Updated By Stephanie Ferris

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** Please note that we keep this directory live on our site year-round, so some options may change due to Covid restrictions. We have updated each listing as best with can with current information in red below! 

Ready to get creative? We’ve recently updated our directory on TMoM that showcases a variety of arts and enrichment after-school programs, such as theater, fine arts, dance, music (instrument, voice, and group), drama, crafts and more!

This list can always be found by clicking on our Directories page and we can update this information at any time. If there is a program you would like to see added to this list, please email Katie@TriadMomsOnMain.com.

Click on each to go immediately to the following categories:
Greensboro, Burlington and Surrounding Areas
High Point, Kernersville, and Surrounding Areas
Winston-Salem and Surrounding Areas

Abrakadoodle-Greensboro

Activity Offered:  Art classes for young children (mobile classes that come to you)
Website:  Abrakadoodle.com/NC-Greensboro
Contact Info:  Kathleen Norris – Educational Director (email: knorris@abrakadoodle.com); (phone: (336)485-5040)
Ages:  20 months to 12 yrs
Cost:  $15 per class
Description:  Abrakadoodle develops imagination and innovation through its creative art education classes.  Our expansive art curriculum is unrivaled, exceeding the national standards for visual art education.  Join an existing class in one of our Greensboro Community Centers, or form your own new class at your location with any group of 5 or more children.  Great for Mommy & Me or home school groups!  We also do Adult Paint and Birthday Parties.

After School Brilliance

Activity Offered:  Robotics, Programming, Circuits, Entrepreneurship, Design. Based in Summerfield but serves entire Triad.
Website:  AfterSchoolBrilliance.com
Contact Info:  Popi Makris – Lead Coach (email: popi@afterschoolbrilliance.com); phone: (336)301-9853
Ages:  PreSchool, Elementary School, Middle School, Special Needs, Home School
Description:  After School Brilliance is a STEM-focused after-school and day camp enrichment program serving North Carolina’s Triad. We offer enriching and engaging Science, Technology, Robotics, Engineering, Art, Coding and Math programs to young children. After School Brilliance aims to inspire, nurture and grow the critical and emerging skills necessary for success in our digital workforce

Art Alliance of Greensboro

Activity offered: Fine art and pottery classes for adults and kids
Website: artalliancegso.org
Contact info: Liz Busch: artalliancegso@gmail.com; 336-373-2725

Artistic Motion School of Arts (AMSA)

Activity offered: Complete performing arts school including classes and private lessons for children and adults
Website: artisticmotiondance.com
Contact info: Natalya Davison, (336) 617.5099 or admin@artisticmotiondance.com

ArtQuest Studios at GreenHill – Currently closed due to Covid

Activity offered: ArtQuest at Greenhill Open studio
Website: greenhillnc.org/studios
Contact info: jaymie.meyer@greenhillcenter.org or (336)333-7460

Bella Ballerina

Activity offered: Dance and yoga classes in creative movement, ballet, jazz and tap for 18 months to 10 year olds. We also offer BabyWearing Pre & Post-Natal Barre Fitness Classes for Mommas!
Website: bellaballerinagreensboro.com
Contact info: 336-660-2990 or greensboro@bellaballerina.com

Burlington Academy of Dance & Arts

Activity offered: Dance -Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Pointe, Lyrical, Modern/Contemporary, Dance for Special Populations, Mommy & Me, Improvisation in Dance, Adult Tap, Hip Hop, Acro, Dance Team classes, and Children’s Programs – KinderMotions & KinderDance, Acting and Voice
Address: 3382 South Church Street, Burlington, NC
Website: badadance.com
Contact info: office@badadance.com or 336-584-6727
Ages: 18 months – Adult
Cost: Varies for number of hours of class time
Description: Burlington Academy of Dance & Arts (“BADA”) was founded in 1987 and has been under the Artistic Directorship of Virginia Freeman Dupont since 2014. BADA is committed to providing quality instruction and empowering their students through a love of dance & arts. With classes for every age and skill level, we would love to have you join our BADA Family!

Carroll Piano Studio, Inc.

Activity offered: Piano lessons
Website: acpianostudio.com
Contact info: acarrollpianostudio@yahoo.com; Amber Carroll – 336.209.0913

Center for Visual Artists

Activities offered: Visual Art After School Program, Teen Artist Residency, Private Lessons, and Summer Camp
Website: greensboroart.org
Contact info: create@greensboroart.org or 336.333.7475

CodeWizardsHQ Online Coding School

Activity offered: Online coding classes for kids
Website: codewizardshq.com
Contact info: 1-800-213-2417 or contact page on website

Dance Center of Greensboro

Activity offered:  We offer dance and tumbling classes for ages 2 through adults.  Annual Nutcracker Ballet, competitive Team, National Ballet examinations, Spring Recitals, Birthday parties, summer camps and intensives.  We also offer online and private lessons.
Website: dancecentergso.com
Contact info: 336-271-8177 or email Jeanne Alala, director, at Jeanne@dancecentergso.com

