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5 Week Bellydance Course

We are very excited about our upcoming 5 week short course in Bellydance! Join Lady Velvet Cabaret artiste Wild Kat for a special course exploring this sensual dance over five fun sessions. Open to adults of all ages and experience levels, this course will help you discover various styles of bellydance from traditional to more […]

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6 Reasons Why We Love Dance Competitions

6 Reasons Why We Love Dance Competitions Dance competitions are highly rewarding for dancers and performers of all ages – and it’s not just about the trophies either! Dance competitions can help develop fundamental skills that will be useful to a dancer long after the competitions have ended. We’ve chosen six of our favourite points […]

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6 Tips To Ace Your Next Acting Audition

6 Tips To Ace Your Next Acting Audition The WA Performance Schools’ Top 6 Tips for Acting Auditions! Be a team player and be nice to everyone. Auditions are a really great way to meet other people and make new connections within the industry. If you are rude, come across as someone who is difficult […]

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8 Tips to Help YOU Remember Choreography!

8 Tips to Help YOU Remember Choreography! Memory is a vital skill for a dancer, and just like anything else, it requires practice and hard work to get better! Here are some of our favourite tips to help learn and remember choreography… WATCH THE CHOREOGRAPHY. Watch the choreography first, before repeating or asking questions. After […]

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A Secret Dance Rehearsal!

Welcome back to Term 2 at the WA Performance School! As most of you are aware, this term is shaping up to be an exciting one, with new students and dance classes, and lots of events happening both within and outside of the academy. Here’s a quick sneak peek of the preparations for our latest […]

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A Teacher’s Perspective – Sarah on why she loves dance

To get into the spirit of Term Two here at WAPS, we asked Sarah, one of our teachers a few questions about what dance means to her.   How did you get started in dancing? I started as a teenager, and decided to join because all my friends did dance classes and they all seemed […]

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Adult Contemporary Classes Start June 27!

New Contemporary Class for Adults We are proud to announce the launch of a brand new adult dance classes starting this June! After the great success of our adult Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, and Cabaret dance lessons we will be launching the brand new adult Contemporary class on Wednesday June 27! A creative, interpretive and […]

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Adult Musical Theatre Short Course Announced

We are teaming up with our friends at Lady Velvet Cabaret to present a short course especially for adults in Musical Theatre! Students will take part in two three-hour Sunday sessions (on 28th September and 5th October) at The WA Performance School’s Subiaco studio where they’ll learn a song & dance number from Bob Fosse’s […]

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