Before you can master souffles, macarons and other infamously difficult dishes, you have to start with the basics. This introductory knife skills class will teach you to slice, dice, chop, julienne and mince with the best of them. More importantly, it will keep you safe: There’s nothing more dangerous than wielding a chef’s knife when you don’t know the proper way to use it. $105
Remember how exciting back-to-school season used to feel? Shopping for school supplies, getting a brand new backpack and perfecting your first-day look was just the warm-up: Reconnecting with your classmates and getting back into the classroom was the real fun part. Channel your nostalgia in one of these back-to-school classes for adults in NYC. Whether you’re looking to give your career a boost or just learn a new skill, this selection of photography classes, acting classes, cooking classes and more has something for everyone. So grab your No. 2 pencil and prepare to get schooled!
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