We are now taking expressions of interest for a new class opening Wednesdays 4.15pm-5.00pm in Term 2! A special Singing & Music course designed for students 4 to 6 years of age, our class helps young children explore and discover singing and music in a fun and friendly environment. Learning through discovery, students will play fun games, participate in unique activities, and learn the foundations of music theory, develop their […]

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Join us in Week Eight (Monday 19th March – Saturday 24th March) for a whole week of FANCY DRESS FUN! Old dance concert costumes, superhero outfits, PJ’s, fancy socks, onesies, tutus and more – why not get together with a friend and arrange a theme!? The possibilities are endless and we cannot wait to see what you come up with! All profits raised will go towards WAPS students travelling to […]

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A reminder that our classes run through public holidays. We look forward to seeing our dance, music and drama students in classes on Saturday 3rd March, and Monday 5th March! Should you have any questions, or need to advise reception of an absence in advance, please email dance@waps.com.au.

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About Dance Choreography Masterclass Suitable for intermediate and senior dancers, The Intermediate/Senior Dance Choreography Masterclass gives teens 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, exposes them to various styles of dance and choreography, includes improvisation activities and training, as well as helping students develop their own choreography skills.  What to […]

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Today we’re tackling a frequently asked question about Singing technique. Have you always wondered what your ‘head voice’ is and how to sing in it with confidence? Read below, or book a time to visit one of our instrumental voice specialists! What is the difference between your Chest Voice and your Head Voice? The terms ‘chest’ and ‘head’ voice refer to where your sound is resonating. An easy way to […]

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Don’t let the school holidays stop you from performing – get moving with workshops at The WA Performance School! We have the following exciting workshops scheduled over January for children, teen, and adult students, open to all whether you are a WAPS student or have never even danced before! Bring along a friend and join The WA Performance School for three fun filled days of workshops! Monday 22nd Jan 10:00am […]

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The WA Performance School presents… ACTIVATE: Feel the Beat! Hey kids! Are you ready to get up and groove? Join our team as we sing, dance and groove our way through a journey of adventure and discovery. With singing, dancing, games and prizes, ACTIVATE: Feel the beat is fun for the whole family! Shows running on the 17th and 18th of February at 1pm in The Main Hall at the […]

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About Emily Cairns Emily Cairns first found her passion for performing when she was just 4 years old. She holds a Diploma in Performing Arts majoring in both Dance and Musical Theatre. Emily has completed examinations in I.S.T.D (Modern Theatre, Tap and Ballet) and the International Spanish Dance society (Spanish and flamenco). She has also had extensive training in other styles of dance including Jazz, Contemporary, Lyrical, HipHop, Showgirl, Cabaret […]

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Congratulations to all the wonderful troupe members who performed for the public at the Wembley Downs District Fair. It was a privilege to perform at the event once again this year, and we’d like to thank the following troupes for performing for a huge crowd: Advanced Singing Troupe WAPS Pro Performance Troupe Acro Pro Performance Troupe Intermediate Competition Troupe Teen Industry Performance Troupe

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Join the team from Lady Velvet Cabaret and discover the sensual and exciting art of silk veil fans combined with beautiful burlesque! Join professional burlesque artiste and Miss Burlesque Western Australia 2016, Sugar Du Joure, as she helps you explore the art of classic burlesque dance in a fresh and fun way, starting from character and costume creation all the way to polishing your one of a kind act for […]

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