Performing arts programs
Turn your calling into a curtain call. Whether you want to craft elaborate sets or vie for the lead in a musical, theater classes at St. Petersburg College put you center stage. With two productions a year, you can audition for roles that empower you to perfect your craft and build your resume. Budding actors will revel in our acting classes, while technical theater students learn in our fully-equipped scenic and costume shops and with our state-of-the art lighting and sound systems. And you'll learn from the best - our faculty are all working actors, directors and designers. And did we mention the Study Abroad trips to London?
St. Petersburg College's classes and workshops in jazz, ballet and modern dance prepare you to perform and help you connect with professional dancers and choreographers. An Associate in Arts degree with a dance emphasis prepares you to continue your education or work professionally in the field of dance performance, instruction or choreography.
Don't just listen to others' music - make your own at St. Petersburg College. Our instrumental music classes give aspiring musicians the perfect blend of inspiration and instruction, theory and performance. Our Associate in Arts degree prepares you to continue your education, begin your career in music education, music therapy and as a professional musician. Gain hands-on learning experience through live performances and individual instruction with professional musicians. Our live performance ensembles perform in venues throughout Pinellas County, including the St. Petersburg College Music Center and the Palladium Theater in downtown St. Petersburg.
Take center stage and allow your voice and career to soar with a degree from St. Petersburg College. With an Associate in Arts degree with an emphasis in vocal performance, you will develop and hone your talents through a variety of live performance opportunities and prepare for a career in music education and music therapy. Gain hands-on experience through one-on-one vocal instruction, student recitals and other vocal performance classes. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced performer, our caring and attentive faculty are here to guide you on your way to the spotlight.