Whether you are an aspiring professional performer, dancer, actor, or musician or someone just looking to have fun and learn something new, Spotlight helps all artists explore their craft. Our teachers are experienced and working artists looking to share their expertise with you.
We specialize in training singers and instrumentalists to be the best musicians and performers they can be. We empower our students by using traditional and creative techniques that ignite a passion for the arts. We will teach you proper technique, ear training, basic theory, how to read music, and develop your repertoire. Our job is to help you reach your fullest performance potential!
External Resources: Virtual class access information will be distributed directly from Spotlight Music & Theater Academy.
Duration: 30 minutes
Recurrence: Single session (Discounted 4-session bundles available)
Class Size: 1
Class Schedule: Date/Time scheduling arranged directly with Spotlight.
Age: 6+ (younger students will be considered depending on experience level)
Massachusetts native, Sara Barkon, has been an active Music Educator on the South Shore for the past two decades. Her instrumental studies began with the Flute at a young age, soon followed by Piano which quickly became her principal instrument. Sara earned a B.M. in Professional Music while studying Piano and Music Education at Berklee College of Music.
Sara currently maintains a successful private studio teaching Piano to students of all ages. She enjoys the benefits of one-on-one lessons and values getting to know her students to tailor instruction based on their needs and abilities. She holds high standards for her students and gently guides them to meet those standards in a fun and caring way. Sara is a former faculty member of Middle Street School of Music in Plymouth, MA.
In addition to private teaching, Sara has taught instrumental music at the elementary/ middle/high school levels in local public schools where she served as Band Director and specialized in beginner and intermediate wind instruments. Some of her duties included preparing students for performances, juries, and District and SEMSBA festival auditions.
Sara currently teaches private Piano at Thayer Academy in Braintree, MA where she has served as choral accompanist and coach/rehearsal accompanist for musical theatre productions. She enjoys performing as Piano accompanist for recitals, concerts, and musicals at Thayer as well as other local schools.
Welcome to Spotlight!
We provide a variety of services in the performing arts including private voice and instrumental lessons, acting classes, audition prep, master classes and college admissions.
Our studio is like a family
We learn, share, laugh, grow, and connect. We believe that each student is unique and needs to be nurtured in a way that best strengthens the teacher/student relationship. We give our all with every lesson and expect the same of our students. We work hard and play even harder, laughing throughout our lessons, yet learning the entire way!
The best training available
We work alongside other dedicated, knowledgeable music and theater specialists in order to ensure that you have the best training available. This is not a job for us, but a passion.
Come sing, act, play and join our family!