North Texas Performing Arts Academy Conservatory offers an exclusive opportunity for students entering grades 6-12 to study the performing arts as part of a flexible school curriculum.

The Conservatory offers a high quality and challenging educational experience in a supportive learning environment to young artists with a passion for the performing arts.

Now offering seven performing arts certifications, the Conservatory provides a novel, unique educational approach different from traditional public, private, and at-home education. Conservatory students are prepared for the collegiate and professional world through a rigorous and comprehensive educational and experiential learning model.

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NTPA Academy students perform tap sequence with instructor Riley Madlock

Your Future Now!

If you’re interested in pursuing a college degree or career in the performing arts, the time to begin is NOW!

At the Academy Conservatory you get to take a step onto stages, in front of cameras, or behind the scenes, that you can’t get outside of the collegiate or professional world.

There is no better way to prepare for a career in the performing arts than through studying at the Academy Conservatory.

Try The Academy Experience
Free Week of Classes for Prospective Students

Try us out with the Academy Experience! Enrollment is now open for both campuses in Willow Bend and Fairview. This free week of training is a perfect opportunity for students in grades 4-12 to try out Conservatory classes, get free tickets to an Academy show, and explore the best arts education for middle and high school-aged students in North Texas.

⭑ Sample theatre classes only available to Academy students

⭑ Direct, in-person instruction from degreed performing arts professionals

⭑ Completely free for all students

⭑ Flexible scheduling options to meet your schedule needs and interests

⭑ No interviews or auditions required – simply register with the link below!

Come EXPERIENCE the NTPA Academy Conservatory with our annual, innovative program specifically tailored for prospective students in Plano and Fairview! Step into the world of the Academy and experience classes that are typically only available to our currently-enrolled Academy students. Learn from DFW’s best professional theatre educators in this free program that allows parents and students to try Academy classes absolutely free of charge.

The full schedule of classes and instructors is now available online! Check out the full schedule and start planning your Academy Experience today! Space is limited in this free program, so sign up today to reserve your spot.

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