The arts are an essential element of education, 就像阅读, 写作, 和数学, allowing students to develop a cultural literacy which fosters imagination, 创造力, and the ability to solve complex problems.
Harvey 艺术 is proud to partner with kbbal, a local arts collective.
“艺术 Education is the most comprehensive form of learning. In addition to intellectual development, 艺术培养技能, emotional depth and the ability to imagine."
-Vinny Alexander, Performing 艺术 Chair
The 中学 arts program meets throughout the school year, 旋转的学生, 按年级分组, through the areas of 剧院, 音乐, 和工作室艺术. There are also opportunities for students to sing in the choir, 玩 an instrument in an ensemble, and perform in theatrical 产品.
The 上学校 curriculum includes classes in 音乐, 剧院, 跳舞, and Film. 学生 have the opportunity to study acting, 即兴创作, 剧本创作, 音乐理论, 音乐的历史, 仪器/语音课, 跳舞, 电影批评, 编剧才能, and a variety of other special topics in the performing arts.
Additional performance opportunities in theater, 跳舞, and music are available throughout the academic day and as co-curricular activities.
The department works to align students with professional performing artists and companies in addition to scheduling regular trips to a variety of performances.
All performing arts classes, 音乐会, 产品, and performances take place in our beautiful state-of-the-art facility, The Walker Center for the 艺术.