Summer Dance Programs for Grades 3-12

At Interlochen Arts Camp, dancers grow and develop their artistry and technique in an environment that is challenging, focused and supportive. 

With limited class sizes, students receive individual attention from the faculty of professional dance educators. The dance program draws on the creative vitality that exists at Interlochen, with live musicians featured in each class. Students can choose a ballet or modern dance emphasis.

Please choose a division:

  • High School Division (grades 9-12) 
    The High School Dance program offers a curriculum designed for the serious student who wishes to study both ballet and modern dance in an intensive, professional atmosphere. All classes provide a positive, focused environment for student to develop their skills.
  • Intermediate Division (grades 6-9) 
    Intermediate Dance program students study both ballet and modern dance, and are guided by a distinguished faculty, all of whom are working dance professionals.
  • Junior Division (grades 3-6)
    The Junior Dance summer program immerses young dance students in grades 3-6 in a stimulating and creative atmosphere to explore and build upon dance knowledge and skills.

Please note: 6th graders may apply for either Junior or Intermediate division programs. 9th graders may apply for either Intermediate or High School division programs. The admission committee will determine appropriate placement based on skill level.