Summer in the Studio

For Aspiring Performers and Filmmakers ages 13 - 17*


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  • Learn from and interact with Hollywood professionals (see bios, below)
  • Weekend excursions (Universal Studios, Santa Monica Pier, etc.*)
  • Lodging at The Sheraton, Universal (or stay at home and drive-on if you’re a local!)
  • Evening activities at The Sheraton (Board games, trivia, karaoke, etc.*)
  • Grand Finale Red Carpet Screening of All Student Work!


Dates of Camp:

July 6 – July 25
Students can take one, two, or three weeks.
Classes in session Monday - Friday:

  • July 6 - 10
  • July 13 - 17
  • July 20 - 24

The Red Carpet Screening will be held the evening of Saturday, July 25

Programs Offered*:

    • Filmmaking
    • Acting for Film + Television
    • Commercial Dance
    • Musical Theatre + Film
    • Mythic Storytelling
    • All programs may be taken as a major or elective

(*and graduating seniors)
(*programs and electives are subject to change)

 Faculty & Staff:

Jeremy Kent Jackson has Guest Starred and Recurred on Network Television Shows including ER, CSI: Las Vegas, CSI: Miami, American Dreams, Happy Family, Drake and Josh, Without a Trace, and Friends With Benefits. For three seasons he regularly recurred as Douglas Davenport on Disney XD’s Lab Rats and continued the character for another year in the spinoff series, Lab Rats: Elite Force... [LEARN MORE]

Kristin grew up in Philadelphia, PA where she first received her dance training at the Rock School of the Pennsylvania Ballet before attending both the School of American Ballet as well as the Miami City Ballet School. She started studying modern dance with mentor Cheryl Clark while earning a B.A. in History from Drew University. In 2012, Kristin received an M.F.A. in Dance Performance and Choreography from Tisch School of the Arts at New York University where she performed original works by Pamela Pietro, Sydney Skybetter, and John-Mark Owen.  Upon graduating, she performed with Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance and Ensemble Dance in NYC...[LEARN MORE]

Michelle Loucadoux-Fraser has performed in five Broadway musicals including playing Hope Harcort with Sutton Foster and Joel Grey in the Tony award-winning Anything Goes, originating the Broadway cast of The Little Mermaid as Adella and eventually playing the title role of Ariel, performing the role of Babette in Beauty and the Beast, originating the Broadway cast of Mary Poppins... [LEARN MORE]

Elric Kane is an award-winning filmmaker who over the last decade has directed films in both New Zealand and the United States. Elric also produces and hosts the popular Blumhouse podcast 'Shock Waves' and the movie podcast 'Pure Cinema' for the New Beverly Cinema. His independent feature films Kissy Kissy and Murmurs have screened at several international film festivals and his short film Tender was on the U.S. film festival circuit... [LEARN MORE]

Will Linn, Ph.D. holds a Ph.D. in mythological studies with an emphasis in depth psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Carpinteria, CA; a BA in philosophy from the University of the South in Sewanee, TN; and a CORe credential from Harvard Business School... He currently
co-hosts a radio show that he created for the Santa Barbara News Press called Mythosophia, in which he interviews leading story artists and scholars from such territories as myth and religion, sci-fi and fantasy... [LEARN MORE]

Maxwell T Colburn graduated with his BA in Theatre Arts with a focus on Dramaturgy from UC Riverside. He has acted as dramaturg and assistant director for a number of productions in Southern California, including the premiere of An Actor’s Carol from the acclaimed Charles Evered and starring Hal Linden and Barry Cutler. Maxwell has acted as dramaturg for two of Hussian College LA Campus's productions in addition to his duties coordinating, administrating, and recruiting for Summer in the Studio. Maxwell is excited to be working alongside this roster of incredible talent to bring you a truly incredible summer experience. He is also very proud to be the dog-dad of the camp mascot Zero, pictured below.

Zero is a Finnish Lapphund/Pomeranian mix who is very happy to have found a forever home. He likes to play, sleep, eat, and then play again. He is a good boy.

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Contact Us:

Phone number: 424.231.5366