Performing Arts School Melbourne

Centrestage Performing Arts School is based in Brunswick East in Melbourne’s inner north. The school was established in 1991 by Ian and Leanne White and is the realisation of their vision to create a vibrant training ground for professional standard ‘triple threat’ performers i.e. performers who are equally competent as singers, dancers and actors.

Twenty one years later, the school has approximately 500 current students with many past students successfully performing all over the world. Centrestage provides training in state of the art studio facilities and offers classes in all forms of dance (Classical Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, Hip Hop) Drama (including Film/Television electives) Musical Theatre and Acrobatics. Private lessons are offered in Dance, Singing and Piano.

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Congrats Sofia

Congratulations to Sofia Bilic who spent all of last week playing the lead in Little Red Riding Hood at the Tivoli Theatre Restaurant. Ian and Kate visited Sofia last week and caught up with the wonderful Carole-Anne and Terry Gill.


Showcase 2015 on the Gold Coast

The Centrestage Junior and Pre-teen Teams have been rehearsing hard for the upcoming National Finals of Showcase 2015 being held at Jupiter’s Casino on the Gold Coast commencing on Monday 12th January.  The girls were required to qualify at Regionals throughout the year to compete at the Finals and will be competing for 10 daysread more…

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Full Run Of Show at Centrestage

We will be having a full run of the Centrestage concert,  ANOTHER OPENING – ANOTHER SHOW here at Centrestage on Saturday November 29th from 10.00am until 3.00pm (Approx). This is a wonderful chance for all students to share their work together and see the amazing work and talent her eta Centrestage. The canteen will be runningread more…

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