Guest Artist News Highlights

Partnership To Provide Exciting Opportunities for MSA Students

Partnership To Provide Exciting Opportunities for MSA Students

Jonathan Sharp, who has deep Mississippi roots will be bringing his worldwide experience to benefit students at the Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) in Brookhaven where he has family. His partnershipRead More…
Ezekiel Andrew McCall Gives Back to the MSA Community

Ezekiel Andrew McCall Gives Back to the MSA Community

Mississippi School of the Arts welcomed back MSA alum, Ezekiel Andrew McCall. A 2006 graduate of the vocal music program, McCall is now a performing artist who travels the country as anRead More…
Alysia Burton Steele Visits MSA as Artist-In-Residence

Alysia Burton Steele Visits MSA as Artist-In-Residence

Recently, Mississippi School of the Arts welcomed author Alysia Burton Steele to campus for a three-day artist residency. Alysia is the assistant professor of journalism in the School of Journalism at theRead More…
Angie Thomas, Author of “The Hate U Give,” Talks to MSA Students

Angie Thomas, Author of “The Hate U Give,” Talks to MSA Students

A Jackson, Mississippi native, Angela Thomas, participated in a video conference session with Literary students at Mississippi School of the Arts. Angie is the author of the #1 New York Times BestRead More…
MSA Foundation to Host Song Artist and Alumna, Jasmine Murray

MSA Foundation to Host Song Artist and Alumna, Jasmine Murray

The Mississippi School of the Arts Foundation (MSAF) is sponsoring a guest artist residency at the Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) with 2010 vocal music alumna, Jasmine Murray. On January 26,Read More…
MSA Dance Alum Returns to Teach Classes

MSA Dance Alum Returns to Teach Classes

Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) alum, Cassidy Simmons, is returning to MSA next week to teach current MSA students in “Master Classes”, as part of MSA’s Guest Artist Program. MSA’s ExecutiveRead More…
Renowned Artist, Dean Mitchell, Unveils Watercolor Painting

Renowned Artist, Dean Mitchell, Unveils Watercolor Painting

Students from all disciplines at Mississippi School of the Arts recently received an opportunity to chat with renowned watercolor artist Dean Mitchell in an open forum. Mitchell, a visual artist from Quincy,Read More…
MSA Foundation and Brookhaven Trust Hosts Michael Roy

MSA Foundation and Brookhaven Trust Hosts Michael Roy

The Mississippi School of the Arts Foundation (MSAF) and the Brookhaven Trust are sponsoring a guest artist residency at the Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) with internationally commissioned visual artist andRead More…
MSA Foundation Hosts Director and Actor, John Maxwell

MSA Foundation Hosts Director and Actor, John Maxwell

The Mississippi School of the Arts Foundation (MSAF) is sponsoring a guest artist residency at the Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) with Mississippi actor, writer, and director, John Maxwell in aRead More…
Merrie K. Christmas Teaches Master Classes to Dance Students

Merrie K. Christmas Teaches Master Classes to Dance Students

Merrie K. Christmas, a certified teacher and performer of the Isadora Dance Institute, recently resided at Mississippi School of the Arts to set Brahms Waltzes and teach master classes to junior andRead More…