Richland Academy of the Arts, located in downtown Mansfield with over 20 years experience, nurtures creative talent by offering classes for dance, music, theatre, and visual arts through an environment of safety, respect, learning and imagination. Richland Academy of the Arts is a sponsor of charter schools in Ohio and also developed a charter school, Richland Academy School of Excellence, located within the Academy to offer a combination of rigorous academics and a focus on arts and technology.

About us
Richland Academy of the Arts is a multi-arts community school of the arts with a strong Community/Charter component. The community has found the Academy to be a center of learning, a place to participate in the various art forms and to appreciate the arts as a way to understand themselves and the world better.   (read more)


Notable News
 Classes will resume Monday, April 21st!

Check out our New Classes For Summer 2014!
You can get details about all of our exciting dance, music, theatre and art classes and workshops on the
Workshops/Intensives tab, or the Summer 2014 tab! Registration for current students begins the week of May 5th,
and for
new students the week of May 12th.  
If you are intersted in
Tuition Assistance, packets can be printed from the tuition assistance tab or picked up at he front desk.  These packets are due May 30th by 3:00pm!

Starting April 26-May 24, Dr. Joe Fahey, Theatre Professor at OSU at Mansfield, will be teaching a five week Scene Study Theatre Class. This class is offered on Saturdays for students ages12-17 (10-12:15) and 18 & up (11:15-1:30). This course is ideal for theatre students of varying levels of experience, students who seek guidance in audition techniques and theatre instructors that would like to refine their approach to coaching young actors.
The cost of the class is $75. Sign up today!!!

May dance recital tickets are on sale now!!!
They are selling fast so hurry in and get your´s today!!!


Upcoming Events
Monday, April 14-April 20
Spring Break
Classes Reusume April 21st
Saturdays, April 26-May 24
Theatre Class: Scene Study
Tuition: $75
Call to register today!

Saturday, April 26th @12:30 Dance Recital Run Through With Costumes
Friday, May 2 @ 4 pm Recital Pictures
Sunday, May 4th @2 pm
Student Music & Creative Movement Recital