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School of The Getdown Youth Arts Camp


A multidisciplinary and fun arts program for youth ages 10-16 of all skill levels, encompassing vocals, music fundamentals, dance, rap & spoken word, drum corps, and percussion.

July 29 - August 2, 2024 - 9am-5pm Daily

Student Recital Saturday August 3, 4pm

Geoffrey's Inner Circle

410 14th St Oakland, CA 94612

This program is offered at no cost. A nonrefundable application fee is required to ensure limited slots are available to serious participants. Application fee is $100 before June 15, and $200 after June 15. 

Click HERE to complete the registration form.

 Submit the completed form via email to or via USPS to P.O. Box 3021 Berkeley, CA 94703


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School of The Getdown Youth Arts Camp is offered at no cost for youth participants ages 10-16 of all skill levels. Our goal is to instill and cultivate a love of the arts in each student, with a well-rounded, multidisciplinary curriculum. We aim to foster a community based on mutual respect and encouragement so all students can discover and explore their creativity and expression.  Each student will embark on a journey of discovery of the arts, studying vocals, music fundamentals, rap & spoken word, percussion, drum corps, and hip-hop dance in a supportive, fun environment. Our powerful faculty roster of renowned educators, artists, and performers will guide students of all levels through a life-changing learning experience covering diverse cultural traditions and forms of expression. 











All students will partake in all classes in this multidisciplinary program

Vocals - Faye Carol

Discover the joy of singing and explore your voice through harmony, repertoire, and improv. 


Music Fundamentals - Kito Kamili

Explore the basics of music theory in unique and fun ways that include dancing, hip-hop and R&B.

The Art of Rap - Kev Choice 

Explore the art of rap, spoken word, and storytelling as a tool of social justice, empowerment, and self-expression. 


Percussion - Jesus Diaz

Learn cultural rhythmic traditions of Latin America through a diverse array of instruments, grooves, & sounds. 


Drum Corps - John Adams

Develop your rhythm, rudiments, and groove in a classic drum corps ensemble setting. 


Hip-Hop Dance - Charles Simon

Get in the groove and get hip to hip-hop moves, grooves, and choreography


This program is supported by California Arts Council

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