2/1/2021 – Important Update!
Due to university COVID-19 restrictions, MPulse Performing Arts Institutes will be held online for the Summer of 2021.

Each summer, the MPulse Summer Performing Arts Institutes bring approximately 250 eligible young people to the Ann Arbor campus to pursue excellence in music performance, music technology, musical theatre, theatre, and dance. Sessions are designed for students who are considering studying these areas in college and would like to gain exposure to the rigorous training provided by the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance (SMTD). Participants hail from Michigan, across the U.S., and around the globe.

During the MPulse sessions, students have the opportunity to meet with SMTD admissions counselors in an informational meeting devoted to the application and audition process.

Institutes for Summer 2021

SMTD will be hosting the following institutes during the summer of 2021.

Updated February 9, 2021