UCLA THEATER PRE-COLLEGE SUMMER INSTITUTES
The Department of Theater’s Pre-College Summer Institutes offer high school students from around the globe the opportunity to develop their acting, singing and dancing abilities in two- and three-week intensives taught by award-winning UCLA TFT faculty and leading industry professionals. In a nurturing and immersive environment, students receive the preparation required for successful participation in a university theater program or a career in the performing arts.
UCLA THEATER COLLEGE/PROFESSIONAL SUMMER INSTITUTES
The Department of Theater’s College/Professional Summer Institutes offer college students and professionals a unique opportunity to network, and enhance their acting, singing and dancing abilities during two-week intensives. Participants will be taught by renowned leaders in the entertainment industry and award-winning UCLA TFT faculty who will prepare them to be better equipped and confident in their professional pursuits.
SUMMER 2022 INTEREST FORMACTING AND PERFORMANCE SUMMER INSTITUTE This three-week intensive program is for high school students who seek discipline and training required for participation in a university theater program or a career in performing arts. This program includes performance-training classes, guest workshops, field trips and a final performance project.Learn moreMUSICAL THEATER SUMMER INSTITUTE This three-week intensive conservatory-style musical theater program is for high school students and encompasses acting, singing, dancing, guest workshops, and a final musical theater performance.Learn moreCAMERA ACTING SUMMER INSTITUTE This is a two-week intensive program for high school students in grades 9-12 who seek discipline and training required for participation in a university film program or a career in performing arts.Learn moreVoiceover Camera Acting Institute The Voiceover Camera Acting Institute is a virtual two-week, UC credit-bearing intensive program for students interested in the performing arts.Learn moreDesign Summer Institute PROGRAM ELIGIBILITYLearn more
To participate in the Design Summer Institute-Costume, you must meet the following qualification:
14 years of age prior to June 20, 2022.Live Performance and Media Summer Institute PROGRAM ELIGIBILITYLearn more
To participate in the Live Performance and Media Summer Institute, you must meet the following qualification: 16 years of age prior to June 20, 2022Stage management Summer Institute The UCLA Stage Management Summer Institute is a three-week intensive conservatory-style program for college and high school theater students encompassing the study and application of stage management, theater history, leadership, teamwork, and problem solving.Learn moreWebisode Writing Summer Institute PROGRAM ELIGIBILITYLearn more
To participate in the Webisode Writing Summer Institute, you must meet the following qualification:
16 years of age prior to June 20, 2022The Nicholas Endowment TFT Summer Institute Scholarship This scholarship is a need and merit-based scholarship opportunity for underserved/underrepresented high school students enrolled in grades 9–12 who have been impacted by the outbreak of COVID-19 and would benefit significantly from a Summer Institute experience.Learn more