Why US Performing Arts/Studio School Los Angeles at the LA Center Studios?


  • TAUGHT ON THE LOT OF A WORKING PRODUCTION STUDIO
  • COACHED BY HOLLYWOOD PROFESSIONALS AND COLLEGE ADJUNCT FACULTY
  • LIVE ON THE BEAUTIFUL USC CAMPUS

As the only summer intensive program taught on the lot of an active working film studio, US Performing Arts Camps offers pre-college students innovative “next generation” curriculum that integrates the creation of live performance, film, television and the digital arts. Each intensive camp/workshop is taught by experienced professional faculty working within the business, including adjunct faculty from top-tier universities, and carefully embraces the integration of stage, screen, and the business of the business in preparing the well-rounded artist of the next generation. This collaborative philosophy sets the tone for these exciting new cutting edge workshops.

Studio School Los Angeles’ revolutionary next generation thinking makes it a natural partner for USPA in working with passionately creative pre-college students to inspire them to achieve their dreams. Located within LA Center Studios, home to such productions as: Mad Men, Anchorman, Scandal, The Jungle Book, Girl Meets World, and much more, this 20 acre gated studio campus provides a safe industry-immersed environment for creativity and learning. The first and only school of its kind created with a major Hollywood studio, Studio School Los Angeles offers accredited BFA degrees in Film + Digital Content, Acting for Film & Television, Commercial Dance and Art.

Join us for a fun-filled professional learning experience in Los Angeles this summer. You will be trained by top Broadway and Hollywood coaches and directors, including graduates from the esteemed programs of USC Cinematic Arts, Yale School of Drama, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, Columbia University, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, and more, in workshops guaranteed to hone your skills as a performer.

Housing
Students will be housed at USC located just 3.5 miles from the studios. Students will be transported from the college to the studio each day by our bus shuttle. Breakfast and lunch will be provided on campus with lunch each day on the studio lot. USC’s picturesque campus has been featured in many iconic films including “Forest Gump,” “Herbie Fully Loaded,” and “Legally Blonde.” USC’s film and theater graduates have included the ‘best of the best’ and too numerous to list but include Marlo Thomas, Renee Elise Goldsberry, John Wayne, Forrest Whitaker, Tom Sellek, Ron Howard, Will Ferrell, and many others.