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Welcome to Dudley Performing Arts

Arts Council England

Dudley Performing Arts (DPA) encourages people of all ages and abilities to participate in community music and arts activities.

DPA works in partnership with schools and other organisations, both in the borough and regionally, to deliver opportunities for young people. If you or your organisation have ideas to deliver opportunities for children and young people or would like to develop a partnership with DPA please contact us.

For more information follow our links to:

Information for schools

Information for parents and young people

Dudley Music Education Hub

Through the Dudley Music Education Hub we are committed to providing opportunities for children and young people to be involved in regular performance activities. We believe this is a vital part of a child’s musical tuition and enhances their musical development.

For more information visit Dudley Music Education Hub.

Dudley Music Education Hub performance groups online form (enrolment form)

Netherton Arts Centre

DPA is based at Netherton Arts Centre (NAC). As well as being home to Dudley Performing Arts the Victorian building has a 322 seat theatre which is used to stage many DPA performances. The venue is also available to hire.

For more information visit Netherton Arts Centre.

Latest news

Rock at the NAC - Thursday 23 March 2017

Calling all young bands.... come and join us at one of this year’s key events for young musicians at Netherton Arts Centre on Thursday 23 March 2017.

:: More information here.