Performing arts are performed by the artist himself and they does not involve the use of other materials. Performing arts originated in ancient Greece. Poets like Sophocles wrote plays which contain elements of dance. Performing arts grew well during the 19th century when variety theatres and ballet became popular. The advent of motion pictures have made films as the most popular medium of performance in the 20th and 21st centuries.The popular performing arts include music, dance, acting and other skill shows. Dance is the art of graceful movements of the human body with expressions. Music performance, acting on a stage and playing of instruments require skill and stage presence.

Website Listings

Cerritos Center

Jun 11, 2010 |

Offers performances in music, dance and theater and unique facilities for meetings, banquets and special events.

Decibel

Jun 11, 2010 |

Promotes diverse practice in the performing arts sector by showcasing the work of some of England's most creative and talented artists and companies.

LIPA UK

Jun 11, 2010 |

The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, based in Paul McCartney's old school is a specialist school for the performing arts.

Palatine

Jun 11, 2010 |

Higher education academy subject centre for dance, drama and music, to support and enhance learning and teaching in performing arts.

Performing Arts Network

Jun 11, 2010 |

Dedicated to the perpetuation of quality performing arts and the exchange and creation of cultural and artistic ideas.

Portlans Center

Jun 11, 2010 |

Official website for Portland center for the performing arts which is the arts and entertainment venue in the Pacific Northwest.

ResCen

Jun 11, 2010 |

Multi-disciplinary, artist driven research centre for research in to creation in the performing arts.

Sony Centre

Jun 11, 2010 |

Located in Toronto offers facilities for performing arts.

Tulsa Peforming Arts Center

Jun 11, 2010 |

Rents its space to resident arts organizations, touring shows, and to the public for private receptions, meetings and seminars.

UKP-Arts

Jun 11, 2010 |

Searchable index of UK performing arts colleges, London performing arts courses, acting classes, musical theatre courses, and more.