Welcome to Mineral Area Fine Arts Academy! We are glad you are considering choosing from our many different course offerings in the arts.  From group lessons, one on one sessions, theater classes, and performances year round it is our mission at Mineral Area Fine Arts Academy to bring all ages and abilities together to experience the fine arts.  It is our desire that you will find a home at MAFAA that allows you to network and grow in your areas of study and interest. Whether you are a beginner or a life long learner we hope you will join our MAFAA family.

      -Amanda Dement,  Executive Director                                                                                                                             

Driven by a passion for seeing the arts flourish, a group of individuals conceived the dream of a fine arts academy. This dedicated team organized in the spring of 2021, and built the foundation for what is today the Mineral Area Fine Arts Academy (MAFAA)

Through the MAFAA, students of all ages, abilities, and socio-economic levels now have the opportunity to study the arts under the tutelage of some of the area’s finest educators. Course offerings include instruction in music, and theater, and eventually, visual arts and dance.

The Mineral Area Fine Arts Academy is a not-for-profit organization. We invite our community to contribute as we raise funds to support the many programs we have to offer and to even provide scholarships to students in need.

Want to keep up with our upcoming concerts and events?  Click HERE for up to date information on all things Mineral Area Fine Arts Academy!  Make sure to share with your friends and family and we hope to share the Joy of the Arts with you soon!

Get your tickets HERE! (If you or your church would like to purchase discounted group tickets, email tgallaher@mineralarea.edu)

Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing melodies of The Prince of Egypt at the Mineral Area Fine Arts Theatre! On May 21st at 7pm, MACOA and the MAFAA Gospel Sound invite you to a spectacular concert featuring the iconic songs from the 1998 DreamWorks classic.

Experience the magic of Exodus through our students' exceptional tech team, crafting breathtaking lighting, intricate sets, and captivating special effects. Join us for an unforgettable evening, as we weave together music and storytelling in a celebration of talent and creativity. Don't miss this opportunity to witness the passion and dedication of our performers, and let the music of The Prince of Egypt transport you to a world of wonder and inspiration.

Encore! Kid's Chorale performs at the St. Louis Cardinals game!

On May 22, 2024 our very own MAFAA choir will be performing at the 12:15pm St. Louis Cardinals game.  Click the image to reserve your tickets before they are gone!  Tickets are only $20.  

We will contact you personally, to arrange a ticket pick up time and will reserve your seats together based on the number of tickets you purchase.  

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