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The Baxley Foundation Lobby Dedication

North Texas Performing Arts is pleased to announce a formal 3-year agreement of support from the Baxley Foundation with the naming of the Willow Bend Center of the Arts lobby in recognition of the Foundation’s support.  The Baxley Foundation is a non-profit family foundation seeking to  support progressive grassroots organizations focused on the arts, the environment, education, human [...]

The Baxley Foundation Lobby Dedication2019-10-31T15:35:49-05:00

All About NTPA – Dance!

Are you someone who loves to bust a move? Are you looking to learn how to dance? Do you want to focus on a specific dance style or simply work on your technique? Well, NTPA - DANCE is for YOU! North Texas Performing Arts is proud to announce a FULL CURRICULUM of dance classes [...]

All About NTPA – Dance!2019-09-16T14:54:22-05:00

North Texas Giving Day 2019!

North Texas Performing Arts Announces 2nd Annual North Texas Performing Arts Celebration Station and Lucky Stars Casino Night at The Shops at Willow Bend Face painters, Balloon Artists, games, contests, live art demonstrations and performances await the North Texas community on Saturday, September 14th between 10AM and 5PM during the 2nd Annual North Texas Performing Arts Celebration Station at [...]

North Texas Giving Day 2019!2019-09-10T12:51:08-05:00

Fairview Youth Theatre’s Special Performance of Frozen Jr

Something incredible and inspiring happened at NTPA’s Fairview Youth Theatre last night, September 4th, 2019.  The opening night cast of Disney Frozen Jr was having their final dress rehearsal for the show.  The show is directed by Fairview’s Managing Director, Cibby Bowden and her co-director and choreographer Kameron Knott. Only last night was not [...]

Fairview Youth Theatre’s Special Performance of Frozen Jr2019-09-06T08:58:23-05:00

Cheryl Lowber – Newest NTPA Resident Director

North Texas Performing Arts is pleased to welcome professional actor and educator Cheryl Lowber to its staff as a Resident Director. Cheryl Lowber has been a member of the NTPA family for nearly two years having worked as a professional actor, director, and acting coach and respected UIL One Act Play adjudicator. Cheryl earned [...]

Cheryl Lowber – Newest NTPA Resident Director2019-08-20T15:25:32-05:00

Aaron Mateo Arroyo – Newest NTPA Resident Director

North Texas Performing Arts is pleased to welcome professional actor and educator Aaron Mateo Arroyo to its staff as a Resident Director leading its new non-musical/plays program. Aaron comes 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 [...]

Aaron Mateo Arroyo – Newest NTPA Resident Director2019-07-25T01:13:56-05:00

NTPA Dedicates Willow Bend Facility

North Texas Performing Arts honored Project Willow Bend Major Donors with a reception and unveiling of room dedication plaques at Willow Bend Center of the Arts on Saturday, June 22. NTPA patrons and the public were invited to the unveiling and reception beginning at 6 PM with a short presentation at 6:30 PM. Afterwards, [...]

NTPA Dedicates Willow Bend Facility2019-07-08T12:03:49-05:00

Frisco Educator Stars as “Beast” in Plano Summer Musicals Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

North Texas Performing Arts Repertory Theatre opens its Plano Summer Musical Series with the magical "Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,” featuring a cast of some of the finest adult performers in the DFW metroplex, from professional operatic performers with experience in Carnegie Hall to a high school theater teacher. Co-starring with “Belle” Alexis Bruza whose [...]

Frisco Educator Stars as “Beast” in Plano Summer Musicals Disney’s Beauty and the Beast2019-06-28T15:06:58-05:00

NTPA – Academy Appoints Head of School, Dr. Lisa Hill

North Texas Performing Arts announces that it has selected DFW-area educational professional Dr. Lisa Hill to lead the NTPA Academy as its “Head of School.” Dr. Lisa Hill brings almost three decades of professional educational expertise in and outside the classroom, with broad experience teaching elementary to collegiate levels of students. Dr. Hill served [...]

NTPA – Academy Appoints Head of School, Dr. Lisa Hill2019-05-09T13:33:31-05:00

Christian Black Named NTPA – Dallas Program Director

North Texas Performing Arts is pleased to announce that Christian Robert Black has been named Program Director for the North Texas Performing Arts - Dallas Theatre. NTPA - Dallas is the fastest growing of NTPA's youth theatres, and will produce over twenty productions in 2019 under Christian's Leadership. Christian is an NTPA success story; [...]

Christian Black Named NTPA – Dallas Program Director2019-05-09T14:07:51-05:00