Spring 2024 Classes and Shows with Performing Arts Academy (PAA)

November 6, 2023

Are you looking for a fun and exciting way for your child to express themselves creatively? PAA's performing arts classes and shows are the perfect fit! 

With a wide range of Voice, Acting, Dance, and Technical Theatre offerings, we have something for everyone at Performing Arts Academy (PAA). Our experienced instructors will help your kids develop their skills and reach their goals. We are proud to offer classes for adults, too!

We are conveniently located in Highlands Ranch, off C-470 and Quebec, near Park Meadows Mall.


Jungle Book KIDS (Kindergarten-2nd Grade)
The jungle is jumpin' with a jazzy beat! Specially adapted from the classic Disney animated film, Disney's The Jungle Book KIDS features a host of colorful characters and your favorite songs from the movie.

  • Auditions: Wednesday, January 17
  • Rehearsals: January 17-April 10 (Wednesdays from 4:30–6:00 PM)

Mary Poppins JR (3rd-6th Grade)
Your favorite practically perfect nanny takes center stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious adventure based on the award-winning Broadway musical and classic Walt Disney film. Mary Poppins takes the children in her care on many magical and memorable adventures, but Jane and Michael aren't the only ones upon whom she has a profound effect.

  • Auditions: Tuesday, January 16
  • Rehearsals: January 16-April 19 (Tuesdays/Thursdays from 6:30–8:00 PM)

Beware the Jabberwock (6th-12th Grade)
Emma and Lucy are lost in Tulgey Wood, a mysterious forest full of weird and wonderful creatures. Joined by intrepid but hapless knight Percy, they come face to face with the awesome Jabberwock – and then Lucy is bandersnatched! Eventually, the Jabberwock's terrible secret is revealed, and the children discover what "frumious" really means.

  • Auditions: Tuesday, January 16
  • Rehearsals: January 16-March 2 (Tuesdays/Thursdays from 6:30–8:30 PM)

Into the Woods JR (7th-12th Grade)
Be careful what you wish for, as Stephen Sondheim's and James Lapine's cockeyed fairytale comes to life in this adaptation of their groundbreaking, Tony Award-winning musical. Into the Woods JR. features all of your favorite characters — Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk), and the Witch — in this lyrically rich retelling of classic Brothers Grimm fables.

  • Auditions: Monday, January 22
  • Rehearsals: January 22-April 26 (Mondays/Wednesdays from 6:30–8:30 PM)

PAA offers dance, voice, acting, and technical theatre classes for students in Pre-K through high school! With small class sizes, students receive quality instruction from current industry professionals! Each class ends with a Shareformance for friends and family.

5690 County Line Pl.
Highlands Ranch, CO 80126
(303) 900-7041

PAA operates year-round! For more information and to enroll in spring classes or shows, visit