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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 Camps

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

A young actor gestures expressively in front of a curtain.
Does my child need a resume for acting or dance?

Short answer: Yes, they do. Here’s how to make one.

Nathan Daywalt, Wren Gotts, and Marc Lacuesta
From Marvel to the Music Center: Arts Camp student records lines for ‘Echo’ at Interlochen

Northern Michigan-based Native American actor Wren Gotts shares her experiences as a member of the ‘Echo’ cast—including a late-night recording session at Interlochen.

Remi Baker and Christian Trimmingham
Arts Academy students selected as 2024 Presidential Scholar in the Arts candidates

Singer-songwriter major Remi Baker and acting major Christian Trimmingham are among the 60 high school seniors nominated for the nation’s highest honor for young creatives.

Upcoming Theatre Events

Theatre, Academy Student

"Corners Grove"

Friday, March 8, 2024 - 7:30 p.m. ET

Phoenix Theatre Adult: $24; Child through College: $19


Theatre, Academy Student

"Corners Grove"

Saturday, March 9, 2024 - 7:30 p.m. ET

Phoenix Theatre Adult: $24; Child through College: $19


Theatre, Academy Student

"Corners Grove"

Sunday, March 10, 2024 - 2 p.m. ET

Phoenix Theatre Adult: $24; Child through College: $19

See what you can experience at Interlochen.

Come to a place where creatives thrive—and see how your unique journey unfolds. Plan your visit, request more information, or apply/register to an Interlochen Center for the Arts program today.