Dance Project

Activity offered: Dance Classes offered in: Dancing with Tots, Creative Movement, Modern, Hip Hop, Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Tap, and drop in Adult classes. Class levels range from Absolute Beginner to Professional. We also offer Master classes from Nationally recognized artists, Private lessons, Birthday parties, and Summer camps.  Our dancers participate in an informal Winter recital and a formal Spring recital. Our sought after Student Performance Companies are open to ages 5-Adult. They perform 12 times a year and have the opportunity to audition for our Rise Performance companies that is a pre-professional track for our more serious dancers.
Location: Greensboro Cultural Arts Center, 200 N. Davie Street, Downtown Greensboro
Website: danceproject.org
Contact info: school@danceproject.org, 336.373.2727
Ages: 18 months through adults of all ages
Cost: $110-$275/semester
Description: Located in the Cultural Center in Downtown Greensboro, Dance Project: the School at City Arts offers a vast array of youth and adult drop in dance classes every week including Dancing with Tots, Creative Movement, Modern, Hip Hop, Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Tap, and Student Performance Groups (Junior, Teen and Adult). These adult classes range in level from Absolute Beginner to Professional. We offer professional quality with a community feel. We provide high quality training in a nurturing atmosphere that fosters growth, a healthy lifestyle, self-esteem and artistry. We focus on teaching the whole dancer in a non-competitive environment where dancing is fun and rewarding. Our staff is college educated dance professionals with prior instructional experience and passion for their art form. We love what we do, and strive to instill a similar passion within our students. Visit our webpage for schedules, rates and more general information!

Destination Arts – Fall 2020 classes start on September 14

Activity offered: Performing Arts Instruction in Dance, Music and Acting. Their new Destination Education Learning Hub just opened. Click HERE to learn more.
Website: destinationartscenter.com
Contact info: info@destinationartscenter.com – (336) 740-6891

Drama Kids of the Triad – No in-person classes; online classes being offered

Website: dramakids.com/nc1
Contact – Pamela Barrans, Director (336) 754-4385
Ages:
3-17 years old

Elena DeAngelis Private Voice Lessons – Currently offering only online classes

Activity offered: Voice lessons
Address: 200 N. Davie St.,Greensboro 27401 – Music Center at City Arts
Website: elenadeangelis.com
Email: elena@elenadeangelis.com
Cost: $25/30 minute lesson, $50/60 minute lesson
Description: Get out of the shower and into the studio – you’ll have more fun and you won’t get soap in your eyes! Join me in my studio at the Music Center at City Arts in downtown Greensboro for private one-on-one vocal instruction. Performance opportunities available! Whether you have studied voice in the past or never uttered a note in public, we can work together to bring out the best in your instrument.

Gate City Musikgarten – Currently offering only online classes

Activity offered: Early childhood music classes
Website: makingmusik.com/gatecity
Contact info: (336) 907-8405; gcmusikgarten@gmail.com

Greensboro Ballet

Activity offered: Classical Ballet school for ages 7 & up. Also offering dance classes in pointe, jazz, contemporary, hip-hop and Children’s Dance (for ages 3-6). Adult ballet classes taught in 6-week sessions, beginning and intermediate levels. A new Summer Intensive and numerous Summer camps/classes are offered each year, as well.
Address: 200 N. Davie St., Suite 302, Greensboro, NC 27401 (3rd floor of the Greensboro Cultural Center)
Website: greensboroballet.org
Contact info: 336-333-7480;  info@greensboroballet.org
Ages: 3 years – Adult
Cost: $40 Registration Fee. Tuition is $50/month & up. Concert/Costume fees are $25-$50/student. Certain classes are by 6-week sessions costing $75 with no additional registration fee required.
Description: Located in the thriving artistic and cultural center of Downtown Greensboro, we have been Greensboro’s ballet school for over 39 years! Our Children’s Dance program, specifically designed for children ages 3-6, is a lot of fun, while laying the foundation of movement and creativity these young dancers need. Our Classical Ballet training program begins at age 7, and then is later supplemented with pointe, jazz and contemporary classes. Students can also take jazz and/or contemporary classes only if they so choose. Students in Ballet 2 & up are eligible to audition for Greensboro Ballet’s annual holiday production of “The Nutcracker,” held at the Carolina Theatre in downtown Greensboro each December. Adult Ballet sessions also run for 6 week sessions offering flexibility with your schedule. See our Summer Camp directory listing for all the information on our popular Summer camps. Please call or email for more details and/or visit our website.

