About Choreography Masterclass Suitable for senior dancers, The Senior 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 Wear Comfortable, form-fitting clothing […]

Categories: Classes, Kids and Teens

About Ballet Foundations Foundation in ballet is the perfect accompaniment to all other dance styles. It builds strength, flexibility, core stability and improves your posture. WAPS Ballet Foundations is a specialised class for adults to get extra practise working on the foundations of ballet. An excellent class for students who are new to ballet and want to familiarise themselves with the techniques and terminology of ballet, or even for more […]

Categories: Adult

About DanceAcrobatics The WAPS DanceAcrobatics class is a specialist course designed for adults that teaches beautiful dance choreography which includes some of the incredible tricks and techniques of Acrobatics.  Discover how to safely perform Acrobatics techniques as part of striking dance routines, giving you the chance to showcase flexibility, strength and balance, as well as dance technique. You will be amazed at what you can achieve with regular lessons and practise, […]

Categories: Adult

About Teen Industry Performance Troupe The WAPS Teen Industry Performance Troupe is for committed, hard-working and enthusiastic performers who want to kick off their performance careers and gain valuable industry experience. Entry into this troupe is by audition or invitation only, and members of this troupe will be considered for special opportunities within WAPS to help them gain an insight into the world of performing arts in Perth. Troupe members must […]

Categories: Performance Troupes

About Stretch, Flex & Conditioning Our Stretch, Flex & Conditioning class is a specialist exercise class for teens designed to improve your overall flexibility and teach you safe and easy ways to stretch! Stretching and flexibility helps to improve results and recovery from injuries and workouts, and gives fantastic muscle tone. A great class to complement your other dance classes, or to get you confident enough to start one. Come along and […]

Categories: Kids and Teens

Musical Theatre Teaming up with WA’s top professional cabaret dance and performance troupe, Lady Velvet Cabaret, we bring to you the ultimate Musical Theatre course to show you just how the pros do it. In this class, you will be taught exciting song and dance numbers inspired by famous Broadway and East End productions. Get a taste of what it would be like to be a part of some of […]

Categories: Adult, Classes

The WAPS Acro Pro Performance Troupe is for our dedicated Junior and Intermediate Acro students and provides the chance to take their Acrobatics training and performances to the next level. Students are required to be committed to attending classes each week, warming up before class starts, as well as rehearsing and practising at home. Entry into this troupe is by invitation only – Junior and Intermediate Acro students at WAPS will […]

Do you have a Mini Musician in your household? A toddler or kind-aged child who loves to sing, dance, twirl, play instruments, and discover music each and every day? Watch your Mini Musician grow and blossom as they explore music and movement in the safe and supportive environment at The WA Performance School! The brand new Mini Musicians course covers the foundations of music and movement including songs, dances, music […]

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Want to perform on stage, in front of live audiences or on TV, and gain real industry experience? Then join one of our WAPS Pro Performance Troupes! The JUNIOR Troupe is for students aged 7-10 years. You will learn and rehearse choreography in a number of different styles in preparation for various fun and exciting performance opportunities WAPS offer throughout the year! This is perfect for those students wishing to gain […]

CONCERT 2015: SAVE THE DATE! The 2015 End of Year WAPS concert has been scheduled for December 19th at the Lady Wardle Performing Arts Centre at St Mary’s Anglican School for Girls. The first of two Concert Info Packs will be available to be picked up from the studio soon. This pack will contain all initial information about the concert and rehearsals, as well as a participation slip and list […]