We are the first all inclusive performing arts academy in Vancouver. Dance, theatre and music classes are offered for ages one year through adult, as well as our performing arts preschool for three to four year olds, all in one location. Diverse classes include Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Musical Theatre, Acting, Private Piano, Private Guitar, and Private Drum.  Actors Performing Troupe and Youth Dance Company are audition only groups featuring RPA’s most focused performers.  All classes promise to be challenging and rewarding, encouraging students to explore their creativity through community and joy of movement.


Welcome to Riverside Performing Arts!

Riverside Performing Arts, 1108 Main Street, Vancouver, WA 98660 | 360-694-8662

Website design by Scott Craig | Website development by SMS Graphic Design

Photos by K. Warf Photography and Image Tree Photography

Now registering for Fall!

New Students: Click here to register online.

Current Students: Click here for your account.

Open House 
Sept 5th 9am-2pm
 at our NEW HOME!!!
1307 NE 78th St 
in the Hazel Dell neighborhood of Vancouver! 
Free Classes!
Raffle! Music! Fun!
Free Crafting and Outdoor Play!

Open House Free Class Schedule

9am-9:30:  Storybook Ballet 3-4 yrs   

                  Jazz Dance Fun 4-6 yrs

                  Adult Broadway Jazz (beginning)               

9:30-10:    Tap 3-4 yrs

                  Beginning tap 4-6 yrs

                  Adult Beginning Tap               

10-10:30:   Broadway Bound 4-6 yrs

                  Teen Jazz Funk

10:30-11:   Twirling Twos and Twirling Together

                   Meet and Greet with Piano Teacher Jeremy Knuth

11-11:30:    Musical Theatre 8+ yrs

11:30-12:    Contemporary Dance 8+

                    Beginning Acting 6-8 yrs

12-12:30     Focus Jazz (1 or more years of dance experience)

                   Musical Theatre 8+

12:30-1:      Dance Improvisation 8+

1-1:30:         Beginning Tap 8+


1:30-2:         Beginning Jazz 8+