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North Texas Performing Arts recognized as Theatre Company of the Decade!

We are proud to announce that NTPA, our actors, and shows brought home SIX TOP HONORS in the 2020 Regional Broadway World Awards!  This year's awards are even more special, as they celebrate the last decade of great theatre across the DFW metroplex. Congratulations to the Award Recipients below and to all of [...]

North Texas Performing Arts recognized as Theatre Company of the Decade!2021-01-12T15:35:59-06:00

December Artist of the Month – Darrell Rodenbaugh

Congratulations to our Artist of the Month for December, Darrell Rodenbaugh! Darrell joined the Plano Children’s Theatre as Governing Board President in 2010 and was elected for eight consecutive terms leading the organization to over 600% growth and to evolve into North Texas Performing Arts. Darrell has served as Chief Executive [...]

December Artist of the Month – Darrell Rodenbaugh2020-12-08T09:51:54-06:00

NTPA is Thankful for YOU!

Our Thanks to YOU! The eighth of our "Ten Characters" is "Gratitude" and in the midst of this joyous Thanksgiving Season we want you to know how grateful we are that you are part of our family. To our students, parents and volunteers, Thank YOU for sharing your talent and your passion on [...]

NTPA is Thankful for YOU!2020-11-30T12:44:58-06:00

November Artist of the Month – Mike Mazur

Congratulations to our Artist of the Month for November, Mike Mazur! Mike is thrilled to be a part of the NTPA family, having worked as a theatrical director, writer, choreographer and educator since earning his Bachelor’s in English, Speech and Drama Education from Bowling Green State University in his home state [...]

November Artist of the Month – Mike Mazur2020-11-16T16:11:19-06:00

Plano Resident Takes the Stage for 80th Time as ‘Scrooge’ In NTPA’s Production of Scrooge, the Musical!

North Texas Performing Arts’ annual Christmas celebration tradition gets even bigger in its tenth annual year! NTPA announces that Plano resident Darrell Rodenbaugh who has played the title role of Scrooge since the tradition began in 2011 is again taking the stage in its 10th annual Christmas celebration of Scrooge - The Musical presented [...]

Plano Resident Takes the Stage for 80th Time as ‘Scrooge’ In NTPA’s Production of Scrooge, the Musical!2020-11-09T12:00:18-06:00

Join the NTPA Alum Connection!

Come back to the theatre - We Miss You! We are grateful to have been part of your growth in skill and confidence on our stages. North Texas Performing Arts invites our alums to be a founding part of NTPA Alum Connection! You’ll have an opportunity to: Re-connect with NTPA friends virtually [...]

Join the NTPA Alum Connection!2020-10-06T14:23:35-05:00

October Artist of the Month – Daniel Dean Miranda

Congratulations to our Artist of the Month for October, Daniel Dean Miranda! Daniel has been a local actor since the age of six. He started choreographing for NTPA in the Summer of 2008. From there, he took on shows as director, choreographer, and music director. In addition to working with NTPA's [...]

October Artist of the Month – Daniel Dean Miranda2020-10-01T15:51:06-05:00

NTPA Stages COVID-Adapted, Bilingual “In the Heights” (Read in English and Spanish)

Read in English Leer en Español Diversity and Safety Initiatives Unite in Upcoming Musical Production The NTPA premiere production of composer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda’s In the Heights looks a lot different than originally intended with new safety adaptations. NTPA - Plano Managing Director and Academy Head of School Mike Mazur says [...]

NTPA Stages COVID-Adapted, Bilingual “In the Heights” (Read in English and Spanish)2020-09-30T17:26:47-05:00

North Texas Giving Day – September 17, 2020

Join NTPA in celebrating North Texas Giving Day! A regional and global movement celebrating nonprofits that provide hope and belonging on Thursday, September 17, 2020 How to Donate Starting now through Thursday, September 17, visit NTPA.org and make a donation of any size online. OR Make a gift online via NTPA's North [...]

North Texas Giving Day – September 17, 20202020-09-15T12:48:46-05:00

September Artist of the Month – Hannah Brewer

Congratulations to our Artist of the Month for September, Hannah Brewer! Hannah’s acting career began when she was 6 years old in the homeschool community, and she has never looked back. She began acting with NTPA as a sophomore in high school and now works as an Associate Resident Director. Hannah [...]

September Artist of the Month – Hannah Brewer2020-09-15T11:55:31-05:00