Jazz Pianist Returns to Taft


Grammy-nominated pianist Judy Carmichael returns to Taft Friday, October 2 to open the 2015-16 Music for a While performance series.  The concert begins at 7:30 pm in Walker Hall. The event is free and open to the public; no tickets are required.

     One of the world’s leading interpreters of stride piano and swing, Carmichael was nicknamed “Stride” by Count Basie himself, a tip of the hat to her exceptional skill with this technically a...full story

Wynne '90 in Potter Gallery


The Mark W. Potter ’48 Gallery opens the exhibition year Friday, September 11 with the photography of Taft alumna Jessica Wynne ’90. Wynne, a photography professor at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology and Taft Rockwell Visiting Artist, will also speak at Morning Meeting Thursday, September 17. All are invited to an opening reception Friday, September 18 from 5 to 7 pm in the Gallery.

After earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the San Francisco Art Ins...full story

Spring Dance Showcase


View a video of the Spring Dance Showcase.

View a photo gallery of the Spring Dance Showcase.


The Spring Dance Showcase was presented on Sunday, May 17, 2015 in Bingham Auditorium featuring all of the Taft School dance classes.  Directed by Sarah Surber, the diverse program was the culmination of the semester, and much of the work...full story

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