This spring the Upper School Theatre Board will take on the heated drama 12 Angry Jurors. Based on the 1954 television play — and later Broadway production and 1957 Oscar-nominated film (originally called 12 Angry Men) — the play dissects larger themes like, democracy and empathy, within the context of a courtroom thriller.
All Lower School students, 85% of Middle School students, and more than half of the Upper School students are actively involved in excelling in musical and theatrical pursuits.
Elyse Kimball '20 recently won the First Place Prize in Drawing for her piece, "Collateral Beauty," at the Stamford Art Association Student Art Show. Senior Hannah Calzone won the Elsie Ralph Merit Award for an entire portfolio.
Join Rex Cadwallader and GFA performers next Thursday, March 7, 7:00–9:00 PM, for the 11th annual GFA Jazz Festival in the Hartwell Performing Arts Center.
Whether you're a long-time fan or you've never been over the rainbow before, the Middle School production of Wizard of Oz has something for fans of all stages and ages. Performances will be Friday March 1, 7:00 PM; and Saturday March 2, 5:00 PM.
The Greens Farms Academy Concert Choir and Community Service Board will host the 29th annual Harmony for the Homeless, Feb. 23, at 7:30–9:00 PM (snow date is Feb. 24 at 3:00 PM).
In 2015, GFA celebrated the opening of its new Performing Arts Center to showcase both the performing and visual arts. But more importantly, it provides a state-of-the-art space for students to get down to the daily work of scene and costume design, theater technology, public speaking, rehearsing, and working on their craft.