Studying the performing arts or visual arts at George School will help you in many ways. Yes, you could learn how to handle a paint brush, a potter’s wheel, or your own voice. You’ll also learn about dedication. You’ll learn that struggling with something but loving it anyway is not an alien paradox.
Art also teaches us to look at the world through a different lens, in a different light, and from a different perspective. Art embraces understanding and empathy. In a Quaker school, we especially like that.
And let’s face it, the arts are fun.