The Morehead State University Summer Arts Academy exists to nurture students' development in the arts in a setting which allows interaction with expert faculty and the opportunity to work with other students who share specific interests in theatre and dance.
Students involved with theatre during the Academy will receive intensive individual and group instruction in daily classes including but not limited to acting, improvisation, dance, elements of design, and production. The student will also rehearse during the course of the week for the SAA Final Celebration Festival on Saturday. Students involved with dance during the Academy will receive intensive individual and group instruction in daily technique classes offered in Ballet, Jazz, and Modern dance. Studies in Improvisation, Dance Choreography, and Dance History supports the technical training students will receive and prepare the dancer for performance. Dancers present a concert of repertoire created during the week and frequent collaboration with Academy music students enhances their overall Arts experience.