South Shore Conservatory Announces Open Registration for Adult Programs

Adult Piano Class 2SSC’s new Arts for a Creative Life department focuses on adult learning

South Shore Conservatory (SSC) announces open registration for its new Arts for a Creative Life adult learning programs at both its Hingham and Duxbury campuses.

Arts for a Creative Life offers a full range of arts experiences – concerts, group classes, private lessons, and performance opportunities – designed to challenge adult minds, stimulate creativity and build vibrant social connections.

Adult programs offered this fall include Adult Rock Band, Woman Song, Shake Your Soul, Adult Jazz Workshop, Jazz Appreciation, Golden Voices, Intro to Piano, Violin and Guitar, Irish Seisun, Chamber Music, and Improv Comedy Workshop.

Shake Your SoulSSC’s Arts for a Creative Life department welcomes the widest range of students and audiences possible by removing barriers to participation and inviting everyone in, regardless of ability. The department launches its new initiative this fall with a kick-off week, from September 27 – October 2, which features free classes and performances for adults. Both SSC campuses are wheelchair accessible.  For more detailed information about accessibility, please contact us or visit our ‘Know Before You Go Page’ at

Adult classes begin October 3.  For more information about Arts for a Creative Life, including program descriptions, schedules and tuition, please visit, call Anne Smith, Director of Community Partnerships, at 781-934-2731 ext. 21, or follow South Shore Conservatory on Facebook and Twitter.

About South Shore Conservatory

2013 SSC Logo PinterestSouth Shore Conservatory, recently recognized as a national model for arts education by the National Guild for Community Arts Education, is celebrating nearly 45 years of enriching the lives of South Shore residents through music and the arts. SSC was founded as a not-for-profit community music school in 1970 and now has two beautiful campuses in Hingham and Duxbury.  Currently serving over 3500 students of all ages and abilities, SSC is the largest community school for the arts in Massachusetts. Students participate in more than 50 diverse programs in music, dance and drama. Through innovative partnerships with social service agencies, SSC’s Creative Arts Therapies department supports the mental, emotional, and physical health of some of our community’s more fragile members. SSC’s Hingham campus is located at One Conservatory Drive, Hingham, 781-749-7565. SSC’s Duxbury campus is located at the Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George Street, Duxbury, 781-934-2731. South Shore Conservatory is a member of the National Guild for Community Arts Education.  SSC programs are supported in part by a grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. For more information call us, follow us on Facebook or visit


In keeping with SSC’s inclusive mission to provide access to quality education in the arts for all, the Conservatory offers programs for all segments of the population to enjoy, regardless of age, ability, geography, and financial means.  Furthermore, South Shore Conservatory admits students and families of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.