LeRan Performing Arts Centre Shanghai was established in 2012. We are driven by a collaborative passion to bring stories to life.
Consequently, LeRan Theatre in Education programs are designed to engage, inspire, and educate passionate performers of all ages.
Apart from its renowned Musical Theatre program, LeRan is the registered exam centre in China for the world-recognized London Trinity College London examinations.
Aligned with Trinity College's philosophy, to be artistically ambitious and experimental, LeRan exists to provide an inclusive home for performance innovation. We are based in Shanghai, with an artistic eye on the world.
We are proud of LeRan’s mission to, Help Others Look Amazing! (Hola!)
LeRan is led by a team of experienced staff who have good links with the creative industry. As professionals, they are committed to creating a performance environment dedicated to collaborative journeys of the body, mind and spirit. Here expressive self-discovery is nurtured, through experimentation with performance skills, applied through ensemble techniques.
Artistic diversity is a hallmark of practical learning opportunities at LeRan. We bring stories to life in a way that nurtures individual aspirations. A process where students learn invaluable skills to perform successfully at every stage of life. Through interactions that exist between words, music, and movement we draw on everyone's strengths to prioritise positive experiences for all participants.
Alongside our acclaimed programs of musical theatre drama, vocal, dance, and choir, LeRan also provides various short-term workshops, master classes, and overseas art exchange programs. By design, these extra activities are challenging. They aim to be part of a process that extends original thinking. Places to redefine, and reinterpret character roles in-depth, discovering how to have impact as an artistically, gifted communicator.
Immersed in an environment where emotions and feelings cannot be expressed by words alone, LeRan students are encouraged to take creative risks. which are artistically expressive and extend personal boundaries. For those who share our passion for the performing arts ‘Welcome!’ Enquire now how being part of LeRan provides an incredible opportunity to put into practice, performance skills that will last a lifetime.