Art, Dance & Music Classes

Ki Dojo
Gymnastics, modern jazz, Egyptian and Caribbean dance, Taoist practices, aikido, yoga, Taoist fitness, judo, ju jitsu, Argentinian tango and capoeira available at Viale Corsica 3R Via Gordigiani int. 20/m, 50100 Florence (FI).
Florence Gospel Choir School
Spiritual and gospel, blues, soul, and jazz and other artistic influences from the American experience. Group and individual lessons for voice and instrument. At 49 Via Antonio Scialoja, 50136 Florence (FI).
Private gastronomic tours in Florence including wine tasting, olive oil and Chianti wine production course, guided visits to vineyards, cooking courses, painting and ceramic classes and events. At Via San Cristofano 3, 50122 Florence (FI).
Big Dance
Dance school with English-speaking instructors and possibility of private classes in English. At 23 Via Pisana Livornese, 57023 Cecina (LI).
Active Gourmet Holidays
Cooking, art and painting classes, plus accommodation in Tuscany. Courses at La Bottega del Trenta Tuscan cooking school also available. Company based in the US.
Siena School for Liberal Arts
Private school with courses taught in English and Italian. Scholarship programmes available for US students. 37 Via Tommasso Pendola, Siena 53100 (SI).
The Florence Institute of Design International
School of design providing both masters and undergraduate courses. Graphic design, interior design, art history and architecture, with all classes taught in English. At Borgo Ognissanti 9, Florence 50123 (FI).
Florence Dance Center
Dance classes for children, teenagers and adults. All forms of dance including tap, flamenco, jazz, hip hop, salsa, stretching, yoga, personal training, ballroom dancing and more. At 23 Borgo della Stella, 50124 Florence (FI).
Fondazione Studio Marangoni
Photography school in the centre of Florence for basic classes for teens and adults in English and advanced classes in Italian as well as workshops and seminars on contemporary themes. Via San Zanobi 32r, Florence (FI).
Music Together Lucca Pisa
Music classes for children up to 5 years old, together with their parents and siblings. 45-minute weekly courses in groups of maximum 12. At 38 Via Acquarella, 55100 Santa Maria Del Giudice (LU).
Charles H. Cecil Studios
Art school in Florence using the sight-size technique. At 68 Borgo San Frediano, 50124 Florence (FI).
Alambrado Studio - Dance School
Dance school with modern dance, ballet, hip-hop, break dance, salsa, tango and bellydance classes. Summer dance workshop in collaboration with ProDanzaItalia/USA. At 27 via Francesco Datini, 50126 Florence (FI).
Centro Machiavelli
Italian language school in Florence offering group and private tuition for all levels. Italian language courses, practical art and artisan courses, Italian cooking courses. At 4 Piazza Santo Spirito, 50125 Florence (FI).
Il Verrocchio Art Centre
Courses in painting and sculpture. Accommodation and studio space in the heart of the Tuscan countryside. Courses run by Nigel Konstam. At 16 Via San Michele, Casole d'Elsa 53031 (SI).
Santa Reparata International School of Art (SRISA)
Art and design school with courses in photography, painting, drawing, fashion design, book art, graphics, printmaking.  Monthly or weekend workshops in Florence.
Francis Flowers
Floral arrangements,bridal bouquet design and venue decoration as well as classes to learn to create your own. At 7 Piazza A. Bonsanti, 50144 Florence (FI).
Koinè - Italian language School
Italian school with painting and drawing classes, Italian and photography in Florence and Lucca.
The Florence Art Studio
Drawing and painting programmes in central Florence. At 121 Via Ghibellina, 50122 Florence (FI).
Ateneo della Danza
Dance school and academy with courses in classical ballet, modern, jazz, hip hop, Latin American, pilates for adults and children. At Piazza Maestri del Lavoro 31, 53100 Siena (SI).
The Tuscan Experience
Italian language and culture for individuals or small groups based on art, history of art, restoration, art deco and cooking. At 61/A Galleria d'Azeglio Viareggio 55049 (LU).
Accademia del Giglio
Art School in the centre of Florence offering drawing and painting classes all year round and one-week workshops, seminars in special techniques such as fresco, watercolour, portrait. At 116 Via Ghibellina, 50122 Florence (FI).
The Tuscan Workshops
Tuscan cooking courses, wine tasting, workshops in painting and sculpting, excursions and accommodation.
Sketching in Tuscany
Former Walt Disney animator and Getty Museum drawing instructor available by appointment for individual or group drawing instruction in Florence and surrounding Tuscany. At Via Pierluigi da Palestrina, 27, 50144 Florence (FI).