All classes are held at Lakeview Rrecreation Center
1013 W Lake Av
Peoria, IL 61614
At Peoria Area Performing Arts School, we are dedicated to providing quality education in Music, Acting and Musical Theater. We believe that solid training in music and theater can enhance a student their entire life. PAPAS also strives to offer a safe space for students of all abilities.
Our students have garnered many scholarships and acceptances to competitive Theater and Musical Theater schools upon graduation. Otterbein University, Belmont University, Point Park University, Rider University, Ohio Northern University, Indiana University, Oklahoma City University, Missouri State University, Ball State, Viterbo University, Slippery Rock University, Oakland University, Texas Christian University to name a few. Many wonderful scholarships are available for higher education for students with training in Music and Theater.
Fun Show Choir for every age! Our advanced groups feature competitive show choir and A Cappella groups
Offering a Children's Theater Program and Acting/Improv for the experienced Actor
Our Annual Summer Musical Theater Institute is open to students through
Your support and contributions will enable us to provide scholarships for students as well as raise funds for live music, sets and studio improvements. Thank you to all of our generous sponsors!
PAPAS desires to offer quality performing arts to every student, regardless of financial means. Your sponsorship can offer a student a great opportunity to develop their gifts and talents and you can advertise your business at the same time.
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We offer Vocal Music, Show Choir & Acting instruction for students of all ages