Join our CAST of Supporting Characters

CAST-Creative Arts Students and Teachers-funds visual and performing arts programs at Fort Worth Country Day that would otherwise not be supported. These experiences enhance students' artistic visions, open their minds to the arts world beyond FWCD and engage them in hands-on work with dynamic professionals.


This year, because of your generous donations to Supporting CAST, we will present the following opportunities to our students:

  • Upper School musical theatre workshops with Casa Mañana Education Director Noah Putterman
  • Upper School and Middle School tap dance workshops with Choreographer and Dancer Abi Abel
  • Middle School Show Choir dance workshops with Choreographer and Dancer Amy Jones
  • Photography workshops with:
    • Deedra Baker, MFA graduate student at Texas Woman’s University
    • Leonard Volk, architect, photographer and author of everyday, a book of photographs and essays
    • Alyssa Banta ’85, award-winning documentary photographer
    • Joy Ellis, graduate photo student at Texas Woman’s University
    • Jo Steck, photojournalist, former White House deputy director of photography, Bush Library
    • Susan kae Grant, photography professor at Texas Woman’s University
    • Erin Rambo, photographer for Leon Bridges
  • Upper School and National Junior Art Honor Society glass-blowing workshops at SiNaCa Studios
  • Middle School Band guest brass workshops
  • Middle School Strings guest string workshops
  • Middle School Strings guest harp workshops with Sydney Howell
  • Upper School Drumline guest drumline workshops
  • Upper School Improv Troupe field trips to improv performances at UTA and guest artist visits Grades 7-12 
  • Ballet field trips to “Command Performance” at the Winspear Opera House in Dallas
  • Upper School drawing and painting workshops with:
    • Laurin McCracken, watercolorist
    • Charles Varner, illustrator
4200 Country Day Lane, Fort Worth, TX 76109
Phone: 817.732.7718
Fort Worth Country Day (FWCD) is a K-12 private, independent, coeducational, nondenominational college-preparatory school located on approximately 100 acres in Fort Worth, Texas. The mission of Fort Worth Country Day School is to foster the intellectual, physical, emotional, and ethical development of capable students through an academically rigorous college preparatory program that integrates the arts and athletics.