It's opening night. Take your seat; the lights are just dimming and the show is about to begin. This is where artistry happens, where budding talents are transformed into ovation-worthy performances, where authentic inspiration leads to joyful creation.

Welcome to the Murray Arts Center: the most technologically advanced educational performing arts venue in the region. Here, students have access to the professional-caliber Kristi Lynn Theatre, the black box theater, dance studios, practice rooms, rehearsal spaces, a recording studio, and technical theater training spaces.

This state-of-the-art center provides an unparalleled opportunity to inspire and explore, train and perform. this facility, combined with an exceptional arts faculty, equips students to develop their God-given gifts to the fullest extent.

These gifts are expressed through dramatic and musical theater performances presented by lower, middle, and high school students. In addition, creativity thrives in the many drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, videography, graphic design, and creative writing classes. Fine and performing arts instruction is offered in all grade levels including preschool, and curricular dance classes are available for students in sixth grade and above. Select high school students may also enroll in the Dozier School of the Performing Arts, a magnet program of intensive study in music, dance, and drama.

Opportunities abound for behind-the-scenes learning as well as hands-on experience within the Murray SoundLab professional music recording studio and video production suite.

Musical abilities are advanced through chorus, band, and orchestra in fifth through twelfth grades, as well as through after-school opportunities for pep band, marching band, color guard, winter guard, drumline, and indoor drumline. Our campus is filled year-round with music, dancing, and acting.

Whether they are in the spotlight or controlling the spotlight, students grow by being part of an artful, creative community. We have found that when you combine an amazing God-given facility with amazing God-given talents, students soar.


Mount Paran Christian School

1275 Stanley Road 
Kennesaw, GA 30152

Phone: 770-578-0182 
Fax: 770-977-9284

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