News flash! National Youth Awards

Congratulations to our students and faculty for the following awards from the National Youth Arts awards!! Awards: Lead Actor in a Musical: Alex Marrin as Sky Masterson in Guys and Dolls Lead Actress in a Musical: Gabrielle Gore as Miss Adelaide in Guys and Dolls Lead Actress in a Musical: Turner Tecmire as Sarah Brown   Read More >>

CSA Accepts Gift of Land in Downtown Fort Smith

For more information: Dr. Rosilee Russell d) 479-434-2880 o) 479-434-2020 Philip H. Merry, Jr. 479-926-0939 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Community School of the Arts Gifted Land in Downtown Fort Smith FORT SMITH, Ark. (June 22, 2017) – The Robbie Westphal Family has gifted the Community School of the Arts (CSA) a tract of land along   Read More >>

Our Site is a Gold Winner!

We’re proud to announce that our website won a Gold from the American Advertising Awards held here in Fort Smith on February 18th! Our site was designed and built by What If Creative and was made to showcase our programs, as well as keep you up to date on our upcoming shows, events, and class schedules in a   Read More >>

A Game Plan for Success in the Arts

Daily training in the arts is at times intense, but vital to success.  I find myself forever comparing arts training to the training that is required in athletics. Let’s explore some of the ways that the two are most closely related.  One of the most important elements to talk about is discipline, and it is central   Read More >>

Corelli Christmas Concerto

Our Chamber Strings presented Corelli’s Christmas Concerto on December 12, 2016. Please enjoy this beautiful recording, and make sure to check out our Calendar for a complete list of upcoming performances. You can also take a look at this video recording taken by Rick Foti. Our Chamber Strings did a fantastic job! Read more about our Chamber   Read More >>