Summer Arts Programs at Mason

 Summer camp group photo

Summer Arts Camps, Programs, Workshops and Intensives

Participate in university-quality summer camps, programs, workshops and intensives in the areas of music, acting and theater,  visual art and photography, and film & video! Your kids and teens will experience a blend of imagination and education at George Mason University’s “Summer Arts at Mason”, with weekly programs from the end of June through the middle of August.

ACTING | ART & PHOTOGRAPHY | FILM & VIDEO | MUSIC

                                          TOOLS:      See Programs By Age          Summer Arts Calendar 2017          Summer Arts Catalog 2017

 

ACTING 

AFYPAFYP Acting Camps
Ages 5 – 18
July 3 – August 4, 2017 (weekly)
Exciting drama camps with a new theme each week

afyp showcase thumbAdvanced Actors Showcase
Ages 12 – 18
August 7 – 11, 2017
Perform in an original play

Students at summer musical programSummer Musical Showcase
Ages 7 – 18
June 26 – July 1, 2017
Musical theater intensive with acting, singing and dancing

Vocal students at summer campMusical Theater Vocal Bootcamp
Ages 7 – 14
July 17 – 21, 2017
Singing and stage skills

 

ART & PHOTOGRAPHY

Creativity art camp for young kidsCreative Discoveries Art Camp
Ages 6 – 8
June 26 -30, 2017
Drawing, painting, collage and more

 

art-around-world

Around the World Art Camp
Ages 6 – 8
July 17 – 21, 2017
Learn other cultures through art media

Claymation art project

STEAM Studio: Learning Thru Art
Ages 9 – 12
July 10 – 14, 2017
Make a stop motion animation film

Summer Art Portfolio Camp students

JumpstART Advanced Studio
Ages 13 – 18
July 24-28 | July 31-Aug 4, 2017
Enhance your college art portfolio prep

photo-magicTraditional Photography Studio
Ages 13 – 18
July 10 – 14, 2017
Create photos in a traditional darkroom

DigitalPhotographyDigital Photography Studio
Ages 13 – 18
July 17 – 21, 2017
Photoshoots, Photoshop, lighting, etc

 

 

FILM & VIDEO

Screenwriting summer camp for kids and teensScreenwriting Workshop
Ages 11 – 18
June 26 – 30, 2017
Fundamental screenwriting techniques for film


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Filmmaking Workshop
Ages 15 – 18
July 10 – 21, 2017
Dive into the exciting world of filmmaking

Film Video Summer Camp teacher with cameraFilmmaking Workshop
Ages 11 – 14
July 24 – Aug 4, 2017
Dive into the exciting world of filmmaking

 

MUSIC

String musician students at summer campOvations Summer Strings
Grades 7 – 12
June 25 – 30, 2017
Chamber and string orchestra


Students at summer musical program
Summer Musical Showcase

Ages 7 – 18
June 26 – July 1, 2017
Musical theater intensive

 

Singing students at summer campCreative Choral Camp
Ages 9 – 12
July 10 – 14, 2017
Bring your performance to life

 

Guitar students at summer camp

Beginner Guitar Camp 
Ages 8 – 12 & 13 – 18
July 17 – 21, 2017
Learn guitar basics

 

Songwriting students at summer camp

Singer/Songwriter Workshop
Ages 13 – 18
July 24 – 28, 2017
Creative songwriting and vocal techniques

 

Trumpet students at summer campSummer Trumpet Academy
Ages 13 – 18
July 31 – Aug 4, 2017
Trumpet fundamentals & styles

 

Clarinet students at summer campSummer Clarinet Academy
Ages 13 – 18
July 31 – Aug 4, 2017
Masterclasses, reed clinics, chamber music and more


Guitar students at summer camp
Classical Guitar Workshop

Ages 13 – 18
July 31 – Aug 4, 2017
For intermediate/advanced players

 

Piano students at summer campSummer Piano Academy
Ages 8 – 18
August 7 – 11, 2017
Masterclasses, ensembles and theory

Music camp for young childrenArtsQuest Summer Adventures
Ages 4 – 7
June 26 – July 28 (weekly)
Music, movement and art for young children

summer-piano

Summer Piano Adventures
Ages 6 – 9
June 26 – July 28, 2017 (weekly)
Basic piano & musical concepts

 

Composition students at summer camp

Intro to Music Composition
Ages 13 – 18
July 17 – 21, 2017
Learn basic elements of composition

 

Vocal students at summer campMusical Theater Vocal Bootcamp
Ages 7 – 14
July 17 – 21, 2017
Singing and stage skills

 

Students rehearsing at Percussion summer camp

Summer Percussion Academy
Ages 13 – 18
July 31 – Aug 4, 2017
Clinics, masterclasses and percussion ensemble

 

Composition students at summer camp

Music Composition Explorations
Ages 13 – 18
July 31 – Aug 4, 2017
For musically advanced students

 

Music recording studio at GMUMusic Recording Camp
Ages 13 – 18
July 31 – Aug 4, 2017
Record, mix and produce songs

 

Violin students at summer bootcampViolin Bootcamp
Ages 8 – 18
Aug 14 – 18 | Aug 21-25, 2017
Intensive for intermediate to advanced violinists