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

facilities in convenient locations in Dubai; Lakes and Meadows Community Clubs,

Uptown Mirdif and Motor City.

Our classes are open to everyone

includingFitness First Members, 

Non Members and EPC Card holders.

​​​​DPA Summer Term Dates: Saturday 8th April till Thursday 22nd June 2017


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.


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

​​​​Do you love performing?

Do you dream of having first class Performing Arts training?

Be inspired by professionals with first hand experience in the

Entertainment and Musical Theatre Industry, from performing sell-out

Arena tours as members of successful pop groups, 

to starring 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, making DPA unique!



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, and can pass on her professional experiences to our students! Watch out for Steps' new album 'Tears On The Dance Floor' and their UK Arena tour 'Party On The Dance Floor'

later this year. 

​Following the success of the production of PETER PAN at Centrepoint Theatre, DUCTAC last December, we are proud to be teaming up with H2 Productions once again. We will be bringing the wonderful story of Pinocchio to life, with a fun filled musical adaption for the whole family this Spring Break, from the 5-8th April 2017. DPA are avid supporters of the Arts and we are thrilled to be able to offer students across Dubai the opportunity to perform, along side a professional UK cast. We look forward to welcoming you all!!

Keeping on the show front, our academy students are gearing up for not ONE but TWO DPA shows this April, with our DPA Annual Performance 2017 and our FIRST FULL LENGTH MUSICAL. We are proud to have secured the rights from New York to produce

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS. Both shows are coming to DUCTAC on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th April 2017. Tickets are on sale now at DUCTAC box office and www.DUCTAC.org

DPA are proud to have achieved the Top 3 highest results across Dubai and Abu Dhabi, in our recent Trinity Musical Theatre exams. We offer RAD Ballet, ISTD Tap and Modern graded syllabuses, LAMDA and TRINITY Drama, Musical Theatre and Rock & Pop syllabuses. 



​​Following our examination sessions over the 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 the majority 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


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.

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.