The large, famous and popular French Woods Camp New York (Summer Camp of Performing Arts) provides students from around the world at the age of 7-17 years an interesting, useful and exciting summer vacation. The camp's courses are focused on the intensive improvement of skills in art, creativity, design and sports: each will have the opportunity to display their unique talents and abilities, discover hidden reserves and discover individual potential.
The choice of training courses (basic and optional) provides the flexibility of the curriculum: the daily plan for each child is individual, meets specific needs, needs and opportunities. Equally variable are the dates of stay - from 1-3 weeks (one session) to almost the whole summer!
Counselors, teachers and consultants are always ready to help children find the most suitable courses and entertainments: in the camp there are several unique programs of performing arts that can not be found anywhere else in the country. In general, the list of possible options includes the following areas of creativity and sports:
The most popular and popular programs include the following:
1) Theater, acting and dramatic art
Here one of the most intensive and intensive programs in the country is taught-every summer students organize about 70 full-scale productions, plays and plays! In total, there are 5 theaters and concert venues in the territory with first-class light and sound equipment, professional technical personnel (who are happy to transfer their knowledge and experience to children, guide their work). Qualified directors work on the art of improvisation and the subtleties of acting, teach children the basics of directing and musical performance, stage combat, study together with them the work of Shakespeare and various dialects of the English language. There are classes for creating costumes and makeup, master classes on sound and video accompaniment of productions, mastery of scenography and composition - all of them are always oriented to practice, are of obvious applied nature.
Often, theatrical companies, consisting of the pupils of the camp of French Woods Camp New York, give performances in the nearest cities, resorts and educational institutions.
Dance classes are ready to accept students with any level of skill and skills, even the very-very beginners! Before the beginning of the classes, all comers can get an improvised casting, which will distribute them to groups according to their level of skills - so the classes will be more effective, simple for the teacher and at the same time comfortable for the students.
In the camp for choreographic classes there are 5 modern, spacious and bright dance studios with machines, high-level audio equipment, air conditioners. Often come the famous dancers, stage directors with master classes and interesting creative meetings. Camp dancers can participate in theater theater productions, especially in cabaret and musicals, hone and demonstrate their skills right up to the Grand Concert. There are many directions available for mastering:
3) Rock and Roll
The lessons of pop and rock music are also extremely popular and developed in the summer camp of French Woods Camp New York. Students can take the lessons of the game on various instruments (keyboards, drums and percussion, bass guitar, electric guitar, acoustic guitar), attend master classes on writing songs - you can even write them on CD in your own camp studio! Students create their own groups (teachers will help find students with a similar level of knowledge and skill), rehearse covers for famous compositions and compose, perform their own works. For rehearsals there are 4 spacious studios with excellent sound insulation and the most modern equipment, as well as a recording studio with a huge mixing console.
At the end of each shift, students give a big musical concert, where they can show their skills and talents solo or with a group.
An interesting, diverse, fascinating course for schoolchildren who want to improve their creative abilities, discover new talents, learn new things in the environment of friends and like-minded people.
Each day there are 3 basic and 3 additional classes:
1) Basic - selected at the beginning of the session, each direction is designed for 3 weeks:
2) Additional - you can choose the morning of each day different, alternate and combine in any order:
The total intensity of classes is 30 hours weekly. Arrivals are offered for 1, 3, 6 or 9 weeks:
The cost of a particular program may vary depending on the selected courses, for details, you can check with your manager.
Students of summer programs are offered cozy, comfortable residences with a sufficient number of showers and toilets, the necessary furniture and lighting in each room. Special junior lodges are provided for the youngest students: protected sockets, comfortable bunk beds (which retain enough space in the center), bright gaming - all in a word for a comfortable stay and fun.
In free from classes, students are available to a variety of sports and physical activity, games:
There are also various possibilities for creative self-expression - on the campus there are a variety of studios, clubs and communities of interest, where everyone will find something to their liking:
French Woods Camp New York (Summer Camp of Performing Arts) is comfortably located in New York State surrounded by forests and lakes: every day students will enjoy clean fresh air, impressive landscapes and a tranquil, peaceful atmosphere away from the noise and stress of large cities.
Shifts in the summer camp are held from June 7 to September 2. The cost of the week starts from $ 1350 - this amount is not included and is paid additionally:
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.