Artistic Director, School for Creative and Performing Arts
Maggie PerrinoThe School for the Creative and Performing Arts is excited to welcome accomplished artist and educator Maggie Perino as Artistic Director beginning September 2022. Maggie joins our leadership team from The Carnegie, where she has been the Theatre Director since 2015. With experience in community arts programs, dance, theatre, administration, and education, Maggie brings a perfect skill set to her new role. A native Cincinnatian, Maggie obtained an undergraduate degree from Miami University in theatre, education, and community arts and a Master’s in Teaching from Thomas More University. As part of the SCPA community, Maggie will oversee nationally top-rated artistic programming, dedicated to preparing students for lifelong involvement in artistic and scholastic pursuits.
Maggie assumes the role previously held by Angela Powell Walker, SCPA alumnus and Artistic Director for 7 years. Angela relocated to Washington DC due to her husband's job opportunity; she will be serving as an Associate Professor for Howard University, Chadwick A. Boseman School of Fine Arts in the Classical Voice Department.