Boston Acting Classes 259 Elm St, Somerville, MA02144 Boston Acting Classes focuses on teaching the new actor the fundamentals of acting. BAC offers both classes for an…More overview of acting to the intermediate level, and one or two-day workshops focusing on techniques such as cold readings. It also offers classes in playwriting and directing.
Kesher Center for Jewish Learning and Culture 13 Garden Ct, Somerville, MA02143 The Kesher Center for Jewish Learning and Culture provides families and residents of Cambridge and the surrounding area…More with education on the Jewish faith and culture, with classes and events designed to explore Judaism's various aspects. Hebrew language classes, bar and bat mitzvah preparation classes and more. Regular classes are designed for children in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade and summer camps are also available.
Samara Yoga 249 Elm St, Somerville, MA02144 Using a large, sunny space, Samara Yoga offers yoga, dance and alternative healing classes. Prospective students…More can drop into any class on the schedule and try it before committing to a full session. Samara specializes in Vinyasa yoga, with both expert- and beginner-level classes. Workshops in sacred dance, meditation and acupuncture are also offered regularly.
O2 Yoga 288 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA02143 At O2 Yoga, tranquility meets fitness training. Special starter classes for beginners are offered as well as classes for…More advance practitioners. A schedule of events and workshops is frequently updated, so check the website for the latest news. Private and group classes are available seven days a week. You can even book your own appointments online. If you're coming back after an injury, trusted and experienced instructors will guide you through exercises designed to regain flexibility and strength.
Dance Zone 561 Windsor St, Somerville, MA02143 This dance studio offers a dizzying array of classes, from tap to Zumba to jazz. Instruction starts with children as…More young as 1 and continues into adulthood. Summer camps, private parties and one-on-one instruction are on offer at Dance Zone. Most classes are held in the evenings, but it's best to check the schedule online or call ahead.
Brazilian Martial Arts Center 700 Mystic Ave, Somerville, MA02145 This two-floor facility offers classes teaching self-defense in Karate, Brazilian Ju-Jitsu, Muay-Thai, and other styles.…More It also features Mixed Martial Arts classes taking place in a 30-foot MMA cage.
Boston Vintage Factory 86 Joy St, Somerville, MA02143 Boston Vintage Factory is a studio which teaches classes on vintage fashion design and techniques from the 1930s to late…More '50s. Additional subjects taught include retro-themed hair, make-up, art and dance. Classes are small, and all tools and materials needed are supplied by the Factory.
Tree of Life Tai Chi Center 440 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA02143 Founded in 1985, Tree of Life offers classes in Tai Chi Chuan, qigong, and Chinese healing. All instructors have been…More trained in the traditional methods to offer clear instruction to students, and often work with local colleges on alternative medicine studies. A variety of classes are available at all levels, including one-day workshops, groups and private instruction.
SCALE is a public school for adults, offering classes in the English language, adult basic education and GED…More programs. Founded in 1972 as an extension of the Somerville Public School systems, all classes are free. While one does not need to be a Somerville resident to become a student, residents are favored first.
The school is located on the bottom floor of the Tufts Administration Building and just four blocks from the Davis Square MBTA station.
Students above the age of 18 are given a placement test in math and English to assess their current skill level and are then assigned to the appropriate class. The center also has a GED program for students aged 16 to 18 who have officially dropped out of high school.
Mudflat Studio 149 Broadway, Somerville, MA02145 NOTE: Mudflat is currently renovating their new location: the old Broadway Theater at 79 Broadway in East Somerville.…More Open since 1978, Mudflat Studio is part of a Boston -based, national non-profit organization that has been in existence for more than 40 years. Holding over 20 classes per week for all levels and ages, Mudflat also conducts classes at schools, senior centers, and other locales nationwide, and is always accepting new students. Private classes and workshops arranged by age group are available as well. As part of Somerville Open Studios, it holds two yearly sales, one in May and one in December, featuring the work of students and faculty alike. Each workstation in the spacious downstairs classroom features a spinning wheel, and the hot kilns are constantly churning out new works.
Mudville has decades of clay-slinging experience under its belt. This non-profit has offered pottery classes to the…More Somerville community since 1974.
Inside the studio expect to find racks of pottery in various states of completion, buckets of sculpting materials and several wheels.
Impossible to miss is the rambunctious shop-dog Jemma who will spring from the front door at even the quietest whisper of her name. She is a hit with the various classes that make their way into Mudville's clay-splattered studio.
Nan, Mudville's director, will cheerfully help you chose the right class for your skill level and goals.