Saint Mary’s School invites you to explore and develop your creative talents in music, dance, theatre, and the visual arts.

Whether you’re bound for art school or just like to doodle, want to become a professional singer or just enjoy singing in the shower, hope to dance on Broadway or just turn a move at the prom, you’ll find classes that challenge and teachers who inspire.

Artistic pursuits may be motivated by curiosity, passion or an already developed discipline. No matter what your talent and goals, dedicated Saint Mary's teachers accommodate your level of skill and ambition and help you move forward.

Whether you are an artist, an actor, a dancer or a musician, visual and performing arts instructors strive to

  • Build your self-confidence by grounding you in your chosen discipline
  • Empower you to grow into a thoughtful, expressive adult
  • Teach you the appropriate level of skill to a degree that pride in creative outcome is a given
  • Motivate you and teach to your individual goals and learning style
  • Instill in you a fundamental appreciation of our rich cultural arts heritage
  • Encourage you to preserve and support the arts in your own community

Arts News

Communications Office

The digital artwork of Virginia Laurie '18, titled "Modern Eve" is featured in Girls Right The World, an online, international literary journal "advocating for young, female-identified writers and artists." "Modern Eve" references the Bible story of Adam and Eve. Virginia notes that like Eve "she is eating an apple, representative of the Original Sin. However, she is unapologetic and wears a hat that reads 'nasty' in reference to the phrase 'nasty woman' from the 2016 election that became a call of solidarity among liberal women" Click here for more.

Read more about CONGRATULATIONS: Senior artwork appears in online literary journal