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Stay tuned for upcoming MAJOR events in our department!

October 8: Annual Salem Invitational Band Show, featuring 16 bands from Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts!

November 17, 18, 19: Salem High School Theatre Arts presents "Ranked: A New Musical"! 

December 1st: Night of Lights: Carols and Cocoa!



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We at Salem High School Theatre Arts are thrilled to share that we have been chosen to represent New Hampshire in the United States of Frozen and to produce the first performances of the full Broadway musical in the state!  

See the big announcement below! 


Welcome to Salem Performing Arts!

Our mission in the Salem K-12 Performing Arts department is to serve students with the highest quality, most impactful, and authentic performing arts education possible, because we believe in the transformative potential of arts education. We provide a comprehensive curriculum that allows each student to develop skills and talents, and to shine! 


SSD Media put together a great video of all Performing Arts activities at Salem High School. Check it out!


Upcoming Events in Salem Performing Arts:

Look here for upcoming events in Salem Performing Arts in 2022-2023, including our SHS Theatre Arts productions, building concerts, special musical events and more!



SHS Marching Band, Color Guard, and Percussion rehearsals continue as scheduled; see Mr. Claussen for more info!


6: SHS Theatre Arts First Meeting, 2:15 PM, SPAC

    Virtual Band and Strings Rental Night, 6 PM, Zoom; Link and more info at

7-8: Auditions for “Ranked”, SHS musical, SPAC

9: 9/11 Breakfast Performance, SHS Chorus, 7:30 AM, Salem Fire Department

12: Elementary Ensembles begin!

      Ranked Parent meeting, 6 PM, SPAC

      Performing Arts Music Club Meeting, 7 PM, Chorus Room

15: SHS All-State Informational Meeting, 2:30 PM, Chorus Room

30: All-State registration materials due for SHS students auditioning