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NTPA Announces Director of Education, Preston Page

We are pleased to announce that Preston Page will be joining NTPA as its Director of Education. Preston will oversee the day-to-day operations of the NTPA Academy together with Head of School Mike Mazur, and will manage NTPA’s other educational offerings across all of NTPA's campuses. Preston is an accomplished teacher, director, accompanist, and [...]

2022-02-17T13:45:29-06:00February 17th, 2022|NTPA News, Staff Announcements|

North Texas Performing Arts Announces Credit Union of Texas as Newest Business Affinity Partner

NTPA is Proud to Announce Partnership with Credit Union of Texas North Texas Performing Arts is excited to welcome Credit Union of Texas as its newest Business Affinity Partner, providing support for the growth of youth and adult performers and audiences across North Texas. In addition to directly supporting NTPA’s 2022 youth [...]

2022-02-10T17:02:13-06:00February 10th, 2022|Business Affinity|

NTPA Inclement Weather Shutdown Update

Due to incoming inclement weather, the following NTPA activities will be moved to virtual learning or rescheduled. Students in classes and rehearsals during this timeframe will receive further information from their director. All activities will resume as scheduled beginning Friday 4:00 PM. ACADEMY Academy classes will be moved to Zoom on Thursday and Friday. [...]

2022-02-04T17:40:54-06:00February 2nd, 2022|NTPA News, NTPA Programs, Uncategorized|

NTPA’s JTF Troupe Receives Perfect Scores from Judges!

Congratulations to the NTPA Junior Theatre Festival Troupe! The JTF troupe traveled to Atlanta to learn and compete at Junior Theatre Festival West. The troupe performed a 15-minute selection from Moana JR. NTPA's JTF Troupe was awarded/recognized: Excellence in Ensemble Showcase Performance All Stars - Amanda Reid and Jaeda Lindstrom Choreography Callbacks - Amanda [...]

2022-04-26T15:38:46-05:00January 20th, 2022|Awards, NTPA News|

Announcing Assistant Head of School and Senior Resident Director, Kaitlyn Barnard

Kaitlyn Barnard graduated in 2013 Cum Laude from Texas Woman’s University where she performed in both their opera and theater productions. Kaitlyn is certified in the Kodaly Method of music education. Before joining NTPA, she taught music and choir in Plano ISD for five years and during that time received the Bass Hall [...]

2022-01-20T14:21:06-06:00January 20th, 2022|NTPA News, Staff Announcements|

North Texas Performing Arts announces The Lightning Thief

Announcing Auditions for Four NTPA Locations! This dynamic musical adaptation of Rick Riordan's bestselling book opened on Broadway in 2019 and now it’s coming to NTPA stages with productions planned at FOUR NTPA LOCATIONS - Plano, Fairview, Frisco and Dallas! Join us on the epic journey! About the Show When teenager Percy Jackson discovers [...]

2021-12-26T18:14:12-06:00December 17th, 2021|NTPA Programs|

Announcing NTPA Senior Director of Facilities and Technology, Christian White

As North Texas Performing Arts continues to grow and expand to fulfill its mission to develop the character of youth through performing arts education and quality entertainment and bring “Broadway to the ‘Burbs” with our adult Repertory and Community Theatre program, the expectations for our lighting and sound capabilities and the [...]

2021-12-26T18:10:50-06:00December 2nd, 2021|NTPA News, Staff Announcements|