 12:00 am

Taught by a professional a Chef, students learn culinary fundamentals from cooking methods, knife work, sauces and more. Adult supervision and involvement is required. Ingredient purchase required.

 

Tuesdays

(Grades 2 - 12)

5:00 - 6:20 PM

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Students build skills in drawing, painting and other mixed media that may include collage and sculpture. Color theory, composition and other fundamentals of visual arts will be explored.

There is an additional fee of $25 for Supplies.

 

Tuesdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

6:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Beginning at age 6, ½ hour and 1 hour private lessons are available in:

Drum

Guitar

Piano

Voice

Saxaphone

Private Lessons are available in 24-week sessions from October to May. Lessons are scheduled individually by Institute staff. Private lessons are not covered for financial aid.

A limited number of lessons are available in 12-week session from February to May.

(Ages 6 - Adult)

Please contact us to see what may be available.

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Students will move to the beat of Hip Hop music while improving rhythm and timing, strengthening their muscles and muscle memory. All while practicing patience and focus. In Hip Hop all kids are taught about how fun it is to use their bodies to positively express themselves.

 

Tuesdays

Grades (3- 6)

6:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Students build on skills they learned in Piano I. Continuing learning about music theory. Students will begin playing with two hands and should know their basic keys and hand positions.  Students will have to be assessed before entering a Piano II class.  Keyboards available for rental on a first come, first served basis.

 

Tuesdays

(Grades 5 -8)

6:30 - 7:30 PM

 

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Students learn the basics of music theory including the music alphabet, scales, and key signatures. Students also practice identifying keys, reading notes and build skills in rhythm and timing while learning to play a variety of songs.  Keyboard rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Tuesdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

6:30 - 7:30 PM

 

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Dee Jay will teach all the basics of becoming a DJ.  Expect to learn teminology, technology and basic techniques.  Learn how your favorite DJs spin those great tunes.  Open to all levels.

 

Tuesdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

5:00 - 6:00 PM

 

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

African dance teaches social patterns and values and helps people work, mature, praise or members of the community while celebrating. African dances are largely participatory, with spectators being part of the performance. 

Tuesdays

(Grades 3 - 6)

6:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Students will move to the beat of Hip Hop music while improving rhythm and timing, strengthening their muscles and muscle memory. All while practicing patience and focus. In Hip Hop all kids are taught about how fun it is to use their bodies to positively express themselves.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 3 - 6 ) 

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Learn the art of creating your own podcast from creating content, recording techniques, building an audience and more.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 5 - 8 )

6:30 - 7:50 PM

 

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Students will create a story by putting an idea onto paper. They will create a story, people, a culture, and a time. Playwriting is a type of writing that is done in which the which final written product is usually intended to be performed or read for an audience. A person who writes plays is usually called a dramatist or "playwright". Playwriting dates back to Ancient Greece.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 5 - 7 )

6:30 - 7:50 PM

 

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Students build on skills in fingering, form, and proper bow technique, while learning the fundamentals of music theory including reading music. Students will work individually and collaboratively on exercises and song work building rhythm, timing, concentration, comprehension and coordination.

Violins are available for rental for a fee.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 2 -4 )

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Students build on skills in fingering, form, and proper bow technique, while learning the fundamentals of music theory including reading music. Students will work individually and collaboratively on exercises and song work building rhythm, timing, concentration, comprehension and coordination.

Violins are available for rental for a fee.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 5 - 8 )

6:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Students build on skills they learned in Piano I. Continuing learning about music theory. Students will begin playing with two hands and should know their basic keys and hand positions.  Students will have to be assessed before entering a Piano II class.

Keyboard rentals are available for a fee and are on a first come, first served basis.

Wednesdays

(Grades 2 - 4 )

5:00 - 6:00 PM

 

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Students build on skills they learned in Piano I. Continuing learning about music theory. Students will begin playing with two hands and should know their basic keys and hand positions.  Students will have to be assessed before entering a Piano II class.

Keyboard rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 5 -7)

12:00 - 1:00 PM

 

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Students build skills in fingering, form, and proper bow technique, while learning the fundamentals of music theory including reading music. Students will work individually and collaboratively on exercises and song work building rhythm, timing, concentration, comprehension and coordination.

