Spy Hop is a nonprofit digital media arts center offering FREE classes in film, music, audio, and design for students ages 9-19.

We provide classes at our center in Salt Lake City, as well as satellite locations and schools across Utah.

Spy Hop is a nonprofit digital media arts center offering free classes in film, music, audio, and design for students ages 9-19.

We provide classes at our center in Salt Lake City, as well as satellite locations and schools across Utah.

What's going on:

Art Talk with Tony Ducret
and Patrick Starr

Wednesday, December 7, 4 - 5 PM

Phase 2 is hosting its first Virtual Art Talk featuring Tony Ducret, Director of Development, and Patrick Starr, Executive Vice President of Creative Advertising, of Universal Pictures.

They’ll be discussing distribution and marketing strategies once you’ve completed your film. Tony recently oversaw Nope, Beast, and the upcoming Violent Night. Patrick created marketing campaigns for the Jurassic World films, Straight Outta Compton, and the upcoming Puss in Boots: The Last Wish.

This Phase 2 Art Talk is free and open to the public.

Phase 2 End of Year
Wrap Party

Friday, December 16, 5 - 7 PM

✨Phase 2 is hosting a Year-End Wrap Party to celebrate a year’s worth of work in the Spy Hop Student Lounge! ✨ 

This free public event will feature a panel discussion with Phase 2 crewmembers who will screen some of their independent work and share where they’re taking their careers and next steps beyond Spy Hop and Phase 2. Drinks and snacks will be served. Come and celebrate with us!

We offer classes in film, music, audio, and design for students ages 9-19.

Our campus is open to all teens. The Spy Hop Rooftop event space is available to rent for all types of events.

We rely on donations to keep our doors open and our classes tuition-free. Learn how you can support Spy Hop!

UPCOMING CLASSES & PROGRAMS

Media Lab
Introductory
FilmML
March 7 – March 23

Experimental Filmmaking

Ages 13 - 19

In this media lab, you will learn basic filmmaking skills to conduct experiments in visual creation, storytelling, and experience.

Hip Hop Music
Introductory
Audio Engineering 101
May 2 – May 18

Hip Hop Weekly

Ages 13 - 19

This hip-hop bootcamp style class gives beginner emcees the opportunity to write and record their own verses.

Hip Hop
Intermediate
web-resonate
January 9 – April 19

Resonate

Ages 13 - 19

Join the Resonate crew to write, record, and perform original hip-hop straight out of Spy Hop’s studio.

Media Lab
Introductory
FilmML
May 2 – May 18

Screen Acting

Ages 13 - 19

In this Media Lab you will have the opportunity to act in a real film setting.

Phase 2 Skill Lab
Advanced, Intermediate, Introductory
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December 9 – December 9

December Phase 2 Skill Lab

Ages 14 - 25

Once a month Phase 2 offers a drop-in style class for you to hone your creative and technical skills in a supportive and fun environment.

Paid Apprenticeship
Intermediate
web-audio-apps
January 9 – May 17

Audio Apprenticeship Spring 2023

Ages 13 - 19

Earn a $200 stipend as an Audio Apprentice to learn the ins and outs of audio engineering and music production as a career.

FREE – $200 stipend available

Spy Hop would like to acknowledge the generous Public Support it receives.

A complete list of donors can be found HERE