This is a special one off workshop for students looking to achieve and utilize their splits! In this fun workshop you will be working on left, right, and middle splits, including fun variations and new ways to use them. You will learn correct warm up technique, specialized stretches for your hamstrings and hip flexors, how to get deeper into your splits and comfortably start to stretch to over-splits! Included in […]

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Join us for a fun week of workshops and taster classes for kids of all ages in the April School Holidays 2019! Participating in school holiday workshops is a great way to make new friends, try new styles of dance or performance, and to help get kids excited for the next term of dancing! Over the April school break we have the following exciting workshops scheduled, open to all children […]

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About Acro Dance T.S.T. Training Want some targeted time to really focus on improving your core strength, flexibility, and acro dance technique? Do you need support practising at home, or want extra time practising with a teacher’s supervision? This is the class for you! Suitable for existing Acro Dance students (beginners are recommended to check out our Saturday Acro Dance classes first), this class will hone your technique further and […]

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About Stella Hui Stella Hui is an established professional performer, choreographer and teacher, and 2016’s Optus MyBusiness Australian Businesswoman of the Year. With over 20 years of dance and performance experience, she has performed and choreographed for corporate functions, public shows, large festivals, launches, TV commercials, music videos and more, both nationally and internationally. As the director of one of WA’s leading entertainment and production companies, Azure Entertainment, Stella is […]

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About Dance Choreography Masterclass Suitable for beginner-to-intermediate adult dancers, Dance Choreography Masterclass gives students the chance to learn a new, fresh routine regularly throughout the term. An excellent compliment to more skills-based classes, the Choreography Masterclass focuses on improving dancers’ retention of choreography, exposes them to an ever-changing range of dance and choreography styles, includes improvisation activities and training, as well as helping students develop their own choreography skills – […]

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About Fast Track: Open Intermediate/Senior Dance & Acro Training We all know the value of practising at home, but imagine if you could practise under the guidance of your instructors, with plenty of room to move, and access to specialist equipment just for dancers and acrobats! Get ready to fast track your performance with our open dance & acro training sessions at WAPS! Fast Track students will be supervised and […]

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Join us for a fun day of workshops and taster classes for kids of all ages in January 2019! Participating in school holiday workshops is a great way to make new friends, try new styles of dance or performance, and to help get kids excited for the coming year of dance and other after-school activities! If you have been meaning to visit a new studio to see the classes in […]

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The WA Performance School is proud to be an Acrobatic Arts Syllabus studio, but what exactly does that mean? Our accredited Acrobatic Arts coordinator Sarah Rutherford, along with other Acrobatic Arts staff, monitors and plans the syllabus content of all of our acrobatic arts classes for kids, teens (and even adults!), ensuring content is taught consistently and safely to students. Acrobatic Arts gives students the skills and knowledge to safely […]

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Coming up to the end of year, and concert season, many parents and students are juggling extra holiday commitments, exams, and rehearsals on top of their usual weekly schedule – it can be a difficult time to stay organised. Many parents ask us how performing arts students can ensure that their home practice doesn’t suffer with all these extra commitments, so we’d like to share with you our own WAPS […]

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About Cameron Lynch The producer and MC of many successful professional variety shows in Perth (including the award-winning Lucha Royale) Cameron Lynch is the dynamic and passionate Co-Director of The WA Performance School. With a background in voice-acting, musical theatre and drama, Cameron is experienced and dedicated to The Arts. His passion is revealing the best local talent Perth has to offer, and fostering a supportive and professional arts community […]

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