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New York State Summer School of the Arts

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Our Schools

Ballet
June 25, 2017 to July 22, 2017
National Museum of Dance
Skidmore College
Saratoga Springs, NY
Choral
July 2, 2017 to July 29, 2017
SUNY Fredonia
Fredonia, NY
Dance
July 16, 2017 to August 12, 2017
National Museum of Dance
Skidmore College
Saratoga Springs, NY
Media Arts
To Be Announced
Albany, NY
Orchestra
July 23, 2017 to August 19, 2017
Skidmore College
Saratoga Springs, NY
Theatre
July 9, 2017 to August 5, 2017
SUNY Delhi
Delhi, NY
Visual Arts
July 1, 2017 to July 28, 2017
SUNY Fredonia
Fredonia, NY

Calendar

January 6, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 14, 2017 - 9:00am
Fayetteville-Manlius High School
Manlius, NY
January 14, 2017 - 10:15am
Fayetteville-Manlius High School
Manlius, NY
January 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
National Museum of Dance
Saratoga Springs, NY
January 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
National Museum of Dance
Saratoga Springs, NY

Latest News

October 18, 2016

Learn More about NYSSSA!  View FOCUSED: Creative Youth in the Empire State, a short 2014 documentary produced by Mountain Lake PBS.  This NYS Broadcasters Award-Winning Documentary chronicled a summer with NYSSSA and its extraordinary faculty and students.

October 18, 2016

We are proud to announce our 2017 Program Dates.  

Applications for 2017 are not being accepted at this time. Online applications will be available in late November.  Any applications received by NYSSSA will be returned. 

June 3, 2016

NYSSSA will start accepting applications for Employment with NYSSSA 2017 in December. Please check back for more information!

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NYSSSA is a summer arts residential intensive program that includes individual and group instruction in seven schools: ballet, choral studies, modern dance, visual arts, media arts, orchestral studies, and theatre.