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Community Classes at Point Park offer NON-CREDIT and affordable classes in acting, and dance for adults, teenagers and college students.  We offer private lessons in dance, acting, piano and singing.

Click for Fall Schedule - Sept. 4 to Dec. 8, 2018

Drop-in Classes - $15 per class.Tap Class

Point Park Students Receive 50% Off Tuition. Students can take dance and acting classes for as little as $6.50 to $7.50 per class. All Point Park students, faculty and staff receive a 50 percent discount.

Other College Students Receive 20% Off Tuition.
Students enrolled at other Universities will receive 20% off tuition. Pay as little as $10.50 to $12.00 per class.



  1. Community Classes in Performing Arts (dance, acting and singing)
  2. Pre-Professional Dance Program (for high school students and older)


  1. International Summer Dance - June 17 to July 27, 2019 (3 or 6 weeks)
  2. Summer Dance Workshop - July 15 to July 26, 2019 (2 weeks)


  1. Screenwriting Camp - June 24 - June 28 (5 Day Workshop)
  2. 3D Animation Camp - June 24 - June 28 (5 Day Workshop)
  3. Camp Hollywood - July 8 - July 18 (2 weeks)
  4. 2D Animation Camp - July 15 - July 19 (5 Day Workshop)
  5. Sound Camp "The Art of Sound" - TBD
  6. Editing Camp "The Art of Editing" - July 22 - July 26 (5 Day Workshop)
To request a class schedule by mail or receive further information about our programs, please contact us:

Performing Arts Community Classes
Point Park University
201 Wood St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: 412-392-3456
Fax: 412-392-3803

Director: Michael Shahen
Assistant to Director: Lesa Donati


Please DO NOT make a payment until you are registered and have a University ID number/ account. All credit card payments must be placed into your Community Class Account. The University will no longer accept credit card payments directly. We have arranged for a third party vendor to accept MasterCard, Visa and Discover Card when payment is made online through QuickPay. You will be charged a 2.55% service fee by the vendor for this service. This fee will be in addition to tuition charges.

Payment by E-Check (your debit card) will be available online at no cost to the payer. Since the system does not inform us of your online payment or show up immediately, please email, fax or mail in a copy of your payment receipt. Thank you.


  • To pay online access PointWeb.
  • Select Guest Button
  • Enter ID# and Date of Birth
  • Click Community Classes/ISD Button
  • Enter Amount
  • Enter Payment Information
  • Mail or fax (412-392-3803) a copy of receipt to our office so we can update our records.