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Community Classes

shutterstock_Dancer1Performing Arts Community Classes at Point Park offer NON-CREDIT and affordable classes in acting, dance and music for adults, teenagers and college students.

Mini Spring Term - Apr. 24 to June 1, 2017

Drop-in Classes for $15 per 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 19 to July 29, 2017 (3 or 6 weeks)
  2. Summer Dance Workshop - July 17 to July 28, 2017  (2 weeks)


  1. Screenwriting Camp - June 26 to June 30shutterstock_Slate_Guy
  2. Camp Hollywood  - July 10 to Thurs., July 20
  3. 2D Animation Workshop - July 17 to July 21
  4. 3D Animation and Visual Effects - July 24 to July 28
  5. Sound Camp "Sound Mixing and Recording" - July 17 to July 21

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
Email: community@pointpark.edu

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.