As the Academy celebrates its 40th year of bringing the Performing Arts to Cape Cod, we would like to acknowledge and thank the hundreds of people who have shared their immeasurable talents with our community. Beginning with the vision of John and Elizabeth Kelly, the APA blossomed from a small group of teachers and students into a year round, Cape Cod institution for learning the Performing Arts. Through the years, the APA has worked hard to provide a safeSee Academy of Performing Arts and all Orleans has to offer by arranging your trip with our Orleans trip maker tool .
and supportive environment; where students can experience all of the benefits of an arts education. Our outstanding faculty, each accomplished in their chosen disciplines, have generously shared their talents, professional experience, and their love of the arts with their students; our APA families as well as the Friends of the Academy School, who have donated hours of their time for events, fundraisers, and performances; and, our students, who have given of themselves and worked countless hours to hone their skills and make the show go on... All of these individuals, together with the Trustees, Members, and Donors, have helped create and sustain this beloved organization and hold a truly special place in its history. We would like to thank everyone who has contributed to the success of the Academy, throughout the past 4 decades; and, commit ourselves to the future, where we can sustain and elevate that high standard of Arts Education, that was set by all of their efforts.
Academy of Performing Arts Reviews
Performances here are very good with volunteer actors on a range of productions ranging from musicals to drama to children shows in the summer. more »
Academy of Performing Arts provides stage plays of a high caliber almost on a year round basis. While not theater in the round there is seating on three sides of the floor level stage. We saw Prisoner... more »
Awesom place to go to and have a fun night...Highly recommended..
This is a cute little playhouse. I watched an all-kids Alice in Wonderland this summer with my daughter and we had a great time. I'd be interested to see a play geared towards grown-ups here someday as the experience I had was excellent.
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