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Music Classes and Programs for Kids in Queens, NY

Music Classes and Programs for Kids in Queens, NY

UPDATED JULY 2015: New York City is filled with places to take music lessons and classes, but this list is for Queens families looking for local music teachers and studios where kids can learn to sing and play musical instruments with piano lessons, guitar lessons, and more. You'll find music classes and programs for kids offered in Queens including Rego Park, Forest Hills, Astoria, Flushing, Fresh Meadows, Douglaston, Long Island City, and Jackson Heights.

Theater Classes & Programs in Rockland County, NY

Theater Classes & Programs in Rockland County, NY

UPDATED JULY 2015: Enroll your child in theater classes in Rockland County. There are tons of performing arts venues in Rockland County that provide creative opportunities for kids. Give your budding Shakespeare theater classes and find the best local theater programs in Rockland County.

Music Classes and Programs for Kids in Rockland County, NY

Music Classes and Programs for Kids in Rockland County, NY

UPDATED JULY 2015: Looking for local music classes and programs for kids in Rockland County, NY? Here you'll find a list of programs that offer guitar lessons, clarinet lessons, piano lessons, and how to play the drums, Rockland County. The programs are located in Rockland County, NY, including neighborhoods such as Spring Valley, West Nyack, Nanuet, Suffern, New City, and Upper Saddle River.

Ask the Expert: Should I Enroll My Shy Child in Musical Theater Classes?

Ask the Expert: Should I Enroll My Shy Child in Musical Theater Classes?

The education director of TADA! Youth Theater in Manhattan answers why it might be a good idea for parents to enroll a shy child in musical theater classes to help their development, why parents' support is essential in nurturing an artistic child, and the importance of "failing forward."

Fall Registration Now Open for Star Kidz's Mount Kisco Location

Fall Registration Now Open for Star Kidz's Mount Kisco Location

Star Kidz, a performing arts program, will open its new location in Mount Kisco in the fall and registration for fall singing, dancing, and acting classes is now open.

Musical Theater Classes For Kids in Long Island

Musical Theater Classes For Kids in Long Island

If you're looking for musical theater classes for kids on Long Island, New York, look no further: we've rounded up the best places in the area for kids to learn how to act, sing, and dance. These Long Island studios offer musical theater classes for kids of all ages.

Musical Theater Classes For Kids in Westchester County

Musical Theater Classes For Kids in Westchester County

If you're looking for musical theater classes for kids in Westchester, New York, look no further: we've rounded up the best places in the area for kids to learn how to act, sing, and dance. These Westchester studios offer musical theater classes for kids of all ages.

Broadway Star and NYC Dad Kevin Del Aguila Talks Theater

Broadway Star and NYC Dad Kevin Del Aguila Talks Theater

Acclaimed actor, writer, director, and Manhattan dad Kevin Del Aguila (most recently Smee in the Tony-winning "Peter and the Starcatcher" and writer and director of "The Velveteen Rabbit" at DR2 Theatre) tells us why theater is so important for kids.

Why We Need To Keep Arts Education In Our Schools

Why We Need To Keep Arts Education In Our Schools

From Disney’s “High School Musical” franchise to “Glee,” it’s clear there’s an appetite for musical theater. But beyond entertainment, performing arts—proven critical to learning—are less accessible in schools than they once were. We're issuing a call to action.

Broadway EDGE Brings Weekend Audition Prep to Kids

Broadway EDGE Brings Weekend Audition Prep to Kids

Broadway EDGE, a weekend seminar that teaches kids to harness their personal strengths to build self-confidence during their auditions, is now available to kids in Manhattan at NOLA Studios, located in Midtown West.

Music and Theater Classes and Programs for Kids in Suffolk County, LI

Music and Theater Classes and Programs for Kids in Suffolk County, LI

This list of local music and theater studios in Suffolk County on Long Island includes studios in Oyster Bay, Patchogue, Farmingdale, Ronkonkoma, Jericho, Oakdale, and Stony Brook. These Long Island studios offer music classes and theater programs where kids can learn how to play the guitar, participate in band practice, and learn to act on stage.

A Nonprofit Performing Arts School Opens in Midtown

A Nonprofit Performing Arts School Opens in Midtown

Broadway Arts Factory, a nonprofit performing arts school in Manhattan, aims to train the next generation of Broadway stars with a high-end and professional acting experience. The instructors are a part of the Broadway community, and the tuition is based on your family's annual income.

Brooklyn's Acting Out! Opens New Tantrum Theater

Brooklyn's Acting Out! Opens New Tantrum Theater

Acting Out!, a Brooklyn-based performing arts school with locations in Dyker Heights and Flatlands, nurtures Broadway-bound actors and wallflowers alike. With the opening of their new theater space, Acting Out! plans to expand their show schedule.

10 NYC Students Become Youngest Published Playwrights

10 NYC Students Become Youngest Published Playwrights

Ten New York City public school students had their original plays published and performed through the LeAp OnStage after-school theater program.

Dimensions on Stage Opens in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn

Dimensions on Stage Opens in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn

Dimensions on Stage, a new acting and musical theatre school, opened its doors in Bay Ridge next to the Dimensions in Dance studio.

Hannah Montana Star Jason Earles Teaches Kids' Acting Class in NYC

Hannah Montana Star Jason Earles Teaches Kids' Acting Class in NYC

Disney Channel star Jason Earles, best known for playing Miley Cyrus' older brother Jackson Stewart in the Hannah Montana series and star of the new hit series Kickin' It, stopped in New York City for a one-day Hannah Montana-themed workshop at A Class Act NY, the award-winning acting studio for kids and teens.

Ask the Expert: How Do I Get My Child Started in Acting or Modeling?

Ask the Expert: How Do I Get My Child Started in Acting or Modeling?

We spoke with John Predaina, director of the John Robert Powers modeling, acting, and etiquette school for kids on Long Island, to get his best advice for parents who want to get their child into acting, modeling, or show business.

Applause Westchester Adds New Music, Dance, and Acting Classes for Kids

Applause Westchester Adds New Music, Dance, and Acting Classes for Kids

Applause Westchester in Mamaroneck, New York, will introduce four new classes for kids - including acting, dance, music, and theater - this fall.

The Picture House in Pelham NY Adds Film Program for Toddlers

The Picture House in Pelham NY Adds Film Program for Toddlers

The Picture House in Pelham, New York, has added several classes to its educational programming, including a filmmaking class for young children and screenwriting and acting classes for adults.

Star Kidz Opens in NYC

Star Kidz Opens in NYC

Star Kidz, an after-school performance program for kids, opened its first NYC location in Midtown East.

NYC Students Debut Original Theater Works at Fidelity FutureStage Celebration

NYC Students Debut Original Theater Works at Fidelity FutureStage Celebration

Five plays written by NYC students were performed at last night's Fidelity FutureStage Celebration.

The Grand Dame of Pelham Returns

The Grand Dame of Pelham Returns

The Picture House in Pelham, NY, reopened this March in time for its 90th anniversary celebration.

Theater Duo Opens Bolo & Claus Clowns! in Manhattan

Theater Duo Opens Bolo & Claus Clowns! in Manhattan

Bolo & Claus Clowns!, a new children's entertainment company, was founded in January by two actors who met while working in a New York theater company.

New Places, New Programs in Westchester: October 2009

New Places, New Programs in Westchester: October 2009

What's new in Westchester County this fall.

New Programs at Old Stone House in Park Slope

New Programs at Old Stone House in Park Slope

For many years, the Old Stone House (OSH) had been that small house at the back of a somewhat scary park. But in just a few years, OSH has spearheaded a variety of programs that have become neighborhood staples.




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