The Wilkie Center for the Performing Arts

Built in 2001, this building was dedicated in 2012 to former headmaster Valleau Wilkie (1959-1972) in recognition of his great effort - and success - at revitalizing the arts program at the Academy. The Wilkie Center is a state-of-the-art facility, featuring:

...490 seat auditorium, with professional audio and lighting systems

 

...Black box theater / Dance Studio

 

...Private practice rooms

 

...Ensemble rehearsal room

 

...Separate men's and women's dressing rooms, each with private bath

 

...Green room with makeup mirrors and sinks

 

...Carpentry shop

 

...Costume and prop shop

 

...Electronic Music Studio with Macs running Logic and ProTools; 32-channel digital mixer

 

...Peter R. Remis Lobby Art Gallery with adjoining catering kitchen

 

...Two 7.5' Steinway model B pianos on stage; grand pianos, upright pianos, and digital keyboards throughout the building

THE GOVERNOR'S ACADEMY

1 ELM STREET

BYFIELD MA 01922

978-465-1763

WWW.THEGOVERNORSACADEMY.ORG