NTPA Resident Director, Bethany Bourland, shares tips on creating a successful audition video for your upcoming audition at NTPA! Tip #1: Pay attention to the room. Make sure your space is well lit and the light is on your face. Create a neutral space - nothing too busy in the background. Make [...]
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North Texas Performing Arts, America’s largest non-profit youth theatre organization, announces that it has appointed Patricia Gregory to the role of Director of Development. Gregory will be taking on NTPA’s grant development and fundraising operations and will be responsible for development activities, donor stewardship and programs that provide funding for special programs, projects and [...]
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Congratulations to our Artist of the Month - Aaron Mateo Arroyo! Aaron came to NTPA after working on stage and video in Los Angeles earning his Actor’s Equity status. Aaron grew up in Texas earning his BA in Acting and Directing, then went on to earn his Masters in Fine Arts in Drama [...]
Congratulations to the NTPA Junior Theatre Festival Troupe! The JTF troupe traveled to California last week to learn and compete at Junior Theatre Festival West. The troupe was awarded the coveted Excellence in Ensemble Award for their performance of a 15-minute selection from Once on This Island JR. This prestigious award was given to [...]
As North Texas Performing Arts continues to grow and expand to fulfill its mission to develop the character of youth through performing arts education and quality entertainment, we rely upon exceptional staff managers to oversee the operations of the individual theatres that make up our family. We are please to announce the promotion of [...]
As North Texas Performing Arts continues to grow and expand to fulfill its mission to develop the character of youth through performing arts education and quality entertainment, we rely upon an exceptional staff of performing arts professionals to manage the shows and programs that “developed characters” of over 6,000 youth last year. The quality, [...]
The North Texas Performing Arts Academy has become one of the largest and fastest growing non-profit performing arts conservatories in the state with certifications in Acting, Music Theatre, General Theatre, Technical Theatre, Video & Film and Dance and core academic studies for full and part-time students taught by a deeply credentialed and highly skilled [...]
Congratulations to our January Artist of the Month - Tori Micaletti! Tori started working with NTPA in 2018! She received her Bachelor of Arts in Theatre, with an Acting/Directing Emphasis and her Dance Certification from Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi in 2017. Go Ders! Tori works as a director, choreographer, performer, and [...]
The NTPA Spotlight is the very first NTPA show choir, with a variety of repertoire including Holiday Classics, Musical Theatre, and Pop! The group consists of students in grades 6-12 who represent NTPA in the community with performances across DFW for local events. Spotlight performances include a variety of group numbers, solos, duets, and [...]