Consortium for the Arts 2017
Take your love of the arts further! The Consortium is designed to
nurture the creative experience for students who have demonstrated excellence
in the arts. From sculpture to musical theater, we have something for every
creative mind. Consortium instructors are teachers and directors from area
schools as well as professional artists and musicians working in their field.
The Consortium is open to all students, entering grades 5 – 12. Students
are welcome from all school districts. Students will be selected on a
first-come, first-served basis.
Curriculum choices include Main Stage Musical Theatre, Theatre
Development, Art, Creative Writing, Band, Orchestra, Sculpture, and NEW
Stagecraft. Please note your top three choices on your registration form. Main
Stage Musical Theater, 50 students entering grades 7-12 will be chosen. For
Theater Development, 20 students entering grades 5-6 will be accepted. Students
interested in Main Stage Musical Theatre are encouraged to register early as
these spots will fill on a first-come, first-served basis.
Consortium will take place, June 19-July 21, Monday-Fridays from
8:30am-12:30pm. For those looking for additional program time, please refer to
pages 30-31 for ADC 1/2 Day Camp options.?Note: Programs will not meet on Tuesday July 4th.
During the final week of the Consortium, Music
students present an evening concert. Art and Sculpture students prepare and
present an art show for parents which includes the final projects of the
Creative Writing class. Theater Development presents a short performance piece.
Musical Theater students present three performances of a full scale musical!
This summer’s program will take place at Upper Merion Area High School.
All participants will need to provide their own transportation.
2017 Tuition Rates
Deadline for all registrations
is Friday, June 9th.
For questions regarding
Consortium programs contact Cheryl and Danielle,
All registrations will go directly to the Upper Merion Community Center,