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May 8, 2019
08 May 2019

Last Remarks for Little Shop of Horrors

A Special Thanks To All Who Made Our Student Showcase Production of Little Shop of Horrors a Success!

Production Staff

Director: & Producer: Maryam Dorsey

Stage Manager: Johanna Middleton

Set Designer: James Ventura

Lighting Designer: Azra King-Abad

Sound Designer: Ryan Dempsey

Scenic Painter: Grace Wolcott

Costume Design Interns: Iyare Osahon & Malika Bengeloune

Thank you for all your hard work and dedication. It would have not been possible without your contribution.

Last but certainly not least, a huge thank you to our students and most importantly their parents. Thanks to you, we were able to run our program smoothly. We appreciate all your support and look forward to another year of programming.


January 30, 2019
30 Jan 2019

Little Shop of Horrors, Auditions!



For any students interested, Greenway Institute for the Arts is producing its annual student showcase. This year we will be casting auditions for the musical “Little Shop of Horrors.”

Audition slots are filling up quickly!

Come to the 500 building to schedule yours by February 4, 2019


June 20, 2018
20 Jun 2018

Art Contest for Ripe Frenzy

Students Voices Speak through Ripe Frenzy’s Art Contest


A moving collection of works visualizing the effects of gun violence on school campuses was unveiled in the theater.

GIA recently collaborated with the Greenway Court Theatre (GCT) in sponsoring an art contest based on the subject matter for Greenway’s most recent production: Ripe Frenzy. This play grapples with high school gun violence by looking at it through the lens of the media chaos and its devastating effects on already tragic events.

Greenway provided participating students with art supplies and received works from over 30 student in response to the prompt “Gun violence in schools #enough.” Each work shows depth and thoughtfulness about a charged issue that touches student lives every day.

The contest winners were as follows: 1st place– Michelle Macario, 10th grade; 2nd place– Karen Castillo, 10th grade; 3rd place– Nikka Gayoso 12th grade.

June 20, 2018
20 Jun 2018

MTP Student Day 2018

Fairfax Students Take Over MTP

The Fairfax Student Market Takeover made for an unforgettable Sunday!

On May 6th, students from Fairfax High School dazzled Melrose Trading Post (MTP) market goers with science, swag, and singing.

The Main Stage performances featured student singers, bands, and an ensemble cast showing off their chops in a snippet from the school’s spring production, Fame Jr. The food court was buzzing with activity for the entire day, with the open, interactive science fair tents and a booth selling “STRAIGHT OUTTA FAIRFAX” merch to true Fairfax fanatics.

Greenway was especially excited and proud to announce the three winners of its annual scholarship. These graduating seniors received our prizes: Maricarmen Solis Diaz- $4,000; Christina Carrera-$2,000; Astou Mbacke- $2,000.

The students really outdid themselves this year! Stay tuned for more on how GIA and MTP promote expression, entrepreneurship, and experiments at FHS.

June 19, 2018
19 Jun 2018

GIA Spring Student Showcase 2018

GIA Spring Showcase 2018 is a hit!

Congratulations to our students and interns on an incredible culminating event!

This semester has been full of creativity and growth, hard work and grit, laughter and spirit. We are so incredibly proud of our after school workshop students and interns for what they’ve accomplished this semester, and this year!

A special thank you to our Teaching Artists who have been instrumental in making our after school programs a success: Charlie Cohen, Natasha Woolridge, and Jameelah Nuriddin.

Greenway is so grateful to be home to so much of the spectacular talent from Fairfax High School.