Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) is excited to announce that we will be offering an 20th annual Summer Dance Intensive, July 9-July 29, 2023.  The 2023 Intensive will be in-person. We are so excited to be able to to offer a wonderful well-rounded and personal experience for intermediate and advanced dancers ages 11-25.

Auditions will be at 3 locations.


La Crosse Dance Centre
2716 Commerce St.
La Crosse, WI 54603
Saturday, January 22, 2023
1:00am – 3:00pm
The Pointe Academy of Ballet and Contemporary Dance
6151 Thorton Ave.- Suite 100
Des Moines, IA 50321
Saturday, March 4, 2023
5:00pm – 7:00pm
MN Conservatory for the Arts
1164 W 10th St.
Winona, MN 55987
Saturday, March 25, 2023
10:00am – 12:00pm


*Please note that any student who has previously participated in MCA’s SDI is invited back at 25% discounted rate off tuition fees and is not required to attend auditions unless they want to be considered for a talent based scholarship for the Intensive. Video audition requirements are below.