Greensboro Dance Theatre

Activity offered: Dance classes
Address: 1613-B Westover Terrace, Greensboro, NC 27408
Website: greensborodancetheatre.com/classes
Contact Info: Rachel Watson at greensborodancetheatre@gmail.com
Ages: 3-18
Cost: Varies
Description: Join us for Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, and Hip Hop classes

Greensboro Performing Arts

Activity offered: Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Hip Hop, Rommett FloorBarre, Simonson Jazz, Broadway, Theater, Voice, Piano, Guitar, Musikgarten
Website: greensboroperformingarts.com
Contact info: Suzanne Vandergrift, Executive Director, (336) 549-2228 or info@greensboroperformingarts.com

Greensboro Youth Chorus

Activity offered: Participation in a youth chorus, as well as performance opportunities
Website: greensboroyouthchorus.org
Contact info: Rebecca Suco, 336-355-1774 or greensboroyouthchorus@gmail.com

Greensboro Youth Jazz Ensemble

Activity offered: Music
Locations: Greensboro Cultural Center
Website: gsomusiccenter.com

Guitar and Ukulele Lessons with Marie van Vuuren

Activity offered: Private Guitar and Ukulele Lessons
Address: Tower Road, Greensboro, NC
Contact Infoinfo@mariestoneart.com 336.315.6081
Website: facebook.com/mariestonemusic
Ages: 6 and up. Adults welcome too!
Cost: $25 for weekly 30 minute lessons
Description: Learn strumming, fingerstyle, classical, improvisation, notation and tablature, songwriting and theory. Student learning styles are expertly assessed and all lessons are customized to fit your child. Marie majored in classical guitar at Guilford College and has been teaching private & group guitar and ukulele lessons in Greensboro since 1997. She is a member of the Guitar Foundation of America, Suzuki Association of the Americas, Piedmont Classic Guitar Society, and Music for People.

Guitar Lessons with Andy Lemaire

Activity offered: Guitar Lessons
Website: andylemaire.com

Half-Pint Harmonies

Activity offered: Early Childhood Music and Movement Classes
Address: Class Fridays @ 9:30 AM 2205-X Oak Ridge Road, Oak Ridge, 27310; Core Gymnastics collaborative 9:15 AM 3403 Horse Pen Creek Rd. Greensboro, NC 27410
Website: halfpintharmonies.com
Contact info: carrie@halfpintharmonies.com; 678-687-1116
Age: birth-4
Cost: $160 for 10 week session, siblings 10 months and older $90 per 10 week session, siblings 9 months and younger at the start of session are free. Core Gymnastics Collaborative class $225 for 10 weeks of music and gymnastics.
Description: Half-Pint Harmonies is a super fun, high energy music and movement class! We immerse young children in musical activities and expose them to a wide variety of scales, rhythms and styles. Our music and in-class activities provide an opportunity for parents and their children to enjoy making music together. We take our educational philosophy seriously, but know it is only successful when class is fun and play-based! Half-Pint Harmonies is a teaching center for The Music Class® based in Atlanta, GA.

Jaime Lyn English Music Studio

Activity offered: Voice and Cello lessons
Website: jaimelynenglish.com
Contact info: (336) 253-8947; jaimelynenglish@gmail.com

Jeffrey Carlson Voice Lessons

Activity offered: Private Voice Lessons at the Music Center at City Arts
Website: jeffreycarlson.com
Contact info: jeff@jeffreycarlson.com

Joyful Noise Kindermusik

Activity Offered: Kindermusik offers music and movement classes developmentally appropriate for each child. Pre-piano classes are offered for older children.
Locations: Summerfield’s First Baptist Church, 2300 Scalesville Rd, Summerfield and Irving Park United Methodist Church, 1510 W. Cone Blvd, Greensboro 27408
Website: juliedavidson.kindermusik.net
Contact info: 336.643.4105, juliewithkindermusik@gmail.com
Ages: 3 months- 7 years
Cost: $65/month
Description: Music is the key to unlocking your child’s creativity, intelligence and potential. Join us to sing, dance, connect, make friends and learn how music makes every day better for you and your child. Pre-piano classes are offered for 5-7 year olds. Call to attend a free trial.

Kids Tunes Music Academy

Activity offered: Piano classes
Website: kidstunes.org
Contact info: kta@kidstunes.org; Kim Moore or Lara Davis; 336-584-8909

Music with Meredith – Currently offering piano lessons only

Activity Offered: Weekly music & movement classes for children newborn-5 and their caregivers
Address: 2761 Longpine Rd, Burlington, NC 27215
Contact: Meredith Gornto, Licensed Educator at 336-684-9528
Website: burlingtonmusic.kindermusik.net
Cost: Varies by session length

Musika Music Lessons

Activity offered: piano, violin, trumpet, flute, bass, guitar, cello, trombone, clarinet, voice, viola, saxophone, drums
Website: musikalessons.com
Contact info:  877.687.4524

Musikgarten at Christ United Methodist Church

Activity offered: Music and movement education for infants through preschoolers
Address: 410 North Holden Road, Greensboro
Website and Registration: christgreensboro.org/musikgarten
Contact info: Chris Dederer, (336) 299-1571 or cdederer@christgreensboro.org
Ages: 1 month – 5 years
Cost: Early registration by deadline on website; Babies and Toddlers $75, Cycles of Seasons $100.  After the early registration deadline, prices rise by $25.  Recruit a new parent and child to our program and save $5 off your session registration.  Enroll in back to back sessions and save $40.
Description: We are excited to offer Musikgarten classes for babies through preschoolers in 3 / 6-week sessions – Fall (Stops by Thanksgiving), Winter (after the New Year) and Spring! Led by certified Musikgarten instructors (as well as public school elementary music instructors), our classes are designed to teach language development, self expression, memory skills, concentration, social interaction, fine motor skills, listening, problem solving, teamwork, coordination, and more through music and movement education. We encourage our parents to interact daily through music with their Baby, Toddler, or Preschooler.  We are offer Family Music for Babies (1-18 months), Family Music for Toddlers (16 months-3 years) and The Cycle of Seasons (Ages 3-5) on Saturday mornings. Learn more and register at:  christgreensboro.org/musikgarten.

