Musical Motion Picture Camp @ Pivot

Rainey Summer Camp @ Pivot

Rainey Institute’s Musical Motion Picture (MMP) Summer Camp returns at the Pivot Center for Art, Dance, and Expression!

This interactive camp experience will engage 60 4th-8th graders in the creative art forms and technology involved in making musical motion pictures! Campers will work with teaching artists and film industry professionals to learn music composition and digital recording, acting-for-film and voiceover performance, cartooning and animation, choreography for musicals, cinematography and more! MMP will also feature exciting field trips to local cinematic attractions!

Breakfast, lunch, and snack will be provided daily for campers, along with a camp t-shirt! Camp will culminate with a finale presentation on Thursday, June 27th.

MMP Camp @ Pivot


60 Campers in Grades 4th-8th

June 3rd – June 28th
(No camp on June 19th)
Registration Open March 4, 2024 @ 12:00pm
Slots Are First Come First Served

Tuition Fee: $300 ($15/day)
Tuition Deposit: $25

Pay in 3 or 5 Installments

camp dates

Monday – Friday
June 3rd – June 28th, 2024
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
(No camp on June 19th)

camp location

Rainey Institute @ The Pivot Center for Art, Dance, and Expression
2937 W. 25th St.
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

daily schedule

Monday – Friday

8:30 – 9:00 am (30 min)

Drop-Off & Sign-In / Outdoor Recreation / Before Care & Breakfast


9:00 – 9:35 am (35 min) Tea Time
9:40 – 10:45 am (65 min) Exploratory Arts #1
10:45 – 10:55 am (10 min) Morning Break
10:55 – 12:00 pm (65 min) Exploratory Arts 2
12:00 – 12:30 pm (30 min) Lunch
12:30 – 1:25 pm (55 min) Outdoor Recreation
1:25 – 1:55 pm (30 min) Creative Studio Time
2:00 – 4:00 pm (105 min; 15 min snack @ 3:00) Art Mastery Intensives
4:00 – 4:30 pm (30 min) Pick-Up / Outdoor Recreation / After Care


Specific class descriptions and listings to be announced!

Rainey @ Pivot

We’re very excited to have summer campers return the Rainey Institute Clark-Fulton campus!

additional info

Class Size & Grouping

Campers will be grouped according to their grade with 4th-6th and 7th–8th graders grouped together.


There is a mandatory orientation all parents must attend. This will be held via Zoom on Wednesday, May 29th @ 12:00 – 1:00 pm. Zoom link to be provided.


Rainey Institute does not provide for transportation to / from camp.

friday fun days

Friday’s are the BEST! Each Friday, campers will enjoy awesome field trips or special activities.  We’re still making arrangements for some amazing Friday experiences! Once plans are final, we’ll post the details here.

field trips and fun

Urban Air

June 7, 2024

Urban Air is the ultimate indoor adventure park where campers will explore thrilling attractions, challenge their body and mind, and most importantly…have a blast!

Inside Out Day @ Ohio City and the Movies!

June 14, 2024

Campers will enjoy a fun-filled day, beginning with a walking-tour and sightseeing scavenger hunt in Ohio City, followed by a trip to the movies! The scavenger hunt clues will lead them to destinations including Cleveland’s famous West Side Market, Scrip Sign, and Mitchell’s Ice Cream, where they will take group selfies with their fellow campers and staff. Then they will enjoy Disney’s “Inside Out 2” on its opening day, at the AMC Theater in Brooklyn! Truly a day of fun, inside and out!

Michael Mage Magic Show

June 21, 2024

Michael Mage is a wildly entertaining comedic magician, whose mind-blowing show is guaranteed fun, joy, and excitement! Campers will enjoy Michael’s unique quirky personality, combined with his audience management skills, for an unforgettable show experience!

Scene 75

June 28, 2024

Scene 75 Cleveland is the area’s largest indoor entertainment center with 80,000 sq ft of fun! Attractions include go-karts, laser tag, food trucks & more!

Photos from Last year’s camp finale

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