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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25 Party


Join us in Celebrating 25 Years of incredible students and memories! We would love to have as many of our past students, parents and staff under the one roof to take a look back at the achievements and celebrate the community of creativity Centrestage Performing Arts School has proudly cultivated over the past 25 years. When: Saturdayread more…


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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