Since 1950, the Idyllwild Arts Summer Program has offered intensive workshops in dance, film, music, songwriting, theatre, visual arts and writing to students of all ages and abilities, including families. The 205-acre campus is located at the 5,000’ level in the spectacular San Jacinto Mountains of Southern California. This tranquil site affords students a serene and focused learning environment. Idyllwild is an easy 2.5 hour drive from LA, OC, and SD and is readily accessible from all airports in Southern California. Courses are offered by age: Children’s Center (5-12); Junior Artists Center (11-13); Youth Arts Center (13-18); Adult Arts Center (19+). Idyllwild Arts also offers a 3 week English as a Second Language (ESL) and Arts Enrichment Program for ages 13-18.