Northern Ireland's Leading and Most Exciting Theatre School For All Ages and Abilities

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The BSPA adheres to current COVID-19 guidelines which will be updated regularly. Your child's safety is of paramount importance to us. If you have any concerns, please contact us here.

A Very Warm Welcome

Founded in 2010, Belfast School of Performing Arts( BSPA) is Northern Ireland’s largest, leading  Performing Arts school specialising in singing, dancing and drama coaching for children and young adults of all abilities and backgrounds.

Under the direction of our Artistic Director: Peter Corry, our students receive exceptional specialist training from fully qualified performance artists and teachers in a safe and encouraging learning environment.

Our school takes pride in teaching much more than just performance. Our unique environment nurtures close friendships, self-confidence, determination and an array of transferable skills that help students succeed not only on stage, but in their day to day lives.

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“BSPA has helped me to develop my passion for dancing, but also gave me the confidence to try new things I wouldn’t have before”

Success has many faces at the BSPA. See how the BSPA has helped children and young adults achieve more than just an ability to perform.

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If you’re visiting us here at the BSPA for the first time, we warmly welcome you to our website. Please click the links below to learn more about the BSPA and why our students and parents get so much from their time with us.

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Current Parents

Parents – If you’re looking for the most up-to-date information about upcoming events or school news, these are the pages for you. If you have any questions, please do feel free to get in contact with us here.

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Student Zone

If you’re a prospective student interested in attending the BSPA, why not have a look at our Student Zone where you can find information for your age group about what you can expect at the BSPA. If you have any questions or concerns, you can get in contact with us here.

Young Adults (14-19)


You may have many questions about BSPA, we understand. That’s why we’ve created a Frequently Asked Questions section within the website. Click the button to view the questions.

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Child Safety and Welfare

BSPA recognises that the welfare and safety of its pupils are paramount. Our policies are based on the current law and guidance to protect children. We adhere to current COVID-19 guidelines.

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Support Us

As N. Ireland’s leading Theatre School we are totally self-funded and do not receive any financial support from the Arts. We are always looking to provide the best possible opportunities for our Pupils and are always looking for sponsorship from Companies or individuals

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At BSPA, we produce many shows and events. Check out our photo galleries from our events and maybe spot one or two familiar faces.

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“Both my children have now been going to BSPA since they were 3 and it is the highlight to their week.”

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