Interlochen College of Creative Arts

Why Interlochen College of Creative Arts

Here, you will find opportunities to boost your creativity, rediscover your passion, and take that next step in your artistic and professional life. Connect with your creative side and experience a different type of continuing education.

Learn and Thrive

At Interlochen College of Creative Arts, you'll find workshops, classes, and retreats geared toward adult learners and professionals in a variety of artistic disciplines and career advancement areas. Our accomplished faculty members provide guidance and support as you enhance your skills and talent. Our beautiful, bucolic campus is an ideal setting to focus on your own development and to join a community of likeminded peers. 

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Enrichment through creativity and professional growth 

From ukulele workshops for beginners to digital audio courses for professional development, you will find a wide array of classes to satisfy your artistic curiosity and desire for growth. Our programs in creative writing, music, visual arts, media, theatre arts, and professional development will inspire and challenge you.

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Learn from those at the top of their field

Our instructors have decades of experience as industry professionals and educators. While guiding with their expertise, they are committed to creating a supportive environment to help you grow your skills at any level.

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Our Campus

Find your focus between two lakes

Our gorgeous, secluded campus is an ideal environment to immerse yourself in artistic and professional development. For multi-day programs, we also offer a variety of lodging options on our campus.

How often, as we grow older, do we have an opportunity to learn new skills or to fine-tune and grow.

Kathy Daly, Adult Choir Camp

College of Creative Arts News & Features

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Interlochen College of Creative Arts announces virtual summer programs

Online courses will be offered in flute, vocal pedagogy, chamber music, and more for adult artists of all skills levels.

Upcoming Events

Theatre, Academy Student

"In The Heights" Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manual Miranda | Book by Quiara Alegria

Sunday, May 9, 2021 - 6:30 p.m.

Corson Auditorium Closed to the public


Music, Academy Student

Senior Recital: Anders Ruiter-Feenstra and Isabel Atkinson, double bass

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 7:30 p.m.

Dendrinos Chapel and Recital Hall FREE, no tickets required


Music, Academy Student

Senior Recital: Elizabeth Perez-Hickman, oboe, and Evan Yonce, oboe

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 11:30 a.m.

Dendrinos Chapel and Recital Hall FREE, no tickets required