The Zeiterion’s Creative Classroom offers classes in the performing arts to learners of all ages and abilities in a variety of mediums. Classes take place in the Penler Lounge which is adjacent to the theater and are led by local teachers, performers and artists. The Creative Classroom offers a safe and inviting space in which all members of the community are able to explore their curiosity and interest in the arts.
Attendance Policy: Because group classes have multiple attendees, make-ups are not available. Refunds are not available for sessions you are unable to attend.
Classes that fail to meet the minimum number
of required participants will not run.
FALL 2019 CREATIVE CLASSROOM COURSES
October 2 – November 20
Beginner I: 5:15-6:15
Beginner II: 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Intermediate: 7:45 – 8:45 pm
Instructor: Deb Sorgman
Suggested Ages: Youth and Adult
Students must supply their own ukulele and music stand.
Beginner Level 1: For early beginners. Explore Ukulele fundamentals including basic strumming patterns, 5-7 chords, elementary music theory and some introductory songs!
Beginner Level 2*: For beginners with some experience. Advance your knowledge of strumming patterns, chord progressions and music theory concepts while adding more chords and songs are added to your repertoire.
Intermediate: Delve into a diverse array of repertoire while studying more complex strumming patterns, chord progressions, and music theory concepts all while improving your uke technique.
*On occasion, members of these classes participate in optional community performances.
Learn to dance salsa from the fundamental level; learning steps, body movement, and timing. No prior dance experience or partner required.
For this course, students should have some foundational salsa dance experience. Participants will learn intermediate figures and technique, with added instruction for leading and ladies styling. No partner is required.
MOVE WITH ME
October 8 – November 12
Time: 10:30-11:15 am
Suggested Ages: 2-5
Instructor: Melissa Costa
Move and groove with your toddler! An introductory dance class that encourages children to explore creative movement while working on their coordination, listening skills, motor development, sense of rhythm and so much more. No experience necessary!
This 6-week course is designed to introduce beginners to essential guitar skills. Join us in a fun, supportive setting where you’ll explore strumming patterns, chord progressions, music theory and more.
Guitar II-Intermediate Beginner
Building on the basics taught in beginner course, this section focuses on new strumming/fingerpicking techniques, more advances repertoire and an introduction to soloing. Basic music theory knowledge OR completion of the beginner course is encouraged.