Royal Expressions School of Dance

Activity offered: Dance studio
Address: 1220 Battleground Ave, Greensboro, 27408
Website: royalexpressions.org/school-of-dance
Contact info: princess@royalexpressions.org
Ages: Preschool and up
Cost: Varies
Description: Welcome to Royal Expressions School of Dance! Our dance studio is located in Midtown Greensboro in the same shopping center as If It’s Paper and across from Sheetz and Red Cinemas. We are excited to welcome you to our school and cannot wait to dance with you!

Sapphire-Studio – Classes resume in September

Activity Offered:  Dance lessons for all ages, group fitness and women’s gym.
Website: sapphire-studio.com
Contact info: Director – April Straughn, april@sapphire-studio.com; 336-622-8986

Stagelights – Classes offered in person and on Zoom

Activity Offered: Acting, Musical Theater, Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Piano, Voice
Address: 314 S Greene Street, Greensboro NC 27401
Website: stagelightstheater.com
Contact Info: Pamela Kinter, Founder and Artistic Director, 336-370-6337 or stagelightstheaterco@gmail.com
Age: 3-adult
Cost: Varies by class, see website for pricing
Description: Stagelights guides children and teens through the exciting world of theater by encouraging personal expression and focusing on individual student development. We produce musicals throughout the year for Rising Stars (K-3rd), Juniors (4th-7th) and Seniors (8th-12th). Our three-week musical theater summer intensive, Stagelights Mainstage, gives students individual instruction while also producing a full-length musical at Triad Stage. Students who are interested in weekly classes in acting, voice, piano, musical theater and dance can register for our fall, winter or spring sessions. Over the summer, students explore week-long camps with varying themes, from their favorite Disney movies to Broadway musicals to mixed-up fairytales. Stagelights offers after-school acting programs at schools such as Summerfield, Jones and Jesse Wharton Elementary and is a proud partner with Guilford Child Development.

The Mad Platter Pottery Studio

Activity offered: Paint your own Pottery & Canvas Studio
Website: madplatterpottery.com
Contact info: (336)540-9823; themadplatterpottery@gmail.com

The Music Studios of Creative Greensboro

Activity Offered: Music Lessons
Address: 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro, NC 27401
Locations: Greensboro Cultural Center or Virtual
Websitecreativegreensboro.com
Ages: Varies
Cost: Varies by instructor:
Description: Private lessons available for piano, voice, violin, viola, guitar, ukulele, percussion, and clarinet

Vlad’s Violin Studio

Activity offered: Violin lessons
Address: Online
Website: theviolinlessons.com
Email:  theviolinlessons@gmail.com
Cost: $30/30 minute lesson, $55/60 minute lesson
Description:  Vlad Evstafiev attended Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University on a scholarship and graduated with Performer Diploma in Violin Performance. He also holds Master of Music degree from Glenn Korff School of Music where he studied on full graduate assistantship with prof. David Neely,a former student of esteemed Joseph Gingold. Vlad has over 15 years of experience playing in professional orchestras and chamber groups. His experience includes The Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow State Philharmonic, Lincoln Symphony, Owensboro Symphony,  Austin Symphony, Houston Latin Philharmonic, San Luis Potosi Symphony in Mexico, Sioux city symphony, etc. During his studies, Vlad took various masterclasses with reputable soloists and chamber coaches. Vlad has experience teaching in public schools and preparing violin students for regional and state competitions and orchestra auditions where they receive awards and top chairs.  He started violin lessons online as an alternative option to in-person lessons.  And for those who cannot afford to take lessons due to far distance. His teaching method allows students to grow musically and technically and play with ease and inspiration. Thus, his approach differs on a student and is customized, depending on everyone’s level and preparation. Vlad focuses on posture and technique first, to ensure student plays freely and without tension, since its vital to build proper foundations and skills for further growth.
Violin Lessons Online are taught via Skype, Zoom, or Facetime.

