NQ Performing Arts – A Great Place to SING ~ DANCE ~ ACT and Just Be Me!

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North Queensland Performing Arts


Owner and Principal of North Queensland Performing Arts, Sharon Ransom, has a Masters Degree in Education Guidance & Counselling, a Graduate Diploma in Education, Bachelor of Music Degree with Honours and, an Associate Diploma in Singing.

Sharon grew up in Townsville and from a very early age, study of Ballet, Violin, Piano and Voice was her life. Sharon is a proud Heatley Primary girl, and Kirwan High Graduate, where she first fell in love with performing in musicals, and still, loves being involved in the local Musical Theatre Community. Sharon says “With the help of our incredible administration team, our head of dance, Miss Jillian Page, and numerous talented singing, dancing and drama teachers, we have slowly watched North Queensland Performing Arts develop into an exciting hub of performing arts training.

North Queensland PERFORMING ARTS

A Great Place To Sing, Dance, Act and Just Be Me


  • North Queensland Performing Arts trains little ones from 2yrs to sing in tune, explore, create and respond to different styles of music in song and movement through our READY SET DANCE program.
  • North Queensland Performing Arts offers classes for all school age students in Fitness & Flexibility, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop, Ballet, Tap, Jazz,Acting and Voice.
  • STUDENT TEACHING: From yr 10, students at North Queensland Performing Arts have the opportunity to develop their beginner teaching skills and syllabus knowledge through shadowing our Studio Teachers in multiple classes of varying ages, while completing their own practical exams as a pre-requisite to start their Teachers of Dancing qualifications.

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At our Main Studio in Aitkenvale, NQPA is a training space of endless possibilities.


  • READY SET DANCE LEVEL 1 for 2&3yrS
  • READY SET DANCE LEVEL 2 for 4&5yrs

Syllabus Classes with Exam and Eisteddfod opportunities:

  • Private Singing Lessons
  • Singing Group Lessons
  • Eisteddfod Group Dance Classes
  • Musical Theatre
  • Acting
  • Ballet
  • Tap
  • Jazz

CLASSES FOR public performance opportunities:

  • READY SET DANCE 2-5yr olds
  • Elite Troupe Training 6–17yr olds
  • Hip Hop
  • Fitness & Flexibility


We are bringing a huge musical to town in July.
‘Jesus Christ Superstar’
 Featuring Luke Kennedy as Jesus.

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Monday - Friday 9am-10am and 3:30pm - 7:30pm
Saturday 8:45am - 4pm

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