April Happenings!

Here’s what’s happening this month at The APA!

BLUE SKIES ON THE HILL – A Spring Concert Series
The APA, partnered with WOMR/WFMR are very excited to be bringing a variety of bands and music artists to The Academy stage this spring! Join us every Saturday at 8PM for a different band ranging from rock, to jazz, to blues, and more!

APRIL 8 – Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish
APRIL 22 – Jerry Portnoy
APRIL 29 – Kenny Wenzel Band
MAY 6 – Sonny Barbato Trio
MAY 13 – Abbie Gardner

For more information about the bands, click here!

Enrollment for Summer 2017 is beginning soon!

Our exciting summer sessions are sure to fill up quick, so sign up while you can!
All of our usual offerings in ballet, modern, and jazz – plus of course, private music lessons in a variety of instruments!
This summer we will also be offering our Musical Theater workshops, and our Sing! Sing! Sing! early childhood workshops. Along with dance intensives for a variety of ages.

Click here to preview our summer brochure!

Click here to learn about our dance intensives!

APRIL 21st & 22nd – 6 PM

Join the fun! We will be holding auditions for both of our summer musicals. Open to all ages!
Please prepare a short monologue and vocal solo with sheet music.

For tips on auditioning at the Playhouse, click here!

By becoming a member!

April means we are beginning our annual membership drive – and you don’t want to miss out on anything this year! There are many benefits to beginning or renewing a membership with The Academy, so why not join today?

Click here to become a member!




First Annual Non-Profit Fair

Come visit us between 11 and 4 on April 22nd at the Wellfleet Preservation Hall for their first annual non-profit fair. Come say “hi!” and check out all the other great organizations the lower cape has to offer!

Click here for more information!

February Fun!

Here’s What’s Happening at The Academy of Performing Arts This Month!

Love at First Song – A Valentine’s Cabaret
Monday, February 13th at 8:00 
Tickets – $15 or $20 for table seating. Cash Bar.

Join Ellen Birmingham and Geof Newton as they sing some of their favorite Broadway tunes about love. With Glenn Starner-Tate on piano. From the golden age of Broadway to now, hear songs from Carousel, Kiss Me Kate, Nice Work if you Can Get It, Cabaret, If/Then, Finding Neverland, and more!


Under the Sea Fun With Ariel
Thursday, February 23rd & Friday, February 24th at 11:00 AM
Saturday, February 25th at 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM
Tickets – $15

Join us “Under the Sea” with Ariel and enjoy singing, dancing, story reading, fun activities, a take home treat, and more! Reservations recommended, fun for all ages!
Special thanks to the Hot Chocolate Sparrow



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Let it Snow! – Annual Winter Dance Show

apa-let-it-snow-8-5x11-1Join us on Sunday, December 18th for “Let It Snow!” the annual winter dance show featuring students of The Academy of Performing Arts, Cape Cod Ballet Theatre of Children, and the Kanaley School of Irish Dance.

With choreography by Suzette Hutchinson, Colleen Kanaley, Emily Mower, David McCarty, Terry Norgeot, Amy O’Neil, Courtney Reardon, Elaine Spiezio, and Jacquline Underwood.

Show begins at 5:30 PM at Nauset Regional Middle School.
Tickets are $15 for adults, $13 for seniors, and $11 for students.
508-255-5510 for tickets!