PPCT Summer Theater Intensive 2019

The Pied Piper Summer Theatre Intensive is open to all students ages 11 to 17, regardless of race, color, religious belief, gender, or sexual orientation.


The Summer 2019 program will include classes in dance technique, tap, hip hop, stage combat, acting, voice, musical theatre performance and several other theatre masterclasses taught by guest artists. Our program will also include theatre games, team building exercises and field trips.


Tuition for the program is $925 per student. A limited amount of partial need-based scholarships are available by request, and evaluation of financial need. Scholarship awarding is subject to funds availability. Any applicant being considered for a scholarship must show an extraordinary attitude and interest in the Theatre Arts.  Tuition may be paid in full, or in up to three installments. The full balance must be paid no later than July 20, 2019.


Applications for the Summer Program must be submitted by June 15, 2019, and will only be accepted after that based on availability. Particpants will be accepted on an ongoing basis. (click here to go to the online application)


Applicants will:

  • undergo an interview with the Managing Artistic Director of Pied Piper Children’s Theatre of NYC, Inc.
  • write an essay to explain their interest in musical theater and what they hope to learn and accomplish during the 4 week summer theater intensive

The program runs from July 1 to July 28 week days 10-3pm. On July 4 & 5 students will be off for the holiday. Saturdays and Sundays are off weekly, except for the final weekend when our students will present a showcase of their hard work. There will be some field trips planned and some optional workshops may be available in the evening hours.

 (click here for an example of the summer theater intensive schedule)  (Click here for a summer intensive flyer to share or post)

Tips before you go to the application form:

1. write your essay and save it as a word or PDF file

2. get a debit or credit card ready, or pay with your PayPal account.