Welcome to the Global Performing Arts Alliance!
Join us in inspiring the next generation of talented artists through the transformative power of the performing arts.

The GPAA consists of some of the UKs top Performing Arts leaders and facilitators who are dedicated to providing young individuals with unparalleled access to a wide range of exclusive opportunities. Through our competitions and masterclasses, we strive to enrich and empower performers from all walks of life.

Our masterclasses are designed to elevate your skills and ignite your passion. With our renowned experts and instructors from various disciplines you will get unique insights into world class training, guidance, and inspiration.

Our competitions provide a platform for performers to showcase their abilities and gain recognition on an international stage. We believe in fostering healthy competition and offer valuable performance opportunities which can not only give invaluable experience, but also propel confidence in dance, musical theatre and beyond. Our competitions are not just about winning; they are about learning, growing, and connecting with like minded artists.

The Global Performing Arts Alliance is committed to inclusivity and accessibility. We welcome performers from all backgrounds and experience by creating a welcoming environment where performers can thrive.

2024 - 2025


As well as continuing International Competitions, Theatre Schools and Courses all over the world, GPAA will promote the love of Theatre and Dance through its founding ethos of building cultural bridges.

Newcastle Competition

TO be confirmed

Kent Competition

30th & 31st October 2024

The Stag Theatre

Following in her mother, Leonie’s footsteps, Solange Urdang has dedicated most of her adult life to The Urdang Academy in the pursuit of bringing musical theatre and dance training to young talented students no matter their economic socio background, their shape, size, or the colour of their skin.