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COMPASS ARTS was built upon the idea that learning and creating are best accomplished through exploration, improvisation and play, Compass Arts seeks to expand the minds of children and adults and empower each individual through its interactive arts classes. Currently housed in the Compass Arts Enrichment Center in the heart of downtown Beacon, NY and drawing from the talents of professionals in a variety of arts fields, Compass Arts continues to grow its offerings, enabling you to find YOUR direction.

Announcements

Compass ArtsOur location is 395 Main Street in Beacon (Enter from the parking lot in the back)

Compass ArtsDiscounts are available for additional family members and multiple classes.

Compass ArtsTo inquire about drop-ins or prorated registration for classes already in session, email Gina@CompassArts.org

Compass ArtsGift certificates are available! Looking for that perfect gift for a special person in your life? What better than the gift of creativity. Give a gift certificate for Compass Arts HERE.

Compass ArtsLooking for a space for your event? Ask us! The Compass Arts spaces are available to rent with various rate packages tailored to your needs. Consider us for your upcoming birthday party or any other event. We can provide many levels of event support so let's talk!


FEATURED CLASSES AND CAMPS

Compass Arts Musical Stew Gina SamardgeMusical Stew
Taught by Gina Samardge
Session dates: Thursdays, 9:30am-10:15am, July 6 - August 17 (no classes July 27 and August 3)

REGISTER HERE

Musical Stew is a 45 minute music and movement class. Rooted in music education approaches such as Orff-Schulwerk, Kodaly and Dalcroze, the class provides adults songs, rhymes and activities to help nurture their child's musical development and allow the little ones to begin an integrative musical journey that lets music work its magic-helping children develop cognitively, physically and emotionally.

Compass Arts Musical Stew Gina SamardgeMusical Stew
Taught by Gina Samardge
Session dates: Thursdays, 10:30am-11:15am, July 6 - August 17 (no classes July 27 and August 3)

REGISTER HERE

Musical Stew is a 45 minute music and movement class. Rooted in music education approaches such as Orff-Schulwerk, Kodaly and Dalcroze, the class provides adults songs, rhymes and activities to help nurture their child's musical development and allow the little ones to begin an integrative musical journey that lets music work its magic-helping children develop cognitively, physically and emotionally.

Compass Arts Afro-Modern Fusion I Michelledana ShafranAfro-Modern Fusion for 5-9 year olds
Taught by Michelledana Shafran with live accompaniment by Bryan Kopchak
Class dates: Thursdays, 4:30pm-5:15pm, July 6 to July 27

REGISTER HERE

West African, modern, and creative dance infused movement class accompanied by LIVE drums for kids! Do your kids have an endless supply of energy that needs releasing? Do they love jumping, twirling, twisting and whirling? Then this is the perfect class for them! Together, we'll explore West African rhythms and movements while we physically navigate our feelings through creative and imaginative self-expression.

If you have questions about the class curriculum, please contact Michelledana directly at michelledanashafran@gmail.com.

Compass Arts Rompatom Gina SamardgeRompatom Music Camp I
Taught by Gina Samardge
Class dates: Monday through Friday, July 24-July 28, 9:30am - 3pm

REGISTER HERE

Students will be immersed in a variety of challenging instrumental and vocal material, learning about improvisation, theory, and composition, and creating a vibrant performance that will be shared that Friday at the end of the camp. Students who play other instruments (uke, piano, violin, guitar, etc) are welcome to bring them to the camp and we will incorporate them into the performance. Electric piano on site.

Compass Arts Rompatom Gina SamardgeRompatom Music Camp II
Taught by Gina Samardge
Class dates: Monday through Friday, 9:30am - 3pm, July 31-August 4

REGISTER HERE

Students will be immersed in a variety of challenging instrumental and vocal material, learning about improvisation, theory, and composition, and creating a vibrant performance that will be shared that Friday at the end of the camp. Students who play other instruments (uke, piano, violin, guitar, etc) are welcome to bring them to the camp and we will incorporate them into the performance. Electric piano on site.

Compass Arts Tri-Arts Summer Workshop Gina Samardge and Keely SheehanTri-Arts Summer Workshop for 4-8 year olds
Taught by Gina Samardge and Keely Sheehan
Session dates: Monday through Friday, 9am - 12noon, August 21 - August 25

REGISTER HERE

Throughout the week we will explore a folk tale through music, creative movement, theater, and art, then share our creation with our families at the end of the week.

Please note: Children must be potty trained and bring their own non-perishable snack.

ALL UPCOMING CLASSES AT A GLANCE

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COMPASS ARTS ENRICHMENT CENTER


395 Main Street in Beacon, New York
(enter  from the parking lot in the back)

CONTACT COMPASS ARTS


Tel: 917.648.4454

gina@compassarts.org
www.compassarts.org

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