Bradley Academy 511 Mercury Blvd., Murfreesboro 615-895-2672 An arts integrated school with grades K - 6 that offers creative writing, drama, instrumental music, theater, visual arts and vocal music coupled with an academic program. Open enrollment. Carpe Artista Academy 101 Front St., Smyrna 615-984-4038 Lessons in drawing, painting, sculpting and photography for kids of all ages. Ages 5 & older can take drama and more. Instrument lessons for ages 5 & older. Registration is ongoing. Cultural Arts Murfreesboro Ages 5 & older can participate in after-school art programs, homeschool creativity classes, group guitar lessons, group piano lessons, private voice lessons and more. Lessons take place at different locations. Registration is ongoing. Discovery Center at Murfree Spring 502 S.E. Broad St., Murfreesboro 615-890-2300 All ages can enjoy supervised art activities during Crafternoon on Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. No registration needed. Faithful Strokes 122 N. Spring St., Murfreesboro 615-573-6793 After-school art lessons for kids in grades K - 6, homeschool art classes for kids in grades K - 8, Mommy and Me classes and more. Registration is ongoing. Golden House Studio Murfreesboro 615-339-7353 Private and group lessons for all ages on new concepts relating to art, principles of design and masterworks. Registration is ongoing. JoAnn Fabric 1923 Old Fort Pkwy., Murfreesboro 615-895-9556 Sewing, crocheting and craft classes for kids ages 5 & older. Registration is ongoing. Michael’s 2615 Medical Center Pkwy., Murfreesboro 615-896-6432 Kids art/craft classes for ages 3 & older. Registration is ongoing. Moxie Art Supply 302 W. Vine St., Murfreesboro 615-849-1131 Classes for young artists of all levels lead by professional artists and art educators take place in summer. Registration TBA. Murfreesboro Art League at Cannonsburgh Village 312 S. Front St., Murfreesboro Classes available in many disciplines for artists of all levels. Registration TBA. Painting with a Twist 2615 Medical Center Pkwy., Ste. 430, Murfreesboro 615-617-5596 Painting classes for ages 7 & older where no experience is necessary. They provide the supplies, too. Thurman Francis Arts Academy 221 Todd Lane, Smyrna 615-904-6715 A magnet school for the arts that serves grades K - 8 for students in northern Rutherford County. Open enrollment. Starry Night Studio 1450 Sam Davis Road, Ste. 145, Smyrna 615-483-4431 Art enrichment programs for kids with an emphasis on visual art. Registration is ongoing. 615 House of Dance 1135 Rock Springs Road, Smyrna 615-516-6604 Breakdancing classes for kids of all experience levels. Registration is open. Barfield School of Dance 2298 Barfield Road, Murfreesboro 615-896-3118 Classes for all ages include Kindermusik, creative dance, tap, ballet, jazz and Irish step dance, hip hop, pointe and modern. Registration is open. Boombox Dance Studio 121 Old Nashville Hwy., La Vergne 615-525-7177 Ballet, tap, tumbling, jazz, hip hop and contemporary for ages 3 - 18. Registration is open. The Dance Academy 117 S. Academy St., Murfreesboro 615-849-8263 Ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, hip hop and pointe for ages 2 & older. Registration opens Aug. 6. Dance Classics 1178 Park Ave., Murfreesboro 615-378-7152 Classes for ages 3 & older include ballet, Broadway, hip hop, jazz, tap and more. Registration is open. Dance for His Majesty Academy of Dance 571 S. Lowry St., Smyrna 615-945-6872 Classes for preschoolers and older in ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary modern and hip hop. Registration is open. The Dancer’s School 2159 N. Thompson Lane, C5-7, Murfreesboro 615-907-1155 Three fully equipped studios host classes for ages 3 & older including princess ballet, ballet/tap, hippy hop, beginner tap, modern improv, modern tech/improv, hip hop, contemporary, pointe, cheer dance, lyrical and more. Registration is open. Dance with Stacey 1450 Hazelwood Drive, Smyrna 615-220-5120 Classes for ages 2 and older include ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, lyrical, tumbling, hip hop and contemporary. Voice, keyboarding and guitar lessons are available for school-age children, too. Registration is open. Dance Star Dancers 2395 New Salem Hwy., Ste. F, Murfreesboro 615-962-8483 Classes for ages 18 months & older include twinkle tots, tiny tutus, taps and tumbles, hippity hop, Jr. combo, intermediate, senior, hip hop, rock stars, acrobatic arts, pom, elite company and private to semi-private dance lessons. Registration is open. Dance Works 2261 N.W. Broad St., Murfreesboro 615-896-4579 Classes for ages 18 months & older include ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical dance, hip hop and pilates. Registration is open. F.A.D. (Fitness. Arts. Dance.) 3032 S. Church St., Murfreesboro 615-278-0293 Ballet technique, ballet and Broadway, fairy tale dance, leaps and turns and tap for ages 3 & older. Monologue acting and audition technique workshops for ages 10 & older. Classes run Aug. - May. Registration is open. Genas-Dance-School 204 Jefferson Pike, Smyrna 615-361-5278 Dance lessons for ages 3 and older in tap, ballet, lyrical​, hip-hop, clogging and more. Registration is open. National Dance Clubs 710 Memorial Blvd., #122, Murfreesboro 615-849-1155 Intro to ballroom packages available for ages 4 & older. Registration is open. SoZo Dance Academy 1431 Battleground Drive, Murfreesboro 615-849-7886 Tap, ballet, jazz, lyrical, hip hop, pointe for all ages.  Registration is open. Spotlite Dance Studio 4075 Luke Ct., Murfreesboro 615-429-5200 Classes for ages 2 & older include ballet, hip hop, jazz, lyrical, tumbling. Registration is open. Barfield School of Dance Please see listing under “Dance.” Carpe Artista Academy Please see listing under “Art.” Cultural Arts Murfreesboro Please see listing under “Art.” Dance with Stacey Please see listing under “Dance.” Jonathan Fletcher Music 144 N Lowry St., Smyrna 615-459-3133 Lessons numerous instruments for all ages and skill levels. Summer camps. Registration is open. Murfreesboro Academy of Music 211 Uptown Sq., Murfreesboro 615-905-1882 Curriculum for students of all skill levels includes an emphasis on specialized technique development, music theory, ear training, composition and performance. Music & Arts’ The Lesson Studio 536 N Thompson Lane, Ste. G, Murfreesboro 615-893-4241 Private instruction for all ages and abilities on many musical instruments as well as voice lessons. Registration is open. Youth Empowerment through Arts and Humanities, Inc. (YEAH!) held at various locations in Murfreesboro 615-849-8140 Charitable youth arts organization offers Rock Block, where students ages 10 - 17 learn to play music through collaborative experience. Registration is open; classes begin in Sept. Carpe Artista Academy Please see listing under “Art.” Center for the Arts’ Center Stage Academy 110 W. College St., Murfreesboro 615-904-2787 Eight-week sessions offered all year long for ages 8 & older. Students are a part of the cast and experience being in a live production. Registration is open; next session begins in Sept. F.A.D. (Fitness. Arts. Dance.) Please see listing under “Dance.” Perform Murfreesboro at Patterson Park Community Center 521 Mercury Blvd., Murfreesboro 615-893-7439 Members ages 6 - 17 can audition for plays or participate in programs including costuming, intermediate acting and more. Registration is ongoing. Springhouse Theatre’s Salt Shaker Drama Camps 14119 Old Nashville Hwy., Smyrna • 615-852-8499 Summer, for grades 1 - 12. Registration TBA.   Save Save