The Canadian College of Performing Arts (CCPA) is located in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia and is owned and operated by The Canadian Heritage Arts Society (CHAS) . CHAS is a non-profit society and a registered charitable organization which has established the CCPA in its endeavour to promote higher education and to support young people who wish to establish careers and contribute to Canadian society. The CCPA benefits promising talent, attracting students from across the nation and around the world. Over the past seventeen years the college has become renowned across Canada for its training and performance programs. Due to its outstanding success in preparing young Canadians for careers in the performing arts, graduates of this program are now starring on TV, in movies and on stages across the nation and around the world.
The Canadian College of Performing Arts offers a two year (September-April) intensive diploma program, and a Year III applied diploma program. Expert instruction is offered in the comprehensive skills required for a stage or screen career as a singer, actor, dancer and/or in Musical Theatre. Currently, there is no feeder programme in Canada offering the full complement of studies in acting, singing, dancing and musical theatre like the Canadian College of Performing Arts. The Directors of the college, Ron Schuster and Darold Roles, are highly respected professionals in the field of performing arts in all of the crucial areas of production, training and fiscal responsibility. CCPA offers a broad scope of studies led by seasoned professional instructors which will prepare students for versatility and longevity in the entertainment industry. Students are given instruction at international performance standards in order to give them every advantage in seeking jobs in Canada or around the world. Classes are offered in an intensive one year program at the college level. Instruction is tailored to meet the needs of high school, university or college graduates.
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