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Discover Port Macquarie Performing Arts

Port Macquarie Performing Arts is the Hastings Home of Dance, training the next generation of young people to be the best version of themselves through a passion for dance.

We are committed to providing high-quality dance classes to enhance the overall development of each child. We provide a safe and child-centered environment to encourage our students to explore dance and the performing arts with qualified, nurturing teachers.

About Port Macquarie Performing Arts

Conveniently located inside the Port Macquarie Indoor Stadium, Port Macquarie Performing Arts has the most comprehensive dance facility within the Mid North Coast region. Our space includes 5 state of the art dance studios, dancers lounge, a board room for meetings and homework, a coffee shop and a parent lounge where all of our classes can be observed by family and friends without disturbing the class.

With Classical Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Musical Theatre, Contemporary and Dance Acro classes for students from ages 1 to 100, we use magic and movement to give our students the confidence to discover themselves through the power of the arts.

Whether your child is aiming for a professional career, looking to stay fit or finally ready to give dance a try, we have a class for them. Our passionate, qualified and experienced teachers have a vast range of professional experience across a range of disciplines. Our collective approach is to share our love of dance while being supportive and encouraging to every student that walks through our doors.

From group classes, to one-on-one Extension lessons, we have a class to get your child started on their dance journey.

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Dance Is the Hidden Language of the Soul

Our Vision

At PMPA we are empowering the next generation of young people to be confident, courageous contributors to their community. We provide exceptional experiences that create memories for a lifetime.

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Our Teachers

Our passionate, qualified and experienced teachers are the best in the business. They each have a vast range of professional experience across a range of disciplines and will make your child feel special no matter what stage of their dance journey they are at.

Dance Teachers in Port Macquarie

Peter Gill

Faculty Manager

Peter started dancing at the age of 5 on the Mid North Coast at the Sherrianne Christie Dance and Talent Academy. During his teen years he was taught by both Miss Francessca

Dance Teachers in Port Macquarie

Stacey Morgan


Prior to opening PMPA,Stacey was teaching for the Royal New Zealand Ballet in the role of Education Manager, facilitating a nation wide education programme for dance.

Dance Teachers in Port Macquarie

Angela Jamieson

Performance Manager

Angela began dancing at the age of 4 in Wauchope, under the instruction of Francessca O’Donnell. By the age of 15, she had left home to fulfill her dream of studying