Come in and sign-up!

FREE registration for those that come in and sign-up in the lobby. This discount will be available through August 14th, 2017.


->>>Special OPENING PRICE for new students!

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Welcome to our newest instructor, Dr. Melissa Cancel!


Meet our Drama Doc!

Dr. Melissa Cancel has a Ph.D in Communication with an emphasis in Performance studies and has been teaching professionally for over 22 years. She has extensive experience teaching college level courses as well as directing, judging and assisting other schools, colleges and community productions in acting, theatre, public speaking and more. Dr. Cancel will be available to instruct students and professionals at Hillsdale Fine Arts Academy. We are excited to have her join our academy.

For more information contact us at 813-884-8250 x285 or email


We had a wonderful time playing for the children at the Ronald McDonald Foundation. Our first recital was on 12/4/16. We look forward to being back again this coming Sunday 12/11/16 for our second recital. More pictures are on our facebook under Hillsdale Fine Arts Academy!


Congratulations to the following students:

Alexandra Westcott- 3rd place in jr. piano solo at the Justine LeBaron Young Artist Competition sponsored by the Florida Orchestra

Jacob Lawerence- 1st place in elementary piano solo at SACCS Festival

Jamie Martinez- 1st place in elementary woodwind solo SACCS Festival

Honorable Mentions:

Abigail Peterman- Superior Performance jr. piano solo

Crissy Prill- Superior Performance jr. piano solo

Great job to all students that have competed in a competition or festival this year!

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Welcome Back!

Dear Parents and Students,

We hope you had a wonderful Christmas and New Years. We had a great 2015 and looking forward to an even better 2016 year! Enjoy some of our most recent pictures below. Find us on Facebook and like our page to view more pictures and stay updated with our events!

Make it a great week!


Caroline Wetterlund

HFAA Director


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