National Academy of the Performing Arts

The National Academy of the Performing Arts has set a mission to foster an environment in which people can come together, forming a resilient community. By creating a space where cultural expression is encouraged, national pride has a place to breathe and grow freely.

Offerings and Cost

Their auditorium is a gorgeous piece of architecture, made mostly of glass. This is where guests can view a variety of performances.

For those looking to rent out space in the academy, the VIP lounge is available for $1,000 for 3 hours and $2,500 per day. The auditorium and foyer costs $10,000 per day. The 3 hr set up fee is $1,000.

If you would like a tour of the building, it costs $10 for students and $20 for adults. You can even rent their grand piano for $1,400 per day.

What to Expect

The auditorium features handicapped seating, 4 levels of seating with a capacity of 1200 people, and an orchestra pit that is 57 feet wide. A beautiful fountain is found on site, which creates beautiful aesthetic changes in response to the music being played. For preparation, there are 2 private dressing rooms, 6 group dressing rooms, and 3 rehearsal rooms.


The office is open Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The box office is open Monday through Friday between 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. They close at 4 p.m. on the weekend.

Location and Contact Information

National Academy of the Performing Arts is located toward the eastern outskirts of Port of Spain.

Location: 119 Frederick Street, Port of Spain, Trinidad

Phone: (868) 623-2375




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