Youth Programs


2022 High School Workshop Day

Friday, Nov. 4 | 9 a.m-12:30 p.m.
Center for Arts & Media | SLCC South City Campus
1575 S State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84115

The 2022 High School Workshop Day gives students the opportunity to visit the SLCC Center for Arts and Media and participate in exciting, three-hour workshops led by distinguished faculty from the School of Arts, Communication and Media. With topics covering everything from film and dance to digital media and more, there’s a class for everyone! Please check back for event date and more information.

The workshops are open to all 9th-12th grade high school students that have instructor approval. Registration is $6 (plus a small processing fee) and covers lunch and supplies. The day will begin with a kick-off event at 9 a.m., followed by workshops at 9:30 a.m. Boxed lunches will be available after the event, so students can grab them as they leave, or eat lunch on our campus.

Registration for the workshops ends on Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 4 p.m. No registrations will be accepted after this date. Registration is non-refundable. There are a limited number of Teacher Passes for instructors who are accompanying groups of students to the event.

2022 Workshops

Adding Life to Film - Foley and Sound Effects - Explore the process of adding sound effects to a film through synchronized recording, Foley and sound effects editing.

After Effects/Special FX - Learn how to use After Effects to create special FX for short films.

Animation - Turn magazine photos into hilarious animated stories.

Combat For Film and Stage - Learn the techniques for safe and cool fights for theatre and stage. This class will be hands on and highly interactive.

Documentary Film Production - Explore cinéma vérité documentary film production techniques.

How to Keep your Solo Voice When You're in a Choir - Learn ways to keep your solo voice healthy even though you are singing in a choir.

Introduction Dance Exploration - This fun and fast-moving workshop will lead both experienced and inexperienced dancers through movement phrases in Jazz, Hip-Hop and Contemporary dance styles, and will also have opportunities to improvise.

News! But Make It Social - Learn the basics of storytelling and journalism using social media platforms to bring the story to life as it’s happening.

On-Air Radio Production - Discover the ins and outs of being a live, on-air radio DJ.

Sci-Fi, Horror, & Special Effects Cinematography - Learn how to light and shoot common horror, sci-fi, fantasy and practical special effects shots.

TV Broadcast Production - Explore the positions and execution of a TV Studio Production show. Students get hands on experience of how a TV Studio Production works.


Beloved Community Project

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. popularized the phrase “beloved community” to represent his vision for societies that embrace cooperation, unity, and connection. To honor and apply this bold idea, Salt Lake Community College’s School of Arts, Communication and Media created the Beloved Community Project to facilitate explorations of Dr. King’s concepts and create dialogue across communities and participants through a number of dedicated pathways.

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Creative Summer Workshops at Salt Lake Community College

Develop your skills, meet new people and have a great time this summer with workshops at SLCC! These summer camps provide rich and rewarding learning experiences with skilled instructors on a variety of artistic and creative topics. Participants will get hands-on training using state-of-the-art equipment, all for an affordable price.

Please check back for more information on our next summer workshop lineup.