DPA new term commences on SATURDAY 7th JANUARY 2017!!​

​Spring Term Dates: Saturday 7th January till Thursday 23rd March 2017

Please note that there is NO DPA half term break. 

Dubai Performing Arts Academy is fondly known as ‘DPA’. We offer all aspects of Performing Arts training including Musical Theatre and Drama; LAMDA and Trinity, RAD Ballet, ISTD Tap and Modern, Street Dance, Contemporary, Acro and Private Singing Lessons. All of our classes are taught by our professional and highly qualified teachers in a supportive and creative environment, where your children can study the three important disciplines of Dance, Drama and Singing, either separately or combined, along with building confidence and developing their performing skills.


Following our first examination sessions this year with the leading examination boards RAD, ISTD, LAMDA and Trinity, we are proud to share that we have enjoyed a 100% pass rate, with 99% of our DPA students achieving the highest result of 'Distinction' across all boards.​ For more information on our exam programs please email info@DubaiPerformingArts.com

We are excited to be launching our DPA classes in our designated dance studio at the new Fitness First Club in Arabian Ranches 2 and Uptown Mirdif. We are holding trials wk/c Sunday 7th January and Sunday 15th January. 

Please email us for our schedule of classes today.


Congratulations to our Principal Lisa Scott-Lee on her reunion with her pop group STEPS!

We are so proud to have a Principal who is actively performing in the Pop and Music World, who can pass on her professional experiences to our students!

​Big congratulations also to our Principal and Choreographer Johnny, and all our DPA students who performed in this year's Peter Pan, at DUCTAC Theatre. We were proud to have so many our of DPA Kids, Juniors and Seniors involved and take on featured roles such as Tiger Lily, John and Tinker Bell! Thank you to all those who came to support us. We have received amazing feedback from the audiences, who were very impressed by the high standard of our DPA performers. Well done to all! 

DPA offers RAD Ballet, ISTD Tap and Modern graded syllabuses,

LAMDA and TRINITY Drama, Musical Theatre and Rock & Pop syllabuses. 


​​​​Do you dream of having first class training in the Performing Arts?

Be coached and inspired by professionals who have first hand 

experience performing sell-out Arena tours in successful pop groups 

and starred in musicals on London's prestigious West End stage. 

Our DPA Principals Lisa and Johnny are here to share their

knowledge and experience with you! This is what makes DPA unique!

We are here to answer your questions - E: info@DubaiPerformingArts.com - T:(+971) 04 424 5195/M: 056 173 7545

Our unique three-hour Musical Theatre and Performing Arts Workshops have been designed by our Principals Lisa and Johnny, based on their experiences in the Pop and Musical Theatre World.​​ 

We focus on the three disciplines of dance, drama, and singing, 

all-in-one master class. 

Our teachers have been hand picked by Lisa and Johnny specifically for their professionalism,

UK training, qualifications,

and their dedication and commitment to working with our aspiring young performers.




We are proud to be affiliated with Fitness First and offer our students first class studios and 

facilities in convenient locations in Dubai; Lakes, Meadows, Uptown Mirdif

and Arabian Ranches 2.

Our classes are open to everyone

includingFitness First Members, 

Non Members and EPC Card holders.