All-Arts Day - Mercy High School

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All-Arts Day


Come see what makes the Arts at Mercy so Magical!

We are looking for passionate artists in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade to come explore the Arts at Mercy and be a part of our Fall Production, "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Students will have the opportunity to explore Visual Arts, Dance, and Theater Arts with an invitation to join us on stage Sunday, November 21, 2021 alongside our current Mercy actresses. For students interested in the Arts who thrive behind the scenes and not on stage, we invite them to work alongside our Mercy Girls learning the ropes of stage management, costume creation, and theater tech. 

Please note: While we are excited to bring your daughters onto our campus for this unique and immersive experience, we are still following Covid-19 Protocols to keep our community safe. Masks are required on Mercy's campus at all times unless outdoors. We will also be unable to offer Music or Singing classes this year at our All Arts Day, though expect to be able to offer it in the future. Thank you for your understanding.  



Saturday, November 6, 2021

  • 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.: First Session, Students Choice. Students will pick  either:
    • Introduction to Studio Art: Drawing- lead by Ms. Melanie Coburn '89, our Director of the Visual Arts Program 
    • Dance Technique- lead by Ms. Michele May, our Director of Dance 

  • 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.: Lunch, provided by Mercy High School.
    • Students will be able to tour Mercy's facilities during the hour lunch period, speak with Admissions Officers, and interact with current Mercy Students in the Fine Arts programs. 

  •  12:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m.: Second Session, Play Rehearsal.  
    • 12:00 p.m.- 1:00 p.m.- those in the dance session will continue to work on their choreography until 1pm, and then will join the other girls in play rehearsal. Dancers will have a unique part in our production, and will perform the dance learned on stage during the performance.  
      • 1:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m., Dance students will join the other students in play rehearsal.
    • 12:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m.- those who selected Studio Art for the first session will work with Ms. Jessica Thomas, our Director of Fine Arts and Music, either rehearsing to be actresses in our fall performance OR for those who do not wish to be on stage, helping with Theater Tech: putting together costumes, touching up the set, etc.


 
Sunday November 21, 3:00 p.m.: A Midsummer Night's Dream 

Your daughter is invited to return to Mercy's campus to take part in our Midsummer Night's Dream performance on Sunday, November 21, 2021. This play will be an outdoor, free to attend event and we would like to extend the invitation to your family to come watch your daughter, as well as our wonderful Mercy girls, in this performance.  A special ticket will be given to your daughter during Arts Day to admit your family into the event. 


Cost: $40 per person
(includes lunch, materials, and any costume costs.)


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Please contact Ms. Caroline King '11 in Mercy's Admissions Office with any questions at Admissions@mercyhighschool.com.

All Arts Day 2021

  • Price: $40.00
  • Quantity:
  • Total: $40.00

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