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Summer at Cornish

Summer at Cornish’s Theater program offers a rigorous pre-college program, and a number of exciting, intensive performance experiences for students ages 15 to 18 who want to explore the performing arts in a professional art school setting.

You will hone your skills, learn new techniques from working artists, and meet other students passionate about theater. With a variety of scheduling options, Summer at Cornish provides a perfect platform to expand your knowledge, grow as an individual, develop strong audition pieces, potentially earn college credit, and get a real taste of college life. If you have any questions, please contact us.

Sessions

You asked and we listened! Based on student and faculty feedback we extended our Theater Pre-College Session from 3 weeks to 4 weeks, and you will earn college credit for it!

Session Dates
Pre-College Session July 7 – August 1
One Week Intensive August 4 – 8

Housing and scholarships are available for Theater’s Pre-College and the One Week Intensive sessions.

Pre-College Session

July 7 – August 1

Our four week pre-college program prepares you in a comprehensive and rigorous fashion for the real challenges of art school and college life, and students earn two college credits. The foundation series includes Foundations & Scene Study, Perfecting the College Audition and Theater History. Individual Elective Courses run from 1 to 4 pm and include courses such as stage combat, improvisation, stage makeup and musical theater. Cornish is proud to present a final performance of student work on Friday, August 1.

Pricing

If tuition is paid in full by May 2, 2014, a 10% discount is available.

Pre-College Course Package
Cost Courses
$2000
Includes Credit & Materials Fee
Foundations & Scene Study, Perfecting the Audition and Theater History
$550 Per Afternoon Elective Course *
$3100 Total

* Two classes required for Pre-College.

Pre-College Individual Courses

Please note that credit is not available for Pre-College Elective Only.

Cost Courses
$550 Per Afternoon Elective Course
$400 For Perfecting the College Audition Only
$400 For Theater History Only

One Week Intensive Session

August 4 – August 8

Our one-week intensives are designed for the student who wants to dig deeper. These intensives are Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4 pm, with a one-hour break for lunch. Intensives provide 30 contact hours over five days with our stellar faculty. You will come to understand a particular medium with breadth and depth. These courses make a welcome week-long addendum to the pre-college program or may be taken on their own. Please note credit is not available for one-week intensives. All levels are welcome.

Pricing

Please note that credit is not available for one-week intensives.

Cost Courses
$750
Includes Materials Fee
Per 30 Hour Intensive

Theater Schedule

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Course Date Ages Price
Acting and Auditioning for the Camera
July 8— 31
T Th
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $550.00
Directing for the Stage
July 7— 30
M W
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $550.00
Improvisation
July 8— 31
T Th
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $550.00
Musical Theater Intensive
August 4— 8
M T W Th F
9:00 am — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $750.00
Musical Theater Workshop
July 7— 30
M W
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $550.00
Perfecting the College Audition
July 11— August 1
F
9:00 am — 12:00 pm
15 – 18 $400.00
Play On: An Introduction to Writing One-Act Plays
July 7— 30
M W
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $550.00
Shakespeare Intensive
August 4— 8
M T W Th F
9:00 am — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $750.00
Stage Makeup, Wigs, Facial Hair One Week Intensive
August 4— 8
M T W Th F
9:00 am — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $750.00
Theater Foundations and Scene Study
July 7— August 1
M T W Th
9:00 am — 12:00 pm
15 – 18 $2,000.00
Theater History
July 11— 25
F
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $400.00
Voice for the Performing Artist
July 8— 31
T Th
1:00 pm — 4:00 pm
15 – 18 $550.00
Summer