75 North Walnut Street
Mansfield, Ohio 44902

Phone: (419) 522-8224



Creativity Starts Here

Experience the creative potential that exists in everyone and enriches the lives in our neighborhoods, our community, and the world.

The arts make life better. They allow us to tap into parts of ourselves that we can’t access in any other way and enrich every area of our experience on earth.

But learning how to dance, honing your painting skills, participating in a theatre production, or accessing many other core artistic endeavors take time, effort, and commitment.  

That’s why we exist. 

Every member of our community is able to explore, discover, unlock, and refine their inner artist under professional guidance across a wide range of artistic disciplines. Regardless of your age, experience level, or background, transformation is at your fingertips through dance, music, visual arts, theatre, and martial arts. 

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Ballet, tap, modern, hip-hop, salsa and more! Experience the benefits of dance while you make friends and have a ton of fun—no matter your age or experience level!

Martial Arts

From self-defense to self-expression, our martial arts programs offer benefits for students of all ages.


Bring more joy and harmony to your life through both instrumental and vocal music classes designed for beginners to experienced melody-makers—and everyone in between!


Be a part of the story and let your artistic light shine as you explore the actor within, hone your chops, make new friends, and experience the sheer, exhilarating joy of bringing the page to the stage.

Visual Arts

Unleash your inner creative with classes and private lessons in the visual arts designed for all ages.

Early Learning Programs

It’s never too early to begin the transformative journey of a life lived in tune with the arts. Enjoy a variety of programs for children ages 5 and under.

Adult Programs

Experience the benefits of self-expression, make new friends, and engage with life in new, exciting ways through programs designed for adults.

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Investing back into the heart and soul of our community has never been more critical.

We are built by and for the North Central Ohio area, providing opportunities for people of all ages to experience in their daily lives the richness and vitality that happens through engagement in the arts.

We are unbelievably grateful to those who have given generously to our mission over the decades, and we’re excited to do more moving forward! 

If you‘re looking for new, creative ways to invest in the lives of others and make an incredible, lasting impact on our local community, supporting Richland Academy of the Arts gives you the opportunity to help us continue providing transformative access to the arts for everyone.

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