Kabby Mitchell III, Founder

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 Is a ballet based  501c3 non-profit that provides our most deserving African-American and racially diverse youth with world class opportunities to achieve Artistic Excellence. 

Our program offers ballet and multicultural dance instruction for children and teens ages 6-18 that aims to provide the discipline, the creativity and the confidence to reach their highest potential. Classes in ballet, liturgical, West African, hip-hop and Pilates concentrate on proper placement and gradual advancement of motion.


Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities accorded or made available to students at the school.    

It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its education policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs or any other school-administered programs.

T.U.P.A.C. envisions a future where our students will be globally recognized as T.U.P.A.C. artists by the content of their character, the straightness of their spines, the generosity of their spirit and the phenomenal contributions they make to their communities and the planet.