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2017 Summer Camps 

Registration fee: $25 (before March 31) / $45 (after March 31)   *registration fees are not refundable
Camp tuition: $350

Requirements: A letter of recommendation is required for participation. Additionally, participants must submit a signed Agreement Form and complete Health Form.

Tuition Assistance Program: Tuition assistance is available.

Washington Performing Arts provides need-based scholarships for students applying for Washington Performing Arts summer camps. Please review the following information and complete the tuition assistance questions on the summer camp online registration to determine if you qualify for a full or partial scholarship.

  • Both full and partial scholarships are awarded based on financial need and available funds;
  • Applicants must reapply for tuition assistance annually. Financial assistance is not automatically renewed each year;
  • Financial information is considered private and confidential and for scholarship evaluation purposes only;
  • Applicant must disclose the combined adjusted gross income of the household.
  • If you have a financial hardship not reflected by your adjusted gross income, please indicate so on the online registration form.


TUITION PAYMENT OPTIONS
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OPTION A: PAY IN FULL
The cost of each camp is $350. Payments are due no later than two weeks prior to camp. Please note that the applicant's total amount due may be adjusted if applicant receives tuition assistance. An invoice listing the total amount due will be sent via email following registration.

OPTION B: PAY INSTALLMENTS
Applicants have the option to pay the camp tuition fee in installments. Each installment is $87.50. Tuition balances are due one week prior to camp. An invoice listing the total amount due will be sent via email following registration. Please note that the applicant's total amount due may be adjusted if applicant receives tuition assistance.

Refunds (tuition only)
All tuition payments are refundable on a rolling basis. (100% refund if registration is canceled by Jun 1, 75% two weeks prior to the first day of camp, 50% refund one week prior to the first day of camp, and payments are nonrefundable once the camp begins).

Washington Performing Arts Capital Jazz Camp Capital Jazz Camp
June 26 - July 8, 2017 / 8:30am–4:15pm
(No camp on Jul 4, Culminating performance on Sat, Jul 8)
Location TBA
Prerequisites: Minimum one year instrumental experience required. No prior jazz knowledge necessary.

Grades: Rising grades 6–8
Application deadline: June 17
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Washington Performing Arts Capital Strings Camp Capital Strings Camp
June 26 - July 8, 2017 / 8:30am–4:15pm
(No camp on Jul 4, Culminating performance on Sat, Jul 8)
Location TBA
Prerequisites: No prior experience necessary!


Grades: Rising grades 3–6
Application deadline: June 17
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Washington Performing Arts Children of the Gospel

Capital Voices Camp
July 10-21, 2017 / 8:30am–4:15pm
(Culminating performance on Fri, Jul 21)
Location TBA
Prerequisites: Basic vocal experience required

Grades: Rising grades 4–12 (Minimum age: 9)
Application deadline: July 8
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Washington Performing Arts Summer Steps

New this year!
Step Afrika! will independently direct and manage the Summer Steps w/ Step Afrika! camp as the Company seeks to expand its programming all over the world. To register, please visit their website at stepafrika.org.
Washington Performing Arts is extremely grateful to Step Afrika! for helping to build a powerfully transformative program for youth in the DC area for the past 10 years. Step Afrika! looks forward to continuing this great camp tradition and to continue to partner with Washington Performing Arts in new and exciting ways.

 


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Contact:

Washington Performing Arts Camps
Ph (202) 533-1861
Email camps@washingtonperformingarts.org
Fax (202) 331-7678
1400 K Street NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005

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All Washington Performing Arts summer camp culminating performances are made possible by Jacqueline Badger Mars and Mars, Incorporated.
All Washington Performing Arts summer camp
programs are made possible in part through the generous support of Events DC.