SUMMER SCHOOL

Course | Summer School 2021

Ages | 5 - 18 year olds (Arts Centre, Guildford)

           9 - 18 year olds (Academy, London & Arts Centre, Guildford)​

Location | Currently Academy (Barbican) OR Arts Centre (Guildford)

Course Length | One Week, Full-Time
Dates | Monday 2nd - Friday 6th August 2021

COURSE OVERVIEW

The course covers all aspects of Musical Theatre performance - Acting, Singing and Dancing and will give you the chance to explore and develop your skills as a performer under the expert tuition of leading choreographers, directors and industry professionals.

 

This leads up to a final performance in Italia Conti’s own theatre at the end of the week.

 

The emphasis of the course is on enjoyment and will give a taste of the kind of training that you would receive were to come and study full time at Italia Conti.

The Summer School offers a unique opportunity to experience a Performing Arts Summer School under the direction of Italia Conti’s world-renowned teaching faculty.

COURSE SUMMARY

Booking now open for our Italia Conti Summer Schools. The Summer School will include workshops from four Musicals, a range of dance, acting and singing classes, with sessions covering Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Commercial and Contemporary Dance, culminating in an end-of-week performance on the last day of the course. A great experience for those already receiving lessons and a wonderful opportunity for those new to performing arts, to come along, join in, and learn what life is like at Italia Conti.

Subject to Government Guidelines, if required all courses will move online at discounted rate (10%), except 5-8 yr old course in Guildford which will be cancelled, and all fees will be refunded in full.

The courses culminate in an end-of-week performance in our Studio Theatre, Arts Centre for Guildford participants and at our theatre in Avondale, Clapham for London (Barbican) participants.

All participants will receive a free Italia Conti T-shirt. Lunch and accommodation not included.

Holiday Courses
 
 

COURSE STRUCTURE

The Summer School runs for one week during the summer holidays and a full week booking only is considered. A typical day may include a Ballet class, Jazz class, Acting, Singing and Musical Theatre, plus additional workshops.

COURSE TIMES

Academy:

9 - 12 years (Monday 9.30am - 5pm, Tuesday - Friday 10am - 5pm)

13 - 18 years (Monday 9.30am - 5pm, Tuesday - Friday 10am - 5pm)

Arts Centre:

5 - 8 years (Monday - Thursday 9.30am - 3pm / Friday 9.30am - 5pm)

9 - 12 years (Monday 9.30am - 5pm, Tuesday - Friday 10am - 5pm)

13 - 18 years (Monday 9.30am - 5pm, Tuesday - Friday 10am - 5pm)

CLASSES

The course includes a range of classes such as:

- Ballet                                 - Acting

- Jazz                                   - Singing

                                             - Musical Theatre

PERFORMANCE

Students are given the opportunity to take part in a performance showcasing what they have learnt at the end of the week. This will take place in Italia Conti's own performance spaces.

End of Week performance: We hope subject to Government Guidelines at the time of Summer School to welcome family members to the performance on the Friday afternoon. Ticket numbers will be limited, further details will be released nearer the time.

LOCATION

BARBICAN, LONDON

Summer School runs at

Italia Conti Academy, 23 Goswell Road, Barbican, London, EC1M 7AJ

End-of-week performance

Avondale Theatre, 72 Landor Road, Clapham London, SW9 9PH

GUILDFORD

Summer School and End-of-week performance at

Arts Centre, 221 Epsom Road, Merrow, Guildford, GU1 2 RE

Holiday Courses
 

FEES

Tuition Fees | 5 - 8 years - £200                                        

                      9 - 18 years - £300

Deposit | 25% (non-refundable)

DEPOSIT & PAYMENT OF FEES

Please complete the application form below and note a deposit of 25% is required and must be submitted at the same time as applying. Please note that the payment page must be completed at end of the application form. Failure to do so, will mean that your application has not been processed. On receipt of the application form and payment, you will automatically receive an acknowledgement email by return. It is possible to pay for the course in full in advance if preferred. If not, you will receive a reminder for the outstanding balance a month before the course commences. All fees must be paid in full before the course commences. If it becomes necessary to move the course online, then a 10% reduction in the fee will be refunded.

ASSOCIATE SCHOOL STUDENTS / AUDITIONEE DISCOUNT

There is a 10% discount for any current Conti students at Associate Schools, and anyone who has auditioned at Italia Conti this academic year.

Holiday Courses
 
Holiday Courses

FURTHER INFORMATION

AGES

Students are only accepted between the ages of 5 - 18 years (Arts Centre) or 9 - 18 years (Academy).

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

No audition is required for this course as we wish to encourage participation in the arts for all abilities.​

ACCOMMODATION

Italia Conti regrets it does not offer boarding facilities to Summer School students. Italia Conti is a 'day' school and students accepted on the summer course are responsible for finding their own accommodation.

WELFARE

Students will be in the care of experienced house staff during class hours and student safety is of the utmost importance. 

T-SHIRT

All students will receive with a free Italia Conti Summer School t-shirt.

 

APPLICATION

Application to the Summer School can be made using our application form.

Applicants must complete the form and pay the deposit (25%) in order to hold your place on the course. Upon receiving your application we will contact you with further information. The remaining balance must be paid prior to the course commencement date, but can also be paid upon application if you wish.

Deposit fees are non-refundable. These fees act as both an administration fee for processing your application and holding your place on the course.

In line with our admissions policy, Italia Conti reserves the right to alter or withdraw offers at any point.