Free Event Open House at New Carnegie Performing Arts Center Location

8/23/2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 AM Carnegie Performing Arts Center

Performing Arts Center will host a Free Open House on Sunday, August 23, at its new studio located at 500 Chestnut Street in Carnegie. The Carnegie Performing Arts Center was invited to utilize the 1st floor of the Ahavath Achim Congregation after spending many years at the Masonic Hall in Carnegie. The public is invited to see the new dance space and children can try sample classes for the upcoming fall semester. Free Sample dance class will be offered from 11am-3pm for children age 3 and up. Sample dance classes will include pre dance and ballet classes, hip hop fun for ages 3 - 9 and ballet, jazz andCarnegie lyrical for ages 10 and up. There will also be children\'s crafts as well as giveaways. Past performance costumes will be on display and a chance to see pointe shoes up-close, meet some of our talented CPAC dancers, and participate in some dance fun! There are three dance studios with new flooring plus a music studio for piano lessons, children and teenage acting and musical theater. Registration for the fall semester will be held the following Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, August 24, 25, and 26 from 5 - 8 p.m. While RSVPs are not required, you can call or email in advance to receive a fall brochure. New this year will be a dance competition class offered for students of the school for ages 7 - 18. Team Forte director, Melissa Moore, who has led the competition team to many gold and platinum awards will teach the class. The class will be held on Wednesdays during the school year with competitions held in April and May. Participants must be students currently taking dance classes at the Carnegie Performing Arts Center. As in past years, the Carnegie Performing Arts Center offers a full schedule of dance classes including ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, hip hop, modern, acting, musical theater and piano lessons. There are also opportunities for children to participate in 5 full productions. The first is the play Treasure Island in September, the ballet the Nutcracker in December, the ballet the Little Mermaid in March, the play Snow White in April and the school Recital in June. These will all be held at the Andrew Carnegie Music Hall in Carnegie. To stay up to date on our Open House offerings for the Open House on Sunday, August 23, and a list of our classes, please look at our website at or at our Facebook page Carnegie Performing Arts Center. Messages can be left at the studio 412-279-8887 or at