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Theatre News Highlights


Theatre and Literary Students Shine in South Dramafest Competition

Students in Mississippi School of the Arts’ theatre department, as well as literary, received awards at the Mississippi Theatre Association South Dramafest. The event was held at the University of Southern Mississippi.Read More…
By : Newsroom Staff | Feb 11, 2020

MSA Educators Receive 2019 AIM Award by the Arts Institute of Mississippi

The Mississippi School of the Arts congratulates two educators for receiving the 2019 AIM Award by the Arts Institute of Mississippi. According to the institute’s web site, “The Arts Institute of MississippiRead More…
By : Newsroom Staff | Apr 1, 2019

Dorian Davis ’16 Casts in Oscar-nominated Short Film “My Nephew Emmett”

Dorian Davis, an MSA class of 2016 theatre graduate, recently played a role in an Oscar-nominated, live action short film titled “My Nephew Emmett.” The film, directed by Kevin Wilson Jr, showsRead More…
By : Newsroom Staff | Mar 13, 2018

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…
By : Newsroom Staff | Sep 12, 2017

Theatre Students Receive Awards at 2017 MTA State Festival

Theatre students at Mississippi School of the Arts recently attended the 2017 Mississippi Theatre Association Festival in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The MTA state festival is held every year, recognizing the outstanding work ofRead More…
By : Newsroom Staff | Jan 23, 2017

Keara Jones Receives 2017 Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Award

Class of 2016 alumna, Keara Jones, is a recipient of the 2017 Coca-Cola Scholarship and a new Coca Cola First Generation Scholar. She is one from a select list of students from around the countryRead More…
By : Newsroom Staff | Jan 7, 2017

MSA Brings Home Awards from Theatre DramaFest 2016

While prospective parents and students from all over Mississippi were visiting Mississippi School of the Arts for Experience MSA Day, several students from our school’s Department of Theatre were in Hattiesburg theRead More…
By : Newsroom Staff | Dec 7, 2016

2016 Summer Camp Gains Record Attendance

Junior high and high school students from all over Mississippi spent a solid week at MSA for the third annual Summer Arts Camp. Campers were indulged in many facets of the artsRead More…
By : Newsroom Staff | Jun 16, 2016

Jones Receives President’s Volunteer Service Award

Keara Jones, from Tunica, a Junior at The Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA), has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award. The award, which recognizesRead More…
By : Newsroom Staff | May 4, 2015