Vanguard Performing Arts is Western Australia’s foremost performing arts house located in Perth covering all aspects of commercial dance, singing and musical theatre.

Vanguard Performing Arts directors Daniella & Matt Papa have designed a heavily on trend programme with an emphasis on performing arts education that takes students from their first dance steps through to a professional performing arts career in the entertainment industry.

Vanguard Performing Arts combines real world experience, passion, enthusiasm, award winning choreography and a serious approach to the performing arts that is a cut above the rest and are committed to nurturing creative self expression, self belief, confidence and excellence in all aspects of the performing arts.


Whether a student chooses to pursue the performing arts as a profession or not, we feel that by consistently instilling positive values and providing a creative outlet that every student at Vanguard Performing Arts will enter the world as a creative artistic thinker and a sincere, loyal individual with a strong passionate character. Combined with our love of teaching, knowledge and experience in all areas of the performing arts, we maintain a constant commitment to excellence.


Our newly designed exclusive to Vanguard Performing Arts Protégé Program is specifically catered for our advanced competitive students who live and breathe all aspects of the performing arts and has been put in place to push performing artists to become the best they can possibly be.

Training classes will be condensed to small sizes within specific age groups and students will receive ample amount of personalised feedback throughout classes.

Students enrolled in the Protégé Program are eligible for Performance Work & the Extension Program.


Our newly designed exclusive to Vanguard Performing Arts Purpose Program is specifically catered for students who wish to train with us without the pressure of extra commitments.

Training classes will be condensed, and students will receive ample amount of personalised feedback throughout classes to ensure our high quality of training is attainable for students of all levels.

Classes are purposely scheduled to run consecutively on one day to keep it simple and convenient.


Our much loved Tinies Program is available to the youngest of dancers, catering for students aged 2-5 years old.

The Tinies Program includes 1.5hrs of fun that will assist the development of co-ordination milestones, muscle strength, control, balance, memory retention, and musicality while keeping every class fresh, current and exciting for Vanguard Performing Arts youngest students.

Strongly encouraged by early learning professionals, this program is the perfect start to your little one’s performing arts journey in a safe, nurturing and controlled environment.



Vanguard Performing Arts
6/9 Stanford Way
Malaga WA 6090

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E-mail: info@vanguardperformingarts.com.au

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