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Act, dance, play, sing, shine.


The Performing Arts department at St. Johnsbury Academy is a place where students have the opportunity to hone their skills, develop self-confidence, find inspiration, and learn to shine.


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Ray Walker


Ray Walker
Class of 1981

Performing Arts Faculty


Faculty and alum Ray Walker brings an incredible amount of real-world experience to our students. With stops on Broadway, concert halls in Moscow, and stages around the world, his life has been filled with outstanding achievements.


Not only is Ray an experienced performer, he is also a consummate teacher. In 2004 he founded the North Carolina Theatre Conservatory, where he served as artistic director for 15 years. In 2015 Ray was nominated for The Excellence in Theatre Education Award, presented each year by the Tony Awards.

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