Assessment will be required.  Instrument rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 2 - 5)

10:30 - 11:30 PM

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Students explore the world of Breakdance with particular emphasis on Popping, Locking, and Breaking. They will build skills in balancing and controlling their bodies and learn how to strengthen their own rhythm while learning a variety of sequences, dance choreography, and some Hip Hop history.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 4 - 7 )

6:30 - 7:30 PM

 

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Students will learn how to create original music content, learn basic music theory, music notation, and apply it in our originals created as a class. Students will gain an understanding of the effort and value of teamwork. 

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 6 - 8 )

5:00 - 6:20 PM

 

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Learning comtemporary theatrical and concert dance. Expressing emotions and concepts through body movements.  All levels welcome.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7 )

10:30 -11:30 AM

Event Date 10-18-2018 12:00 am

Students will learn comtemporary theatrical and concert dance. Expressing emotions and concepts through body movements.  All levels welcome.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 4 - 7 )

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 12:00 am

An improvisational acting class that gives students a chance to use their voices, bodies and imaginations to create characters and tell stories. Students work on pantomime, expressing emotion, exploring new topics socially and emotionally and creating dialogue while becoming more comfortable and confident in front of others.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 5 - 7)

10:30 - 11:30 AM

Event Date 10-19-2018 12:00 am

An improvisational acting class that gives students a chance to use their voices, bodies and imaginations to create characters and tell stories. Students work on pantomime, expressing emotion, exploring new topics socially and emotionally and creating dialogue while becoming more comfortable and confident in front of others.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 5 - 7)

6:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-19-2018 12:00 am

Students will create original writing that expresses their ideas and thoughts in an imaginative way. Creative writing encourages students to step out of reality and into a new realm inspired by their own imagination.

Wednesdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

6:30 - 7:50 PM

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Students learn how to read as well as play notes and chords. Students build rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.

Instrument rental is available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 6 - 8 )

10:30 - 11:30 AM 

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Fun and interactive activities and songs engage students in the movement and music. Students practice vocal technique including proper breathing, support and control to improve the quality and strength of their singing voices. By adding choreography, students learn how to use their bodies in combination with their voices to create a performance.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7 )

12:00 1:00 PM

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

*Assessment Required*

This class is for students with a basic knowledge and understanding of playing the guitar.  Students build upon their skills of reading as well as playing notes and chords. Students build rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.

Assessment is required for class.  Instrument rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Students will create original writing that expresses their ideas and thoughts in an imaginative way. Creative writing encourages students to step out of reality and into a new realm inspired by their own imagination.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

12:00 - 1:20 PM

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Students will learn a process of communicating information to an audience. The benefits of knowing how to communicate to an audience include sharpening critical thinking and verbal/non-verbal communication skills. 

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Procient violin students developing theor own compostion and playing as a ensemble with other students - learning about music theory and builing their skills in rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.

**Must have taken Violin I and II - will also need to be assessed by Teaching Artist**

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 8 )

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Event Date 10-21-2018 12:00 am

Taught by a professional a Chef, students learn culinary fundamentals from cooking methods, knife work, sauces and more. Adult supervision and involvement is required. Ingredient purchase required.

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 2 - 12)

6:30 - 7:50 PM

Event Date 02-13-2019 12:00 am

Using acrylics and watercolor students create their own works of art while learning a variety of styles, techniques and methods of painting.

**There is an additional fee of $25 for Supplies.**

 

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7 )

10:30- 11:50 PM

Event Date 02-16-2019 12:00 am

Students learn how to read as well as play notes and chords. Students build rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.  Instrument rentals are available for a fee on a first come, first served basis.

 

Tuesdays

(Grades 4 -7 )

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-22-2019 12:00 am

Students practice vocal technique including proper breathing, support and control to improve the quality and strength of their singing voices. The class in enhanced by incorporating student centered creative projects to build to a final performance.

 

Tuesdays

(Grades 3 - 6)

6:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-22-2019 12:00 am

This class should be required for every young person! Led by artist and motivational speaker - acting, creative writing and visual arts are used to build personal power, self-esteem and confidence.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 3 -6 )

10:30 - 11:50 AM

Event Date 10-22-2019 12:00 am

**All Troupe classes are by Audition only**

Troupe Acting class will take students through activities and exercises, students build the “Actor’s Toolbox” including strengthening voice, body, imagination and memory. Students will practice building characters, creating dialogue and develop stage presence. Students learn how to become keen observers and listeners while becoming more comfortable, confident and supportive.  Classes will conclude with a performance in the Spring.

