Since 1950, the Idyllwild Arts Summer Program has offered intensive workshops in dance, filmmaking, music, theatre, visual arts, Native American arts and writing to students of all ages and abilities. Nestled at the mile-high level in the San Jacinto Mountains of Southern California, the 205-acre Idyllwild Arts campus is located in one of the most spectacular natural settings in the West
Specific course offerings are organized into art centers according to age. Courses are available to boarding and day students.
Children's Center (ages 5-12): day programs for children 5-8; one- and two-week programs in dance, film, music, theater, visual arts and creative writing for ages 9-12.
Junior Artist's Center (ages 11-13): two-week programs in all of the visual and performing arts.
Youth Arts Center (ages 14-18): two-week intensive programs in all of the visual and performing arts.
Adult Arts Center (ages 19+): two-day to five-day workshops in visual arts and creative writing.
Family Camp: a one-week arts intensive program for the whole family.
Activities and Features
Religious Emphasis None
Academic Language Studies
Outdoor Activities Hiking
Performing Arts General Performing Arts Dance Drama Music
Health and Nutrition Vegetarian
Water Sports Recreational Swimming
Arts and Crafts General Arts and Crafts Ceramics Fabric Design Jewelry Design Woodworking
Other Activities Creative Writing Dance Fashion Filmmaking Theatre Musical Theatre Music Jazz Jazz Instrumental Music Vocal Jazz Choir Choral Performance Symphony Orchestra Chamber Music Symphonic Band Wind Ensemble Painting Drawing Sculpture Jewelry Ceramics Photography
Location & Contact Information
Camp Address 52500 Temecula Road
P.O. Box 38 Idyllwild CA, 92549 USA
951-468-7265 (tel.) 951-659-4552 (fax.) View Map
Winter Address P.O. Box 38
Idyllwild, CA, 92549 USA
951-468-7265 (tel.) 951-659-4552 (fax.)