commitment of Upper Canada Academy of Performing Arts is
to provide outstanding preparation in music and the performing
arts. Every student receives encouragement to achieve his
or her potential. The Academy provides a solid and inspiring
performing arts education which consists of significant
breadth inside and outside the studio. Individual vocal
and instrumental instruction, choirs (children's, youth,
special needs and adult), instrumental ensembles, music
theory, history, composition and arranging, dance, puppet
theatre courses and more offer participants in Academy programs
the opportunity to observe, work with and perform with other
students and faculty.
faculty represent a broad range of expertise and experience.
UCA Faculty perform and compose music professionally, write,
produce and perform professional puppet theatre works, correograph
and perform in professional dance productions, and bring
significant academic expertise.
curriculum and teaching methods have been developed to actively
engage students in the creative process, to instill a passion
for learning and creating, leading students to think independently
and to create cooperatively.