Our passionate teachers are always looking for ways to enhance their teaching practice and engage students in new and exciting ways. This term, some of our teachers participated in a variety of professional development opportunities, including giving up their weekends and school holidays! Emily Cairns & Rachel Pattrick – Progressing Ballet Technique Miss Emily and Miss Rachel had a great time in Term 3 participating in workshops from the team […]

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Our popular Tiny Ballerinas classes will be shifting times commencing Week 1 Term 3. From now on, classes will run as follows: Tuesday 10.30am-11.30am – Tiny Ballerinas (2-3 yrs) Tuesday 11.00am-11.30am – Tiny Ballerinas (3-4 yrs) Tiny Ballerinas is a course suitable for toddlers and kindy dancers (approx 2-4 years), and the perfect way to nurture a love of classical dance and music in young children. In this enchanting class, […]

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A reminder to current WAPS students that as we come to the end of Term 2, automatic re-enrolments for Term 3 will commence soon! If you do not wish to be automatically re-enrolled into the same classes for Term 3, please advise us via email to dance@waps.com.au so that we can open up your place to someone on our waiting lists. Please remember that payments at WAPS are not automatic […]

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Don’t let the school holidays stop you from performing – get moving with The WA Performance School’s winter holiday workshops! Over the winter break we have the following exciting workshops scheduled, open to all children whether you are a WAPS student or have never even danced before! Bring along a friend and join The WA Performance School on Wednesday the 11th of July for an unforgettable day of workshops! Wednesday […]

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Our hard-working director Stella Hui has been named by Inside Small Business as one of Australia’s Top 50 Small Business Leaders! We would like to congratulate Stella on her amazing achievement, and thank her for her for continuing to inspire her staff, students, clients, and members of Perth’s performing arts community. We are very proud of Stella’s contributions to Perth’s performing arts and entertainment industries, and are thrilled that she […]

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We are thrilled to announce that we have once again been invited to participate in the annual Dance Excellence global event! This is a huge honour for us, and we are very excited to be offered this amazing opportunity once again. Who can participate? The Dance Excellence tour is open to all dancers 8 years of age and over – no matter how many classes you take with us, no […]

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An incredible, invite only, international celebration of dance. In April this year, a group of intrepid students, staff and parent chaperones jetted off on adventure to Los Angeles for 2018’s Dance Excellence global event. Specially invited to represent Western Australia at this international conference, our schedule was jam-packed for the seven days we spent in LA. There were many masterclasses with some of the industry’s top professionals, performances, several outings […]

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Discover the unique style of Tribal Fusion Bellydance with Lady Velvet Cabaret! The Tribal Fusion style of Bellydance is known for its pronounced isometric movements, sensual choreography, and darker style of music. Amp up your technique with isolation exercises, develop more fluid movements, and a more structured carriage of the body under the instruction of Bellydance specialist Wild Kat. Suitable for dancers of all levels, our upcoming Five Week Course […]

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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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