The Carmel Academy of Performing Arts
"An artistic space with a sacred history filled with memories linked indelibly to the arts on the Monterey Peninsula. It will continue to hold and nourish, instruct and expand the arts to all those who walk up the stairs for generations to come, as it has for the past sixty years."
-Carol Richmond, Studio Owner
Why Choose Us
Personalized, friendly service from our dedicated and professional staff. Our studio has office staff on hand during all regular class times so you can get immediate attention.
Family friendly atmosphere.
Charming, established facility equipped with private music studios. Our studios have "sprung floors" and a vinyl composite called "Marley" which is accepted world wide as the best surface layer for recreational to professional dance.
Balanced program offering students of all ages a variety of dance styles, theater experience, music lessons & performance opportunities.
Dance, Music & Theater education for the whole family in 1 location - saves gas!
The Peninsula's ONLY studio offering Royal Academy of Dance Vocational Training!