Welcome to ACPA



                                                  ACPA is a registered training organisation dedicated to the development of Indigenous performing artists. Here you will develop the skills, expertise and practical experience necessary to succeed in the Australian performing arts industry.






ACPA would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of this land and pay our respects to the elders past and present.

What's On

Soul01 Sep


The ACPA Music Department will be taking over the Coffee Club in West End on Tuesday 15th and Wednesday 16th September from 7pm onward to perform Soul, a musical journey through soulful sounds...k.

Upcoming Show - The Motherf***er with the Hat11 Aug

Upcoming Show - The Motherf***er with the Hat

After a premier Broadway production featuring the renowned Chris Rock, The Motherf***er with the Hat is currently wowing audiences at the National Theatre in London. In its Brisbane debut...

Music Department24 Aug

Music Department

On 29 May, the Cert IV actors, musicians and Diploma dancers performed for the first Australian Indigenous College of Business Graduation night. They performed two pieces, one a rendition of “From Little things Big things Grow” sung by Makita Donovan, Lisa Purcell and accompanied by Jarrod Mabo. This was their first performance in front of an audience outside of ACPA.

Acting Department24 Aug

Acting Department

Robert Benedetti, one of America’s top acting tutors, recently visited ACPA where he shared some of his acting tips and wisdom to our acting students...

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