The Theater

Meet the new
Education Director
Dr. Art Zilleruelo

I’m incredibly excited to announce that I’ve accepted a new position as Director of Education at the Academy of the Performing Arts in Orleans, Massachusetts.

We’re actively recruiting teachers, and I invite any art, music, theatre arts, and dance educators on the Cape who might wish to teach for us to email their CV or resume, along with a brief cover letter, to

We’re also interested in collaborating with galleries, studios, and educational institutions, and we welcome any and all such proposals.

We’ll also be incorporating the performance of poetry into our curriculum, and we look forward to partnering up with bookstores, coffeehouses, and other venues for poetry readings.

Here’s to a future filled with community, healing, and the arts!


the Academy of Performing Arts


The Academy of Performing Arts is a non-profit organization that stages year-round productions of live theatrical performances in a unique and historic arena theater and offers a wide array of educational opportunities in the performing arts, all serving the greater Cape Cod community from its home in Orleans.  This organization Also provides opportunities for the Cape Cod community to enjoy, experience and become proficient in drama, music, dance and production.

The Playhouse has a long history as a community theater and performance arts school.

Please support the efforts to bring it back to life

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