Bobbi’s School of Dance

Activity offered: Dance Studio
Address: 13 Trade St, Thomasville, NC 27360
Website: bobbisschoolofdance.com
Contact Info: (336) 475-3126
Ages: Preschool and up
Cost: Varies
Description: Jazz, tap, ballet, lyrical, pom, acro, hip hop, tiny tumblers, contemporary, musical theatre, pre-school and Kindergarten combo classes

CodeWizardsHQ Online Coding School

Activity offered:Online coding classes for kids
Website:
codewizardshq.com
Contact info: 1-800-213-2417 or contact page on website

Courtney Lowe Music Lessons

Activity offered: Private Voice Lessons; Audition Preparation
Contact info: clowe170@gmail.com

Dance Edge

Activity offered: Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, and Contemporary dance
Address: 3935 Brian Jordan Place Suite 129, High Point
Website: dance-edge.com
Contact info: hayley@dance-edge.com; 336-906-5113
Ages: 2 and up
Cost: Call for rates
Description: Dance Edge, located in High Point, North Carolina, is a family-owned studio specializing in Tap, Ballet, Contemporary, Hip-Hop and Jazz for people of all ages. Our programs typically coincide with the school year with performances throughout the year and ending with a recital at High Point Theater. We also have summer camps and specialty classes year-round. We have programs for girls, boys, and adults. At Dance Edge, there’s something for everyone. We are a fun and upbeat studio where priority is placed on learning and building a strong dance foundation while having fun. Our dance classes positively motivate students of all ages through fun and energy filled classes. Students learn dance technique, passion for their craft, and explore their imagination.

Drama Kids of the Triad

Website: dramakids.com/nc1
Contact – Pamela Barrans, Director (336) 754-4385

Half-Pint Harmonies – Classes resume September 14

Activity offered: Early Childhood Music and Movement Classes
Address: Classes Tuesday mornings 9:15 & 10:30, Wednesday afternoon/evening 4:30 & 5:30 1526 Skeet Club Road 27265; Thursday mornings @ 9:30 and Little Blank Canvas collaborative on Fridays @ 10:45 AM & the first Saturday of every month 3735 Admiral Drive, 27265
Website: halfpintharmonies.com
Contact info:   carrie@halfpintharmonies.com; 678-687-1116
Age: birth-4
Cost: $160 for 10 week session, siblings 10 months and older $90 per 10 week session, siblings 9 months and younger at the start of session are free
Description: Half-Pint Harmonies is a super fun, high energy music and movement class! We immerse young children in musical activities and expose them to a wide variety of scales, rhythms and styles. Our music and in-class activities provide an opportunity for parents and their children to enjoy making music together. We take our educational philosophy seriously, but know it is only successful when class is fun and play-based! Half-Pint Harmonies is a teaching center for The Music Class® based in Atlanta, GA.

High Point Community Theatre – Not currently open

Activity offered: Theatrical productions, drama classes, music classes, dance classes
Address: 121 S. Centennial Street, High Point
Web site: www.hpct.net
Contact info:  HPCT.info@gmail.com
Cost: varies
Ages: All ages
Description: High Point Community Theatre is a volunteer-based arts organization dedicated to bringing quality, live theatre to High Point and the surrounding areas. In addition to entertaining Triad audiences of all ages, HPCT provides community involvement opportunities for children and adults. Thus inspiring appreciation for dramatic arts, and educating the next generation.

Little Blank Canvas – Digital Blank Canvas – Offering online and in-person classes

Activity offered: Fine Art Classes for children (ages 18 months and up), Art&Music classes for toddlers, Open Studio Hours, Sketch Journal Workshop, Kid’s Night Out, Birthday Parties and Digital Programs (gaming, coding, animation, digital art, graphic Design and more!)
Address: 3735 Admiral Drive Ste 105 High Point NC 27265
Website: LittleBlankCanvas.com / digitalblankcanvas.com
Contact info: Flavia Nazareth (336) 887-6133
Ages: 18 months and up
Cost: Art and Digital programs for toddlers, kids and teens with Monthly tuition average $25/class with all supplies and monthly kids night out.
Description: Little Blank Canvas is an award winning art and media studio offering Art AND Digital Programs for children located in the heart of the Triad. The Studio offers an exciting age and developmentally appropriate curriculum for art exploration with hands-on Fine Arts projects focusing on art principles while introducing students to many different types of mediums. Only using high quality materials, the bright and open studio provides a lively space that is safe, engaging, organized and welcoming. Every art lesson is designed to be messy and fun, allowing students to explore and expand their creativity, while learning concepts about art, history, different mediums, shapes and textures. Mixed Media Art Classes are offered during the School Year, weekly, with super creative and fun Camps when school is out (summer/holidays/spring and winter). In addition to art and digital classes, camps, monthly Open Studio and workshops, the Studio hosts birthday parties on weekends!

MD Studios

Activity offered: Dance Studio
Address: 110 Randolph St, Thomasville, NC 27360
Website: facebook.com/mddancestudios
Contact info: mddancestudio@gmail.com
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Varies

Musika Music Lessons

Activity offered: piano, violin, trumpet, flute, bass, guitar, cello, trombone, clarinet, voice, viola, saxophone, drums
Website: musikalessons.com
Contact info: musikalessons.com/contact-us; or 877.687.4524

Triple Threat School of Dance, Music and Acting

Activity offered: Music lessons in voice, piano, guitar, violin, viola, cello, drums and flute. Musical theater and acting classes for ages five and up. Also offering all styles of dance creative movement, ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, pointe, contemporary and private lessons
Website: 3threatdance.com
Contact info: 336-884-3942

