Fun for the Arts

Fund for the Arts has teamed up with your favorite arts organizations to showcase Louisville’s arts opportunities available for children, including open auditions, classes and family-friendly events for the upcoming 2016-2017 season. Special thanks to our 2016 FUNforthearts sponsor, The Comfy Cow!

Please browse opportunities by selecting a category below!

Visual Arts

Browse the Visual Art Camps available below!

Whet Your Palette

Art entertainment fun that combines paint with creative versatility. We offer various options that accommodate all ages, skill levels and fun levels.

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The Artist in You

The Artist in You is a casual, family-friendly contemporary art studio in which or experienced staff provides your child with a safe, fun-filled camp experience.

Our summer camps are designed for ages 6-14 and include a variety of art projects ranging from pottery painting, glass fusion, clay wheel & hand-building, canvas, jewelry, mosaics, clay, tie-dye, food-art, science, games and MORE!

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Paint Spot

Each week will have MULTIPLE projects and  use different types of mediums from pottery to clay to mosaics to canvas and many more.   Our camps are educational, structured and FUN!

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KMAC Museum Summer Camps

KMAC Art Camps offer young artists the opportunity to explore art techniques and different materials with art educators and professional artists. Click below to learn more and register!

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Abigail Academy

Fun & enriching programming for creative girls! Spring break camps, oaks & derby camps, summer camps and Christmas camps! All include cooking, arts and positive life skills for girls.

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Choir Summer Camps

Browse the choir summer camps available below!

Louisville Youth Choir

For detailed information about the Louisville Youth Choir and their summer programs for both younger and older students, please visit their website.

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Derby Dinner Playhouse Performing Arts Academy

Please visit the Derby Dinner Playhouse website for more details on the two musical based summer programs offered this year!

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Dance Camps

Browse the dance based summer camps available below!

Louisville Ballet Summer Camps

Registration for our expanded Summer Semester Programs is now open! We have classes for all ages & capabilities. See the Programs page for details and enroll today!

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Performing Arts

Browse the performing arts summer camps available below!

Kentucky Shakespeare Summer Camps

Our Philosophy is to immerse students in Shakespeare’s words and ideas, providing guidance and encouragement.  Kentucky Shakespeare hopes that this unique camp experience will promote confidence, open up a new world of interests to your child and nurture a lifelong desire of learning.

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Louisville Drama Project

The Louisville Drama Project is all about opportunity. The opportunity for middle and high home school students to discover their unique gifts and abilities in the theater arts. Students will gain insight into various aspects of musical theater from vocal performance and choreography to a full stage production.

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Derby Dinner Playhouse Performing Arts Camp

Please visit the Derby Dinner Playhouse website for details on their musical and performing arts programs.

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Walden Theatre Summer Camps

Every year, our Summer camps, workshops, and performance opportunities for kids delight, enchant, and challenge young people ages 3-18 with a wide range of offerings.

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Musical Instrument Camps

Browse the musical instrument based camps available below!

Musical Orff Camp

Take part in exciting opportunities to sing, play, and improvise with others with a variety of instrumental possibilities! In this program, students will build their musicianship skills and explore their musical creativity.

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Louisville Leopards Percussionists Summer Camp

Camp participants will experience first hand the high energy, uniquely hands-on teaching style of award-winning educator Diane Downs and the Leopard camp staff. Children will take daily classes in drum set, hand drumming, percussion rudiments, and mallet percussion ensemble. No prior musical experience is required, expected, or even desired!

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