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Posted Thursday, May 4, 2017 4:13:02 PM
Three Riverdale students will perform in an interview-theater production created by a Riverdale faculty member as part of the Dublin Gay Theatre Festival.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017 5:12:23 PM
Two Riverdale students earn National Medals in the 2017 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards contest.
Posted Friday, Dec 9, 2016 10:29:55 AM
A Riverdale seventh grader has a key role in "The Nutcracker."
Posted Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 2:41:00 PM
The Life Cube Project brings the Riverdale community together.
Posted Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 2:38:00 PM
Cate Pasquarelli '16 creates an elaborate art installation in response to William Wordsworth's poetry for her senior independent project.
Posted Tuesday, Jun 7, 2016 12:45:00 PM
Inspired by Korean landscape painting, Lauren Park '16 incorporates symbols from her childhood into a multi-media painting, displaying experimentation and self-reflection.
Posted Monday, Mar 7, 2016 5:05:00 PM
Co-created by faculty member Emily Schorr Lesnick '07, "How We G.L.O.W." is based on interviews with lgbtq+ teenagers about sexuality and gender.
Posted Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 3:34:43 PM
Riverdale students win New York City Scholastic Arts and Writing Awards.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015 6:47:00 PM
Canadian singer/songwriter Alessia Cara stays true to herself as super stardom beckons.
Posted Thursday, Jun 11, 2015 8:23:00 AM
Will Berman '15 designs a chair that reflects his personal aesthetic.
Posted Thursday, May 28, 2015 12:04:00 PM
Madison Kahn '15 creates a series of photographs for Instagram that show faces painted to reflect little-known aspects of her subjects.
Posted Thursday, May 7, 2015 3:05:42 PM
A sophomore cellist is a first place winner in a Bronx Arts Ensemble competition.
Posted Thursday, Apr 23, 2015 1:44:00 PM
This year's Middle School musical will be a hit, if the reaction of the Lower School audience to the preview is any indication.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 8:27:00 AM
For the first time, Riverdale is accepting students from other schools for its summer Project Knowmad program.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015 9:14:00 AM
Arts group recognizes Upper School students.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 3, 2015 5:29:21 PM
An RCS Video Story: Students build their own musical instruments and form "Ross & Roll," a one-of-a-kind band.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 14, 2015 5:38:00 PM
A Los Angeles-based dance company explores social issues.
Posted Thursday, Jan 8, 2015 10:38:00 AM
More than 50 students from the acting, musical theater, dance, and technical theater classes shined at this year's Theater Arts Night (TAN).
Posted Monday, Dec 22, 2014 9:23:00 AM
Riverdale hosts the Hale School jazz band from Perth, Australia.
Posted Friday, Dec 5, 2014 1:52:00 PM
Riverdale students participate in workshop production of "Scrooge in Love" at Northwestern University.
Posted Friday, Dec 5, 2014 11:04:56 AM
The Middle and Upper School winter choral concerts featured a variety of musical styles, highlighting the strengths of each ensemble.
Posted Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 1:57:00 PM
Ms. Eastman's eighth-grade acting class enjoyed sharing "The Jungle Book" with Lower School students.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 4:02:37 PM
Riverdale's Middle School will offer more than 20 workshops during Project Week, giving students a wide range of creative, collaborative, and experiential opportunities.
Posted Monday, Nov 17, 2014 4:32:00 PM
A new book about New York City's transit art includes a work by Riverdale visual arts teacher, Nicky Enright.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014 10:18:18 AM
Nicky Enright, a Riverdale art teacher, attracts the attention of The Wall Street Journal with a performance piece about money.
Posted Sunday, Nov 9, 2014 6:54:49 PM
Posted Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 12:58:00 PM
In sculpture class, Riverdale students learn the art of boat building.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014 4:20:00 PM
Amirah Sackett, a hip-hop choreographer and dancer, led a dance class and then spoke at a Middle School Assembly about her Muslim beliefs as part of the Project X assembly series.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 10:34:35 AM
Riverdale's contemporary art class is featured in the fall issue of Independent School Magazine.
Posted Sunday, Oct 12, 2014 4:09:20 PM

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