FAU Announces Dates and Scholarships for TOPS Piano and Creative Writing Camp
by FAU College of Arts and Letters | Friday, Feb 28, 2014
FAU has announced the schedule for the Teaching Outstanding Performers (TOPS) summer piano and creative writing camps for students in kindergarten through 12th grade.
The dates for students from grades 6 through 12 are Monday, June 9 through Friday, June 13; Monday, June 16 through Friday, June 20; and Monday, June 23 through Friday, June 27. The dates for students in kindergarten through fifth grade are June 30 through Friday, July 4; Monday July 7 through Friday, July 11; Monday, July 14 through Friday, July 18; and Monday, July 28 through Friday, Aug. 1. All camps will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at FAU's Boca Raton campus.
Participating students will gain exposure to world-class teaching and performing, as well as appreciation for the world of classical music and art forms. Daily activities will include private and group lessons, technique classes, supervised practice, presentations and performance, entertainment and recreation. Each camp is open to all students, whether experienced or not; however, auditions are required for piano camp for placement purposes.
Tuition for the camps is $275 per week plus an application fee of $10. Limited scholarships are available. For more information or to schedule an audition, call 561-297-3803, email email@example.com or visit www.fau.edu/tops.