Visiting Artist Series
In June, 2021 rap artist Matt Lacey ’15
returned to RCS to for a special in-person music assembly and follow-up songwriting workshop for students in Grades 8 & 9. Matt shared insights about his work, how he creates music, what inspires him – and above all, how his foundation and love for music began here on campus.
In April, 2021 Broadway Director Sammi Cannold ’09
returned to RCS to host an after school theater workshop for students in Grades 5-9. Sammi led students through theater games and exercises followed by an “audition workshop” where students brought in a song or a monologue to get feedback from the director herself.
In May, 2021 renowned DJ as part of the duo The Chainsmokers, Alex Pall ’00
returned to RCS to host a special assembly
for students in Grades 4-9. Alex reflected on his time at Ripp. He spoke about why he started DJing, what inspires his songwriting, and how he got to where he is today. "It was such a blast!" - Alex Pall ’00