Archived Events

Grand Forks Performing Arts is absolutely thrilled to present a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for our talented students!

We have secured exclusive access to the mesmerizing Cirque du Soleil show, “Corteo,” in Penticton this coming January!

This is an experience that will inspire and captivate our young performers like never before. Tickets for this unforgettable event are available for purchase on our website, conveniently located in the class portal under the “Events” section.

Consider these tickets as amazing Christmas or birthday gifts for your budding artists, and secure your spots as soon as possible. We have both student and adult tickets available they are at a discounted rate. Please note that GFPA will not be providing transportation or accommodation for this event; however, we are delighted to offer you this unique opportunity at a discounted price.

Don’t let this incredible chance pass you by! Purchase your tickets before the end of November and be part of an enchanting evening that will leave cherished memories for a lifetime.

We are so excited to announce our GFPA WINTER SPECTACULAR!!

This amazing event will be on Saturday December 9th 6:00pm at the USCC hall!

We will have many special guests: Les Folles Jambettes Cancan Dancers, the amazing aerialist Jenn Bruyer the talented Danielle Buna and the incredible Lori J Barrett on vocals!

This will be a Christmas event you won’t want to miss!

Mark your calendars!

We are SO excited to announce our 2nd annual Santa Picture Day at Grand Forks Performing Arts School!

Last year was a smashing success and Peter Kalasz wowed us with his amazing photos!

This years pictures will be on Sunday November 26th from 12-3 at the studio! There will also be some games, crafts, music and more!

This is a fundraiser for our Dance Company!

Be sure to mark your calendars!

Have you registered for our Hip Hop Workshop yet?

Clara is our guest instructor and we’re so excited to have her!

Clara’s journey in the world of performing arts began in her early childhood, igniting a lifelong passion for dance and the stage. She’s now a versatile performance artist, and her impressive credentials reflect her unwavering dedication:

– Accumulated 19 years of dance training spanning 8 diverse genres, including 8 years at Steps Dance Centre.
– Garnered 10 years of experience in musical theatre, featuring leading roles in 9 full-scale productions.
– Received 6 years of choreography training.
– Dedicated 8 years to classical, Broadway, and contemporary voice training.
– Devoted 10 years to mastering 4 different musical instruments.

Clara’s commitment to excellence has resulted in numerous scholarships and awards in the performing arts, earned at festivals and competitions in BC and Alberta. In 2015, she was awarded a significant scholarship to attend an advanced musical theatre academy in Missoula, Montana, where she had the privilege of learning directly from acclaimed Broadway and Hollywood actors.

Having shared her talents with children for the past 9 years in various settings like daycares, camps, and community programs, Clara discovered the ideal blend of her performing arts expertise and her passion for teaching.

Clara’s vision is to continue her training and inspire others, specializing in Hip Hop and Acro. She is even certified in Acrobatic Arts modules 1 & 2. Clara’s dedication to Hip Hop leads her to engage in online programs and training in Vancouver, ensuring that her skills are always current and inspiring.

Your child can experience the enchantment of Clara’s Hip Hop Workshop for just $20. Register today on our website and let’s create dance floor memories that will endure a lifetime!


If you have any questions feel free to stop by, email us, or give us a call during business hours. We look forward to speaking with you!


Monday-Thursday: 3PM–8PM, Friday: 9AM-2PM

222 72th Ave. Grand Forks BC, Canada V0H1H0