Musical Theater Dance Intensive (MTDI)

Ages 15-25
Learn what it takes to be a well-rounded performer on Broadway with in-depth training in dance, voice, and acting in Boston Conservatory at Berklee's Musical Theater Dance Intensive. This three-week summer program is designed for talented young dancers who are looking to deepen their performance skills and expand their theater knowledge. With instruction by Broadway veterans and acclaimed faculty, students will study ballet, jazz, and theater dance, with special projects and classes in voice and acting to develop versatile performers. Students will leave the program with stronger skills, valuable professional insights, and the confidence needed to succeed on any stage.
June 17-July 6
Check-in Time
8 AM - 10 AM
July 7, 12:00 PM
Registration fee
$50 (nonrefundable)
Registration for this program has closed.

How to Enroll

  1. Submit your registration by May 1.* Begin by submitting your registration online. If applicable, you may need to submit additional supporting materials.
  2. Make your tuition payment by May 1.* All programs have limited capacity, so be sure to complete your full tuition payment to reserve your space in the program.
  3. Request housing. Students who are 15 years of age or older by the start of their Boston-based program are eligible to stay in on-campus housing. If you meet the eligibility requirements and have indicated that you would like to request on-campus housing, please revisit your registration portal and submit a Residence Hall Agreement.

*Please note: This program has limited capacity. Submission of registration materials alone does not guarantee participation in the program. You will secure your spot by paying in full.


Below is a sample schedule.

10:30 AM–12:15 PMActing/Ballet/Voice
12:15 PM–1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM–4:45 PMMusical theater dance
9 AM–12:15 PMActing/Ballet/Voice
12:15 PM–1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM–4:45 PMMusical theater dance
9 AM–12:15 PMActing/Ballet/Voice
12:15 PM–1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM–4:45 PMMusical theater dance
9 AM–12:15 PMActing/Ballet/Voice
12:15 PM–1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM–4:45 PMMusical theater dance
9 AM–12:15 PMActing/Ballet/Voice
12:15 PM–1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM–4:45 PMMusical theater dance

Schedule is subject to change.


General Requirements

Students and professionals between the ages of 15 and 25 with significant dance experience.

Participants must possess a proficient level of English to enroll in this program. We do not require proof of English language proficiency (e.g., TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo) as part of the enrollment or application process; however, you are expected to have a sufficient command of the English language to understand class material and assignments.

Required Materials

  • Music repertoire book or one audition-ready song with scores for a pianist
  • Water bottle
  • Leotards
  • Tights
  • Unitards
  • Dance shorts
  • Leggings
  • Ballet shoes
  • Jazz shoes
  • Character shoes
  • Sneakers
  • Performance wear, such as a solid-colored dress appropriate for dancing or a solid-colored shirt with black pants or leggings
  • Notebook
  • Pencil
  • Knee pads
  • Yoga mat
Once You've Enrolled

The Berklee Summer Programs Team is excited that you've taken the first step! Now that you've enrolled, here's what to know, to be sure you're prepared before and after you check in for the experience of a lifetime.

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