Vlad’s Violin Studio

Activity offered: Violin lessons
Address: Online
Website: theviolinlessons.com
Email:  theviolinlessons@gmail.com
Cost: $30/30 minute lesson, $55/60 minute lesson
Description:  Vlad Evstafiev attended Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University on a scholarship and graduated with Performer Diploma in Violin Performance. He also holds Master of Music degree from Glenn Korff School of Music where he studied on full graduate assistantship with prof. David Neely,a former student of esteemed Joseph Gingold. Vlad has over 15 years of experience playing in professional orchestras and chamber groups. His experience includes The Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow State Philharmonic, Lincoln Symphony, Owensboro Symphony,  Austin Symphony, Houston Latin Philharmonic, San Luis Potosi Symphony in Mexico, Sioux city symphony, etc. During his studies, Vlad took various masterclasses with reputable soloists and chamber coaches. Vlad has experience teaching in public schools and preparing violin students for regional and state competitions and orchestra auditions where they receive awards and top chairs.  He started violin lessons online as an alternative option to in-person lessons.  And for those who cannot afford to take lessons due to far distance. His teaching method allows students to grow musically and technically and play with ease and inspiration. Thus, his approach differs on a student and is customized, depending on everyone’s level and preparation. Vlad focuses on posture and technique first, to ensure student plays freely and without tension, since its vital to build proper foundations and skills for further growth.
Violin Lessons Online are taught via Skype, Zoom, or Facetime.

Yesterday’s Music

Activity offered: Guitar, Drums, Bass, Piano, Violin, Ukulele, Band instruments
Website: yesterdaysmusicstore.com
Contact info: yesmusic@northstate.net , 336-889-4287

Academy of Dance Arts, Inc.

Activity offered: Dance- Creative Movement, Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical. Hip Hop, Modern
Website: adawsnc.com
Contact info: 336-724-9041, academyofdancearts5678@gmail.com

Advance Dance – Classes resume in September

Activity offered: Dance Classes
Website: advancedancers.com
Contact info: advancedancer@yahoo.com

Amy M. Orser Piano Studio

Activity offered: Professional Piano Lessons
Contact info: 4153 Chatham Hill Drive, 760-9110 or 971- 4831, amyandpaulnc@gmail.com
Cost: $35 per half hour
Description: Mrs. Orser has an Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance from Salem College and a Master of Education degree in Expressive Arts Therapies from Lesley University in Boston. She specializes in teaching piano to children of all ages and also offers music sessions for children with special needs. Mrs. Orser welcomes your inquiry and interview/assessment.

Callie Fleece Voice Studio

Address: (currently online) Zoom/FaceTime due to COVID-19; physical studio in Ardmore neighborhood of Winston Salem
Contact Info: Callie Fleece; CallieFleece@yahoo.com; (205) 533-4949
Ages: 10 years old +. Children, teens, and adults welcome!
Cost: $45/$55
Description: Follow through with your love of singing by taking voice lessons and enjoy one on one private vocal instruction with a classically trained opera singer. Callie offers 45 and 60 minute lessons with trial lessons available to make sure it’s a good fit! Learn healthy vocal technique (so you can sing any style of music), proper breathing, fun repertoire, audition preparation, how to read music, and more! Your lesson is customized towards your individual goals and that will set your experience apart from others. Contact Callie today for a 1/2 off trial lesson and get started!

Creative Drama Children’s Theatre

Website: creativedramachildrenstheater.com
Contact info: Angie Hudson, Artistic Director, creativedramanow@gmail.com. 336-633-8696

CodeWizardsHQ Online Coding School

Activity offered: Online coding classes for kids
Website: codewizardshq.com
Contact info: 1-800-213-2417 or contact page on website

CULTIVATE™ Fine Art Classes – Not currently offering kids’ classes

Activity offered: Fine art classes for kids
Website: emilydrewmash.com/cultivate
Contact info: Emily Drew Mash 336.999.3027  cultivate.kids.edu@gmail.com

Drama Kids of the Triad – Not offering in-person classes at this time. Visit their website for online class offerings

Website: dramakids.com/nc1
Contact – Pamela Barrans, Director (336) 754-4385

Half-Pint Harmonies – Classes resume September 14

Activity offered: Early Childhood Music and Movement Classes
Address: 5047 Country Club Road, WS 27104
Website: halfpintharmonies.com
Contact info: carrie@halfpintharmonies.com; 678-687-1116
Age: birth-4
Cost: $160 for 10 week session, siblings 10 months and older $90 per 10 week session, siblings 9 months and younger at the start of session are free
Description: Half-Pint Harmonies is a super fun, high energy music and movement class! We immerse young children in musical activities and expose them to a wide variety of scales, rhythms and styles. Our music and in-class activities provide an opportunity for parents and their children to enjoy making music together. We take our educational philosophy seriously, but know it is only successful when class is fun and play-based! Half-Pint Harmonies is a teaching center for The Music Class® based in Atlanta, GA.

