Dance academy

Marion Art Center Dance Academy back this fall

MARION – The Marion Art Center has announced the return of the MAC Dance Academy this fall. MAC Dance Academy is a ballet studio that promotes individuality and fun for all dancers. This low-key, low-cost program offers extraordinary dance lessons by Teah Keogh (“Miss Teah”) in ballet, tap and jazz, and also touches on contemporary, hip-hop and gymnastics – all in a safe and fun way to learn. . environment. This year the MAC will be welcoming a new instructor to assist Miss Teah and teach intermediate students – stay tuned!

The MAC Dance Academy takes place over two 10-week sessions (fall and spring), with a five-week winter session in between. The 10-week fall session begins Monday, September 27. Dancers must wear masks inside the Marion Art Center. Tutors are invited to attend a course the last week of each session. Lessons are available for children from 3 to 8 years old (lessons for older children will be announced later). No previous dance experience is required! The cost of a 10-week session is $175 for MAC members and $195 for non-members, while the cost of a five-week session is $95 for MAC members and $105 for non-members. Get 10% off when you register for all three sessions before the start of the first session. Note: MAC membership at the family level is required for reduced MAC Dance Academy tuition. If you are unsure if your membership is up to date, call the MAC at 508-748-1266. To see the full schedule or to register online, visit marionartcenter.org/classes/mac-dance-academy/

Watercolor classes for adults resume at the Marion Art Center from September.  Instructor Patricia White returns to teach the eight-week beginner/continuous watercolor course beginning Thursday, September 16 and ending Thursday, November 4.

Adult watercolor classes resume at the MAC

Watercolor classes for adults resume at the Marion Art Center from September. Instructor Patricia White returns to teach the eight-week beginner/continuous watercolor course beginning Thursday, September 16 and ending Thursday, November 4. Classes are held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursdays at the MAC studio. Instructor Jay Ryan will be teaching the Continuous/Advanced Watercolor classes Fridays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the MAC Studio, September 17 through November 5. The cost for each full eight-week session is $195 for MAC members, $220 for non-members. There’s also a new walk-in option for those who can’t commit to the full session, or for anyone who wants a few extra hours of painting in a guided studio. The cost for a day walk-in is $30/day and depends on weekly availability. Class size is limited. Masks are mandatory inside the MAC galleries, and mask wearing during studio classes will be determined by the instructor. Register online at https://www.marionartcenter.org/adult-classes/