We are Arts Detroit

 

We believe creativity is a journey, performance is an adventure, and education is an art.

 

Where will the arts take you?

Music Education

 

We offer voice and piano lessons taught by professionals who want to help you grow and learn.

Acting Education

 

Learn from working actors and directors to become more connected to who you are as an artist and discover what makes you unique as a performer.

Dance Education

 

Arts Detroit is excited to start a dance program this summer at the Allen Park Community Center! Learn healthy techniques through all different genres of dance!

College Audition Coaching

 

Getting into college for theatre and musical theatre is extremely competitive. We're here to help with every step of your audition, from material selection and preparation, advising on which schools to apply to, and more.

“Art is an effort to create, beside the real world, a more humane world.”

Andre Maurois

What new at Arts Detroit?

Summer registration now open!

School is almost out, and we’re ready for summer at Arts Detroit! We’re excited to have a full schedule of class and camp offerings to make your kids’ summer fun, educational, and full of performing!

Summer camps at Arts Detroit

We’re excited to offer a number of summer camps both in Allen Park and Plymouth! We have weekly early morning camps for 4-7 year olds and weekly afternoon camps for ages 8. 

So you want to be a Triple Threat?!

We are proud to add a dance program to our studio. For now, our dance program is geared toward beginners from toddlers to teens, and as we grow, so will our programming. Learn healthy dance practice across many styles!

Arts Detroit is coming to Plymouth!

We are so excited to be adding a second location! We’ll be moving into Plymouth PARC which is just minutes from downtown. Classes will start in Plymouth this summer!

What we offer

Arts Detroit offers both group and private lessons in the performing arts, such as:

Music Instruction

We offer vocal and piano instruction with a specialty in Musical Theatre voice

Acting Instruction

We can work on acting technique, character development, script analysis, improv, and more

Dance Instruction

We provide students with a solid technical foundation and a fun, encouraging atmosphere

What others are saying about Arts Detroit

Arts Detroit is proud to have a FIVE STAR rating on Facebook!

Took lessons from Adriane for many years and would continue to recommend her to everyone. So much talent comes out of her studio!

Brittany

Former voice student

My 13 year old has been taking piano for almost a year and we love it. They have a great relationship with the kids and my daughter has learned so much and really enjoys it!

Beth

Parent of a piano student

Arts Detroit is top notch. If your child is interested in piano or voice lessons, come here! It feels more like a family than a business. Adriane is amazing!!

Leo

Parent of vocal and piano students

Why study the arts?

Years of research shows that engaging in arts education has dramatic impact on learning and social skills, such as:

Math and science ability

Musicians who understand theory engage in subdividing beats and counting through rhythmic notation.

Language development

Musicians learn to be attentive listeners, a skill that enhances phonetics and fluency, allowing a child to expand their vocabulary and promotes word recognition.

Cognitive ability

When you listen or play music, the brain is actively engaged in spacial-temporal reasoning, increasing spatial and temporal reasoning.

Critical thinking

Creating a musical performance requires thinking procedurally during the performance, which requires reflection, metacognition, and procedural application.

Self discipline

Studying the arts requires practice scheduling practice sessions at preset intervals for specific amounts of time, which instills disciplined habits.

Confidence

Involvement in the arts increases opportunities for self-expression and gives them a self of belonging within a specific community.

About Us

Arts Detroit began as a private music studio in 2005 and has since been brought under the umbrella of Center Stage Studios, a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. We are currently located in Allen Park, Michigan.

Arts Detroit strives to give each student the opportunity to advance creatively as an individual. We hope to empower a student to find their inspiration and express it through their art, and to possess the confidence to do so. Additionally, to help each student understand, recognize and appreciate the unique and inestimable abilities they and their peers hold, as well as to impress upon and excite them to appreciate the fine arts.

As lifelong students, we hope to be able to give back all that we have learned, both as a unique collection of individuals as well as as a collective artistic unit, and to continue learning through each of our students. We believe we have been given an extraordinary opportunity to pass on all that the arts has given us, and watch as each student explores each note, each movement, each word, and each creative experience to find the perfect moment to create their own.

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Want to study theatre in college?

We periodically hold information session for students and their parents on what to expect if you’re going to audition for college theatre programs. These talks cover:

– The pre-audition process & school selection
– What an audition coach is & why they’re valuable
– What to expect from your auditions
– How to select your audition material
– A Q&A session will also be held!

Upcoming sessions are listed below, and you are able to register directly from there. Please don’t hesitate to email Adriane with any questions you might have.

We’re also interested in holding these talks for schools and theatre companies, and we’re happy to do them free of charge or will donate the money back to your program. Let us know if you’d like to talk more about us coming to you!

College Theatre Audition Information Session

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 7:30pm in Allen Park

at Arts Detroit • 18614 Ecorse Road, Allen Park

Cost: $5 per family

College Theatre Audition Information Session

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 7:30pm in Plymouth

at Plymouth PARC • 650 Church Street, Plymouth

 Cost: $10 per family

Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.

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Arts Detroit Allen Park

18614 Ecorse Road • Allen Park, MI 48101
Phone: 313-427-2490

Arts Detroit

Arts Detroit Plymouth

650 Church Street • Plymouth, MI 48170
Phone: 734-926-3020

Arts Detroit