In Motion Dance Center

Activity offered: all types of dance for children ages 2 1/2 through high school, as well as adults
Website: inmotiondancecenternc.com
Contact info: Michelle Nicholson at 659-0060

Juxtaposition Studios

Activity offered: Non-competitive movement and musical educational center
Address: 1151 Canal Drive #104, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Website: juxtapositionstudios.com/index.html
Contact info: info@juxtapositionstudios.com
Ages: All ages
Cost: Varies
Description: Juxtaposition Studios’ mission is to Evolve, Evoke, and Inspire the community through movement and music. Juxtaposition Studios is a non-competitive movement and music educational center in Winston-Salem. Classes are for EVERYBODY and EVERY BODY. Focused classes in pre-natal, babywearing, creative movement, young combo classes, multiple levels and techniques for school age children and teens, even classes for adults.

Marty Edwards Suzuki Guitar Instructor

Activity offered: Guitar lessons – Suzuki method
Address: 330 Knollwood Street, Winston-Salem
Website: martyedwardsguitar.com/index.html
Contact info: Marty Edwards (336)926.2076, edwards0924@gmail.com or marty@martyedwardsguitar.com
Ages: 3 and up
Cost: Please inquire for current rates
Description: Suzuki Method Guitar Instruction. Primary focus is to develop whole child through music. Approach is modeled after language acquisition. Typical structure includes parent training and daily commitment from parent, weekly individual private lesson, weekly group lessons, 2 concerts annually

Miller Park Recreation Center – Offering after-school programs when WS/FC schools resume in person

Activity offered: Lego club, crafts, after-school program and drop-in snow days
Website: cityofws.org
Contact Info: (336) 727-2831, David Edge, davidwe@cityofws.org

Music at 906

Business Name: Music at 906
Activity Offered: Early Childhood Music, Piano Lessons
Website: musicat906.com
Contact Info: (540) 241-9307, musicat906@gmail.com
Ages: 3+
Cost: $70-$170/month
Description: General music and piano lessons for any level! Offering newborn and toddler classes as well as group, partner, and one-on-one lessons for piano. This studio builds “artist-athletes” by developing a strong foundation in the language of music from a young age and emphasizes healthy body use at the piano.

Music Stop Studio

Activity offered: lessons on all string instruments, all styles; keyboard/piano; drums/percussion
Web site: themusicstop.us/lessons.html
Contact info: (336) 778.9000

Musika Music Lessons

Activity offered: piano, violin, trumpet, flute, bass, guitar, cello, trombone, clarinet, voice, viola, saxophone, drums
Website: musikalessons.com
Contact info: musikalessons.com/contact-us; or 877.687.4524

Naiara Sanchez Studio

Activity offered: Violin/Viola lessons
Address: 4080 Huntingreen Ln, Apt. D, Winston-Salem, NC, 27106
Ages: 4 and up
Cost: contacting for more info
Description: violin and viola lessons with flexible schedule (morning, afternoon or evenings). I teach all levels and ages, from beginners to advanced students. Lessons can be taught in Spanish.

Pfafftown Piano – Online classes now available

Activity offered: Piano Lessons
Website: pfafftownpiano.com
Contact info: Amy Turner, 336-655-8797 or amy@pfafftownpiano.com

Pro Dance Academy – Fall calsses begin September 8

Activity offered: Specializing in Ballet, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, Clogging, Tap, Gymnastics, ALL BOYS Hip-Hop,Teen/College age classes, Competition Team and Audition Prep. Also offering birthday parties, kids night out, private lessons, summer camps and free trial classes.
Website: prodanceacademync.com
Contact Info: 336-778-1121; prodanceacademync@yahoo.com

Sawtooth School for Visual Art

Activity offered: Pre-K – High School Art Classes & Workshops, Adult/Youth Workshops
Website: sawtooth.org
Contact info: Lauren Duncan: youth@sawtooth.org, Information: info@sawtooth.org, Phone: 336-723-7395

Singers Company

Activity Offered: a non-competitive musical dance performing group for elementary-age girls
Website: winstonsalem.singerscompany.com
Contact info: 864-934-3780

The B String

Activity offered: Guitar lessons
Website: bstringguitars.com/bstrngindex.html
Contact info: (336)734.1800

The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem – Suspended in-person programs until further notice

Activity offered: Acting Classes for Grades K-12 and Adults
Address: Arts Council Extension building, 419 N. Spruce Street, Winston-Salem
Website: ltofws.org
Contact info: Jared@ltofws.org or call 336-748-0857 x1715
Ages: 5 and up
Cost: $150 for seven-week sessions; Other sessions are also available.
Description: The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem has offered acting classes since 1969. From theatre games and improvisational exercises to scene development, script work and preparing for auditions, our fun and educational classes prepare students for the stage and beyond. All classes, regardless of age, foster personal growth, teamwork and creativity. During the school year, we offer three sessions of classes – fall, winter and spring – which may be taken in succession or on an individual basis. Each class meets once a week and ends with an informal showcase for family and friends on the last day of the session.

