School of Cinema and Performing Arts Summer Camps



With locations on five college and prep school campuses—Occidental College in Los Angeles, CA; Pace University in Manahattan, NY; New York University in Brooklyn, NY; and Champlain College in Burlington, VT—SOCAPA conducts distinct programs in filmmaking and advanced filmmaking, film acting, photography and dance. Schedules for all programs include in-class instruction on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, then on-location direction, photography or performance on Thursdays and Fridays. Saturdays are devoted to organized off-campus excursions and group dinners.

General Info

Name School of Cinema and Performing Arts Summer Camps
Location New York, NY
Year-round Contacts 800-718-2787
Program Focuses & Features Acting, Dance, Filmmaking, Hiking, Kayaking, Media, Photography, Swimming, Theater
Age Range Residential and Day — Coed Ages 13-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Jamie Yerkes, Director
Residential Fee $1740-4740, 1-3 weeks. College credit.
Day Fee $995-3995, 1-3 weeks. College credit.
Year Established 1998
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 22 sessions, 2-3 weeks long


Jamie Yerkes, Director