Train with theatre professionals in the nation's capital!
Choose your major:
Musical Theatre or Drama
July 10 – 28, 2023
Dates and Times: Daily classes will be weekdays from 8:45 am - 4:45 pm. Evening classes, rehearsals, and programming will begin after 6:00pm. For a sample schedule, click here.
Location: Hartke Theatre, Department of Drama on the campus of The Catholic University of America
Fee: $3600 (Includes lodging, meals, classes, workshops, and tickets)
Catholic University's High School Drama Institute is a program for students who wish to pursue intensive summer training in the performing arts. Study voice, movement, and acting with experts in the field.
Interested? Possibly interested?
Please complete this Inquiry Form.
On Campus ExperienceStudents will attend classes and rehearsals and participate in the university meal plan. This three-week program allows students a brief experience of campus life and learning.
Admission to Catholic University's High School Drama Institute is by application, teacher recommendation, and personal statement. Make sure to submit all your materials listed here.Learn More
Evening and Weekend Activities
Explore Washington D.C., attend a performance a The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, enjoy an open mic night, a pizza party, living on a university campus, and more!Learn More