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"I was impressed by both the quality and quantity of work produced...All four of my students, including my daughter, were inspired and motivated and came back to my program better dancers. The small numbers and personal attention, along with the friendliness of all faculty and students made their experience outstanding!"Deborah Flemming, Teacher/Director, Taipei American Dance School

July 7-August 4, 2019

Two 2-week sessions offered •
• July 7-July 20 - Ballet Intensive
• July 21-August 3- Modern/Contemporary
Day and boarding options, ages 12-18


Program Details

At a Glance

The Summer Creative Arts Dance program is comprised of one 2-week ballet-intensive session focusing on all levels of ballet, with pointe classes available for advanced students and a second 2-week session devoted to modern and contemporary dance.

The rigorous program is led by a faculty of professional dancers and choreographers who come from diverse backgrounds and have immeasurable professional experience. The curriculum allows dancers to refine their technique and increase stamina. Master classes offered by guest artists emphasize artistic experience. Both 2-week sessions offer a closing performance with dancers, guest artists and faculty.

Program Details

Course Details

Ballet Session- July 7 - July 21, 2019

  • 9am-10:30am ballet class. (level appropriate classes)
  • 10:45am - 11:45am pointe/variations/partnering ( level appropriate) noon-1pm lunch
  • 1pm-3pm choreography period 1
  • 3pm-5pm choreography period 2

The two week ballet intensive will focus on all levels of ballet/pointe and partnering. We will welcome guest faculty from the Brandywine Ballet Theater from West Chester, PA.

Modern/Contemporary Session: July 21-August 4, 2019

  • 9am-10:30am class (consisting of two levels)
  • 10:45am-11:45am improvisation/choreography
  • noon-1pm lunch
  • 1pm-3pm choreography period 1
  • 3pm-5pm choreography period 2

The Modern/Contemporary session will cover a wide range of dance styles including improvisation and dancers choreographic compositions.

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Day students: $950 per 2-week session

Boarding students: $2500 per 2-week session


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Program Details

Program Details

• Areas of study including dance, theater, vocal performance, symphony orchestra, visual arts, and junior arts

• Experienced, talented faculty, guest artists and conductors, with multiple opportunities to perform with them in small and large ensembles

• Individualized attention in a warm and nurturing environment

• New Kirby Center for Creative Arts featuring a 600-seat theater with professional lighting, acoustics and technology

• Professional-level dance studio, practice rooms and classrooms

• Beautiful, college-like campus and a welcoming community

• Programs open to both day and boarding students (ages 12-18), both U.S. and international

• Junior arts day program (ages 7-12) featuring a sample of several art disciplines and a collaborative performance at session’s end


Contact Us

Phone: (570) 270-2161

Fax: (570) 270-2198


Wyoming Seminary
Summer at Sem
201 North Sprague Avenue
Kingston, PA 18704-3593 U.S.A.


Gayle Sekel
Director of Summer Programs
(570) 270-2167




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How to Apply

For day and boarding students ages 12-18





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• Auditions are required for the following programs: Symphony, Voice, Dance and Theater. Click here for audition information.

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