Dance, Drama & Theatre Arts and Music are currently offered at the Centre as elective courses. Students accrue three credits towards their respective degrees through the Faculty of Education and Liberal Studies. Outstanding students from our courses form the UTech, Jamaica Art and Theatre Ensemble which at present, are being trained for professional performances.

  • Introduction to Dance 
  • Introduction to Drama &Theatre Arts 
  • Introduction to Music


Dance and Drama & Theatre Arts are also offered as extracurricular activities, along with Choir, Drumming, Instrumental Band,  Steel Pan and Visual Arts. The extra-curricular programmes are made available to students, staff and the wider Papine Community, who are interested in self expression through the arts. There is a scheduled time and day for each discipline, and students are expected to attend classes on a regular basis. Outstanding and committed members also form part of the UTech, Jamaica Art and Theatre Ensemble.

  • Choir
  • Dance
  • Drama & Theatre Arts
  • Drumming 
  • Instrumental Band  
  • Steel Pan
  • Visual Arts