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Performing Arts


Intermedia Arts Summer Institutes Registration closes soon! Cinema, hip-hop, video production and more...

Summer JAM (Jazz Around Minneapolis)   (vocal and instrumental jazz music camp and performances, $150 for MPS students, transportation provided to and from camp held at South High School)

Two-week summer jazz music camp for MPS students, June 13 - 24

Stepping Stone Theater Workshop  (entering grade 7 and up, sliding scale fees)

Angelica Cantanti Youth Choirs  (Bloomington, MN, grades 9 -12 July 25-29, other options may be available depending on interest)

Minnesota Opera Summera Opera Camp (grades 9 - 12weeklong boarding camp in Faribault, sessions in diction, acting movement, daily coachings, college and career guidance)

Shell Lake Arts Center, Shell Lake, WI (Workshops and performances:  jazz ensemble and combo, trombone, improv acting, strings and more!)

International Music Camp, International Peace Garden (on the ND border of US and Canada)  (Workshops and performances:  music, theater, fine arts, concurrent sessions, scholarships available) 

Interlochen Center for the Arts (in northwestern MI)  (Internationally-renowned programs in msuic and fine arts)

Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp (in Manistee National Forest, MI)  (Workshops and performance in jazz, orchestra, drama, art)

smART Pass A partnership exclusive to metro public library users!  FREE ADMISSIONS to many different arts events!

Partners include all these:

  • Bell Museum of Natural History
  • Bloomington Symphony Orchestra
  • Classical Actors Ensemble
  • Firefighters Hall and Museum
  • Illusion theater
  • Jungle Theater
  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts
  • MU Performing Arts
  • Park Square Theater
  • Pillsbury House Theatre
  • Sandbox Theatre
  • Stages Theatre
  • The O'Shaugnessy at St. Catherine University
  • The Ordway
  • The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
  • Walking Shadow Theatre Company