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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

February 27, 2017 - 7:30am
Long Island High School for the Arts
Syosset, NY
February 27, 2017 - 9:00am
Buffalo State College
Buffalo, NY
February 27, 2017 - 9:00am
SUNY New Paltz
New Paltz, NY
March 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
Everson Museum of Art
Syracuse, NY
March 4, 2017 - 10:00am
Ripley Grier Studios
New York, NY

Latest News

December 12, 2016

New York State Summer School for the Arts (NYSSSA) Campus Host – School of Media Arts

The New York State Education Department (NYSED) is seeking proposals for a Public College Campus under the umbrella of the State University of New York (SUNY) system to host the School of Media Arts summer program for four (4) consecutive weeks between July 1, 2017 and August 5, 2017.  The eligible applicants are any SUNY campuses who can meet all of the requirements outlined in the RFP. 

Click here for RFP Specifications

Click here for Submission Documents

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.

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.