Artists Collective Programs

The Artists Collective serves hundreds of students per year in our training programs.

Spring & Summer Programs

Dance Schedule Music Schedule Registration

Summer Program


6-week program which provides intensive training for aspiring dancers aged 7-14. Students will receive daily instruction in tap, ballet, modern and African dance. Select Fridays will include culturally enriching arts activities and experiences to compliment the dance curriculum.

Dates:  July 1 – August 9, 2024

Time:  Monday – Friday 9AM – 4PM

Tuition: $700

Collective Expression Youth Ensemble

Outstanding young musicians 10 to 18 years of age who are proficient in piano, saxophone, drums, guitar or vocals are selected to audition for placement. The Orchestra learns and performs jazz, blues, rock and pop arrangements under the direction of Artists Collective music faculty. In the past, they have performed for former President Clinton, Harvard University, the Congressional Arts Breakfast in Washington and jazz festivals throughout New England.

Dance Ensembles

The Choreographer’s Workshop is comprised of selected advanced dance students 9 to 17 years of age. The ensemble performs traditional African, modern, jazz and tap throughout Connecticut. Its members were featured in the Hartford Stage Company’s production of Sophocles’ “Oedipus the King,” directed by Jonathan Wilson. The Choreographer’s Workshop performed for the Congressional Arts Breakfast in Washington, DC, hosted by Americans for the Arts.