Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and Northwest School of the Arts (NWSA) will present Arts Alive!, an open-house recruiting event for prospective families, on Tuesday, Nov. 16, at 6:30 p.m. at NWSA, 1415 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte 28216.
Mecklenburg residents interested in learning about the district’s only secondary visual and performing arts magnet school will be able to see:
- Students and staff perform and create in their classrooms from 6:30-7:30 p.m. and ask them questions from 7:30-8 p.m.
- NWSA’s award-winning performance of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow in the LaBorde Theatre
- A full dress rehearsal of the middle school musical, Once on This Island, in the auditorium
NWSA provides specialized arts instruction for students in grades 6-12 and is currently scheduling auditions for the 2022-2023 school year. Students must pass an audition in order to participate in the CMS School Options Lottery for a seat at NWSA.
For audition information, including requirements and how to request an audition, visit nwsaauditions.com.