Metropolis Performing Arts Centre


Summer 2017


Have No Fear Improv

Expand your ability to think fast in this improv class. Whether you are testing the waters of improv or have some experience already, this is just the class for you. Have a little grown-up fun and enjoy the rollercoaster of improvisation! Family and friends are invited to a short performance on the last day of class.

  • Adults 18+, Wednesdays, 7:30-9:00 pm, $185


Intro to Six String (Guitar)

Have fun learning to play guitar in a relaxed group environment. Students learn fundamentals of classical guitar technique, finger-style playing and strumming chords while rocking out to familiar and popular tunes. Practice in class with the supervision of a guitar faculty member and free yourself to play the music you love. Enjoy reaping the scientifically proven benefits to the brain for those who study music!

  • Adults 18+, Mondays, 6:00-7:00 pm, $125


Private Lessons

Get on the fast track to musical success with weekly private lessons! Tailored to each student, private lessons focus on musical enjoyment, healthy technique, and note reading. We welcome students of all ages and no prior experience is necessary. Our faculty are experienced professional musicians, skilled in teaching and performing! To read about our faculty click here.

Clarinet • French Horn • Trumpet  • Trombone • Euphonium • Tuba • Guitar • Ukulele • Electric Bass • Banjo • Violin • Viola • Percussion • Piano • Voice • And More!
Call For Additional Instrument Availability

30 Minute Lessons:     $36/lesson     $612/17 weeks
45 Minute Lessons:     $52/lesson     $884/17 weeks
60 Minute Lessons:     $67/lesson     $1,139/17 weeks

Afraid of Commitment? Start with Trial Lessons:
30 Minute Trial Lessons:  $30/lesson
45 Minute Trial Lessons:  $45/lesson
60 Minute Trial Lessons:  $60/lesson

HOW TO REGISTER: Call 847-577-5982 x221

Returning students must register by May 29, 2017 in order to secure a time slot with their current faculty. New students can register at any time and should refer to group registration dates.


Private Coaching

Prepping for an audition, speech tournament or work presentation? Receive personalized tips and feedback from our professional acting, music and dance coaches. Weekly or single one-on-one coaching sessions are available for music, drama, and dance and can be customized to your interests. Coaches also provide professional training in public speaking and interviewing. Flexible scheduling options are available for all ages.

Start anytime and pay as you go!

  • $40 for 30 minutes
  • $55 for 45 minutes
  • $70 for 60 minutes