Triple Threat School of Dance, Music and Acting

Activity offered: Music lessons in voice, piano, guitar, violin, viola, cello, drums and flute. Musical theater and acting classes for ages five and up. Also offering all styles of dance creative movement, ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, pointe, contemporary and private lessons
Website: 3threatdance.com
Contact info: 336-794-3942

UNCSA’s Acting Out! – In-person programs suspended until further notice

Activity offered: Acting, Musical Theatre, Tap, Dramatic Movement, Musical Theatre/Jazz Dance, Private Voice, Private Tap, and Summer Day Camps
Website: uncsa.edu/community/drama-acting-out
Contact info: Janine Hawley (hawleyj@uncsa.edu); Suzanna Watkins (watkinss@uncsa.edu)

UNCSA Community Music School – In-person programs suspended until further notice

Activity offered: Group and Private Music Instruction for all ages – Fall, Spring, and Summer Terms available
Website: uncsa.edu/CMS
Contact info: communitymusic@uncsa.edu

UNCSA Preparatory Dance Program – In-person programs suspended until further notice

Activity offered: Classical Ballet training for boys and girls.  Full-year programs require audition, and Summer classes available with no audition.
Website:  uncsa.edu/community/preparatory-dance/index.aspx
Contact info: prepdance@uncsa.edu

Upbeat Music Company

Activity offered: Private Music Lessons
Website: upbeatmusiccompany.com
Contact info: info@upbeatmusiccompany.com / (336) 945-6428

Vlad’s Violin Studio

Activity offered: Violin lessons
Address: Online
Website: theviolinlessons.com
Email:  theviolinlessons@gmail.com
Cost: $30/30 minute lesson, $55/60 minute lesson
Description:  Vlad Evstafiev attended Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University on a scholarship and graduated with Performer Diploma in Violin Performance. He also holds Master of Music degree from Glenn Korff School of Music where he studied on full graduate assistantship with prof. David Neely,a former student of esteemed Joseph Gingold. Vlad has over 15 years of experience playing in professional orchestras and chamber groups. His experience includes The Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow State Philharmonic, Lincoln Symphony, Owensboro Symphony,  Austin Symphony, Houston Latin Philharmonic, San Luis Potosi Symphony in Mexico, Sioux city symphony, etc. During his studies, Vlad took various masterclasses with reputable soloists and chamber coaches. Vlad has experience teaching in public schools and preparing violin students for regional and state competitions and orchestra auditions where they receive awards and top chairs.  He started violin lessons online as an alternative option to in-person lessons.  And for those who cannot afford to take lessons due to far distance. His teaching method allows students to grow musically and technically and play with ease and inspiration. Thus, his approach differs on a student and is customized, depending on everyone’s level and preparation. Vlad focuses on posture and technique first, to ensure student plays freely and without tension, since its vital to build proper foundations and skills for further growth.
Violin Lessons Online are taught via Skype, Zoom, or Facetime.

Winston-Salem Girls Chorus – Auditions, rehearsal and instruction currently on Zoom

Activity offered: Winston-Salem Girls Chorus is dedicated to empowering girls and young women through higher-level singing opportunities, bonding with others through team-work, and providing a foundation for girls to succeed as they grow and mature.
Address: 646 West 5th Street, Winston-Salem, NC, 27101
Website: wsgirlschorus.org
Contact info: 922-4073 Anne M. Saxon, Founding Artistic Director; WSGCSing@aol.com
Ages: UPBEAT! Training Choir…Grades 2-4; Lyrica (intermediate)…Grades 4 – 8; and Encore (advanced), Grades 8 – 12. Includes a Touring option.
Cost: varies depending upon choir level
Description: A multi-leveled choir program for girls in the 2nd – 12th grades, the Winston-Salem Girls Chorus offers a joyful and empowering experience for girls and young women through vocal music education and artistic excellence in choral music performance. Highlights include local and state performances and festivals, a summer music camp, and touring opportunities. Many of our singers are accepted into All-County, All-State, and Honor Choirs, as well as win lead roles in community theater and school musicals. Several continue to pursue their music well into high school and beyond (including singing opera in Europe, performing in Broadway productions, receiving collegiate choral scholarships, and traveling internationally with collegiate choirs).

Winston-Salem Symphony

Activity offered: Various Concerts and Education Programs
Address: 201 N. Broad Street, Suite 200, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Website: wssymphony.org/edu
Contact info: Rachel Watson at rwatson@wssymphony.org
Ages: All ages
Cost: Varies
Description: To educate, inspire and engage members of the community of all ages through active and enriching musical experiences is an essential mission of the Winston-Salem Symphony. From our triple-faceted Youth Orchestras Program to our in-school chamber ensembles, from our Discovery Concerts for Kids to our Music Lovers’ Luncheons (held Fridays before each Classics Series performance), the Symphony is committed to offering valuable educational experiences for children and adults alike. To learn more about our education programs and performances, please visit our website at wssymphony.org/edu

Winston-Salem Youth Chorus – Rehearsals on hold until further notice

Activity Offered: We offer a wide range of programs throughout the year to suit the learning needs and interests of every student, from our main choirs our introductory Fall and Spring Forward programs. Our members learn music theory, sight reading, proper vocal technique, choral style, and music in many languages within its unique cultural perspective.
Website: wsyouthchorus.org
Contact info: 336-703-0001; mail@wsyouthchorus.org

*Triad Moms on Main is not responsible for you or your child’s involvement with any of the programs on this list.

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