Why US Performing Arts Amherst College?


PRESTIGE! Amherst College is ranked #2 among National Liberal Arts Colleges by US News & World Report in their 2015 edition. It’s also home to KO Festival of Performance celebrating new theatre work each summer and so it is a perfect location for USPA’s training of the next generation of artists.

Founded in 1821, Amherst College is a premier private liberal arts college located in the quaint and picturesque town of Amherst, Massachusetts. It’s 1,000-acre campus is just adjacent to downtown Amherst.

Join us for a fun-filled professional learning experience at Amherst College this summer. You will be trained by top Broadway and Hollywood coaches and directors in workshops guaranteed to hone your skills as a performer.