Summer in the Studio

For Aspiring Performers and Filmmakers age 13 - 17

Join us from July 6 – July 25 for an immersive program taught on an active Hollywood studio!

Dates of Camp: [REGISTER HERE]

  • July 6 – July 25
    Students can take one, two, or three weeks across this span, with all three weeks available for the shorter form registration.
  • Red Carpet Screening on July 26

Program Majors and Electives:*

  • Filmmaking
  • Acting for Film + Television
  • Commercial Dance
  • Musical Theatre + Film
  • Mythic Storytelling

(*Majors/Electives are subject to change)

 Summer Leads:

Jeremy Kent Jackson has Guest Starred and Recurred on Network Television Shows including ER, CSI, Las Vegas, CSI:Miami, American Dreams, Happy Family, Drake and Josh, Without a Trace, and Friends With Benefits. For three seasons he regularly recurred as Douglas Davenport on Disney XD’s Lab Rats and continued the character for another year in the spinoff series, Lab Rats: Elite Force... [LEARN MORE]

Kristin Deiss grew up in Philadelphia, PA where she first received her dance training at the Rock School of the Pennsylvania Ballet before attending both the School of American Ballet as well as the Miami City Ballet School...[LEARN MORE]

Michelle Loucadoux-Fraser has performed in five Broadway musicals including playing Hope Harcort with Sutton Foster and Joel Grey in the Tony award-winning Anything Goes, originating the Broadway cast of The Little Mermaid as Adella and eventually playing the title role of Ariel, performing the role of Babette in Beauty and the Beast, originating the Broadway cast of Mary Poppins... [LEARN MORE]

Elric Kane is an award-winning filmmaker who over the last decade has directed films in both New Zealand and USA. Elric also produces and hosts the popular Blumhouse podcast 'Shock Waves' and the movie podcast 'Pure Cinema' for the New Beverly Cinema. His independent feature films Kissy Kissy and Murmurs have screened at several international film festivals and his most recent short film Tender is currently on the US film festival circuit... [LEARN MORE]

Will Linn, Ph.D. holds a Ph.D. in mythological studies with an emphasis in depth psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Carpinteria, CA; a BA in philosophy from the University of the South in Sewanee, TN; and a CORe credential from Harvard Business School... He currently co-hosts a radio show that he created for the Santa Barbara News Press called Mythosophia, in which he interviews leading story artists and scholars from such territories as myth and religion, sci-fi and fantasy... [LEARN MORE]

Contact Us:

Maxwell T. Colburn
Program Coordinator

Phone number: 424.231.5366

Email: [email protected]

A sample day in the life from last year’s camp:

  • 6:30a – 7:15a: shuttles to campus
  • 7:15a – 8:00a: Breakfast in “The Hub.”
  • 8:00a – 9:30a: Class 1 in your chosen major
  • 9:40a – 11:10a: Class 2 in your chosen major
  • 11:15a – 12:45p: Elective
  • 12:45p – 1:15p: Lunch
  • 1:15p – 2:45p: Class 3 in your chosen major
  • 3:00p – 5:00p: Collab Lab
  • 5:15p – 6:00p: Dinner
  • 6:15p – 7:00p: Shuttle back to hotel
  • 7:30p – 9:00p: Optional entertainment-themed activity (trivia, board games, movie night, etc.)

Weekend Excursions (Chaperoned):

  • Universal Studios
  • Scavenger Hunt on Hollywood Blvd
  • Hike to Hollywood Sign
  • & More

Lodging and Meal Details:

  • Sheraton Universal
    • 4 campers to a room, 2 campers to each queen bed
  • Lodging not included with tuition.
  • Lodging includes a meal plan.
  • A meal plan can be purchased separately.
  • Chaperones on site 24 hours.

Past Summer:

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