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MSA History Instructor Selected as a 2019 NEH Summer Scholar

Vickie Garland Malone, a teacher from Mississippi School of the Arts, was selected as an NEH Summer Scholar from a national applicant pool to attend one of 15 Landmarks of American HistoryRead More...
By : MSA Newsroom | Oct 3, 2019

The Gloster Arts Project: Providing Children a Quality Arts Education

Jamira Jackson, a senior vocal music student at Mississippi School of the Arts (c/o 2020), was invited to perform at the culmination activity of the Gloster Arts Project, a non-profit, 3-week artist-residencyRead More...
By : MSA Newsroom | Sep 26, 2019

Candlelight Dinner Brings In 2019 School Year

Move-in days, orientation days, first day of school. It’s quite busy around the campus during the first week on campus. However, it settles down a bit after the first day of schoolRead More...
By : MSA Newsroom | Sep 3, 2019

Lancaster Places Second in High School Film Competition

In April 2019, the Media Arts junior and senior classes participated in the Tupelo Film Festival’s High School Film Competition, held at the Bolton Campus of Itawamba Community College. Students were ableRead More...
By : MSA Newsroom | Aug 3, 2019

Mississippi School of the Arts Receives Grant from Georgia Pacific

The Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) recently received a $10,000.00 grant from Georgia Pacific to help better prepare its students from across Mississippi to be productive citizens in society through JuniorRead More...
By : MSA Newsroom | May 28, 2019

MSA Visual and Literary Students Receive National Awards for 2019

Mississippi School of the Arts celebrates national achievements throughout the course of the school year. During the spring, students in Visual and Literary received national recognition for their recent work in theRead More...
By : MSA Newsroom | May 19, 2019
MSA Podcast Production invited Brookhaven native Shaw Furlow into the studio to share his story and talk about the local area music and arts scene. Shaw gives an interesting tidbit about how MTV (Music Television) got started. Are we on the brink of an explosive arts culture? Listen and decide.

Episode 9 Details

MSA’s Library Media Center and Book Club are celebrating the first year of ALA/YALSA TeenTober by offering book reviews starting this month and continuing monthly throughout the school year. Through a collaboration with the Lincoln-Lawrence-Franklin Regional Public Library, the Book Club will share the reviews as a link on the public library’s web site to help promote reading with teens throughout the area and State. 

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Community Events / Showcases

2019 Fall Departmental Visual Art Exhibit
Sep 9, 2019 - Nov 8, 2019 , Mississippi School of the Arts

MSA Theatre presents "Dancing at Lughnasa" by Brian Friel
Nov 14, 2019 - Nov 16, 2019 7:00pm, Enochs Black Box Theater

2019 Winter Departmental Visual Arts Showcase
Nov 19, 2019 - Jan 7, 2020 , Enochs Art Gallery

Connections Day Event
Nov 28, 2019 - Nov 29, 2019 , A Location Near You

MSA Vocal Music presents 2019 Fall Chorale Concert
Dec 6, 2019 7:00pm, Lampton Auditorium

2019 Experience MSA Day
Dec 7, 2019 , Mississippi School of the Arts

MSA Vocal Music presents Junior Vocal Showcase
Dec 12, 2019 3:30pm, Lampton Auditorium

MSA Devised Theatre Showcase
Dec 12, 2019 7:00pm, Enochs Black Box Theater

MSA Vocal Music presents Musical Theatre Concert
Dec 13, 2019 7:00pm, Lampton Auditorium

MSA Media Arts presents 2019 Fall Film Festival
Dec 14, 2019 1:00pm, Enochs Black Box Theater

Student / Campus Events

2019 Portfolio Review and College Showcase
Oct 15, 2019 , Mississippi School of the Arts

MSA Middle/High School Fall Dance Festival
Oct 25, 2019 , Mississippi School of the Arts

November 2019 Literary Coffee House
Nov 18, 2019 6:00pm, Mississippi School of the Arts

2019 Experience MSA Day
Dec 7, 2019 , Mississippi School of the Arts

December 2019 Literary Coffee House
Dec 9, 2019 6:00pm, Mississippi School of the Arts

Guest Artists & Residencies