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Why Study Theatre at Interlochen

Feel the heat of the lights and the thrill of applause. Develop your presence and hone your technique among a close-knit ensemble of immensely talented individuals who share your passion for performance and stagecraft. 

Interlochen's world-class theatre programs draw students from across the globe to unlock their potential and tap into boundless creativity. Through preparation and performance, you’ll experience tremendous growth while practicing what you love. 

Summer Arts Camp

Theatre Programs

Arts Boarding School

Theatre Programs

Online Arts Programs

Virtual Instruction

The Education You’ve Always Dreamed Of 

Each Interlochen experience—Arts Camp, Arts Academy, Interlochen Online, and College of Creative Arts—brings a unique and collaborative approach to learning.  

theatre design and production at interlochen arts academy

Learn from Seasoned Professionals

Our faculty and visiting artists are masters of their craft who will help broaden your technique, expand your talent, and prepare you for the next step in your training.

Violet at interlochen arts academy

Find No Creative Limit

Both on stage or in the classroom, you’ll have generous opportunities to push your individual craft to the next level. Working within a tight-knit ensemble, you'll learn to trust and support a collaborative process.  

musical theatre at interlochen arts academy

Space to Transform

Our facilities and performance spaces give you time to develop in a setting where reflection and focus come naturally. 

More valuable than any sense of training you could receive, is being in a community that really inspires you to reach for something higher.

Peter Carroll '17, Arts Academy (Musical Theatre)

Theatre News & Features

Sydney James Harcourt in Hamilton
Interlochen alumni receive Emmy nominations

Interlochen Arts Camp and Arts Academy alumni earned recognition in multiple categories.

Pam and Steve Horne
Sharing the opportunity of a lifetime

Decades after their own children attended Camp, Steve and Pam Horne are opening doors for other young artists through an endowed scholarship.

Sydney James Harcourt at the podium in Kresge Auditorium
Watch: Broadway star Sydney James Harcourt delivers 2021 Interlochen Arts Academy commencement address

Harcourt encouraged graduating students to embrace their role as citizen artists and persevere through difficult times.

Upcoming Theatre Events

Theatre, Camp Student

Young Actors Workshop Presentation

Friday, August 6, 2021 - 3 p.m.

Penn Hall


Theatre, Camp Student

High School Musical Theatre: "Cinderella"

Friday, August 6, 2021 - 7 p.m.

Corson Auditorium


Theatre, Camp Student

High School Acting Showcase

Friday, August 6, 2021 - 7 p.m.

Harvey Theatre