Fine Arts

The Kroc Center School of the Arts offers a broad variety of programs and classes in the performing and fine arts. Art classes consist of drawing, painting and ceramics. Dance classes feature many genres, from ballet to hip hop, for children and adults of all ages. Music and voice instruction is offered in both group and private lessons. Theatre classes provide instruction on acting, improvisation and auditioning; as well as acting workshops. Please click the link you are interested in for current class offerings, descriptions, and schedules.

Summer Rock the Kroc Dance Recital: Tuesday, June 3rd 6:00 pm in the Joan B. Kroc Theatre
Kroc Dance performs at the San Diego County Fair: Saturday June 7th at 2:00 pm on the Infield Stage

New classes!

BALLET FOLKLORICO
Tuesdays 5:00-5:45 pm (beginners- all ages
Tuesdays 5:45-6:30 pm (intermediate- all ages)

HULA
Tuesdays 10:30-11:15 am (ages 3-5)
Tuesdays 4:15-5:00 pm (ages 6-12)

HOME SCHOOL DANCE (Ages 5+)
Fridays 10:00-11:00, Hula
Fridays 11:00-12:00 pm, Tumbling/Ballet/Modern
Fridays 1:00-2:00 pm, Tap/Jazz/Hip-Hop

DANCE FOR ADULTS
Wednesdays 10:00-11:00 am, Ballet
Wednesdays 11:00 am-12:00 pm, Senior Dance Expo

TAP
Fridays 12:00-1:00 pm, Adult Tap
Wednesdays 2:00-3:00, Beginning Tap (ages 5-8)
Wednesdays 3:00-4:00, Intermediate Tap (ages 7-12)

HIP HOP
Saturdays 1:30-2:30 pm, Youth Hip Hop ages 4-6
Saturdays 2:30-3:30 pm, Cardio Hip Hop for adults
Tuesdays 6:00-7:00 pm, Performance Hip Hop Troupe

BALLET/TUMBLING COMBO
Ages 3-6

BROADWAY DANCE
Tuesdays 3:15-4:15 pm

PRESCHOOL DANCE EXPO
Tuesdays 9:30-10:30 am

MONOLOGUE/AUDITION TUTELAGE
Ages 8-16
Focus on individual development as an actor/actress to enhance performance capabilities.

BEGINNING GUITAR II
Ages 9 - 12
A class for those guitarists who have some expertise but still need the basics and guidance of a great instructor.

PIANO IV (ADVANCED PIANO)
Ages 9 and over
A great class for the piano student needing an extra musical challenge and the accountability of classroom instruction

PIANO V (ADVANCED PIANO)
Ages 9 and over

ECO FREINDLY Ages 6 - 12
A fun class encouraging students to be creative as they work with recycled materials to create wonderful works of art, beautifying the environment while helping it.
Session Fee: $30 Members/ $40 Guests

PAINTING FOR PLEASURE
Ages 12-18
Explore colors, painting techniques and alternatives. Using watercolors and acrylic paints, the artists will become more comfortable expressing themselves.

FAMILY CERAMICS
Ages 8+
An introduction to ceramic materials and processes. Students will learn how to make figurative sculptures, molds, work with the potter’s wheel, glazing techniques, and fire clay items.
Fee: $90/members $110/guests

SESSION DATES: Feb 17-Apr 12. Apr 14-June 7 & June 9-Aug 2
Classes will be prorated for holidays that may on scheduled class days occur during the session. 
Registration deadline: Feb. 14, Apr 11 & June 6

Location: Register at the Education Desk
Session Fee: $80/members $100/guests (unless otherwise noted)

Call the Education Desk at 619.269.1540 or stop by and pick up an Arts & Education brochure for more details!