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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.

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Following cancelations due to snow The Mayor's Schools Christmas Concert will now take place at Dudley Town Hall on Tuesday 19th December and DPA Concert 4 (Electric Guitars and Percussion Groups) will take place at Netherton Arts Centre on January 8th. Please hang on to your tickets as these are valid for the new dates.


Tuesday 19th, Advanced Strings and Wind Band to arrive 17:00. Singers to arrive 17:30

Monday 8th, All  guitar groups to arrive at 17:30, percussion group to arrive at 18:15

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.

Paying for services

Use this area of the website to pay for tuition as requested by your school or Dudley Performing Arts.

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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.