Registration is open for Darien Arts Center's fall classes for all ages in dance, visual arts, martial arts and music. Fall classes begin in September and registering early is suggested as classes fill quickly. New classes include more Hip Hop, Boys Ballet, Mixed Media Collage and Group Guitar, Singing/Songwriting and Ukelele.
To register for classes, visit darienarts.org or call (203) 655-8683. The DAC is located at 2 Renshaw Road, behind the Town Hall.
The DAC dance program offers students from the age of 3 through adults, the opportunity to train in one of the finest dance spaces in Fairfield County. Fall classes run from September 7, 2021 through January 22, 2022. Tuition is $410. Adult drop-in and class card options are available. Dance classes for all levels, ages 3 & up include Ballet, Hip Hop, Lyrical Jazz, Contemporary, Modern Jazz, Broadway and Pointe.
Classes are designed to hone fine motor skills and improve focus and self-discipline, while learning self-defense and having fun.
OPEN MARTIAL ARTS, Ages 8 & up, Monday, 6-7pm, Sept.13-Jan. 17, $410.
YOUTH MARTIAL ARTS, Ages 5-12, Thursday, 5:30-6:30pm, Sept. 9-Jan 20, $410
TEEN/ADULT MARTIAL ARTS, Thursday, 6:30-7:30pm, Sept. 9-Jan. 20, $410. Adult drop-in and class card options are available.
The DAC music program includes private lessons for both adults and children in piano, voice, guitar, violin, flute, cello and percussion as well as group classes.
NEW BEGINNING SINGER SONGWRITER CLASS
Grades 5-8 | Saturday, 11am-12pm | Oct. 2-Dec.11 | $250
NEW SINGER SONGWRITER CLASS
Grades 9-12 | Saturday, 12:30-1:30pm | Oct. 2-Dec.11 | $250
NEW BEGINNER GROUP GUITAR
Grades 2–5 | Saturday | 10–10:45am | Oct. 2-Dec. 11 | $210
NEW BEGINNER UKULELE
Grades 2–5 | Saturday | 2:30–3:15pm | Oct. 2-Dec. 11 | $210
Classes and workshops for children and adults include painting, drawing, photography and fine crafts. Students practice in the spacious DAC Visual Arts Studio.
Grades 1-4 | Monday, 4:10-5:10pm | Sept. 20-Dec. 6 | $250
Grades 5-8 | Tuesday, 4:10-5:40pm | Sept. 21-Nov. 30 | $360
Grades 1-4 | Wednesday, 3:45-4:45pm | Session 1 | Oct. 6-27 | Session 2 | Nov. 17-Dec. 8 | $90 per session
DRAWING AND PAINTING
Grades 5-8 | Wednesday, 5-6:30pm | Sept. 22-Dec. 15 | $360
PAINT AND PASTE: MIXED MEDIA AND COLLAGE
Grades 1-4 | Thursday, 3:45-4:45pm | Oct. 21-Dec. 16 | $220
DIGITAL IPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY: THE GREAT OUTDOORS
Grades 5-8 | Friday, 3:40-4:40pm | Sept. 24-Dec. 3 | $176
CALLIGRAPHY ROUNDHAND - THE ENGROSSER'S SCRIPT
Adult | Tuesday, 7-9pm | Sept. 21-Oct.26 | $295
SIP AND PAINT: STILL LIFE
Adult | Friday, October 15th, 7-9pm |$50
Adult | Friday, December 3rd, 7-9pm | Friday, December 10th, 7-9pm | $70 per workshop