Treasured moments       Academy..

of     the

The Academy
in Session

For 8 weeks in March to May 2015, the students and practitioners played, explored, worked with stimuli, learned to collaborate, devise, refine and rehearse.


These photos reveal some of the fun and excitement throughout the process journey.



production pics

Stimulus: what would you do if your world as you knew it was about to TILT and change for ever?


This gallery captures some breath taking moments of the culminating devised performance in

May 2015.

Performing with
Academy Patrons
UK Chamber of Commerce Centenary Ball - May 23rd 2015.


The ISTA Academy Performing Arts Shanghai was invited to perform infront of 1000 esteemed guests at the UK Chamber of Commerce Centenary Ball.  Joining us on stage were our Academy Patrons, Andy Summers (rock guitar legend from the Police) and John Altman (award winning composer, musician and producer).


Asha Luevano (aged 13) performed a Police medley and the Academy performed a 

selection of folk songs to celebrate the UKLater, we performed with John Altman on saxophone and helped with the Chamber's Centenary charity fundraiser.