• Hampton Roads Academy

Program Overview

HRA Theatre Department features innovative curriculum choices and a progressive production schedule all designed to make the student experience enriching, expanding and fun. From classes like Performance Improvisation which synthesizes critical-thinking, cultural awareness and creative application to an annual performance schedule which includes a One- Act Play Festival, Upper School Fall and Spring productions and a Middle School Winter musical, productions are designed to immerse the students in the professional expectations of the discipline while reinforcing responsibility, time-management and risk- adversity. Shows are selected to showcase the talents of our students while enriching the social and emotional awareness of our audience.

Meet the Staff

List of 1 members.

  • James Gandolfo 

    Director of Theatre/Performing Arts/International Residency

School Information

739 Academy Lane
Newport News, VA 23602
P: (757) 884-9100  |  F: (757) 884-9137
HRA is accredited through the Virginia Association of Independent Schools, a member of the National Association of Independent Schools and is a National Blue Ribbon School.