Performing Arts

Winnetka Community House offers performing arts programming for every interest!

The Winnetka Dance Studio offers all levels and types. Ballet, Jazz, Tap, and Ballroom are just a few. In June, participants in our youth classes perform in our annual Dance Recital. Click here for more information n our many danceĀ programs.

Matz Hall is one of the North Shore’s most historic and active theaters. We partner with Skyline Studios to offer young children an acting experience they’ll never forget.

We also offer music classes for all ages. The Music Institute of Chicago offers Musikgarten classes for parents and babies. Guitar and Piano lessons are also available for all ages.

  • Next Program Starts: 10/24/18
  • Instructor: Brandon Seyferth
  • Ages: 7 - +

This class is for beginner to advanced guitarists of all ages. Students of this course have learned: lead guitar, rhythm guitar, singing while playing, songwriting, improvising, how to figure out songs by ear, and much more! Students of this course have learned styles ranging from Pop, to Rock, Blues, Folk, Classical, Bossa Nova, Flamenco, and beyond. Let an experienced and versatile instructor guide you to reaching your musical goals. Trial lessons can be arranged upon request. Contact us today! Please bring your own guitar. All ages are welcome. Lessons are 30 minutes long. Students will be contacted by the instructor to arrange a lesson time.


  • Next Program Starts: 11/20/18
  • Instructor: Top Note Music Academy
  • Ages: 4 - +

Learn how to play piano in a fun and creative way! Our unique approach is structured entirely around the student's needs. Regardless of age or skill level, we educate our students with a strong musical foundation, learning the theory behind piano as well as the fundamentals. All ages are welcome. Lessons are 30 minutes long. Students will be contacted by the instructor to arrange a time.


  • Next Program Starts: 11/20/18
  • Instructor: Top Note Music Academy
  • Ages: 4 - +

Learn how to SING in a fun creative way! Our unique approach is structured entirely around the student's needs. Regardless of age or skill level, we educate our students with a strong musical foundation, learning the theory behind their voice as well as the fundamentals. Our philosophy has always been to teach music to children on a multi instrumental level, allowing our students to thrive musically on various instruments while building their confidence. Our talented, college-graduate teachers creatively inspire all students to choose the instrument(s) they would really like to learn. Our goal is to educate our community of children and adults with the gift of music. Lessons are 30 minutes long. Students will be contacted by the instructor to arrange a time.