• CSU Summer Arts: Igniting Artful Minds

    CSU Summer Arts’ immersive summer school is transformative education at its best. Students challenge themselves, reflect, foster passion, build professional skill sets, increase their capacity for future work, and make life-changing shifts in perspective.

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    CSU Summer Arts 2014 - Dance Innovations Culmination
  • Social Action Writing 2014

    Students created deeply personal works in this class, and had an awe-inspiring final showcase.

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  • The Michael Chekhov Acting Technique 2014

    This class was electrifying! Students broke new grounds in theatre practice.

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  • Connections: Lester Horton and Alvin Ailey 2014

    Students in this class practiced technique and learned repertory from the famed Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

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  • Understanding Your Character For Feature Animation 2014

    Students were hard at work in the lab all the time…and created AMAZING work!

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    CSU Summer Arts 2014 - Animation Classroom
  • 2015 Courses

    View the Full List of Courses OfferedWe have 18 fantastic courses slated for Summer Arts 2015! Check out our offerings in visual art/design, theatre, dance, music, creative writing, and media/animation. Join us in Monterey for an experience that will change your life!

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  • Winter 2014 Newsletter

    Check out the latest news about Summer Arts! Get info about how to share your Summer Arts stories in the newsletter, too.

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  • Events Calendar

    More Than 30 Public Events at CSUMB Every Summer!Summer Arts features between 30 and 50 public events each season, including concerts, theatre productions, dance performances, lectures, and the student culmination series.

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