COVID 19 Update: June registration is open for a limited number of in studio classes with limited spots available. We will continue to offer Music and Voice lessons virtually online for those who prefer them. Registration for Acting is still closed. This message will be updated as the situation changes. Thank you for your patience during this challenging period. EXPLORE EARLY BIRD SPECIALS FOR JUNE CLASSES!

Enriching Lives through Expressive Arts

MUSIC, VOICE  
ACTING & ART 
LESSONS

Voice, Piano
Saxophone, Ukulele,
Guitar, Bass, Violin 
Viola, Cello, Acting
and Art Lessons. 
All levels for children
and adults.

kids take singing lessons

Beginner . Intermeidate . Advanced  

Enriching Lives through the Expressive Arts

We've helped clients accomplish short and long term goals such as:

• prepare wedding solos
• secure choir and dramatic roles
• gain a creative outlet
• secure and advance orchestra chair placement
• prepare for national and local talent competitions
• improve fine motor skills
• improve in academics
• prepare for record releases
• communicate more effectively
• relieve stress through creative expression
• paint canvas portraits and landscapes
• build confidence & positive self awareness
• become more focused & self disciplined
• sing the national anthem
• tackle the fear of public speaking
• engage in teamwork
• improve stage presence
• prepare scholarship video submissions and more!

student learning to play piano

MUSIC LESSONS

$145-$240 per 4 sessions
Children and Adults . Beginner – Advanced
From the basics to the advanced, we offer music lessons in many genres of music. Lessons include a balance of theory, improvisation, technique and repertoire appropriate to each student's individual level and ability.  
                       
Morning, Afternoon and Evenings 
Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello, Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Saxophone
Classical . Contemporary . Gospel and more

kids take singing lessons

VOICE LESSONS

$145-$240 per 4 sessions
Children and Adults . Beginner – Advanced
Gain control, increase stamina, build confidence and ultimately find your unique voice. Our professional coaches will challenge you to become a skilled, versatile and adaptive singer. With BlackBox vocal coaching, students learn proper posture and breathing control; ear training for proper pitch and intonation; how to use your voice for expression and emotion in a song by using the right dynamics. Additionally you will improve vocal range, tone, clarity and volume. 

Morning Afternoon and Evenings
Various genres: R&B/Soul, Gospel, Pop, Hip Hop/Rap, Pop, Jazz, Blues, Rock and more.

drama students act out fear

ACTING/THEATRE ARTS CLASSES

$125 per 4 sessions
Children . Adults . Beginner – Advanced
Gain positive life skills that can have a dramatic impact on academic, personal, and professional success! Our classes benefit anyone who wants to gain or expand their skills in acting, public speaking, and/or performing. 

Classes, Workshops, Masterclasses
Beginning Acting . Acting 101
Professional Actors 

Student drawing in art class

ART CLASSES

starting at $21 per session
Children . Adults . Beginner – Advanced
Art teaches visual literacy and critical thinking. It ignites curiosity and helps focus attention. In our classes, students accomplish a variety of artistic projects to help develop fundamental skills and tools necessary to express ideas and vision through creative work. 

Group (12 max) and Private lessons
Morning, Afternoon and Evening classes

Women holding red cardnial paintings

PAINT PARTY 

We host paint parties, birthday parties, showers, anniversaries and other small social events.

Our space is limited to small events of 30 or fewer guests indoors. Call to schedule (210)660-3838

Studio Hours:
Monday by appointment
Tuesday–Friday 2pm to 8pm 
Saturday 11am to 4pm 
Sunday closed

We love visitors, however we may not be available to answer your questions should you decide to drop in during a class period. A quick text or call for availability would be best.

Minutes from Sea World. Through the Westcreek residential neighborhood to the end of the street, past the wooden fence, follow the gravel road to the left.
We're at 1401 Dezarae #6, San Antonio TX 78253 

WE'RE HERE TO HELP.

What's on your mind?

ABOUT

Founded in 2015, Family owned and operated by retired
San Antonio Fire Department EMS LT. Dwayne Toler, and his wife, visual artist Susan A. Toler. BlackBox Music & Arts is a creative space where performing and visual artists gather to learn, collaborate, celebrate and contemplate; are encouraged to reach their full potential; and are challenged to a higher standard.

CONTACT US

EMAIL: susan@susantoler.com 
PHONE: 210. 660.3838
1401 Dezarae #6
San Antonio TX 78253

ART SERVICES 
Graphic Design
CD Design
Logo Design
Website Design
Digital Images