Eden Laing has won a place at the prestigious California Summer State School of the Arts to do a four week program held in CalARTs – the California Institute of the Arts – a school founded by Walt Disney dedicated to encouraging high school students in their craft. There are multiple programs available to apply for such as Dance, Theatre, Music, Film, Visual Arts and Animation.
Over 1700 people apply worldwide and only 600 people are accepted. For people not from California the acceptance rate is less than 1% (only 20 people who aren’t from California are accepted.
Eden applied for the Animation program which only takes 60 students worldwide.
She will be attending from July 7th to August 3rd for one month.
Alumni of CSSSA include Pendelton Ward (the creator of Adventure Time) Alex Hirsch (the creator of Gravity Falls) and Zac Efron (High School Musical, The Greatest Showman etc)
If you see Eden Laing please congratulate her on this outstanding achievement.