PSA alumni have appeared in over 70 musicals worldwide and performed with some of the biggest cabarets across Europe and America together with supporting high profile entertainers including:


We are one of the most recognised Performing Arts institutions in Australia, with an internal talent management arm – Patrick Management dedicated to managing and developing the careers of our performing artists.

Superb location (30-second walk to Chapel Street) with state-of-the-art facilities, including 8 dance studios, 3 Drama / Vocal Studios, 2 Academic classrooms and newly renovated Lecture Theatre.

We offer Tertiary Dance, Performing Arts and Musical Theatre and full time academic and performance education for high school aged children at our Arts High School. We also offer a part-time professional development program for ages 7-18, who train after school and on Saturdays.

Our partnership with Swinburne University means we provide nationally accredited qualifications for all Tertiary students.
Programs are designed in accordance to industry needs, ensuring Patrick’s students are highly respected and sought-after during studies and post-grad.
We offer a supportive, inspiring and disciplined environment, from which students can reach their full artistic potential and succeed in a highly competitive industry.
Teaching staff and directors include award-winning, credited industry professionals, who equip our students with valuable tools and contacts to succeed in the real world. This is further supported by Patrick Management, our internal talent management team.

A high rate of our graduates are seen in the world’s biggest productions.