Fridays

(Grades 5 -12)

5:30 - 7:30 PM

Event Date 10-22-2019 12:00 am

**Troupe Classes are by Audition only**

The Institute gets asked to perform for local events, so we created Harmony BAND! Open to students who are proficient in an instrument. Must be available for performance opportunities. Interested students must audition to be considered.

Fridays 5:30 - 7:30 pm

(Grades 5 - 12 )

 

 

Event Date 10-22-2019 12:00 am

**Troupe Classes are by audition only**

The Institute gets asked to perform for local events, so we created Harmony CHOIR! Open to students who are have a serious interest in vocals (both in groups and solo). Must be available for performance opportunities. Interested students must audition to be considered.

Fridays 5:30 - 7:30 pm

(Grades 5 - 12 )

Event Date 10-22-2019 12:00 am

**Troupe Classes are by Audition Only**

This Troupe class is for more seasoned dancers.  Learning advanced techniques and choreography, with a strong emphasis on mastering body alignment, strength development and control.  

 

Fridays

(Grades 5 -12 )

7:30 - 9:30 PM 

Event Date 10-22-2019 12:00 am

Especially geared for students in grades 3 – 6.  Students can participate in a pre-teen-focused discussion group that encourages them to get to know each other by exploring their thoughts and ideas ranging from “favorite childhood memories” to “dealing with difficult friendships.” 

 

Wednesdays

(Grades 3 - 6)

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 01-26-2020 12:00 am

Especially geared for students in grades 3 – 6 students can participate pre-teen-focused discussion group that encourages them to get to know each other by exploring their thoughts and ideas ranging from “favorite childhood memories” to “dealing with difficult friendships.” 

Saturdays

(Grades 3 - 6 )

12:00 - 1:00 PM 

Event Date 01-30-2020 12:00 am

This is a fusion class of Recording artist, EMP and DJ.  Students will create their own musical songs, and using music creation software such a Garage Band or Logic, students learn the fundamentals of arranging their own tracks and beats. They will explore a wide range of instruments and musical styles and will learn how to combine these elements to make original compositions.

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7 )

12:00 -1:00 PM

Event Date 01-30-2020 12:00 am

Dee Jay will teach all the basics of becoming a DJ.  Expect to learn teminology, technology and basic techniques.  Learn how your favorite DJs spin those great tunes.  Open to all levels.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

10:30 - 11:30 AM

 

Event Date 01-30-2020 12:00 am

The students end the day with student-led creative clubs that gives them an opportunity to work on an artistic project and games of their choice.  Game time is available at no cost to Institute participants.

 

Saturdays

(Grades 3 - 7)

1:15 - 2:00 PM

Event Date 01-30-2020 12:00 am

Create your own "Pop Persona" while studying vocal techniques, choreography, and costuming in order to become the next big thing! 

Tuesdays

 

(Grades 3 -6)

5:00 -6:20 PM

Event Date 02-11-2020 12:00 am

We will explore drawing styles to create characters and cartooning of their own vision and design. Students will also learn basic animation techniques. Starting with basic drawing techniques, children will learn about and experience various mixed media and create their own characters.

**There is an additional $25 Fee for Supplies.**

Saturdays

(Grades 3 -7 )

12:00 -1:00 PM

Event Date 02-15-2020 12:00 am

Explore a new arena of percussion instruments usually played as part of a musical marching ensemble. Students will play with various drums (snare, bass, etc.).

Tuesdays

(Grades 4 -7)

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 01-26-2021 12:00 am

Explore a new arena of percussion instruments, usually played as part of a musical marching ensemble. Students will play with various drums (snare, bass, etc.).

Saturdays

(Grades 5 -7)

10:30 - 11:30 AM

Event Date 01-26-2021 12:00 am

Explore a new arena of percussion instruments, usually played as part of a musical marching ensemble. Students will play with various drums (snare, bass, etc.).

Saturdays

(Grades K - 3 )

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Event Date 01-26-2021 12:00 am